Germany national team coach Hansi Flick has named his 24-man squad for the first games of 2023. He has recalled Bernd Leno (Fulham), Emre Can (Borussia Dortmund), Florian Wirtz (Bayer Leverkusen) and Timo Werner (RB Leipzig). Former U-21 European champions Josha Vagnoman (VfB Stuttgart) and Mergim Berisha (FC Augsburg), as …Read More »
Germany to face Peru & Belgium in March 2023!
In preparation for UEFA EURO 2024 in Germany, the German national side will play Peru and Belgium in their first international matches of the year, as decided by the Supervisory Board and General Assembly of DFB GmbH & Co. KG at their joint meeting yesterday, January 27 on the DFB …Read More »
FIFA Appeal Committee passes eligibility of Ecuador’s Byron Castillo!
The FIFA Appeal Committee has rendered its decision on the appeals lodged by the Chilean Football Association (FFCH) and the Peruvian Football Association (FPF) against the decision issued by the FIFA Disciplinary Committee on the potential ineligibility of the player Byron David Castillo Segura with regard to his participation in …Read More »
Last two 2022 FIFA World Cup berths to be decided at Qatar’s Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium!
The eagerly anticipated FIFA World Cup intercontinental playoffs, which will see four countries vie for the remaining two slots at football’s flagship event, will be held at Qatar’s Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium. On June 13, the winners of the AFC playoff between Australia and UAE on June 7 – also …Read More »
Five bids confirmed in race to host 2021 FIFA U-20 World Cup!
All eight member associations who expressed interest in hosting the 2021 FIFA U-20 World Cup have confirmed their participation in the bidding process by submitting the relevant terms and conditions by June 21. As some have opted for a joint application, a total of five bids will be in the …Read More »
Five expressions of interest received for hosting 2021 FIFA U-20 World Cup!
Following an invitation to all member associations (MAs) to express their interest in submitting a bid to host the 2021 FIFA U-20 World Cup, eight member associations have responded before the deadline of May 21, 2019. While three MAs have expressed their interest in bidding individually, the remaining five wish …Read More »
FIFA strips Peru of their 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup rights!
The world football governing body FIFA on Friday, February 22 decided to strip the South American nation of Peru of its hosting rights for the 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup due to numerous reasons. This is bad news for FIFA especially after the huge success of the last edition, the …Read More »
Germany’s Löw names squad ahead of UEFA Nations League opener against FIFA World Cup winners France!
Germany’s under pressure head coach Joachim Löw has announced his 23 players final squad ahead of their UEFA Nations League opener against FIFA World Cup winners France and a friendly against Peru. The revolution after Germany’s 2018 FIFA World Cup disaster has been postponed with Joachim Löw picking a somewhat …Read More »
Werder Bremen sign 39-year-old Peru legend Claudio Pizarro!
SV Werder Bremen have signed 39-year-old Peru legend Claudio Pizzaro with immediate effect. The Bundesliga side announced the surprise deal on Sunday, which is bound to a performance-based contract. Pizzaro will retire from professional football after the 2018/19 season. Pizzaro, who holds the record of being the best foreign goal …Read More »
2018 FIFA World Cup – Group C: Peru score historic 2-0 win over Australia!
The 2018 FIFA World Cup continued on Tuesday, June 26 afternoon with Peru scoring a historic 2-0 win over Australia at the Fisht Olympic Stadium in Sochi. Australia needing a win to potentially stay in contention for a knockout spot started off the better of the two sides but Peru …Read More »