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Caster Semenya planning to play football in 2020

Olympic champion Caster Semenya is set to play football in 2020 after joining South African club JVW. A two-time Olympic gold medallist in the 800...

Somalia wins first ever World Cup qualifying match

Somalia made history on Thursday after it won its first ever World Cup qualifying match by defeating Zimbabwe 1-0 in the first leg of...

Salah, Mané, Koulibaly shortlisted for FIFPro men’s World XI

Egypt’s Mohamed Salah and Senegalese duo Sadio Mané and Kalidou Koulibaly are among 55 footballers shortlisted for the FIFA FIFPro Men's World11 2019. The list...

Uganda’s ‘Watoto Wasoka’ shortlisted for FIFA Diversity Award 2019

‘Watoto Wasoka’ a community-based project in the Ugandan capital Kampala is one of the finalists shortlisted for the FIFA Diversity Award 2019. The project, founded...

FIFA.com and YouTube to stream African qualifiers for 2022 World Cup

Football fans around the world will be able to watch the preliminary round of the CAF qualifiers for the 2022 FIFA World Cup to...

Zambia cancels friendly with South Africa over security situation

Zambia canceled its international friendly against South Africa due to be played on Saturday at the National Heroes Stadium in the capital Lusaka due...

Injury rules Wayde van Niekerk out of World Championships in Doha

400m world record holder Wayde van Niekerk of South Africa will not defend his title at the IAAF World Championships in Doha, Qatar, later...

Ex-Inter Milan player to vie for Kenyan parliamentary seat

Former Inter Milan player McDonald Mariga on Monday quit football to try his hand in politics after accepting a nomination by Kenya’s Jubilee Party...

Zimbabwe snub Olympic football qualifier over pay dispute

Zimbabwe’s national women’s football team refused to play against Zambia in the second leg of their 2020 CAF Women’s Olympic qualifier in Harare on...

Kenya thrashes Malawi to advance in CAF Women’s Olympic qualifier

Kenya on Sunday thumped Malawi 3-0 at the Kenyatta Stadium in Machakos to advance to the third round of the 2020 CAF Women’s Olympic...
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