The coach of South Africa's national team has been fired following a disciplinary hearing into his comments after a World Cup qualifier last month.
Victor Anichebe has revitalised his career at Sunderland and caught the eye of the Nigerian coaching staff, now is it fair of them to call him up?
Record numbers, excellent football, a surprise winner. The 2016 Africa Women Cup of Nations proves that women's football is on an upwards trajectory.
We take a look at some of the major nations and familiar names who appear to have a battle on their hands to make the finals.
Full-back positions have been problematic for Nigeria of late, but Gernot Rohr may have devised the perfect plan to move closer to qualification.
Gab Marcotti answers your questions on CAF qualifying, Argentina's struggles and the relevance of internationals.