Nigeria Women’s defender Ngozi Ebere joins Norwegian club Arna Bjomar on a one-year deal from Cypriot team Barcelona FA.
Mamelodi Sundowns beat Wydad Casablanca 2-1 as TP Mazembe suffer a shock 3-0 defeat at CS Constantine in the latest African Champions League group matches.
Egyptian giants Zamalek book their place in the group phase of the African Confederation Cup after a 3-1 victory over Morocco's Ittihad Tanger in the play-offs.
Egypt's Mohamed Salah scores twice and Senegal's Sadio Mane is also on target as Liverpool survive a scare to beat Crystal Palace 4-3 at Anfield.
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Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says Mohammed Salah is "world class" after the Egyptian scored his 50th Premier League goal to help the team come from behind against Crystal Palace
The new year will get off to a bang for African football with the decision on the next Nations Cup hosts set to be made, in what looks like an action-packed 2019.
Former Zambia international Nchimunya Mweetwa is helping others to avoid the temptation of match fixing after being convicted and banned for the crime in Finland.