The Cup of Nations was a showcase for players seemingly on the cusp of greatness. We look at Egypt’s Gedo and a few other stars in the making.
Algeria's scoreless draw with Angola was enough to see both teams into the last eight of the Cup of Nations after Malawi were knocked off by Mali.
Ghana completed their successful FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign after coming from behind to earn a 2-2 home draw against Mali.
Algeria or Egypt? Cameroon or Gabon? Tunisia or Nigeria? A dramatic conclusion ensues as Africa's last three places at the FIFA World Cup are seized.
Asamoah Gyan chatted to FIFA.com about life with Rennes, Ghana's qualification for South Africa and the Black Stars' hopes of a successful tournament.
Late goals made for a dramatic day of qualifying as Tunisia and Algeria stayed on course for South Africa 2010 at the expense of Nigeria and Egypt.