Category: Sports

England 2- 1 Tunisia.

England 2- 1 Tunisia.

Harry Kane’s stoppage-time winner ensured England started their World Cup campaign with victory after Tunisia threatened to snatch a point in Volgograd. Kane scored his second goal of the game with a clever header as Gareth Southgate’s side recorded England’s first win in the opening game of a major tournament since they beat Paraguay in [&hellip

Belgium 4-1 Costa Rica.

Belgium 4-1 Costa Rica.

Romelu Lukaku scored twice as Belgium eased to victory against Costa Rica in their final World Cup warm-up match. Belgium, England’s Group G opponents, were again without injured defender Vincent Kompany in Brussels, while Eden Hazard limped off in the 70th minute. Bryan Luiz volleyed Costa Rica ahead on 24 minutes, before Napoli striker Dries [&hellip

Ghana dissolves football association amid corruption claims.

Ghana dissolves football association amid corruption claims.

Ghana has dissolved its national football association after its president was filmed apparently accepting a “cash gift”. Kwesi Nyantakyi was pictured taking $65,000 (£48,000) from an undercover reporter pretending to be a businessman keen to invest in Ghanaian football. He has not commented on the allegations. Sports Minister Isaac Asiama said the association had been [&hellip

Zinedine Zidane leaves Real Madrid: What next for Champions League winners?.

Zinedine Zidane leaves Real Madrid: What next for Champions League winners?.

He left as he arrived, and as he had spent the last two-and-a-half years: with dignity. Zinedine Zidane’s decision to quit Real Madrid just five days after leading the team to their third consecutive Champions League title has thrown the Spanish giants into turmoil. Los Blancos president Florentino Perez was obviously stunned by the decision, [&hellip

World Cup 2018: Mohamed Salah ‘confident’ of playing for Egypt despite Champions League final injury.

World Cup 2018: Mohamed Salah ‘confident’ of playing for Egypt despite Champions League final injury.

Liverpool and Egypt forward Mohamed Salah says he is “confident” of playing in the World Cup after suffering a shoulder injury in the Champions League final defeat by Real Madrid. Salah, 25, left the pitch in Kiev in tears after a first-half challenge with Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos. “Your love and support will give [&hellip

Ghana president orders arrest of football assoc. chief over corruption.

Ghana president orders arrest of football assoc. chief over corruption.

President of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has ordered the immediate arrest of the country’s football association president, Kwesi Nyantakyi, several local media outlets have reported. The charge for Nyantakyi’s arrest order is said to be defrauding by false pretenses. The president’s order is for all security agencies to search and arrest the Ghana Football [&hellip

Brazil, Argentina, and Mexico unveil preliminary squads.

Brazil, Argentina, and Mexico unveil preliminary squads.

Five-time world champions Brazil have named a provisional 23-player squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™. Tite’s list includes Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar, as well as Manchester City defender Danilo, who replaces the injured Dani Alves. Shakhtar Donetsk forward Taison also made the preliminary squad for the South American giants. All squads are provisional [&hellip

Visiting Hull City praying for a win against Gor Mahia.

Visiting Hull City praying for a win against Gor Mahia.

This will be the second time in one year for Gor Mahia to play an English side having narrowly lost to Everton 2-1 in Tanzania English side Hull City is hopeful of getting a win against Kenya Premier League champions Gor Mahia at Kasarani Stadium on Sunday. Head of Hull City medical team Rob Price [&hellip

Real Madrid 2-2 Barcelona: What can Liverpool learn from El Clasico?.

Real Madrid 2-2 Barcelona: What can Liverpool learn from El Clasico?.

Sunday’s highly eventful Clasico, which finished as a 2-2 draw, showed Real Madrid at their best and worst, giving Liverpool fans reason for both optimism and concern for the Champions League final in Kiev on Saturday, 26 May. The chief hallmarks of this strange season for the Bernabeu giants have been inconsistency and unpredictability – [&hellip

Gallant Serengeti Boys lift Cecafa U-17 Youth trophy.

Gallant Serengeti Boys lift Cecafa U-17 Youth trophy.

National Under-17 side, Serengeti Boys won the Council for East and Central Africa Football Association (CECAFA) title after beating Somalia 2-0 in the final match in Bujumbura, Burundi yesterday. Serengeti Boys showed determination to lift the title from the onset as they pinned their opponents. They deservedly took the lead in the 25th minute, Edson [&hellip