With Nigeria and Burkina Faso set to lock horns for CAF Africa Cup of Nations glory, we look back at the 2008 final between Egypt and Cameroon, when Mohamed Aboutrika's goal helped the Pharaohs retain their title.
Lionel Messi headlines a star-studded stats review that also features five-star Radamel Falcao, derby king Wayne Rooney, Japan 2012 hero Mohamed Aboutrika and Chile's latest champions.
Ahead of this weekend's CAF Champions League finale, FIFA.com speaks with Al Ahly legend Wael Gomaa, who says that the six-time African champions have added incentive to end Esperance's hold on the trophy.
As Al Ahly and Esperance ST prepare for the first leg of the CAF Champions League final, FIFA.com examines the history between Egyptian and Tunisian sides in the competition.
Al Ahly took a significant lead in CAF Champions League Group B after thrashing Berekum Chelsea 4-1, while TP Mazembe took advantage with a 2-0 victory against Zamalek.
In our regular Sunday feature, FIFA.com presents you with some of the biggest names in football who will be celebrating their birthdays during the coming week.