Saturday , November 27 2021

Americas

AFC Disciplinary and Ethics Committee bans Avelino Coelho Jakson for Anti-doping rule violation!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Disciplinary and Ethics Committee has banned the Brazilian player, Avelino Coelho Jakson, from taking part in any kind of football-related activity (which includes, inter alia, all domestic, international, friendly and official fixtures) for four (4) years for violating Article 6 of the AFC Anti-Doping Regulations …

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MLS’ concussion substitute trial puts player health & safety at the forefront!

In a leading step to promote player health and safety, Major League Soccer announced Monday the league will take part in a pilot program to trial the implementation of concussion substitutes . The pilot program was approved and allowed by the International Football Association Board (IFAB) and FIFA, which sets the …

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Real Salt Lake sign US striker Bobby Wood to pre-contract!

Real Salt Lake have signed US men’s national team veteran Bobby Wood to a pre-contract beginning July 1 that lasts through 2023, with the forward joining after his contract at Bundesliga 2 side Hamburger SV expires. Wood, 28, gives RSL a much-needed option at center forward after the club mostly …

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Reimagined league website & launch of ‘Our Soccer’ campaign signal MLS is Back in 2021!

While the 2021 Major League Soccer season kicks off its schedule of games on April 16, the League flipped the switch on a game-changing, reimagined website heralding that MLS is Back in a big way. In addition, further reflecting the optimism and energy heading into the new season, MLS unveiled …

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LAFC expands Postmates partnership & welcomes Uber as partner!

LAFC announced today the newest Golden Boot Club Partners, Postmates and Uber. After a successful partnership in 2020, the ‘Official On-Demand Delivery Partner of LAFC’ returns for 2021 with a renewed agreement that is an extension and expansion of the relationship to include the Postmates logo displayed on the left …

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CONCACAF to enter final phase of VAR certification!

As part of its effort to incorporate Video Assistant Referee (VAR) into its competitions in 2021, CONCACAF has been collaborating with the Costa Rican Football Federation (Fedefutbol) to fully certify the use of VAR. Next week, CONCACAF, with the support of Fedefutbol, will hold its fourth and final phase of …

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2020 CONCACAF Men’s Olympic Qualifiers Update!

All Member Associations participating in the 2020 CONCACAF Men’s Olympic Qualifying are following strict health and safety protocols, including COVID-19 testing prior to and during the competition. Ahead of today’s semifinal matches, the delegations of Canada, Honduras, Mexico and USA have conducted their final round of COVID-19 testing for this …

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442oons x OneFootball: Haaland, Mbappe & Messi tapped-up on International duty (Parody)!

I just love to watch the 442oons and their funny take on football and its matches! In the 442oons x OneFootball special is a parody about Erling Haaland, Kylian Mbappe and Leo Messi tapped-up on International duty.

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Canada & Bayern Munich’s Alphonso Davies appointed UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador!

Alphonso Davies was appointed as a UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador on Wednesday, March 24. The United Nations Refugee Agency has protected people from all over the world who are forced to flee from conflict or persecution for over 70 years. The Canada and FC Bayern defender is the first football player …

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Inter Miami sign former Arsenal, West Brom defender Kieran Gibbs!

Inter Miami CF has made another addition to their back line, announcing Tuesday, March 23 that the club has signed English fullback Kieran Gibbs. Gibbs will be eligible to play for the club starting on July 1, upon the expiration of his contract with his current club, English Premier League …

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