El Merriekh

El Merriekh stun rivals Al Hilal to retain Sudan Premier League title

El Merriekh retained the Sudanese League title for the third successive season, defeating archrivals Al Hilal 1-0 on Saturday 24 October 2020 at Khartoum Stadium to lift the 2019-20 season title. Semmani Saad Eldin score the game’s lone goal after...
RS Berkane

Mohssine Iajour nets late as RS Berkane beat Pyramids FC to lift first Confederation...

Mohssine Iajour scored the lone goal as RS Berkane floored Egyptian debutants Pyramids by a solitary goal to clinch their first ever Total CAF Confederation Cup title, in their second consecutive final. The ball ricocheted off the striker’s foot in...
Pyramids FC

African ‘Man City’ aim to put squeeze on Orange Boys

Pyramids FC of Egypt are called the 'Manchester City' of Africa because they share with the English Premier League club the benefits of huge investment from the Middle East. Formed in 2008 as Al Assiouty Sport, the club...
Sergio Ramos

Zinedine Zidane savours Clasico triumph as Ronald Koeman rues VAR penalty call

Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane reflected on a “perfect” victory after his side won El Clasico 3-1 at the Nou Camp – leaving Barcelona boss Ronald Koeman fuming again at VAR. Both sides were out to respond on the...
Manchester United vs Chelsea

Man United held 0-0 by Chelsea to extend frustration at home

Manchester United was held by Chelsea to 0-0 in the English Premier League on Saturday to leave the host without a win at Old Trafford from the opening three matches for the first time in 48 years. United striker Marcus...
Ajax puts 13 past Venlo in record win

Ajax smash 13 past Venlo in record Dutch win

Ajax broke their own 48-year Eredivisie record on Saturday when they hammered Venlo 13-0 in the biggest ever win in the history of the division. Lassina Traore struck five times as the defending champions outdid Johan Cruyff's Ajax, whose 12-1...
commonwealth_sport_Foundation

Commonwealth Sport Movement begins global search for Board of Trustees

By James K. Attaglo Wilson The Commonwealth Sport Foundation has begun its global search for a Board of Trustees. Launched in August 2020 with an ambition to help address some of the world’s greatest challenges, the new charitable foundation of the...
Kaizer Chiefs

“We want to start the season in a good way,” Castro aims high as...

By Joana Arries-Tagoe Colombian forward - Leonardo Castro is hoping Kaizer Chiefs kick-off the 2020/21 Premier Soccer League with a win as the Amakhosi host Mamelodi Sundowns this afternoon at the FNB Stadium in Nasrec, Johannesburg. Having sustained a...
Kurt Okraku

Desist from forbidden matches, GFA cautions Ghanaian clubs

GFA has warned clubs, their players, team officials, referees and match commissioners about their engagement in matches not sanctioned or approved (forbidden matches) by the Ghana Football Association. The GFA says that it shall come down heavily on any football...
Pitso Mosimane

Mamelodi Sundowns sweeps all at 2020 PSL Awards

Mamelodi Sundowns showed their dominance in the South African football fraternity as they scooped most of the accolades at the Premier Soccer League Awards. The night was to celebrate all those that played a significant part in the 2019/20...