Feghouli: We can make the knockouts

“Playing in the World Cup is a very important step in my career,” he told FIFA.com. “It’s a dream I’ve had since I was a kid and now it’s going to come true. I used to watch the competition on TV and I supported France when they beat Brazil in the 1998 Final thanks to […]

Feghouli: We can make the knockouts

“Playing in the World Cup is a very important step in my career,” he told FIFA.com. “It’s a dream I’ve had since I was a kid and now it’s going to come true. I used to watch the competition on TV and I supported France when they beat Brazil in the 1998 Final thanks to […]

SAFA sends condolences and support to Nigeria

In a letter addressed to Mr. Maigari Amunu, President of the NFF, SAFA President Dr Jordaan said the incident was a dastardly act and should be condemned in its entirety.  “On behalf of the South African Football Association, I would like extend our condolences to the Nigerian Football Federation and the people of Nigeria for […]

Ramunenyiwa: “Papic’s departure was sudden

After a promising display of football Leopards fell short of their promotion target and have now been dealt a blow by the departure of the Serbian mentor. “The coach made the decision to leave the team very sudden and unexpectedly. This is a setback for the team and it leaves us disjointed. We had already […]

From the streets to the World Cup for Acquah

 Not too long ago, Afriyie Acquah was living on the streets of Sunyani, a town north-west of Kumasi in Ghana. The youngster was facing a difficult future, when a fateful meeting took place: he was spotted playing football. Although only 12 at the time, Acquah showed promise that belied his age, and scouts of the […]

From the streets to the World Cup for Acquah

 Not too long ago, Afriyie Acquah was living on the streets of Sunyani, a town north-west of Kumasi in Ghana. The youngster was facing a difficult future, when a fateful meeting took place: he was spotted playing football. Although only 12 at the time, Acquah showed promise that belied his age, and scouts of the […]

World Cup hosts up to third in FIFA latest World Rankings

Although the leading duo of Spain and Germany remain unchanged, Brazil will start the tournament in third place, having leapfrogged Portugal, while Argentina (5th, up 2) and Switzerland (6th, up 2) have each climbed two places and England (10th, up 1) have returned to the top ten at the expense of Greece (12th, down 2). […]

Lionel Messi : We'll try to play good football in the World Cup

Mascherano was perhaps the surprise figure sweeping up the loose ball, which bounced across the goal mouth for the midfielder to stick his left boot to and direct into the empty net. Williams was powerless to prevent him making it 2-0 to Argentina. Argentina were without established stars including Pablo Zabaleta, Ezequiel Garay, Sergio Aguero […]

Orlando Pirates draw Kaizer at home first for ABSA-PSL Soweto-derby 2014

Amakhosi were the first home team when they host Orlando Pirates last season “Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando pirates will never play each other midweek in a night game for safety reasons” Blankense told media during the draw this morning. The Soweto giants will start their league preparations when they meet on the 26 Jyly 2014 […]