The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has confirmed Qatar as the neutral venue for the AFC Asian Qualifiers – Road to Qatar Group A tie between Iraq and Lebanon as well as the Group B match between Australia and Oman scheduled for Thursday, October 7, 2021. The Socceroos, who are the …Read More »
AFC’s Shaikh Salman meets with Lebanon Football Association president Haidar!
The AFC President Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa met with Lebanon Football Association (LFA) President Hachem Haidar to discuss the progress and development of football in the West Asian country on Monday. Shaikh Salman welcomed Haidar during his visit to the Kingdom of Bahrain with LFA General Secretary Jihad …Read More »
Cast finalised for AFC Asian Qualifiers – Road to Qatar 2022!
The cast for the AFC Asian Qualifiers – Road to Qatar 2022 was confirmed on Tuesday with 12 teams sealing their places in the final round. Vietnam are the newcomers, as the Southeast Asian side joined 11 teams who have featured at this stage of FIFA World Cup qualifying before. …Read More »
AFC Cup 2019 final to be played on November 4 in Kuala Lumpur!
The AFC Cup 2019 Final between North Korea’s 4.25 SC and Al Ahed from Lebanon, – scheduled to take place on November 2, 2019 in Shanghai – has been moved to November 4, 2019 and will now take place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The kick-off time is set for 9:00pm …Read More »
FIFA president & FIFA Legends help kick off 2nd Football for Schools pilot project in Lebanon!
FIFA president Gianni Infantino alongside FIFA Legends – including Kaka, Laura Georges, Tim Cahill, Marcel Desailly, Samuel Eto’o and Jose Mourinho – visited schoolchildren in Lebanon this weekend to host several interactive sessions to mark the start of the second pilot project for the FIFA Football for Schools programme, which …Read More »
VIDEO – 2019 AFC Asian Cup: All you need to know about Group E!
Ahead of the 2019 AFC Asian Cup in the United Arab Emirates, here comes the video of the tournament organisers titled ‘All you need to know about…’ featuring the teams in Group E. Watch the videos featuring the Group E’s four teams in Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Lebanon, and North Korea …Read More »
AFC Futsal Level 1 Course conducted in Tripoli!
The 10-day AFC Futsal Level 1 Course was opened by Lebanon Football Association Second Vice-President Ahmad Kamareddine, who firstly thanked the AFC for the support in organising the course which will help spread the knowledge of the game. e also encouraged the 15 participants to give their best throughout the …Read More »
Football coaching camp boosts social cohesion for refugee communities!
The power of football to promote social cohesion and empower vulnerable refugee communities was further emphasised in Lebanon with the recent conclusion of the Young Coach Education Programme Lebanon 2017/18. The first-of-its-kind six-month long coaching course was brought to fruition thanks to a global partnership between the Asian Football Confederation’s …Read More »
VIDEO – XtraTime: Lebanon’s Akram Moghrabi trains for the first-time with Mohun Bagan!
XtraTime reports from Kolkata that Mohun Bagan’s new Lebanese striker Akram Moghrabi trained for the first-time with the Mariners squad yesterday.Read More »
Mohun Bagan release Liberia’s Kromah, sign Akram Moghrabi of Lebanon!
Struggling Kolkata giants Mohun Bagan AC have released Liberian attacking player Ansumana Kromah and have replaced him with Lebanese striker Akram Moghrabi for the remainder of the 2017/18 I-League season. Former champions Mohun Bagan have in recent weeks been going through a bad patch which has resulted in head coach …Read More »