At least one person was killed and nearly 40 were injured in a stampede ahead of an Africa Cup of Nations qualifier Sunday in which Madagascar hit back twice to draw 2-2 with Senegal....
Amadou Sekou Camara scored a hat-trick as Guinea crushed Senegal 5-0 Wednesday to complete the line-up for the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) finals in Kenya....
Captain Andre 'Dede' Ayew opened the scoring as Ghana triumphed 2-0 in Mauritius on Sunday to become the sixth qualifiers for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations....
An Edgar Salli thunderbolt gave Cameroon a 1-0 victory in Mauritania Friday and a place at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations to be hosted by Gabon....
Algeria became the second qualifiers after Morocco for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon by cruising to a 2-0 victory over the Seychelles in Victoria on Thursday....
UEFA Champions League final loser Thomas Partey of Atletico Madrid hopes to become a winner this week and help Ghana qualify for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations....
Nigeria's failure to qualify for a second straight Africa Cup of Nations has sparked fears about the country's chances of featuring in the 2018 World Cup in Russia....
New Morocco coach Herve Renard hailed his team Wednesday after they became the first qualifiers for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon....
Zimbabwe matched their second biggest winning margin in an Africa Cup of Nations qualifier as they surged to the top of Group L by trouncing Swaziland 4-0 Monday....
Kenyan police fired tear gas to disperse protesting spectators after a stunning 1-0 home defeat by minnows Guinea-Bissau Sunday in a 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier....
Cash-strapped Chad were fined $20,000 on Sunday for pulling out of the Africa Cup of Nations on the grounds they could not afford the trip to play a qualifying game....
South African Hlompho Kekana struck a wonder goal and French coach Herve Renard made an instant impact with Morocco in Africa Cup of Nations qualifying Saturday....
Nigeria's chances of qualifying for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations suffered a massive setback Friday when they were held to a 1-1 draw by Egypt who scored in the last minute....
Premier League-based winger Victor Moses has been recalled by Nigeria for two crucial 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Egypt later this month....
Nigeria coach Sunday Oliseh will miss this weekend's African Nations Championship qualifier in Burkina Faso after he was forced to undergo treatment for an unspecified illness....
Egypt crushed Chad 5-1 while title-holders Ivory Coast missed talisman Yaya Toure when held 0-0 by Sierra Leone in 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers Sunday....
A large Sunday Times headline in capital letters, EMBARRASSING, summed up the mood of South Africans after a shock Africa Cup of Nations defeat in Mauritania this weekend....
Mauritania shocked South Africa 3-1, Ghana edged Rwanda 1-0 and Nigeria were held 0-0 by Tanzania Saturday in Africa Cup of Nations matchday 2 qualifiers....
A Togo team lacking star Emmanuel Adebayor continued a perfect start to the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations Group A qualifiers by winning 2-0 in Djibouti Friday....
An Ivory Coast team lacking superstar Yaya Toure launches this weekend what they hope will be a 10-match climb back to the pinnacle of African football....
Torino midfielder Joel Obi has pulled out of Nigeria's 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match in Tanzania, officials said Tuesday....