Everton are through to the Europa League knockout rounds as Group H winners after beating Wolfsburg 2-0 in Germany.
The 2015 Africa Cup of Nations will be held in Equatorial Guinea between 17 January and 8 February. Nigeria are the defending champions, having beaten Burkina Faso 1-0 in the 2013 final.
Three-time World Cup winner Pele has been admitted to a special care unit in a Sao Paulo hospital.
Arsenal's Jack Wilshere will be out for approximately three months after undergoing successful surgery on his left ankle.
Ben Coley and Matt Brocklebank preview Saturday's Premier League programme with QPR to beat Leicester rated the best bet.
Dave Whelan's future at Wigan is in question after he was charged by the FA over remarks about Chinese and Jewish people.
The Sky Sports experts offer Super 6 predictions. Could you be the second £250,000 jackpot winner in a row?
Ed Chamberlin looks ahead to a cracking Super Sunday clash between Southampton and Manchester City in his latest column.
Barcelona defender Thomas Vermaelen is to undergo thigh surgery that could rule him out for the remainder of the season.
Paul Lambert has defended his decision to send striker Darren Bent out on loan despite Aston Villa's toothless attack.
Liverpool's defensive frailties at set pieces will continue to hurt them, says Sky Sports expert Gary Neville.