Four Nigerians are on the Confederation of African Football's reduced list of ten nominees for its 2013 Player of the Year Award.
Yaya Toure scores twice as Manchester City beat West Brom to clinch only their second away Premier League win this season.
Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings against the Algeria and Burkina FA's over 'incidents' in their World Cup play-off.
BBC Sport talks to Kenneth Omeruo who has won the Africa Cup of Nations but is yet to make his debut for Chelsea.
When? Where? Does it matter? All you need to know ahead of Friday's draw for the 2014 Fifa World Cup in Brazil
Nigeria Football Federation president Aminu Maigari says he has not set any targets for the Super Eagles at the World Cup in Brazil
Football officials in Nigeria are to implement a code of conduct to prevent future rows over bonuses for national players.
New Crystal Palace manager Tony Pulis earns his first win as Morocco's Marouane Chamakh's scores to beat West Ham.
England or another unseeded European country will be moved to the pot with African nations for Friday's World Cup draw.
Ivory Coast and Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure is voted the BBC African Footballer of the Year for 2013.
Coach Ruud Krol leaves CS Sfaxien because of an unpaid bonus only a day after winning the Confederation Cup.
Burundi-born striker Saido Berahino signs a new three-and-a-half year with WBA contract worth around £20,000 per week.
Two Eritrean players go missing in Kenya where the team is competing in the Cecafa Cup tournament.
Senegal's Demba Ba is in target for Chelsea in their 3-1 win over Southampton in the English Premier League.
Assem Allam tells fans they "can die as soon as they want" after protests over the Egyptian's plan to change Hull's name.
Experienced duo Joseph Yobo and Peter Odemwingie reveal their Nigeria ambitions ahead of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
Tunisians CS Sfaxien claim their third Confederation Cup title with a 3-2 aggregate win over Congolese giants TP Mazembe.
Tickets for next year's CHAN go on sale, with organisers claiming it can become the "ultimate African tournament".
Senegal's Mohamed Diame scores on his return to the West Ham starting line-up in a 3-0 win over Fulham.
Raja Casablanca coach Mohamed Fakhir is relieved of his duties only two weeks before the start of the Club World Cup.
Swansea and Ivory Coast striker Wilfried Bony mayd be out for weeks after injuring a hamstring in the match against Valencia.
Egypt are Africa's biggest risers in Fifa's world rankings despite losing their World Cup play-off against Ghana.
Ghana overcome Senegal 3-1 to win the West African Football Union Cup
Former Egypt assistant coach Shawki Gharib takes over from American Bob Bradley as the new coach of the Pharaohs.
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