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PABLO ES­CO­BAR

A week be­fore he re­tired, the 40-year-old scored four goals as The Strong­est beat Sport Boys 6-0 to be­come the first player to score 200 goals for one club in the Bo­li­vian top flight. He nar­rowly missed out with his pre­vi­ous side, Bo­li­var, where he scored 198.

WAT­FORD FANS

Dur­ing their Pre­mier League game at Le­ices­ter City, the away fans un­furled a ban­ner in mem­ory of the hosts’ late owner Vichai Sri­vad­dhanaprabha – and were re­warded with free food and drink by his son, Aiyawatt.

CRIS­TIANO RON­ALDO

Be­came the first player to win 100 UEFA Champions League games – which is more than 136 of the 140 clubs who have ap­peared in the com­pe­ti­tion, with Manch­ester United (117), Bayern Mu­nich (132), Barcelona (141) and Real Madrid (155) the ex­cep­tions.

SE­BAS­TIAN ABREU

The 42-year-old Uruguayan striker ex­tended his world record af­ter sign­ing for Brazil­ian fourth-tier side Rio Branco – his 28th club.

MARTIN SOLVEIG

Pre­sent­ing Ada Hegerberg with her award as the first fe­male winner of the Bal­lon d’Or, the French DJ spoilt the mo­ment with a crass com­ment, ask­ing Lyon’s Nor­we­gian striker if she could “twerk”.

PA­TRICE-EDOUARD NGAISSONA

The ex-Cen­tral African Repub­lic fed­er­a­tion pres­i­dent, who is a CAF com­mit­tee mem­ber, was ar­rested on sus­pi­cion of com­mit­ting war crimes.

JUR­GEN KLOPP

The Liver­pool man­ager apol­o­gised in the press con­fer­ence fol­low­ing the Mersey­side derby, af­ter he ran half­way across the An­field pitch to cel­e­brate Divock Origi’s last-minute winner against Ever­ton.

Record winner...Cris­tiano Ron­aldo

Fool­ish...Martin Solveig (left) with Ada Hegerberg

Emo­tional dash... Jur­gen Klopp

Mile­stone... Pablo Es­co­bar

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