Zambia opened its new stadium, earmarked for the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations finals, with an emphatic 3-1 win over Sudan on Sunday.
Senegalese midfielder Mohamed Diame completed a move to West Ham United for Hull City on the transfer deadline day.
Tottenham Hotspur have transferred Souleymane Coulibaly to Serie B club Bari 1908 on a permanent basis.
With huge swathes of players set to switch between European clubs, KickOff.com spotlights five high-profile African stars who could well make a move over the coming hours.
Swansea City have completed the signing of 21-year-old Gambian Modou Barrow from Ostersunds FK and goes straight into the Under-21 squad for tonight’s Development League fixture against Birmingham City.
Cameroon midfielder Stéphane Mbia has returned to Sevilla after the player enjoyed an excellent season with the club last season, whilst on loan from QPR.