Category: Sports

Malinzi faces new charges as two more officials join.

Malinzi faces new charges as two more officials join.

The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) yesterday substituted new charge sheet into fraud and money laundering trial against former senior officials with Tanzania Football Federation (TFF), adding two more accused persons and two counts of conspiracy and abuse of office. Accused persons joined are Miriam Zayumba, who was TFF Office Manager and Flora Rauya, the [&hellip

New York City’s Patrick Vieira will be on Arsene Wenger replacements shortlist.

New York City’s Patrick Vieira will be on Arsene Wenger replacements shortlist.

Patrick Vieira lined up to become Arsenal manager but Arsene Wenger will not be sacked even if he fails to lead club to Europa League triumph. Patrick Vieira is a serious contender to return to Arsenal as manager. The London club are looking for candidates to replace Arsene Wenger, who has endured a difficult season. [&hellip

Yanga march into group stage.

Yanga march into group stage.

Gallant Young Africans advanced into the group stage of CAF Confederation Cup despite losing 1-0 to hosts Wolaitta Dicha, in the return leg encounter at Hawassa International Stadium in Ethiopia, yesterday. Yanga progress into the next stage on 2-1 aggregate. The Jang- wani Street lads placed one leg into the group stage of continental second [&hellip

Neymar: World Cup return on cards for Brazil forward after recovery from broken foot.

Neymar: World Cup return on cards for Brazil forward after recovery from broken foot.

Brazil international Neymar hopes to be fit for this summer’s World Cup and says he will return to training from a broken foot on 17 May. The Paris St-Germain forward needed surgery on a broken metatarsal bone after being injured in a league game on 25 February. Brazil play their World Cup opening fixture against [&hellip

Birmingham’s Alexander Stadium in £70m revamp for 2022 Games.

Birmingham’s Alexander Stadium in £70m revamp for 2022 Games.

A £70m plan to expand Birmingham’s Alexander Stadium in time for the 2022 Commonwealth Games has been announced. The investment will boost the 40-year-old structure’s capacity from 12,700 to 40,000 and retain 20,000 seats after the event. The expansion would see it become the UK’s largest permanent athletics stadium outside London. Australia will hand over [&hellip

Real Madrid beat Juventus 4-3 on aggregate to secure their place in the Champions League last-four.

Real Madrid beat Juventus 4-3 on aggregate to secure their place in the Champions League last-four.

Despite losing 3-1, a controversial late Cristiano Ronaldo penalty was enough to see the Bernabeu giants through. They will face either Liverpool, Bayern Munich or Roma in the semis. But centre-back Ramos risks missing at least the first leg of the fixture following his antics last night. Ramos was suspended for the game in Madrid [&hellip

Yanga out to keep race tight.

Yanga out to keep race tight.

Young Africans will look to keep up their Mainland Premier League title hopes alive, when they host Singida United in a high profile match at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam today. The defending champions are desperate to close the gap on leaders Simba and run away from third-placed Azam FC. On 46 points [&hellip

Clean home victory was Yanga strategy.

Clean home victory was Yanga strategy.

Young Africans Assistant Coach Shadrack Nsajigwa said their 2-0 victory over Ethiopia’s Wolaitta Dicha is a good step towards advancing into the group stage of the CAF Confederation Cup. An early first half goal from Raphael Daudi, put Yanga ahead in just 30 seconds into the game before a sensational second half 54th minute header [&hellip

Germany 0-1 Brazil.

Germany 0-1 Brazil.

Germany lost for the first time in 23 matches as Manchester City forward Gabriel Jesus scored the only goal to give Brazil the win in Berlin. This was the first full meeting between the two nations since Germany humiliated Brazil 7-1 in the 2014 World Cup semi-final in Belo Horizonte. Jesus put Brazil ahead with [&hellip

Timothy Weah among seven uncapped players called up for friendly.

Timothy Weah among seven uncapped players called up for friendly.

Seven uncapped players, including 18-year-old Paris St. Germain forward Timothy Weah, were called in by U.S. national team head coach Dave Sarachan for the friendly against Paraguay on March 27 in Cary, North Carolina. Other first-time callups in the 22-player squad include players in Belgium (Erik-Palmer Brown), England (Antonee Robinson), the Netherlands (Andrija Novakovich), and [&hellip