Latest News for: Africa football


Sundowns Berg’s technical style explained after Folz appointment

Independent online (SA) 21 Jul 2024
MAMELODI Sundowns sporting director Flemming Berg has a “clever football brain” and is “strong on development”, according to former colleague Jess Thorup ... He’s not only a great guy or person, but he’s very clever in football. He can see football.

The ball frequently played during political campaigns

Mmegi Online 20 Jul 2024
“Let me say, unfortunately, in Africa, politicians use football to push their agenda ... Out of Africa’s 54 countries, only Eritrea is unrated in the FIFA rankings, but football is still played in the country located in the Horn of Africa region.

Mosimane questions value of PSL sides touring Europe

Independent online (SA) 20 Jul 2024
ON THE face of it, South African football’s ‘Big Three’ having their pre-season training in Europe tells the story of our game making great progress ... He looks back and is glad that he used to do his pre-season in Africa.

POWERCHINA Promotes Global Sports Development with Construction of Multiple World-class Sports Facilities

The Manila Times 19 Jul 2024
18th, 2007 and delivered in December 2009, the project is two of the four important stadiums built in Angola for the 2010 Africa Football Cup of Nations, providing important support for the smooth organization of the event.

Socaloca launches revolutionary Football App with Ghana FA

Business Ghana 18 Jul 2024
Football clubs cannot sustain themselves without generating income. In Africa, our football clubs have only one way of making money, and that is through player transfers and talent development,” Foy stated.

Israel must be suspended for violating FIFA statutes, say lawyers

CyprusMail 18 Jul 2024
The Football Association of South Africa was suspended in 1961 due to the country’s apartheid policy while Yugoslavia was banned in 1992 following United Nations sanctions amid the Serb-dominated government’s aggression in the Balkans.

Israel must be suspended for violating FIFA statutes, human rights lawyers say

RTE 18 Jul 2024
The Football Association of South Africa was suspended in 1961 due to the country's apartheid policy while Yugoslavia was banned in 1992 following United Nations sanctions amid the Serb-dominated government's aggression in the Balkans.

Expat football team play at the highest level in Sa Pa

Vietnam News 18 Jul 2024
A unique football community team who are happy to welcome any new players to their high altitude pitch, if perhaps the skills are a little lower down the soccer scale ... more than just a football club.

‘Ridiculous’ Wafcon delay leaves African women’s football in a mess

The Observer 17 Jul 2024
That may be true but Caf must take responsibility for its own problems in this regard and how that is harming the stability and long-term health of Africa’s premier women’s football tournament.skip past newsletter promotion.

YANGO,takes part in West African Internet Governance Forum (WAIGF) to promote dynamic development...

Business Ghana 17 Jul 2024
Over the past few years, Yango has engaged in several CSR initiatives with the offering of Free ICT and Data Science courses to Ivorians as well as the support to football academies in West Africa ...

Beyond the photo: With Yamal, Williams and Euro victory, Spain crosses a race barrier

Indian Express 16 Jul 2024
AN ICONIC football photograph was born on Sunday, after Nico Williams opened scoring for Spain, from a low Lamine Yamal cross, in the European Championship final against England in Berlin ... Racism, though, was rampant in Spanish football.

Proper football fans don't chuck pints

The Spectator 14 Jul 2024
Many previous football tournaments have had a signature motif ... In fact, what’s really fuelling what disorder there remains around football these days is not alcohol at all, but the prevalence of cocaine.

Spain’s non-galacticos can beat England’s team of moments and miracles

The Irish Times 13 Jul 2024
Isn’t youth a wonderful thing? Spain, like the football world at large, has fallen in love with two young Spanish footballers – Lamine Yamal and Nico Williams ... of the light, the Joe Biden of football.

Final whistle sounds for ‘Screamer’ Tshabalala

Independent online (SA) 12 Jul 2024
A SOUTH AFRICAN football pioneer has died. A football trailblazer is no more ... Later when South Africa returned to international football, Tshabalala became the country’s first national team coach.

From Kaizer Chiefs to Gayton McKenzie: Mzansi pays tribute to late Stanley ‘Screamer’ Tshabalala

Independent online (SA) 12 Jul 2024
... football ... Tshabalala was Bafana Bafana’s first head coach after the country’s readmission to international football in 1992, and his life was central to the development of football in South Africa.