In August, Gernot Rohr officially became the longest-serving Nigeria coach, and says his next target is to again qualify for the FIFA World Cup.
Nigeria striker Ahmed Musa celebrated becoming the third Super Eagle to record 100 international caps last week. And then FIFA removed two of them.
We experienced a fascinating start to round two of Africa's World Cup qualifying campaign. ESPN reviews the big talking points.
Nigeria, Senegal and Tunisia remain on track for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar as round two of Africa's group preliminaries concluded on Tuesday.
Ivory Coast striker Sebastien Haller netted both goals to secure a 2-1 home win over Cameroon while South Africa scored late to beat Ghana.
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.
Kelechi Iheanacho scored twice as Nigeria defeated Liberia 2-0 to make a winning start to their 2022 CAF World Cup Group C qualification campaign.
Islam Slimani scored four goals as African champions Algeria hammered minnows Djibouti 8-0 in their World Cup qualifier.
Sadio Mane scored for Senegal as they began their World Cup qualifying campaign with a 2-0 home win over Togo as Africa kicked off the group phase.
The 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign begins for Africa's biggest national sides this week. Here's what you need to know.
Africa kicks off the group phase of its World Cup qualifiers on Wednesday with countries having to juggle their line-ups due to COVID restrictions.
Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr says blocking players from traveling to "red zone" countries will tarnish the integrity of the World Cup qualifiers.
A Ligue 1 decision to challenge FIFA would be particularly onerous for Argentina and Brazil, who are counting on Lionel Messi and Neymar for WCQ.
FIFA president Infantino said the Prem and LaLiga should release players for the World Cup qualifiers to 'preserve and protect sporting integrity.'
Premier League clubs voted unanimously not release players called up for FIFA duty if they are playing in a country on the UK's COVID "red list."
Liverpool, citing COVID-19 restrictions, won't release Mohamed Salah for Egypt's upcoming World Cup qualifying matches.
Eight African countries have been stripped of home advantage in next month's World Cup qualifiers after their grounds were ruled unfit to host.
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