Angola striker Wilson Eduardo scored on his debut as they beat Botswana 1-0 to qualify for the expanded 24-team Africa Cup of Nations finals being hosted in Egypt from June 21-July 19.
Wilson, a former Portugal junior international, netted midway through the first half to ensure his side's passage to the continental championships in a game that was delayed for 30 minutes after halftime by a partial floodlight failure.
Angola have missed the last two Nations Cup tournaments, but secured their passage...
Real Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois said the Spanish press are out to "kill" him, and he considers himself "one of the best in the world."
Courtois has endured a difficult campaign at Real Madrid since joining from Chelsea in the summer and an ill-calculated dribble during Belgium's Euro 2020 qualifier against Russia resulted in the 26-year-old being dispossessed in his area which allowed Denis Cheryshev to equalise -- though the hosts went on to win 3-1.
Championship side Birmingham have been deducted nine points after pleading guilty to breaking the EFL's spending rules.
An independent Disciplinary Commission, appointed under EFL Regulations, met on Monday after the club breached the EFL's profitability and sustainability regulations for the three-year period 2015-16 to 2017-18, with losses greater than £39 million.
Garry Monk's side have now dropped to 18th in the Championship, five points clear of the relegation zone when they were originally...