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4dColin Udoh

Ighalo devastated by Bafana Bafana miss

Odion Ighalo tells KweséESPN he is "devastated and sad" after suffering an injury that has effectively ended his season.

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4dDami Ugbane

Onyekuru replaces Ighalo in Nigeria squad

Galatasary forward Henry Onyekuru has been called up from the standby list to replace Odion Ighalo ahead of Nigeria's AFCON qualifier vs Bafana.

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5dMichael Oti Adjei

Ghana recall Ayew brothers for Ethiopia

The Ayew brothers are set to end their year-long absence from the Black Stars squad after being called up for the Ethiopia clash.

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5dDaniel Ekonde, Special to KweséESPN

Djoum makes Cameroon return for Morocco clash

Hearts midfielder Arnaud Djoum has been named in Cameroon's squad for their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Morocco on November 16.

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6dNick Said

End to Thulani Serero saga is welcome news

Thulani Serero's return to Bafana Bafana for the AFCON qualifier vs. Nigeria came as a welcome surprise, and one that finally sees sanity prevail.

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12dColin Udoh

Olamilekan selection does Rohr no favours

Gernot Rohr's selection of Adeleye Olamilekan may have been a response to critics of his usual policy, but it could just lead to more problems.

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12dAndrew Oryada

Uganda squad named for Cape Verde qualifier

Uganda coach Sebastien Desabre has named a 30-man squad ahead of a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier against Cape Verde next month.

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14dColin Udoh

In-form Victor Osimhen earns Nigeria recall

Charleroi's Victor Osimhen has been recalled to the 23-man Nigeria squad for next month's Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against South Africa.

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25dColin Udoh

Ndidi regretting costly yellow card

Nigeria midfielder Wilfred Ndidi is "really disappointed" at the thought of missing next month's 2019 AFCON qualifier against South Africa.

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26dAndrew Oryada

Desabre takes credit for Miya double

Uganda head coach Sebastien Desabre has taken credit for attacking midfielder Farouk Miya's two-goal showing against Lesotho on Tuesday.

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26dSimba Mushati

Chawapiwa display augurs well for Warriors

It's been a long time coming, but Baroka winger Talent Chawapiwa was finally handed the opportunity to impress in Zimbabwe's 1-1 draw with the DRC.

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27dDami Ugbane

Rohr pleased with young Nigeria despite wobble

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has praised the effort and quality of his young team after they secured a vital 3-2 win against Libya in Sfax on Tuesday.

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27dDami Ugbane

Libya 2-3 Nigeria: What did we learn?

Nigeria took a massive step towards the Africa Cup of Nations on Tuesday when they defeated Libya 3-2 away to move to the top of Group E.