Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Ghana, and South Africa face tough roads to Qatar as African qualifying competition for the 2022 World Cup was unveiled.
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Former Nigeria coach Samson Siasia is raising funds to fight his corruption ban, but would checking his emails from FIFA have saved him the trouble?
A source close to Kelechi Iheanacho told ESPN the player was always confident that he would take his chance when it arrived.
The recent CAF Awards ceremony provided an ideal opportunity to look forward and predict how the next year will look for African football.
With the Premier League's mid-season transfer window now in full swing, Ed Dove recalls the best and worst January deals involving African players.
African players are regularly central to the key narratives of a transfer window, and January 2020 ought to be no different.
While Assist Oshoala (controversially) won CAF Women's Player of the Year, Nigeria fans had little else to celebrate as some big names missed out.
Heading into the new year, Lille's Victor Osimhen found himself unseated from atop the Nigeria Power Rankings by Turkey-based Kayode Olanrewaju.
November saw Victor Osimhen return to his previous best form for Lille, while Cyriel Dessers stormed into second in his first ever appearance here.
As the festive season kicks off in earnest, with Thanksgiving in the USA the first stop, Nigeria's footballers are getting into the giving spirit.
Fenerbahce's Victor Moses announced his Nigeria retirement last year, but with a tough time in Turkey, could a return to Chelsea restart his career?
Ed Dove runs through the key talking points from opening rounds of Afcon qualifiers across Africa.
Nigeria's failure at the under-23 Afcon represents a trend of the nation's decline at youth level, as a result of stagnation and disarray back home.
Victor Osimhen has finally broken through at international level with the Super Eagles, and coach Gernot Rohr deserves credit for his emergence.
Nigeria and South Africa each won their games in Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers on Sunday.
Senegal eased to a 2-0 win over Congo while Nigeria could only scrape a 2-1 victory over Benin in the opening day of 2021 AFCON qualifiers.
Nigeria overcame a scare from Benin to eke out a win in their opening 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier. Here are three takeaways from the game
Wednesday's group stage openers mark the proper kickoff for the Cameroon 2021 campaign, less than four months after the 2019 final.
Starting this Africa Cup of Nations campaign with anything other than a win against Benin is not a scenario that can be countenanced in Nigeria,.
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.
NFF president Amaju Pinnick and four other chief officials have been acquitted on 16 counts of alleged misappropriation of $US8.4 million.
QPR midfielder Ebere Eze is producing such a level of form that Gernot Rohr soon will be unable to overlook him for Nigeria's Super Eagles.
West Brom face Stoke in the Championship on Monday. Semi Ajayi will take to the field but an injured Oghenekaro Etebo will not, much to his dismay.
The U-17 World Cup presents an ideal opportunity for football fans to catch a first glimpse of the superstars of tomorrow. Then there's Nii Lamptey.