Senegal remains the hot favorite to win a first continental trophy, but Algeria has impressed so far in the tournament.
Algeria has become the tournament favorite after winning every game. How far can Madagascar go in its first AFCON?
Africa's continental tournament kicks off in Egypt on Friday with the hosts looking for a first title since 2010.
Mohamed Salah leads hosts Egypt into the tournament as favorites as Senegal looks for a first ever title.
The two Liverpool stars are arguably the biggest stars of the tournament, but Nicolas Pepe and Hakim Ziyech are also set to shine.
Nigeria was forced to play itself in a training match.
Seven Burkina Faso players failed to secure visas.
Christian Bassogog has signed for Henan Jianye.
Eric Bailly is on his way back to Old Trafford.
Mourinho will lose defender Eric Bailly to the Africa Cup of Nations in January.
He coached the Super Eagles until July 2015.
He lasted less than a year in the job.
They are Ivory Coast teammates, but Gervinho does not consider Yaya Toure among the world's three best players.
The Borussia Dortmund striker takes over from Yaya Toure who has won the award for the past four years.
Morocco failed to host this year's tournament because of an outbreak of Ebola.