Cristiano Ronaldo is named the world's best player at the inaugural Best Fifa Football Awards in Zurich.
Derby County sign former England striker David Nugent from Premier League side Middlesbrough.
Football Association chairman Greg Clarke says he has spoken to gay players and suggests "synchronised" coming out announcements.
Southampton defender Jose Fonte will not face Liverpool in the EFL Cup semi-final after making a transfer request.
Hearts complete the signing of veteran Northern Ireland defender Aaron Hughes, and ex-Hamilton full-back Lennard Sowah.
Mesut Ozil says he wants to know the long-term future of manager Arsene Wenger before committing to a new Arsenal deal.
Oscar scores on his debut for Shanghai SIPG following his move from Chelsea for a Chinese transfer record fee of £60m.
Winger Stewart Downing can leave Middlesbrough on loan during the January transfer window, BBC Tees reports.
League One club Northampton Town part company with manager Rob Page after nine defeats in their last 11 matches.
Championship side Reading have completed the signing of 23-year-old defender Tiago Ilori from Liverpool.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp defends playing the club's youngest ever starting line-up after a 0-0 draw with Plymouth in the FA Cup.
Fifa will vote on plans to expand the World Cup to 48 teams from 2026 on Tuesday, in line with the vision of president Gianni Infantino.
Plymouth's third-round replay with Liverpool will help Argyle earn more than £1m from the FA Cup, says chairman James Brent.
Newport County confirm they are trying to resolve a home fixture clash in May with fellow Rodney Parade tenants, rugby's Newport Gwent Dragons.
Southampton's Sofiane Boufal will not play at the Africa Cup of Nations for Morocco after suffering an injury.