Egyptian Mohamed Salah has been voted BBC African Footballer of the Year for 2017.
The winner of the 2017 BBC African Footballer of the year will be revealed on Monday.
A statue of Argentina captain Lionel Messi in Buenos Aires has suffered vandalism for the second time this year after it had both of its legs removed.
The Lizzy Sports Complex becomes the point of attraction this weekend as eight juvenile teams of skillful youngsters take to the lush pitches to compete over a slot in the upcoming Under 13 Dubai Intercontinental Cup Qualifiers.
Despite being blood brothers, the Boateng brothers - Kevin and Jerome are set to battle it out on Saturday as league leaders Bayern Munich visit Eintracht Frankfurt at the Commerzbank-Arena.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria have been drawn for the fifth time against Argentina, 1998 bronze medal winners Croatia and debutantes Iceland in Group D of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
West Bromwich Albion have confirmed the appointment of Alan Pardew as the club’s new head coach.