ESPN looks forward to the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations, making far-too-early predictions and a group-by-group rundown after the draw.
Holders Algeria have been drawn in a group alongside Ivory Coast in the group stage for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations.
Sierra Leone came from four goals down to hold Nigeria to a 4-4 draw in a dramatic Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Benin City.
An Ali Badra Sylla goal four minutes into the match saw Mali beat Sierra Leone 1-0 in the semifinals of the 2019 WAFU Cup of Nations.
Sierra Leone eventually beat Liberia 1-0 in the WAFU Cup of Nations a day after the game was postponed due to floodlight failure.
Sierra Leone captain Umaru Bangura had his house attacked by angry fans after missing a penalty which cost them World Cup qualification.
Sierra Leone's AFCON qualifier against Ghana will not go ahead after the country's football association failed to overturn a FIFA ban.
The Sierra Leone FA has been suspended by world football's governing body following the suspension of the domestic football chiefs.
CAF exco member Isha Johansen was charged with 10 counts of corruption and abuse of office in her home country of Sierra Leone on Monday.
Sierra Leone Football Association president Isha Johansen has been indicted on six counts of corruption, deepening the problems for football there.
The tributes poured in for late goalkeeper Sierra Leone goalkeeper Alhaji Dauda Conteh, who passed away from a short illness in hospital on Sunday.
Three officials from the Sierra Leone Football Association were released on bail Thursday after being taken into police custody.
Senegal and Egypt qualified for the African Nations Cup thanks to wins against Burnundi and Tanzania.