Sadio Mane has told ESPN FC that he backs FIFA's decision to restage Senegal's World Cup qualifier against South Africa.
The Burkina Faso Football Federation has challenged FIFA's ruling to replay a World Cup qualifying game because the referee was corrupt.
Schalke winger Amine Harit has switched his international allegiance from France to Morocco.
The South Africa FA feels that FIFA's decision to replay a World Cup qualifier against Senegal because of a crooked referee is unfair.
Personal, family and professional reasons have converged to provide more than enough motivation for John Mikel Obi to want to be in Russia next year.
Kwesi Appiah needs to act now in order to qualify for Russia next year as the Black Stars play catch up with leaders Egypt and Uganda.
The local coach's tenure with the Leopards has transformed the national side, but appears destined to end in failure.
FIFA has ordered that a World Cup qualifier between South Africa and Senegal be replayed after the referee was banned for life for match manipulation.
Which of the continent's stars impressed during this week's World Cup qualifiers?
Tunisia and Egypt took giant steps towards the World Cup, while Algeria were eliminated and Ghana rediscovered their goalscoring touch.
South Africa's 2-1 home World Cup qualifier loss to Cape Verde on Tuesday has dented their chances of reaching the finals in Russia.
The Pharaohs retook top spot in Group E from the Cranes after securing a 1-0 victory in Alexandria.
Senegal were unable to move into pole position in Group D after they conceded a late equaliser to draw 2-2 against ten-man Burkina Faso.
The Eagles of Carthage struck twice in two minutes to rescue a point and consolidate top spot in Group A.
South Africa completed a miserable weekend as Cape Verde handed them a second consecutive defeat.
Thomas Partey scored a hat-trick and Richmond Boakye netted twice as Ghana defeated Congo-Brazzaville 5-1 to revive their faint World Cup hopes.
Guinea's hopes of reaching a maiden World Cup are in tatters after Hamdou Elhouni's strike secured victory for ten-man Libya in Monastir.
Nigeria took another step towards the World Cup after drawing 1-1 against Cameroon, but Gernot Rohr has urged caution until they confirm their place.
The Indomitable Lions came from behind to take a point against the Super Eagles in Yaounde, but it wasn't enough to salvage their World Cup hopes.
Ghana's slim chances of a fourth consecutive World Cup appearance have suffered a further blow after four players pulled out of Tuesday's match.
Which of the continent's stars impressed KweséESPN during an engrossing weekend of African qualifiers?
We're at the midway point in Africa's World Cup qualifying campaign, as the race to be among the continent's five representatives in Russia hots up.