In their two home international matches in June, the German national team will face Ukraine in Bremen on June 12 and Colombia in Gelsenkirchen on June 20. While the match in the VELTINS Arena will kick off at 20:45 CET (live on RTL), the kick-off time of the charity match …Read More »
Germany to face Ukraine, Poland & Colombia in June friendlies!
The Germany national team will play three international games in June 2023, with the 1.000th international match taking place on June 12 in the form of a charity game against Ukraine at the wohninvest WESERSTADION. On June 16, Germany will come up against Poland in Warsaw, before facing Colombia on …Read More »
adidas unveil nature inspired away kits for 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup!
Today – as proud partners to ten of the teams competing at the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup in Australia and New Zealand – adidas unveils the away kits for Argentina, Colombia, Germany, Japan, Spain, and Sweden, having already unveiled the eye-catching designs for Costa Rica, Italy and Jamaica earlier …Read More »
Colombia launches ambitious project with FIFA support!
“To achieve results on the pitch and enable Colombia to win trophies,” said Colombian Football Association (FCF) Development Director Ivan Novella, setting out the ambitious objectives of Futbol con Futuro (Football with a Future), a project that the FCF presented at a seminar held in Bogota on February 28, with …Read More »
Colombian stadium to be named after Pele!
The Bello Horizonte stadium in the Colombian city of Villavicencio is to be named after Pelé in response to Gianni Infantino’s recent suggestion that FIFA’s 211 member associations each name at least one stadium or football venue after the Brazilian legend. The decision was announced by Juan Guillermo Zuluaga, the …Read More »
Joan Laporta visits FC Barcelona Foundation projects supporting refugees & displaced people in Colombia!
FC Barcelona Foundation president, Joan Laporta, and Dr Marta Segú, the Foundation’s managing director, have visited the town of Arauca on the border with Venezuela. The institution has projects under way involving over 500 children and adolescents from Venezuelan refugees and displaced Colombians. These projects aim to use sport to …Read More »
Bayer Leverkusen instructors train Colombia coaches under Football Club Social Alliance!
This year’s Young Coaches training by the Football Club Social Alliance (FCSA) was held in the Colombian city of Medellín from October 24 to 28. Thorsten Judt and Jörg Kappenhagen, the FCSA instructors at Bayer 04 Leverkusen travelled to South America for the third and last module to join in …Read More »
Defending FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup champions Spain make it two in a row!
Spain are the winners of the 2022 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in India. La Rojita beat Colombia 1-0 in Sunday’s final to retain the title they won at Uruguay 2018. The two sides had already met in the group phase, a match the Spanish also won 1-0. Spain’s winner …Read More »
Five member associations in race to host 2023 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup!
Nearly three months on from the thrilling end of the 2021 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup in Russia, FIFA has received registrations from five member associations interested in hosting the next edition of the tournament in 2023, namely: Colombian Football Association Bahrain Football Association United Arab Emirates Football Association Seychelles …Read More »
Eintracht Frankfurt sign Colombian striker Rafael Santos Borre!
Eintracht Frankfurt have another new signing for the upcoming 2021/22 season after agreeing a contract valid until June 30, 2025 with Rafael Santos Borré. The centre-forward arrives after four years at Club Atlético River Plate, where his contract expired on June 30, allowing the 25-year-old to move to Frankfurt on …Read More »