Southampton's Senegalese striker Sadio Mane has been granted a work permit, manager Ronald Koeman confirms.
Former Sierra Leone international Atto Mensah is appointed coach of Leone Stars, replacing Johnny McKinstry.
Rwanda international Dady Birori is banned for two years by Caf for playing under different passports, names and ages.
Cape Verde leap into the top 10 of African teams in Fifa's world rankings for September, moving up eight places to sit seventh.
Hull's Nigerian striker Sone Aluko says he is determined to force his way back in the team after being overlooked this season.
Ivorian striker Gervinho scores twice for Roma, Barca scrape win, plus a round-up of Europe's Champions League matches.
Sierra Leone are looking for a new national coach after sacking Johnny McKinstry for a poor start to 2015 Nations Cup qualifying.
The Football Association sends out draft proposals to cut the number of non-EU players in English football by up to a half.
Algerian club Entente Setif are ordered to play their Champions League home tie against TP Mazembe behind closed doors.
Ivory Coast striker Gervinho will remain at Italian Serie A side Roma until 2018 after signing a contract extension with the club.
Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is on target as Borussia Dortmund beat Arsenal 2-0 in the Champions League.
Nigeria international striker Uche Nwofor hopes his move to Belgian side Lierse S.K will help him improve as a player.
Senegal international midfielder Mo Diame scores for Hull City against his former club West Ham as the sides draw 2-2.
Al Ahly beat rivals Zamalek on penalties to win the Egyptian Super Cup ahead of the start of a new Premier League season.
Seattle Sounders striker Obafemi Martins hopes his form in MLS will earn him a recall to the Nigeria team.
Nigeria will not discuss a new coach until a new football federation president is elected, harming their Nations Cup preparations.
Algeria's JS Kabylie are banned from playing at home for the rest of the season after the death of Cameroonian Albert Ebosse.
Kwesi Appiah leaves his job as coach of Ghana by mutual consent, with Milovan Rajevac being tipped to replace him.
League football in Nigeria will resume next week after match officials ended their strike over a federation leadership row.
World football governing body Fifa confirms that African champions Nigeria have avoided a ban from global football.
Ivory Coast and Everton striker Arouna Kone plays in a behind-closed-doors friendly as he recovers from long-term injury.
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