Friday , February 26 2021

Africa

Mali and Niger seal Africa’s final tickets to 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India!

Victories in their final group matches on Sunday ensured Mali and Niger progressed to the 2017 FIFA World Cup in India after reaching the 2017 CAF U-17 Africa Cup of Nations semifinals. The top two sides in Group B join fellow India 2017 qualifiers Ghana and Guinea, who progressed from …

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Guinea join Ghana on plane to 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India!

Guinea secured a goalless draw with Ghana in their final group game at the 2017 CAF U-17 Africa Cup of Nations, meaning they joined their opponents at the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India. Ghana were already assured of their place in India having won their opening two games …

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FIFA suspends Mali, India U-17 lose African friendly match opponent!

Only yesterday it was announced that the India Under-17 national team in preparation for the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup would host Mali in Mumbai for a two match series on April 6 and 9, but the matches had to be cancelled today after Mali was suspended by world football …

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Cameroon complete 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup line-up in Russia!

The line-up for the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia is complete with Cameroon the eighth and final confirmed participant at the Tournament of Champions following their triumph at the 2017 CAF Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon tonight. The Indomitable Lions came from behind to defeat Egypt 2-1 in …

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Macron & WAC Casablanca sign new Technical Partnership!

Italian kit maker Macron and Wydad Athletic Club (WAC Casablanca) are glad to announce the new technical sponsorship agreement starting from the 2017 season onwards. Macron has signed a technical partner with the most representative and most titled club of Morocco (38 overall titles, from which 18 championships and 9 …

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Adjudicatory chamber of the independent FIFA Ethics Committee opens proceedings against Amos Adamu!

The adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee, chaired by Hans-Joachim Eckert, has opened formal adjudicatory proceedings against Amos Adamu, former president of the West African Football Union and former member of the CAF and FIFA Executive Committees, based on the final report submitted by the investigatory chamber. The investigations …

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FIFA’s Independent Ethics Committee bans football officials!

The adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee chaired by Hans‑Joachim Eckert has banned Mr Kirsten Nematandani, former president of the South African Football Association (SAFA), Mr Jonathan Musavengana, former official of the Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA), and Mr Banna Tchanile, former coach of the Togo national team, from all …

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LaLiga to stage #ElClasico extravaganzas in Delhi, Mumbai & three other cities across the globe!

The Spanish LaLiga is set to stage ElClasico extravaganzas in five cities across the globe in Mumbai, New Delhi, Shanghai, Beijing and Johannesburg, where supporters will get the chance to enjoy all of the action from one of the top club games in world football. The Camp Nou on Saturday, …

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