Kelechi Iheanacho’s first half volley fired Nigeria to a 1-0 win over Egypt at the Africa Cup of Nations, while both other games finished 0-0 as defending champions Algeria failed to hit the back of the net in a goalless draw with Sierra Leone. Catch up with the highlights here.
Riyad Mahrez called on Algeria to rise to the challenge in Cameroon as they prepare to start their defence of the Africa Cup of Nations title.
Rodri scored a 93rd minute winner as Manchester City took another huge step towards retaining the Premier League title with a 2-1 win over 10-man Arsenal.
Jamie Vardy grabbed a hat-trick as Leicester City came from behind to power to the top of the Premier League with a stunning 5-2 win at Manchester City.
Three Premier League players have tested positive for Covid-19 in the latest round of testing instigated by the league.
Manchester City duo Riyad Mahrez and Aymeric Laporte have tested positive for coronavirus, the club have announced.
Former Manchester United centre-back Rio Ferdinand has described Chelsea new signing Hakim Ziyech as ‘magnificent’ while also comparing him with Manchester City winger Riyad Mahrez.
Manchester City put their defeat to Southampton behind them with a comprehensive 5-0 victory over Newcastle United on Wednesday.
Manchester City winger Riyad Mahrez has thrown his weight behind teammate Phil Foden to become a top player for the club in future.
Riyad Mahrez claims to be at Manchester City to ‘win, not just participate’, with the Algeria international embracing competition for places and major silverware.