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Luis Enrique steps down as Spain’s coach after 11 months

Luis Enrique has resigned from his position as the head coach of Spain’s national football team just 11 months after taking charge, the country’s...

CAF announces water breaks for AFCON matches

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has announced refreshing breaks during the Africa Cup of Nations games, owing to the high temperatures expected in...

AFCON 2019 will be “like a war” – Alex Iwobi declares...

Nigerian midfielder has likened the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations to a war, dismissing talk of the Super Eagles’ having an easy ride in...

2016 Olympic silver medalist Eunice Kirwa banned for doping

The Athletics Integrity Unit on Monday announced that Kenyan-born Bahraini runner Eunice Jepkirui Kirwa had been banned for four years after she tested positive...

Arsenal appoints Freddie Ljungberg as assistant first-team coach

Former Arsenal midfielder Freddie Ljungberg has been appointed as assistant coach by Arsenal, replacing Steve Bould. Ljungberg will deputize Unai Emery in Arsenal’s technical bench,...

Senegal, Egypt, Algeria secure friendly wins ahead of AFCON 2019

Three of the teams regarded among the pre-tournament favourites for the upcoming 2019 African Cup of Nations secured wins on Sunday in their respective...

Super Eagles meet fans in Egypt ahead of AFCON 2019

Nigerians in Egypt on Monday had a chance to meet the Super Eagles squad that will represent the West African country at the 2019...

South Africa gets elusive cricket World Cup win

South Africa finally got a World Cup win under their belts as they eased to a nine-wicket triumph over Afghanistan on Saturday to keep...

Caster Semenya invited to race in Rabat DL 800m: organiser

South African runner Caster Semenya has been invited to race in the 800m at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Rabat on Sunday, the...

Kenyan marathoner Felix Kirwa banned for 9 months for doping

The Athletics Integrity Unit on Wednesday suspended Kenyan long-distance runner Felix Kirwa for nine months after testing positive for a banned substance, Strychnine. The AIU...
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