More than half of all players at the finals of last year's European Championship and Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) were subjected to online abuse.
Nigeria are processing their World Cup woes by showing no mercy in Africa Cup of Nations qualifying, but there's still work to do.
Victor Osimhen scored four goals as Nigeria completed a record 10-0 thrashing of Sao Tome & Principe in their 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier.
Third time was the charm for Nigeria coach Jose Peseiro as his side finally eked out a win, beating Sierra Leone 2-1 in AFCON qualifying.
Egypt suffered a shock 2-0 loss to Ethiopia as World Cup-bound Morocco and Cameroon recorded narrow victories in Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.
Sadio Mane slotted home a penalty seven minutes into stoppage time to hand reigning African champions Senegal a narrow 1-0 win over Rwanda at home.
The first two games of his reign did not go to plan for new Nigeria coach Jose Peseiro, but he showed signs of good things to come.
World Cup-bound Ghana and Tunisia were both held to draws in Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers on Sunday while Egypt scored a late winner.
Sadio Mane scored a hat trick as Senegal began their Africa Cup of Nations title defence with a 3-1 qualifying victory over Benin.
Africa Cup of Nations hosts Ivory Coast beat Zambia 3-1 at home on Friday to hand new coach Jean-Louis Gasset a winning start to his tenure.
Nigeria faltered when it mattered and Mohamed Salah's dream season seemed to fizzle out. Here are African football's biggest letdowns of the season.
With Italy and Argentina contesting the first Finalissima, here's how the CONMEBOL-UEFA Cup of Champions ranks among other international silverware.
Nigeria played two games against Olympic gold medallists Canada in April, and the test prepared them well for AWCON and World Cup qualification.
Nigeria's Kelechi Nwakali said his contract with Spanish side Huesca was terminated because he refused to bow to pressure not to play at AFCON.
With the Africa Cup of Nations in the books, the continent's football leaders cannot rest, as many lessons must be learned from a month in Cameroon.
Liverpool forward Sadio Mane will have a stadium named in his honour in his home region of Sedhiou, following Senegal's triumph at the AFCON.
Senegal Head of State Macky Sall has gifted Senegal's victorious Africa Cup of Nations squad with financial rewards and land.
Jurgen Klopp has said Mohamed Salah is still struggling to come to terms with Egypt's penalty shoot-out defeat in the Africa Cup of Nations final.
Chelsea forward Hakim Ziyech says he has no plans to return to the Morocco national team even if they qualify for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
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Sadio Mane helped Senegal finally lift the Africa Cup of Nations trophy, banishing decades of heartache in the process.
Barcelona's all-round effort beat Atletico, Erling Haaland-less Dortmund struggled and penalties were important in the FA Cup and AFCON.
Senegal beat Egypt 4-2 on penalties to win their first ever Africa Cup of Nations title on Sunday, with Sadio Mane scoring the deciding spot kick.
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