The likes of Nigeria and Senegal are in World Cup qualification groups they should easily win... But hubris could see a giant come crashing down.
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Cape Town City coach Jan Olde Riekerink has had a tricky start to life at the club, facing defeats and a fanbase still missing Benni McCarthy.
Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Ghana, and South Africa face tough roads to Qatar as African qualifying competition for the 2022 World Cup was unveiled.
The recent CAF Awards ceremony provided an ideal opportunity to look forward and predict how the next year will look for African football.
The Bundesliga doesn't have a massive foothold in Africa... yet. Robert Klein, the league's international CEO, plans to change that.
Luther Singh has helped South Africa's Under-23s qualify for the Tokyo Olympics, but his long term goals see him wearing a Barcelona shirt too.
What did we learn about Egypt, Ivory Coast and South Africa during the U-23 Africa Cup of Nations, and how are they shaping up for Tokyo 2020?
Nigeria and South Africa each won their games in Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers on Sunday.
Thomas Partey's long-range shot gave Ghana the lead and 19-year-old debutant Mohammed Kudus added the second in a 2-0 home win over South Africa.
Respective coaches James Kwesi Appiah and Molefi Ntseki will be under intense scrutiny when Ghana and South Africa clash.
Wednesday's group stage openers mark the proper kickoff for the Cameroon 2021 campaign, less than four months after the 2019 final.
Lebo Mothiba ended his long wait for a goal by scoring twice in Strasbourg's Ligue 1 victory over Nimes, while Salah and Mane starred for Liverpool.
Former Everton and South Africa winger Steven Pienaar, one of the country's most successful exports to Europe, has made a move into coaching.
South Africa striker Lars Veldwijk finds himself at a career crossroads as Sparta Rotterdam prepare for a Eredivisie clash against PSV Eindhoven.
La Liga's new Managing Director for Africa, Marcos Pelegrin, has only been in the job a few weeks, but is clearly a fan of the continent's players.
South African second-tier team TS Galaxy's journey remains one of the most compelling narratives in African club football... how far can they go?
Olympic gold-medalist runner Caster Semenya has signed with South African football club JVW Girls.
South Africa's federation says Madagascar pulled out of Saturday's game amid xenophobic violence in Johannesburg.
South Africa striker Percy Tau is one of the country's brightest talents, but his journey to Europe's leagues took a long, and still winding, path.
South Africa women's national team captain Janine van Wyk has signed a one-year deal with Danish pro club Fortuna Hjorring.
South Africa head coach Stuart Baxter resigned from his position on Friday, citing it was the right time to move on.
Former South African football player Marc Batchelor was shot dead outside his home in Johannesburg on Monday, police have confirmed.
Nigeria showed a lot of positives in their 2-1 quarterfinal win over South Africa, but as Colin Udoh writes, there are still areas to improve.
Nigeria sneaked into the Africa Cup of Nations semifinals when William Troost Ekong scored late to down South Africa 2-1 on Wednesday.
The emergence of South Africa's Thembinkosi Lorch has been one of the most fascinating subplots at the Africa Cup of Nations.