Liverpool forward Sadio Mane was on target as Senegal became the first country to book a place in the quarterfinals of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations.
Manchester United topped the Deloitte Football Money League for the first time since 2005, after recording the highest annual revenue of any football club in the world last season.
Lucas Leiva’s first half strike gave Liverpool a 1-0 win over Plymouth Argyle in the Emirates FA Cup third-round replay at Anfield on Wednesday night.
Germany international, Mario Gomez has said soccer legend Austin Jay-Jay Okocha is his idol, as he has had a huge influence on his career.
The League Management Company has fined FC Ifeanyi Ubah and two of its officials for breaching the rules of the game in the opening week of matches in the Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL.
Defending champions Ivory Coast played out a goalless draw against Togo in their opening Group C match at the Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon.