As we approach the conclusion of the extended CAF Champions League group stage, KweséESPN profiles five star men of the competition so far.
Ivory Coast have confirmed that Jeremie Boga and Jean-Philippe Gbamin have committed their international futures to the Elephants.
As Victor Moses edges closer to the title, Kwesé ESPN profile Chelsea's top five Premier League-winning Africans.
Didier Drogba attended his first Phoenix Rising FC match on Sunday and was officially introduced to the fans after joining the club.
Mauricio Pochettino has made Victor Wanyama into the complete player, but his brother McDonald Mariga has been the biggest influence on his career.
The former Chelsea and Montreal Impact player is hoping to help the team in its quest to become an MLS expansion team.
Liverpool forward Sadio Mane has said he is aiming to return "better than before" after undergoing knee surgery.
Borussia Dortmund have fined Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for his masked celebration in the 1-1 derby draw at Schalke on Saturday.
KweséESPN reviews the best and worst of Africa's stars across Europe's five major leagues this weekend.
Liverpool forward Sadio Mane limped off injured in the second half of his side's Merseyside derby on at Anfield on Saturday.
Yaya Toure says he finds it "difficult" and "annoying" to be constantly defending while backing the attacking style of Pep Guardiola.
Borussia Dortmund forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has said he may limit his involvement with Gabon in order to be fully fit for the Revierderby.
Dimitri Seluk said he expected Toure to leave in the summer and suggested he could cross Manchester to play for City's closest rivals.
Aubameyang's hair featured the Nike "Swoosh" during the 6-2 win, in which the Gabon striker scored his 20th and 21st goals of the season.
Sadio Mane's agent has dismissed suggestions that the Liverpool forward rejected a summer move to Tottenham Hotspur due to his wage demands.
ESPN FC correspondents covering the clubs most frequently linked with Aubameyang make the case for him joining their side.
Yaya Toure's agent has told Sky the Manchester City player "likes football more than money" amid reports there has been renewed interest from China.
Manchester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho and Arsenal attacking midfielder Alex Iwobi have been handed awards at CAF's Player of the Year ceremony.
Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel has confirmed he is joining Chinese Super League club Tianjin TEDA after 10 years at Stamford Bridge.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger praised Alex Iwobi's "exceptional" abilities as a playmaker after he filled in for the sick Mesut Ozil on Sunday.
Ivory Coast legend Didier Drogba has spoken out in the defence of professional footballers in Africa, demanding change to improve working conditions.
John Mikel Obi has not kicked a ball in anger for Chelsea this season but Manchester United could benefit from his presence in midfield.
The Manchester City midfielder, a four-time winner of the prize, made his first Premier League appearance of the season on Saturday.
Aurier was criticised by Drogba after being involved in a number of controversial episodes earlier this year.
Montreal Impact striker Didier Drogba has said he has no plans to end his playing career when his current contract expires.