Morocco and Senegal moved to within one victory of advancing to the last phase of African World Cup qualifying after wins on Saturday.
Guinea have been forced to move their next home matches in World Cup qualifiers after the country's coup d'etat.
Clubs from Guinea will not be allowed to play at home in African club competition matches over the next fortnight following a coup in the country.
Liverpool are attempting to get Guinea international Naby Keita back to Anfield 'in a timely and secure manner' following a coup d'etat.
Egypt beat Gabon and Namibia surprised Togo but the matches were overshadowed by a dramatic flight from Morocco's team after un uprising in Guinea.
Morocco have been evacuated from Conakry after their World Cup qualifier against Guinea has been postponed because of a coup d'etat.
ESPN looks forward to the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations, making far-too-early predictions and a group-by-group rundown after the draw.
Holders Algeria have been drawn in a group alongside Ivory Coast in the group stage for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations.
Burkina Faso and Guinea booked their places at next year's African Cup of Nations finals from their respective qualifying groups.
Mamadou Coulibaly converted the decisive spot-kick to send Mali through to the African Nations Championship final with a shootout win over Guinea.
The African Nations Championship kicks off in Cameroon this weekend, with Africa's best home-based players contesting the biennial tournament.
Naby Keita has been tipped to turn his Liverpool career around by Michel Dussuyer, the man who gave the Guinea midfielder his international debut.
The Guinean season, which started in October, had only reached the halfway stage and was due to be completed in June.
Eight footballers from Guinea were killed when their team bus crashed on its way to a league game on Thursday.
Two players and a driver are dead after a top-flight Guinea football club's team bus crashed into a stationary truck.
Guinea were crowned the Plate champions of the 2019 WAFU Cup of Nations after beating Cape Verde 4-3 in a penalty shootout on Saturday.
The finalists were the top seeded sides ahead of the draw, and they have been among the most eye-catching teams going forward during the tournament.
A first-half goal from Daouda Camara handed Guinea a 1-0 win over Liberia in the Plate semifinal of the 2019 WAFU Cup of Nations.
Guinea-Bissau keeper Alberto Coli's horror error cost his side in a 2-0 loss to Guinea in the quarterfinals of the 2019 WAFU Cup of Nations Plate.
A 93rd-minute goal from Jerome Bonou handed Benin a 2-1 win over Guinea in game 8 of the 2019 WAFU Cup of Nations at the Stade Lat Dior Tuesday.
The fallout from the Africa Cup of Nations has continued apace this week, with Cameroon coach Clarence Seedorf shown the door on live TV.
Two superbly-taken goals from Youcef Belaili and Riyad Mahrez set Algeria on the way to a comfortable 3-0 win over Guinea.
Mohamed Yattara scored a brace of goals as Guinea defeated 10-man Burundi 2-0 in their Africa Cup of Nations Group B clash on Sunday.
Naby Keita's return from injury looks to have been short-lived, with Guinea announcing that he is set to miss their Afcon game against Burundi.
Nigeria became the first side to advance to the knockout stage of the Africa Cup of Nations on Wednesday as they beat Guinea 1-0.