Samuel Eto'o's son Etienne Etoo Pineda is named in Cameroon's provisional squad for the Under-17 World Cup.
The Nigeria Football Federation's executive will decide whether Salisu Yusuf will return to his national coaching roles after serving a one-year ban.
BBC Sport looks back at when Manchester City striker Emmanuel Adebayor ran the length of the pitch to celebrate in front of Arsenal fans.
Former Cameroon captain Benjamin Moukandjo returns to France to join Ligue 2 side Lens.
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Samson Ebukam is a Nigerian-born American football player who used sport to overcome bullying in US.
September's African football news in brief
African football stories in short for September.
Caf president Ahmad in expenses controversy
Caf boss received at least two sets of expenses, claiming to be in different countries, for the same nine-day period
Trekking 10,000km across Africa for football
A Zimbabwean football fan travels from Cape Town to Cairo by road and finds "Africa is not friendly to Africans"
South Africa captain's journey to the World Cup
South Africa women's captain Janine van Wyk goes from having to play in boys' teams to the World Cup finals
John Mikel Obi: Father’s kidnap ‘was heartbreaking'
The Nigerian speaks about playing in the 2018 World Cup despite knowing his father had been kidnapped
'They call me the poor Olympian'
Sprinter Gina Bass, the first Gambian woman to compete at the Olympics, says athletes are underfunded
Murder in Accra: The life and death of Ahmed Hussein-Suale
A Ghanaian investigative journalist was shot dead. Police believe he was assassinated because of his work
Time for a unified African transfer window?
Of the 52 African countries whose transfer windows are listed with Fifa, no two use the same date - causing problems for many clubs