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.
New Kenya head coach Bobby Williamson has made his first squad announcement ahead of Saturday's international friendly against Egypt.
Chelsea winger Mohamed Salah could be forced into military service in Egypt after having his registration in an education program rescinded.
England and Spain both recorded straightforward victories in their World Cup warm-up matches, but it wasn't plain sailing for all the nations heading to Brazil.
Bafana Bafana have been drawn in Group A for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers, alongside continental titans Nigeria.
Steve Biko have withdrawn from the Champions League because of lack of funds, handing Algeria's ES Setif a bye into the next round.
Chelsea have completed the signing of Egyptian winger Mohamed Salah from FC Basel in a deal thought to be worth £11million.
Chelsea have beaten Liverpool to the signing of Mohamed Salah after confirming the capture of the Egypt international.
Al Ahly midfielder Mahmoud Hassan, otherwise known as Trezeguet, could be on the verge of joining Scottish champions Celtic.
Egyptian giants Al Ahly are hoping to convince club legend Mohamed Aboutrika to reverse his decision to quit the game.
Bob Bradley's regin as Egypt coach has come to an end after he failed to guide the country to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
Ghana have booked their place at the 2014 World Cup, despite falling to a 2-1 defeat to Egypt in the second-leg at the Air Defence Stadium.
- Ghana wary of 'wounded' Egypt
- Egypt v Ghana
- CAF name African nominees
- Ahly punish El-Zaher
- Abedi has confidence in Cairo
- Aboutrika makes league protest
- Al Ahly 2-0 Orlando Pirates
- Al Ahly v Orlando Pirates
- Orlando Pirates v Al Ahly
- Key men for Soweto showdown
- Ahly coach draws battle lines
- Salah concedes WC defeat
- Africa's five golden tickets
- Ghana 6-1 Egypt
- Ghana v Egypt
- Ghana to request WCQ switch
- England v Egypt
- Ghana 0 Egypt 1
- Egypt 4 Algeria 0
- Egypt 3 Cameroon 1 (AET)
- Egypt v Cameroon
- Egypt 2 Benin 0
- Egypt v Benin
- Egypt 2 Mozambique 0
- Egypt v Mozambique