Africa Cup of Nations qualifying: Five big observations
Ed Dove runs through the key talking points from opening rounds of Afcon qualifiers across Africa.
Africa Cup of Nations: Ethiopia stun Ivory Coast, Madagascar bag record win
Ethiopia caused the first real shock of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers when they came from behind to stun the Ivory Coast with a 2-1 vict
Salah-less Egypt held to draw by minnows Comoros in AFCON qualifying
Egypt, without injured striker Mohamed Salah, lacked a cutting edge in front of goal as they were held to a 0-0 draw by tiny Comoros Islands.
Victor Osimhen one-man wrecking ball for Nigeria Super Eagles in Afcon qualifying
Victor Osimhen has finally broken through at international level with the Super Eagles, and coach Gernot Rohr deserves credit for his emergence.
AFCON qualifiers: Nigeria wins, South Africa rebound over Sudan
Nigeria and South Africa each won their games in Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers on Sunday.
Kessie penalty helps Ivory Coast to AFCON qualifying win over Niger
AC Milan midfielder Franck Kessie scored a second-half penalty as Ivory Coast laboured to a 1-0 victory over Niger.