African Nations Championship
Yannick Bolasie, who played with Wilfried Zaha at Crystal Palace, has backed the Ivorian to become one of Europe's best players.
Iconic Nigeria goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama has announced his international retirement.
Lille goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama will remain with the Nigerian national team despite reports he was expelled on Tuesday.
South Africa will face Angola for a spot in the Africa Nations Championship after seeing off Mauritius in Belle Vue Maurel.
A second missed penalty in a fortnight cost Kenya dear, as they failed to progress in the African Nations Championship.
Aschalew Girma and Gatoch Panom were on target as Ethiopia beat Kenya 2-0 in the first leg of their African Nations Championship qualifier.
South Africa took control of their Africa Nations Championship qualifying tie with a routine 3-0 victory over 10-man Mauritius on Saturday.
South Africa go into their CHAN qualifier against Mauritius off the back of a morale-boosting victory over Angola in midweek.
Ethiopia and Kenya will show the best of their domestic talents in the first leg of their African Nations Championship preliminary tie.