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6dMark Ogden

Mane backs South Africa-Senegal replay

Sadio Mane has told ESPN FC that he backs FIFA's decision to restage Senegal's World Cup qualifier against South Africa.

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Mane hopes to achieve more than his Senegal heroes (0:49)
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6dAssociated Press

Burkina Faso challenge FIFA's replay order

The Burkina Faso Football Federation has challenged FIFA's ruling to replay a World Cup qualifying game because the referee was corrupt.

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13dStephan Uersfeld

Harit switches from France to Morocco

Schalke winger Amine Harit has switched his international allegiance from France to Morocco.

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18dColin Udoh, KweséESPN

Mikel: To Russia with love

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.

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19dMichael Oti Adjei, KweséESPN

Appiah must act now to alter Black Stars

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.

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19dEd Dove, KweséESPN

Ibenge reaching end of the road with DRC

The local coach's tenure with the Leopards has transformed the national side, but appears destined to end in failure.

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19dAssociated Press

Corrupt ref forces Senegal-S Africa replay

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.

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Moses: World Cup qualification still in Nigeria's hands (1:01)
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21dColin Udoh, KweséESPN

Rohr urges caution as Nigeria close in on World Cup

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.

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21dESPN staff

Nigeria end Cameroon's World Cup hopes

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.

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Repercussions for Algeria after Mahrez exit (0:48)
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22dMichael Oti Adjei, KweséESPN

Ayew brothers pull out of Congo clash

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.