Ghana's Andre Ayew scored a first-half penalty to secure victory over Uganda in the opening Group D match at the African Nations Cup in Port Gentil's new stadium on Tuesday.
All eyes on Africa as the eagerly anticipated 2017 Africa Cup of Nations kicks off this Saturday 15 January, when hosts Gabon will be counting on their talisman
The 31 year-old Portuguese football player Cristiano Ronaldo made it again for the 4th time beating rival Lionel Messi to win the prestigious Ballon d'Or 2016 announced by FranceFootball on Monday night.
Manchester United have returned to the top of the Deloitte Football Money League for the first time in 11 years after recording the highest annual revenue for a football club in history.
Former Manchester City striker Stevan Jovetic (above) struck in added time as Sevilla came from a goal down to win 2-1 at home against Real Madrid, as Madrid's run of 40 games unbeaten came to an end.