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France 23-women squad named for Womens World Cup

France coach Corinne Diacre on Thursday announced the 23-player list for the upcoming FIFA Women's World Cup on their home soil without the French...
FIBA

FIBA World Cup: Africa to Make a Strong Statement

President of FIBA Africa Hamane Niang said Monday that the world should be ready for Africa to stake its claim to this year's basketball...
Cricket

World Cup: Kenya’s Cricket Team Meets a Difficult Task in Africa Qualifiers

Kenya cricket coach Jimmy Kamande hopes his team will weather the storm and excel at the ICC Africa World Cup qualifiers from March 17...
Basketball

FIBA Men’s World Qualifiers: fifteen players invited by Nigeria

The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) Wednesday said it had invited 15 players for the last window of the 2019 FIBA Men's World Cup qualifiers...
African Women’s Cup

Which African Football Giant Grabs The World Cup Ticket?

The curtain is will be drawn on the 11th biennial African Women’s Cup (AWCON) 2018, with Nigeria deservedly picking one of the three slots...
2018 FIFA World Cup

Ghanaian worker goes to World Cup

A Ghanaian worker helping to build the 2022 World Cup had the trip of a lifetime when he was taken to the opening match...
Ghanaian migrant worker

Ghanaian migrant worker goes to World Cup opening ceremony

A Ghanaian worker helping to build the 2022 World Cup had the trip of a lifetime when he was taken to the opening match...
World Cup

US, Canada and Mexico to host 2026 FIFA World Cup

US, Canada and Mexico will host the 2026 FIFA World Cup, seeing off the bid of Morocco in a FIFA ballot this morning. The vote...
FIFA World Cup Tournament

FIFA World Cup Tournament and the Many Surprises that Will Emerge

Who can ever forget USA 94’, France 98’ and Korea/Japan 2002’? Memories that last a lifetime. How about Germany 2006 and the first world...
2018 FIFA World Cup

Croatian World Cup Candidates Clean and Fair

There were no surprises on the list of 32 names that Croatian national head coach Zlatko Dalic announced on Monday in the official press...
2018 FIFA World Cup

Iceland’s World Cup Squad Named

World Cup debutant Iceland has announced their 23-man squad for the World Cup in Russia through a video on YouTube on Friday. Gylfi Sigurdsson, the...
Neymar

Neymar entertains fear of an injury in World Cup

Injured Brazil forward Neymar has revealed that he will need to overcome a psychological barrier as he bids to return to full fitness ahead...
Neymar

Neymar to be at pinnacle of authority at World Cup

Brazil legend Ronaldinho has backed compatriot Neymar to make a full recovery from foot surgery in time for the World Cup in Russia. Neymar has...
Neymar

Neymar Believes Coutinho and Jesus will perform perfectly at the WC

Neymar has predicted that Barcelona midfielder Philippe Coutinho and Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus will be Brazil's shining lights during the World Cup in...
Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi braces up for world cup weight

Argentina and Barcelona forward Lionel Messi has acknowledged that his head is already in Russia, where he will be aiming to cap a remarkable...
CAF Champions League

CAF to introduce Video Assistant Referee during CHAN 2018

The Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) will introduce Video Assistant Referee (VAR) for the first time in a CAF competition at the Total African...
cape coast stadium

LOC is Scheduled to Visit Cape Coast Stadium

The Local Organizing Committee (LOC) for the African Women Cup of Nations (AWCON) 2018, is to inspect the Cape Coast stadium on Tuesday 28th...

Latest FIFA Rankings Places Ghana on 51st Position

Ghana moved one place up to rank 51st in the latest FIFA world rankings released on Thursday. The Black Stars, despite gaining six points to...

I don’t regret choosing Ghana – Edwin Gyasi

Black Stars midfielder Edwin Gyasi, has said he has no regret choosing Ghana over Netherlands, having made his second appearance for Ghana last Sunday...
Black Maidens

Black Maidens, Black Princesses Get Support Ahead Of Qualifiers

Multi Pac Ghana Limited, dealers in assorted drinks and bottled water on Tuesday donated some of their products worth about GHȼ1,000.00 to the Black...
Photo taken on July 20, 2015 shows the construction site of the stadium for the 2018 World Cup at the Krestovsky Island in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Russia will host the FIFA World Cup soccer tournament in 2018. (Xinhua/Li Ming)

2018 FIFA World Cup: Ghana and Egypt Draw 1-1

Ghana wrapped up its 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign with a 1-1 result against Egypt in the final round of qualifiers on Sunday. Mahmoud...

Senegal Books World Cup Slot

Senegal will compete at the World Cup finals for just the second time ever in 2018 after winning 2-0 away to South Africa on...
Sweden

Sweden Plays Italy In World Cup Play Off

Sweden tackle Italy in the first leg of a World Cup play-off Friday, putting on a bold face as they welcome the four-time world...
Kwesi Appiah

Coach Kwesi Appiah Busily Prepares Against Egypt

Coach Kwesi Appiah is busily preparing his charges for the upcoming World Cup qualifier against Egypt with 21 players currently in camp. The Black...
FIFA

FIFA Introduces Guide to 2026 World Cup Bidding Process

Football's ruling body FIFA on Tuesday published the guidelines for the 2026 World Cup bid process, aiming to restore credibility after various affairs through...
Kwesi Appiah wants to win titles with Al Khartoum

Ghana names squad for final World Cup qualifier against Egypt

The head coach of the Black Stars, Ghana's senior national male soccer team, Kwesi Appiah Tuesday night named 23 players to prepare for the...
Rugby

Botswana aims for glory at rugby world cup qualifiers

Botswana's national rugby 7s team is targeting a good performance at the African men's 7s championships to be played in Uganda early October. A media...
Rwanda U-17 team that took part in the World Club championship in 2011. (File)

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Talented Youngsters Ready for World Cup

With just seven days remaining for the FIFA U-17 World Cup kick off in India, the official squad lists for the tournament has been...
Paa Kwesi Fabian

17 World Cup: Coach Fabian Names His Final Squad

Ghana's U-17 coach, Paa Kwesi Fabian has named a strong 21man squad for the FIFA U-17 World Cup to be held in India next...

FIFA and Russia exploiting workers at World Cup sites

Berlin, June 14, (GNA/dpa) - The monitoring group Human Rights Watch (HRW) has criticized football world governing body FIFA for failing to protect workers...