Scrutiny on coaches as Black Stars, Bafana Bafana open AFCON 2021 journey
Respective coaches James Kwesi Appiah and Molefi Ntseki will be under intense scrutiny when Ghana and South Africa clash.
Afcon qualifiers: Meet the air traffic controller directing Cape Verde's footballing ascent
When your day job is managing thousands of lives in criss-crossing aircraft across a continent, managing a football team holds few terrors.
Africa Cup of Nations 2021 qualifiers: The road to Cameroon begins
Wednesday's group stage openers mark the proper kickoff for the Cameroon 2021 campaign, less than four months after the 2019 final.
Liverpool's Mohamed Salah out of Egypt games, in protective boot
Mohamed Salah has been ruled out of Egypt's African Cup of Nations qualifiers, and was pictured wearing a protective boot on his ankle.
Gernot Rohr must overcome more than Benin in Nigeria Super Eagles' Afcon quest
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,.
South Sudan's growing bastion of Australian-based players
South Sudan's long road to AFCON 2021 begins next week. Remarkably, 12 players will travel 7,000 miles from Australia to play for the Bright Stars.