Former Newcastle midfielder Cheick Tiote has died at the age of 30 after collapsing during a training session in China.
Newcastle United and manager Rafa Benitez led the tributes after the news that Cheick Tiote had died at the age of 30 in China.
Numerous pitch invasions forced Monday's friendly between Ivory Coast and Senegal in Paris to be abandoned before full-time.
Avram Grant has left his role as Ghana head coach after more than two years in the job.
Liverpool's Joel Matip will regret deciding not to play for champions Cameroon in the African Cup of Nations, according to boss Hugo Broos.
Vincent Aboubakar struck a dramatic late winner as Cameroon defied the odds to sink Egypt 2-1 and claim the Africa Cup of Nations.
A superb late free-kick from Alain Traore secured Burkina Faso a 1-0 win over Ghana in the Africa Cup of Nations third-place play-off.
Former Sunderland striker Asamoah Gyan has been found to have "unethical hair" under United Arab Emirates Football Association rules.
Cameroon struck twice in the second half to beat Ghana 2-0 and seal a place in the Africa Cup of Nations final against Egypt.
Essam El-Hadary saved two spot-kicks as Egypt secured a place in the Africa Cup of Nations final with a 4-3 shoot-out victory over Burkina Faso.
Egypt and Ghana reached the last four of the Africa Cup of Nations with narrow quarter-final wins on Sunday.
Cameroon knocked favourites Senegal out of the Africa Cup of Nations with a penalty shoot-out victory to book their place in the semi-finals.
Egypt have progressed to the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations as Group D winners after a 1-0 defeat of Ghana.
Holders Ivory Coast were knocked out of the Africa Cup of Nations following a 1-0 defeat in Oyem by Morocco.
DR Congo advanced into the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals as Group C winners after 3-1 against Togo.
Chelsea defender Baba Rahman is out for the season after suffering a serious knee injury playing for Ghana at the Africa Cup of Nations.
A double from Islam Slimani was not enough to stop Algeria from exiting the Africa Cup of Nations at the group stages on Monday.
Burkina Faso and Cameroon booked their place in the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations on Sunday as hosts Gabon crashed out.
Asamoah Gyan became Ghana's all-time top scorer in the Africa Cup of Nations with the winner against Mali, while Egypt beat Uganda.
Ivory Coast had to twice come from behind to draw 2-2 with Democratic Republic of Congo, while Morocco beat Togo 3-1.