We experienced a fascinating start to round two of Africa's World Cup qualifying campaign. ESPN reviews the big talking points.
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.
With all four of Africa's Olympic competitors eliminated from the football tournaments, ESPN runs the rule over their performances in Japan.
Ivory Coast ousted Germany while Egypt edged Argentina to the Olympic quarterfinals. Africa's teams impressed, aside from South Africa.
South Africa coach David Notoane remains confident his side can make the quarterfinals of the Olympics, despite losing their opening two matches.
South Africa succumbed to Andre-Pierre Gignac's brilliance and Ivory Coast held Brazil on an engrossing day of Olympic football for Africa's teams.
It was a good day for African nations in the men's Olympic football tournament, as Ivory Coast won, and Egypt earned a shock draw with mighty Spain.
Former Orlando Pirates captain Lucky Lekgwathi's restaurant was destroyed by looters recently, but he is focused on rebuilding over retribution.
South Africa have confirmed three positive COVID-19 cases in their squad for the Olympic Games in Tokyo.
We run the rule over Africa's contenders, and examine whether they have what it takes to end the continent's wait for Olympic gold.
Confederation of African Football president Patrice Motsepe is determined to push on with Africa's own version of a Super League, but is it viable?
South Africa's men's U23 football side will go to the Tokyo Olympics with five of their squad missing due to medical reasons.
SA international Ode Fulutudilu says the four-month break in 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic was key to Glasgow City's Scottish title victory.
Brighton midfielder Percy Tau has been ruled out of South Africa's friendly against Uganda on Thursday, after testing positive for COVID-19.
Al Ahly boss Pitso Mosimane says that he was offered the South Africa national team job when the position was vacant recently, but turned it down.
Former South Africa 'keeper Brighton Mhlongo tells ESPN about his journey with grief, alcohol abuse, and coping with losing sight in his left eye.
Former Belgium international Hugo Broos has been named new coach of South Africa, signing a five-year contract to the 2026 World Cup.
South African billionaire Patrice Motsepe was elected unopposed as the new Confederation of African Football president.
South African billionaire Patrice Motsepe will be crowned the new head of African football later this week in a tame end to tumultuous campaigning.
Outside Cape Town, in the heart of wine country, a town that has been rugby-obsessed for decades sees a football team shove its way to the front.
Former Genk and Mamelodi Sundowns right back Anele Ngcongca was killed in a car accident on Monday morning, SAFA has confirmed.
Hakim Ziyech and Riyad Mahrez were easy picks, but no Nigerians made the cut for the African Dream Team of the international break.
ESPN assesses the state of play after four of six rounds of matches in Africa Cup of Nations qualifying.
We look at six players who may feel they have a score to settle in Bafana Bafana's Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Sao Tome and Principe.
Carlisle United midfielder Dean Furman knows the curtains are closing on his South Africa career, but he's not content to go gently into the night.