Category: Sports

Douala hosts cyclists for Grand Prix Chantal Biya

Fifty cyclists from Africa and Europe begin competing for the yellow jersey at the 18th edition of the Grand Prix Chantal Biya bicycle race in Douala, Littoral Region, Cameroon. The…

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Liberian president rewards Super Eagles $2,000 each

Liberian President, George Weah on Tuesday rewarded the Super Eagles with a cash gift of $2,000-a-man for honouring his invitation for a friendly game to retire his No 14 jersey.…

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President Weah plays for Liberia national team, aged 51

Liberia president George Weah played in an international friendly for his country on Tuesday - at the age of 51. Mr Weah, the first African footballer to win Fifa's World…

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Venezuela’s president: Africa won World Cup for France

Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro believes Africa and not France are the true winners of the 2018 World Cup in Russia. France beat Croatia 4-2 in Sunday's final in Moscow, but…

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Fans and team mates react to Ronaldo’s Juventus transfer

The Portugal forward with Real Madrid Cristiano Ronaldo is joining Juventus, becoming one of the four most expensive players of all time. The 33-year-old is ready for a new challenge…

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Meet the Egyptian Goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary: 6 things you need to know about him.

Egypt has qualified for and participated during the FIFA World Cup on three occasions, in 1934, 1990 and 2018. What is peculiar about the team this year is that, their…

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Mohamed Salah’s boots become museum exhibit

The football icon Mohamed Salah keeps on breaking records and now the Liverpool star has even entered into the British Museum. The museum wanted to pay tribute to the forward…

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FC Barcelona to visit South Africa to celebrate Mandela’s 100th birthday

The much-talked about friendly match between the newly-crowned Premier Soccer League champions Mamelodi Sundowns and new the La Liga champions Barcelona was announced during a press conference at Sandton Convention…

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Trump threatens to punish countries that don’t support North American World Cup bid

US President Donald Trump has threatened political repercussions for anyone wanting to vote for rival Morocco to host the World Cup in 2026. In a tweet President Trump wrote: "The…

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Moroccans flood twitter with beautiful sites and stadiums during 2026 FIFA Task Force visit

A five-member 2026 FIFA Task Force is in Morocco, visiting several cities around the country in order to evaluate Morocco’s assets and capacity to host FIFA’s massive tournament. FIFA’s Task…

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