Egypt and Senegal both recorded wins on Saturday to qualify for the African Nations Cup to be held in Gabon next year.
Egypt secured qualification for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations after they beat Nigeria 1-0 at the Borg El Arab Stadium on Tuesday evening.
Nigeria head into their crucial Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Egypt confident that they can upstage their hosts.
Nigeria captain Jon Obi Mikel has slammed Egypt for their lack of sportsmanship during the Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Kaduna on Friday.
Mohammed Salah rescued a point for Egypt with a goal in the last minute of a thrilling 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Nigeria that ended 1-1 in Kaduna.
In-form Roma winger Mohamed Salah and Arsenal midfielder Mohamed Elneny are expected to lead Egypt's charge in the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Nigeria.
Zamalek coach Ahmed 'Mido' Hossam is confident that newly signed striker Emmanuel Mayuka is ready to fire on all cylinders.
Bafana Bafana have been drawn in Group A for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers, alongside continental titans Nigeria.
Chelsea have confirmed the departure of Egyptian winger Mohamed Salah to Italian outfit Fiorentina on loan until the end of the season.
Chelsea winger Mohamed Salah could be heading to Istanbul after Besiktas president Fikret Orman confirmed that a transfer is being negotiated for a mystery Blues player.
The Zimbabwe Football Association have announced that they won't be submitting a bid for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations hosting rights.
South Africa and Egypt are leading the race to take over as emergency hosts of the 2015 AFCON following Morocco's request to withdraw as hosts.
The Conferation of African Football have announced that seven bids have been received for the hosting rights of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations.
Egypt currently face the very realistic prospect being excluded from the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations, following their second defeat of the qualifying campaign.
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