Tag archive for ‘FIFA’
By admin On Thursday, June 7th, 2018

Kenya Misses World Cup Appearance

Kenyan referee Aden Marwa who had been slated to run the lines during this year’s Moscow 2018 World Cup has been dropped. (writes topi Lyambila) This follows an undercover sting operation by Ghanian journalist More...

By admin On Monday, February 6th, 2017

Cameroon Rule Africa Football Once Again

The Continental (AFRICA) Football Crown is back in the hands of its rightful owners (writes Topi Lyambila). Riding with a young side that many dismissed as not good enough to go all the way, the Lions proved them More...

By admin On Thursday, February 14th, 2013

Boost for Local African Coaches

Keshi mobbed by crew and players after victory over Burkina Faso The win on Sunday by Nigeria’s Super Eagles in the Africa Nations Cup Championships was a double triumph for Coach Stephen Keshi. Keshi himself More...

By admin On Sunday, February 10th, 2013

Nigeria v Burkina Faso in Epic Final

Burkinabe Striker Pitroipa redcarded in the tumultuous semi against Ghana’s Black Stars. The stage is set. The AFCON Championships Curtain falls on the tournament Sunday evening with a match that, has on paper More...

By admin On Saturday, February 9th, 2013

A Case for Video Replays

  CAF Disciplinary Committee discusses the Jonathan Pitroipa saga. The Confederation of African Football CAF, has acquitted itself well in the on going AFCON championships in South Africa, remarkably the disciplinary More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

Racism is ‘a devil’ says Blatter

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has described racism in football as “a devil” a year after sparking outrage with controversial remarks that appeared to play down the problem. The Swiss was widely criticised More...