Senegal reach AFCON quarterfinals as Sadio Mane scores before head injury
Senegal's Sadio Mane scored but then went off with a head injury as they beat nine-man Cape Verde 2-0 in the last 16 of the Africa Cup of Nations.
AFCON: Hosts Cameroon top group despite being held by Cape Verde
Cameroon gave up a second-half goal to the Cape Verde Islands as they were held to a 1-1 draw on Monday but the hosts still finished top of Group A
Burkina Faso claim first AFCON points as Hassane Bande goal beats Cape Verde
Hassane Bande thrust his chest forward to steer in a cross from Isaa Kabore and secure a first Group A victory for his country.
Cape Verde stun 10-man Ethiopia in their Africa Cup of Nations opener
Striker Julio Tavares headed home the winner as Cape Verde beat 10-man Ethiopia 1-0 on the opening day of the Africa Cup of Nations on Sunday
Everything you need to know about the Africa Cup of Nations
The Africa Cup of Nations, delayed from 2021, takes place in Cameroon from January 9 to February 6. Here's everything you need to know about AFCON.
Cape Verde include veteran quartet for AFCON
Cape Verde have named Vozinha and the attacking trio of Djaniny, Ryan Mendes and Julio Tavares in their squad for the Africa Cup of Nations.
World Cup qualifying: Nigeria can't afford further slips, South Africa and Ghana poised for blockbuster
What's at stake in the final two gameweeks of African World Cup qualifying round two, as the continent's top sides battle to go to Qatar 2022.
Nigeria could win 2022 Africa Cup of Nations, and other far-too-early predictions
ESPN looks forward to the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations, making far-too-early predictions and a group-by-group rundown after the draw.
Afcon qualifiers: Meet the air traffic controller directing Cape Verde's footballing ascent
When your day job is managing thousands of lives in criss-crossing aircraft across a continent, managing a football team holds few terrors.
ESPN's WAFU Cup of Nations Awards
Senegal walked away with the WAFU Cup of Nations title on Sunday, but there were plenty of memorable moments before the finale. Here are our awards.
Guinea win WAFU Cup Plate final in shootout
Guinea were crowned the Plate champions of the 2019 WAFU Cup of Nations after beating Cape Verde 4-3 in a penalty shootout on Saturday.
Hosts Senegal face holders Ghana in new-look WAFU Cup final
The finalists were the top seeded sides ahead of the draw, and they have been among the most eye-catching teams going forward during the tournament.
Cape Verde Islands down Gambia to reach WAFU Cup Plate Final
A first-half rocket from Paulo Norta sent Cape Verde into the Plate Final of the 2019 WAFU Cup of Nations after beating Gambia 1-0 on Tuesday.
Nigeria lose to Cape Verde, out of WAFU Cup
Nigeria's Super Eagles crashed out of the 2019 WAFU Cup of Nations after a disastrous penalty shoot-out saw them lose 3-2 to Cape Verde.
WAFU Cup: Nigeria's coach, and players, cannot afford to lose to Cape Verde
Nigeria's defeat to Togo at the WAFU Cup of Nations saw them drop to the Plate competition, where they must beat Cape Verde to salvage any goodwill.
Ivory Coast ease past Cape Verde Islands at WAFU Cup
A pair of braces from Laurent Magbi and Aboubacar Doumbia saw Ivory Coast run out 4-1 winners over Cape Verde in the WAFU Cup on Monday.
Uganda beat Cape Verde to seal Africa Cup of Nations qualification
Uganda squad named for Cape Verde qualifier
Uganda coach Sebastien Desabre has named a 30-man squad ahead of a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier against Cape Verde next month.
Emmanuel Amunike secures first Tanzania victory
The Taifa Stars defeated Cape Verde 2-0 in Tuesday's qualifier to keep their Africa Cup of Nations hopes alive.
Amunike backs Tanzania to turn things around vs. Cape Verde
Tanzania head coach Emmanuel Amunike has backed his team to bounce back and take maximum points when they host Cape Verde on Tuesday.
Rui Aguas on Cape Verde return, and coaching in Africa
Former Portugal international Rui Aguas on his Cape Verde return, the challenges of coaching in Africa, and aiming to reach the FIFA World Cup.
Where was African World Cup qualification won and lost?
KweséESPN identify the five matches which ultimately decided Africa's World Cup qualifiers.
Senegal take control of World Cup destiny after beating Cape Verde
Senegal are well on course to qualify for the World Cup after a 2-0 victory in Cape Verde on Saturday that took them top of qualifying Group D.
Nigeria, Bafana drop in FIFA rankings, Cape Verde big climbers
South Africa's pair of defeats against Cape Verde in World Cup qualifiers have cost them in the latest FIFA rankings.
South Africa player ratings after Cape Verde debacle
South Africa's 2-1 home World Cup qualifier loss to Cape Verde on Tuesday has dented their chances of reaching the finals in Russia.