Nigeria won their first Under-23 African Nations' Cup title by defeating Algeria 2-1 on Saturday.
The tournament's top scorer Oghenekaro Etebo added two to his tally and finished with five goals in five games.
Etebo opened the scoring in the 13th minute by drawing a foul in the box and converting from the spot, but a Segun Oduduwa own goal brought Algeria back level on the half-hour.
Nigeria retook the lead again before half-time when Etebo struck again, and Nigeria keeper Emmanuel Daniel stopped...
Nigeria advanced to the third round of African qualifying for the 2018 World Cup with a 2-0 win over Swaziland on Tuesday.
After a goalless first leg, the Super Eagles finally found a breakthrough in the 52nd minute when Moses Simon curled in a free kick.
Nigeria allowed the visitors few chances from that point and doubled their advantage with Fefe Ambrose's free kick in the 87th minute.
Phumlani Dlamini was sent off in stoppage time for Swaziland as Nigeria reached the group stage.
Ghana also moved...
Islam Slimani scored twice in the second half to salvage a 2-2 World Cup qualifying draw for Algeria in Tanzania.
African sides must get through two-legged ties before reaching the group stage and Tanzania, currently ranked 135th in the world, went 2-0 up against the 26th best in FIFA's list with goals from Maguri and Mbwana Samata either side of half-time.
However Sporting Lisbon man Slimani, who starred at the 2014 World Cup, struck twice to give the away side hope.
Egypt were shocked 1-0...
South Korea won a friendly on Tuesday while Iran and Japan played to a draw as some of Asia's biggest teams had the day off from World Cup qualifying.
South Korea eased to a 3-0 win over Jamaica.
Ji Dong-won opened the scoring in the 35th minute with a header following a corner kick.
Ki Sung-yueng's penalty gave South Korea a 2-0 lead in the second half, and Hwang Ui-jo put the game out of reach.
Iran held Japan to a 1-1 draw in Tehran.
Mehdi Torabi scored for the hosts just before half-time, pouncing...