Manchester City's Yaya Toure thinks he is not regarded as one of the best players on the planet because he is from Africa.
Mauritius are confident they can overturn a one goal deficit against Mauritania in their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier.
South Africa's Kaizer Chiefs will use a weakened side for their Confederation Cup tie against Ivorian club Asec Mimosas.
Ivory Coast and Manchester City's Yaya Toure joins a trio of Liverpool players among six nominees for the PFA player of the year title.
The Ethiopia FA says it will unveil Portuguese Mariano Barreto as the new coach of the national football team.
Borussia Monchengladbach-bound Ibrahima Traore is reaping rewards after renewing his focus on football
South Africa coach Gordon Igesund is cleared by an FA inquiry into allegations he incited Bafana Bafana players to strike.
Fifa president Sepp Blatter says points deductions instead of stadium closures should be used in the fight against racism.
A life coach who defrauded Nigeria's Peter Odemwingie and six other clients out of more than £80,000 is spared jail.
Manchester City's Yaya Toure will be out for up to two weeks with a muscle injury picked up in the defeat by Liverpool.
Tottenham's Nabil Bentaleb has the ability to become a star of the Algeria team, says fellow international Adlene Guedioura.
Guinea winger Ibrahima Traore signs for Borussia Monchengladbach for next season from VfB Stuttgart.
Mauritian Kersley Appou replaces Roger Milla as the oldest man to represent an African national team.
Senegal's Demba Ba scores the only goal as Chelsea beat Swansea to stay two points behind league leaders Liverpool.
Ivorian Yannick Sagbo scores as Hull City defeat Sheffield United 5-3 at Wembley to reach the FA Cup final against Arsenal.
Mauritania defeat Mauritius 1-0 in the first leg of their preliminary round qualifier for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations.
Yannick Sagbo and Benoit Assou-Ekotto are granted more time to respond to FA charges relating to the quenelle gesture.
Chelsea's Demba Ba defends the club's strikers after they were criticised recently by manager Jose Mourinho.
Taye Taiwo is pessimistic about being recalled to Nigeria's squad for the World Cup finals, despite his form at Buraspor.
Ivory Coast international striker Wilfried Bony is a vital part of Swansea's future, says the Welsh club's boss Garry Monk.
Safa president Danny Jordaan predicts that the governance of African football is set to undergo significant change.
Ivory Coast striker Arouna Kone is unlikely to play again this season for Everton and is doubtful for the World Cup.
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