Franck Dja Djedje has left Chornomorets Odessa and returned to France due to concerns over the political instability in Ukraine.
Nantes defender Papy Djilobodji will be sidelined for three to four weeks by a broken rib, the club has revealed.
Former Sierra Leone captain Mohamed Kallon has been held before the police over a row with President of the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) Isha Johansen.
German football manager Lothar Matthaus figures on the list of more than 10 coaches vying for the vacant post of Togo national team, the football federation said on Monday.
The Benin Football Federation (FBF) has named a three-man shortlist for the post of head coach of the national team, after vetting more than 20 applications, officials announced in Cotonou on Monday.
Bharti Airtel and English giants Manchester United have announced details of a new mobile application designed to get its fans in Africa closer to the club.