Coach Otto Addo has resigned as Ghana boss following their World Cup group-stage elimination. The 47-year-old former Ghana international replaced the sacked Milovan Rajevac in February, initially as interim boss, and was given a deal until the end of December. He also has the role of talent coach at German side Borussia Dortmund.“I always said if we qualified for the Read More
Poland striker, Robert Lewandowski, has opened up about what he whispered into Lionel Messi’s ear during the game against Argentina at the 2022 World Cup. The two players came head to head as the match unfolded. Messi did not take kindly to seeing his shirt pulled by Lewandowski joined Barcelona after the Argentine left for Paris Saint-Germain in 2021. Lewandowski Read More
Germany suffered a second consecutive World Cup group-stage exit despite a 4-2 win over Costa Rica on another night of sensational drama in Qatar. After collecting just one point from their opening two games in Group E, Germany knew only a victory at Al Bayt Stadium would give them any chance of progressing to the knockout stage. But despite securing Read More
First-half goals from Hakim Ziyech and Youssef En-Nesyri helped Morocco to a 2-1 win over Canada that saw them secure top spot in Group F and a place in the last 16 of the World Cup for the first time in 36 years. Morocco were drawn in a tricky group, including Croatia and Belgium, who finished second and third in Read More
Some Ghanaian football fans have been arrested in Qatar the host of the 2022 FIFA World Cup. Their arrest came as a result of selling World Cup match tickets. The Ghanaian Minister for youth and sports, Mustapha Ussif on Wednesday said appealed to the supporters not to go out and sell the tickets they have toiled to secure for them Read More
One time Ballon D’Or-winner and Liberian President, George Weah, and wife were pictured embracing his son and United States winger, Tim Weah, after his team’s crucial 1-0 win over Iran on Tuesday, as the Americans progressed to the World Cup Round of 16. The 22-year-old was seen wearing a FIFA-sponsored orange bib when he met his father and mother, Clar, Read More
USA qualified for the last 16 of the World Cup as runners-up in Group B after Christian Pulisic’s goal was enough to beat Iran 1-0. In what was a shootout for qualification, it was the USA that relished the jeopardy, playing with great energy and attacking intent as Pulisic bundled home the crucial goal on 38 minutes. The Chelsea man Read More
World governing body FIFA has confirmed lifting the indefinite ban previously slapped on Kenya following government interference. Fifa has confirmed in a letter addressed to FKF CEO Barry Otieno that the ban has been lifted unconditionally. “We would like to inform you that the situation of the FKF was submitted to the Bureau of Fifa Council for consideration and the Read More
Morocco earned only their third-ever #WorldCup win against FIFA’s second-best ranked team Belgium as goals from substitute pairing Abdelhamid Sabiri and Zakaria Aboukhlal sealed a historic 2-0 victory. Sabiri found the net from an incredibly tight angle, beating Thibaut Courtois at his near post from a clever free-kick, before Aboukhlal raced onto Hakim Ziyech’s through ball to seal a momentous Read More
Second half goals earned World Cup favourites Brazil a deserved 2-0 win over Serbia in their Group G opener in Lusail. The European side stifled the No 1-ranked team for over an hour but the Tottenham forward’s close-range finish after Vinicius Junior’s shot was pushed into his path by goalkeeper Vanja Milinkovic-Savic finally brought Brazil their hard-fought lead. Richarlison then Read More
Cristiano Ronaldo became the first man to score in five #WorldCups as his penalty helped Portugal secure a 3-2 win over Ghana in a thrilling Group H encounter. Ronaldo, a free agent after leaving Manchester United by mutual consent in the wake of his explosive interview, hit back at his critics with yet another piece of history when he converted Read More
The indomitable Lions of Cameroon have begun their opening match at the 2022 FIFA World Cup against Switzerland Thursday November 24, 2022. Celebrating their arrival, they sang and danced gracefully. Video Credit: FIFA
Nigerian singer, Kizz Daniel on Wednesday performed before a massive crowd at the World Cup Fans Festival in Qatar. The singing sensation performed his hit song ‘Buga’ to the excitement of the crowd. The excited crowd could be seen dancing and screaming in the video posted on social media on Wednesday, November 23.
Japanese fans stayed following Qatar vs. Ecuador match to clean the stadium as a way of expressing “Respect” to the people of Qatar.
German players covered their mouths in a protest against the decision to not allow nations to wear the OneLove captain’s armband at the #WorldCup. On Monday, seven European nations were forced to U-turn on their decision for their captains to wear ‘OneLove’ armbands at the World Cup, including England and Germany. FIFA threatened teams with sporting sanctions, with the “minimum” Read More
Japan stunned Germany with a late comeback in their World Cup opener, with goals from Ritsu Doan and Takuma Asano seeing them win 2-1 at the Khalifa International Stadium. Japan had never previously beaten their European opponents, but they capitalised on German errors and missed chances to secure a famous victory in the first game of Group E. Japan had Read More
Herve Renard is the manager of the Saudi Arabia national team. He won the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations with Zambia. he also won the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations with Ivory Coast. And in World Cup 2022 in Qatar, leads Saudi Arabia to a surprise victory over Argentina. Lionel Scaloni is the manager Argentina national team, Lionel Scaloni is Read More
Seven times Balloon d’Or winner, Lionel Messi, has equal rival Cristiano Ronaldo’s World Cup goal record. The Argentine star, on Tuesday equalled Ronaldo’s records after scoring a goal in his side’s 2022 FIFA World Cup 2-1 defeat against Saudi Arabia.
Salem Al-Dawsari scored winner as Lionel Messi penalty was cancelled out by famous second-half comeback Saudi Arabia produced one of the greatest upsets in #WorldCup history as Salem Al-Dawsari’s stunning solo effort secured a 2-1 victory over Argentina in Group C at the Lusail Iconic Stadium. Time stood still as Al-Dawsari plucked the ball out from the sky and turned Read More
Here is the list of the top 10 players according to FIFA ranking today The Liverpool star remains one of the best players in the world, but won’t be featuring at the World Cup