Mamelodi Sundowns' bid for a quarterfinal place in the CAF Champions League faces a crucial test on Friday when they visit Wydad Casablanca.
The Confederation of African Football have disqualified 11 overage players ahead of the start of the U-17 African Cup of Nations CECAFA qualifiers.
Once again Mamelodi Sundowns go into a new season with eyes on multiple prizes and their focus pulled in different directions.
Which of the continent's stars stole the show in Africa's premier club competition this weekend?
Mike Mutebi has refused to blame wonderkid striker Mohamed Shaban after he missed KCCA FC's CAF Champions League defeat by Esperance.
Esperance and Tout Puissant Mazembe joined Etoile du Sahel in the CAF Champions League quarter finals after matchday four.
Gaston Sirino was in imperious form as he led Mamelodi Sundowns to a much-needed 2-1 victory over AS Togo-Port in their CAF Champions League clash.
Mamelodi Sundowns' need for a victory in their CAF Champions League Group C campaign is growing ever more desperate as they host AS Togo-Port.
Mamelodi Sundowns' CAF Champions League hopes suffered a blow, after they lost 1-0 at Group C minnows AS Togo-Port in Lome on Tuesday.
The group stages of the African Champions League resume on Tuesday after a two-month break as the battle for the quarterfinal places commences.
Mamelodi Sundowns resume their CAF Champions League campaign on Tuesday, when they travel to West Africa to face AS Togo-Port.
KCCA FC are unconcerned by the threat posed by their next CAF Champions League opponents Esperance as they continue to eye a quarter-final berth.
KCCA FC coach Mike Mutebi is confident that the Ugandan wonderkid can continue his goalscoring run in the CAF Champions League.
USM Alger could be at a disadvantage in the CAF Confederation Cup after being pitted alongside three East African teams, according to Gor Mahia.
Enyimba were handed a favourable CAF Confederation Cup group-stage draw, but Ghanaian champions Aduana Stars have been pitted in the Group of Death.
The 16 teams set to compete in the group stage of Africa's secondary club competition were decided on Wednesday night.
Only one of Nigeria's four continental representatives will remain in African competition beyond this week, and failure has consequences.
The reigning NPFL champions were thumped 4-0 by USM Alger as their continental campaign comes to an end.
The Kenyan champions will fulfill their Confederation Cup fixture, but will be without two of their star frontmen.
The Carthage Eagles remain the highest ranked team in Africa, while the Super Eagles are among the month's big climbers.
The 2016 champions will meet the holders in the pick of the draw, while Al-Ahly have been pitted against Esperance in a North African derby.
KCCA FC Chairman Aggrey Ashaba believes that his side's progress in the CAF Champions League this season can inspire other Ugandan teams.
What are the key talking points to emerge from a mixed weekend for Nigeria's clubs in CAF competitions?
Pitso Mosimane praised his Sundowns players' mentality after a 2-0 win against Rayon Sports which saw them reach the CAF Champions League group stages
KCCA FC deserve their spot in the CAF Champions League group stage, according to Mike Mutebi, after they beat Ethiopia's Saint George to progress.
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