Wilmots parts ways with Ivory Coast

Belgian coach Marc Wilmots parted ways with Ivory Coast Wednesday after failing to help the west African country to qualify for next year's World Cup in Russia.

M'bodji grabs dramatic win for Senegal

Kara M'bodji scored in stoppage time to give already-qualified Senegal a flattering 2-1 win over South Africa in Dakar on Tuesday in a 2018 World Cup Group D eliminator.

Mweene: It's about pride and honour

Zambia goalkeeper Kennedy Mweene has rallied his teammates to play for pride and honour this weekend when they hosts the African champions, Cameron, in an ultimate Group B FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 qualifier.

Recalled Shikabala scores as Egypt draw

Shikabala marked his recall by Egypt with a superb goal during a 1-1 draw away to Ghana Sunday in the final World Cup Africa zone Group E qualifier.

Morocco, Tunisia take different paths to World Cup

North African nations Morocco and Tunisia took contrasting routes Saturday as they qualified for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Banana salvages World Cup draw for Cameroon

Yves Banana scored in stoppage time to salvage a 2-2 draw for Cameroon in Zambia Saturday at the end of a disappointing World Cup Group B campaign for the African champions.

Algeria convert soft penalty to hold Nigeria

Yacine Brahimi won and converted a harshly-awarded late penalty to rescue a 1-1 draw for Algeria against already-qualified Nigeria Friday in a World Cup Africa zone Group B dead-rubber.

Sakho, Mane star as Senegal book World Cup slot

English Premier League pair Diafra Sakho and Sadio Mane played key roles as Senegal defeated South Africa 2-0 in Polokwane Friday to qualify for the 2018 World Cup.

Mweene: It's about pride and honour

Zambia goalkeeper Kennedy Mweene has rallied his teammates to play for pride and honour this weekend when they hosts the African champions, Cameron, in an ultimate Group B FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 qualifier.

Ghana up for positive closure

Ghana may already be out of the running for the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018, but the Black Stars are motivated to end the campaign positive as they host Egypt in the ultimate game at Cape Coast on Sunday.