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News, Sports

It’s not the size that matters but the determination to win, Says President Barrow as Gambia U-20 reaches AFCON Final

The Gambian leader HE President Adama Barrow has congratulated the country’s U-20 Scorpions for their triumphant performance in Monday’s semi-final against Nigeria in the AFCON 2023 competition held in Egpyt. The Scorpions thrashed Nigeria by 1-0, thereby reaching the finals to be played against neighbouring Senegal. The country’s leader President […]


Former Moroccan international Mustapha Hadji suspended for allegedly falsifying CAF A license

Article written by Jihane Rahhou. Rabat – The African Football Confederation (CAF) issued on Monday a five-year suspension to Morocco’s former football player Mustapha Hadji, over allegations that he had forged a coaching certificate. The African Ballon d’Or 1998 winner received his sentence from the disciplinary jury of the Confederation […]


Senegal: Coach Aliou Cisse’s contract extended until 2024

The Senegalese Football Federation in collaboration with the Ministry of Sports (its line Ministry) has on Thursday, 10th November 2022 extended the contract of their National team coach Aliou Cisse until 2024. The information was published on the Facebook page of the Senegalese Football Federation. “The Senegalese Football Federation congratulates […]

Sports, Women & Children's Affairs

FIFA suspends India’s Football Federation

by TRT World. FIFA has suspended the All India Football Federation (AIFF) with immediate effect because of “undue influence from third parties,” the world soccer’s governing body said. The suspension also means that the Under-17 women’s World Cup, scheduled to take place in India from October 11-30, cannot be held […]