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Wilfried Zaha won two penalties against Bournemouth in the 2-2 draw on Saturday

Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha has hit back at diving claims, saying he is "targeted a lot more" than other players.

The 25-year-old faced accusations of diving to win penalties during Crystal Palace's match against Bournemouth.

Referee Kevin Friend twice awarded spot-kicks for fouls on Zaha as Palace drew the match 2-2.

Ghana Champions Aduana Stars have been drawn with Libyan Club Al Tahaddy in the preliminary round of the CAF Champions League.

The Dormaa Club will start of their campaign with the tricky tie by hosting the North Africans on the weekends of 9-11 February 2018 before travelling for the reverse fixture two weeks after.

The Benghazi club won the Libyan league last season. El Tahaddy SC are returning to the competition after four decades with their last outing in the CAF Champions League date back to 1978.

New MLS franchise Los Angeles FC have selected Sporting Kansas City forward Latif Blessing in the second round of the 2017 MLS Expansion Draft on Tuesday.

The former Liberty Professionals forward joined Sporting Kansas City in 2017 season and quickly established himself as a key member of the side recording six goals and two assists in 31 appearances across all competitions.

He most notably scored in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Final as Sporting KC defeated the New York Red Bulls.

Blessing becomes the 10th all-time Sporting KC player to be selected in an MLS Expansion Draft.

The MLS is set to be expanded to 23 teams at the beginning of the 2018 season.

Source: Citisports

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Roy Hodgson

Roy Hodgson hailed Crystal Palace's spirit after their late win against Watford, but refused to get carried away about their survival bid.

Palace moved off the bottom and out of the Premier League relegation zone with a sensational late rally to see off 10-man Watford 2-1 at Selhurst Park.

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