Iranian giants Esteghlal defeated former FC Barcelona star Xavi’s Qatari football club Al Sadd after penalty shootouts to reach the group stage of 2017 AFC Champions League. Read more

FT: Algeria 2, Zimbabwe 2
African giants Algeria surprisingly held by the underdogs Zimbabwe in the opening match of Group B in the 2017 African Cup of Nations in Gabon.
January 16, 2017 – 07:30 CET | Source: (CAF)

Leicester City’s golden and Italian manager Claudio Ranieri has been crowned the 2016 FIFA Men’s Coach of the Year.
January 9, 2017 – 21:51 CET | Source: (FIFA)

FT: Panaitolikos 0, Panionios 2
Iranian international Masoud Shojaei scored for his club,Panionios, in the Greek Super League.
January 8, 2017 – 21:52 CET | Source: (Salamander News)


Star-packed Ivory Coast defeated Sweden in a friendly match as part of the preparations for the African Championship. Read more

Brazilian star Oscar mobbed by Shanghai SIPG fans as he arrives in China after completing remarkable £60 million move.
January 2, 2017 – 19:15 CET | Source: (The Sun)