ESPN's Ed Dove predicts the winners of the World Cup qualifying playoffs, and rues the draw that will see either Salah or Mane miss out on Qatar.
The Super Eagles were brought to ground with a thud on Sunday, with Tunisia upsetting a Nigeria side that looked to be cruising to the AFCON title.
Captain Youssef Msakni scored with a long-range shot to hand COVID-hit Tunisia an improbable 1-0 win over 10-man Nigeria in Garoua on Sunday.
Liverpool teammates Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane face each other in the African World Cup playoffs, after Egypt and Senegal were drawn together.
Nigeria's William Troost-Ekong has recaptured his best form as the Super Eagles won all three of their group games at the Africa Cup of Nations.
Nigeria interim coach Augustin Eguavoen is almost certain to keep the job on a permanent basis, but only if he wants it.
Nigeria's 2-0 win on Wednesday ensured that the Super Eagles became only team to emerge from the AFCON group stage with maximum points.
Nigeria sent Guinea-Bissau home from the Africa Cup of Nations with a comfortable 2-0 win on Wednesday.
Former captain Jay-Jay Okocha says Nigeria have reclaimed their "fear factor" two wins iinto their Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) campaign.
The Super Eagles are playing with freedom and flair under Augustine Eguavoen -- a style that has not always been the case for the interim boss.
Nigeria recorded a comfortable 3-1 win over Sudan in Garoua at the Africa Cup of Nations finals, ensuring that they progress to the knockout phase.
On Saturday, Nigeria's biggest challenges against Sudan will be making sure they don't believe their own hype, or underestimate their opponents.
Augustine Eguavoen's Nigeria put a chaotic build-up to the Africa Cup of Nations behind them with an emphatic 1-0 win over Mo Salah's Egypt.
Kelechi Iheanacho scored a superb goal to help Nigeria to a 1-0 victory over a below-par Egypt in their Africa Cup of Nations clash on Tuesday.
Losing four starters before a tournament is hardly ideal, but Nigeria captain Ahmed Musa says his team is confident ahead of their AFCON opener.
ESPN ranks the kits at the Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon, and the winner will surprise you.
The Africa Cup of Nations, delayed from 2021, takes place in Cameroon from January 9 to February 6. Here's everything you need to know about AFCON.
Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo will not play at the Africa Cup of Nations after his club refused to let him go, officials confirmed on Thursday.
As we step into the New Year, ESPN's Ed Dove reveals his five big 2022 wishes for the African game over the coming 12 months.
Nigeria striker Emmanuel Dennis has been excused from participating at the Africa Cup of Nations as his club side Watford are "baring fangs."
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