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Ferdinand Suspended For Twitter Comments

Ferdinand Suspended For Twitter Comments

Queens Park Rangers defender Rio Ferdinand has been suspended for three matches and fined 25 000 pounds ($40 030) after he was found guilty of misconduct by the Football Association (FA) for an “abusive” comment he made on his Twitter account. The ...

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Rooney Set For Manchester Derby Return

Rooney Set For Manchester Derby Return

Manchester United are likely to welcome back captain Wayne Rooney from suspension for their visit to Premier League champions Manchester City on Sunday, hoping the striker can add to his record scoring tally in the derby. Rooney, who missed three ...

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South Africa Police Hunt For Senzo Meyiwa’s killers

South Africa Police Hunt For Senzo Meyiwa’s killers

Police in South Africa have launched a manhunt for the killers of the nation’s football team captain, who was shot dead in an apparent robbery at his girlfriend’s home, plunging the country into shock and grief. Twenty-seven-year-old Senzo Meyiwa was ...

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Ghana Football Association Snub Keshi

Ghana Football Association Snub Keshi

Stephen Keshi will have to look elsewhere for a new job, because Ghana have said no to him. In a swift reaction to the former Nigeria coach’s interest on Monday morning, the Ghana FA say the application window for the ...

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FIFA President Sepp Blatter Pays Tribute To Meyiwa

FIFA President Sepp Blatter Pays Tribute To Meyiwa

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has paid tribute to Bafana Bafana and Orlando Pirates goalkeeper, Senzo Meyiwa, who was killed on Sunday. After taking to Twitter to send condolences to Meyiwa’s family, his club Orlando Pirates as well as the South ...

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Nigeria Faces Fifa Suspension Again

Nigeria Faces Fifa Suspension Again

African champions Nigeria could be thrown out of international football by the governing body of the sport, Fifa, this week. The football federation of the West African nation, the NFF, has been given a deadline of Monday, October 27, 2014 ...

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Oshoala, Oparanozie Bag African Women’s Championship Awards

Oshoala, Oparanozie Bag African Women’s Championship Awards

Impressive youngster Asisat Oshoala has been named player of the tournament at the just concluded Africa Women’s Championship in Windhoek, Namibia. Oshoala, who netted three goals for Nigeria, inspired her side to a record seventh continental title sending them to ...

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South African Footballer Shot Dead

South African Footballer Shot Dead

South African soccer captain Senzo Meyiwa was shot and killed Sunday night during a botched robbery, authorities said. Meyiwa, who was captain of the national team as well as his club, Orlando Pirates, was 27. Police said he was killed ...

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Robin Williams’ Children In Baseball Tribute

Robin Williams’ Children In Baseball Tribute

Robin Williams’ son Zak has paid tribute to his father by throwing the ceremonial first pitch at the start of a World Series baseball game in San Francisco. The late actor’s smiling face, in a variety of his best-loved characters, ...

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Wozniacki Storms Into WTA Semis

Wozniacki Storms Into WTA Semis

Caroline Wozniacki stormed into the WTA Finals last four on Friday as Maria Sharapova’s early exit crowned Serena Williams as year-end world number one for the second season in a row. Wozniacki battered Petra Kvitova 6-2, 6-3 for her third ...

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Oscar Pistorius ‘Cried Himself To Sleep’ On First Night In Prison

Oscar Pistorius ‘Cried Himself To Sleep’ On First Night In Prison

Oscar Pistorius cried himself to sleep on the first night of his five-year jail term for shooting dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. The 27-year-old star was taken to the Kgosi Mampuru prison in Pretoria to serve his jail term. Wearing ...

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Drogba In Spotlight Ahead Of Man United Trip

Drogba In Spotlight Ahead Of Man United Trip

No Diego Costa, no Loic Remy, but Jose Mourinho can call on Ivory Coast star Didier Drogba for Chelsea’s weekend clash with Manchester United. Drogba is currently the only fit striker in Mourinho’s squad, but the manager says he will ...

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Ghana Yet To Decide On 2015 AFCON Hosting -Mahama

Ghana Yet To Decide On 2015 AFCON Hosting -Mahama

Ghana’s President John Dramani Mahama says the government has yet to take any decision to host the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations. The state-owned Graphic newspaper on Tuesday quoted him as saying in London that the government would critically weigh ...

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FAF Chairman Recognizes Least Successful Campaign of National Team

FAF Chairman Recognizes Least Successful Campaign of National Team

The chairman of the Angolan Football Federation (FAF), Pedro Neto, recognized on Tuesday, in the northern Cabinda Province, that the National Team have had a less successful campaign in Group C for the African Football Cup of Nations (CAN2015). “I ...

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Lucas Alcaraz Appointed As New Coach Of Levante

Lucas Alcaraz Appointed As New Coach Of Levante

La Liga strugglers Levante have named Lucas Alcaraz as their new head coach, taking over from Jose Luis Mendilibar, who was sacked on Monday after just two months in charge. “Lucas Alcarez is the new coach of Levante for the ...

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Super Eagles Coach, Stephen Keshi Sacked This Morning, Amodu In

Super Eagles Coach, Stephen Keshi Sacked This Morning, Amodu In

The Nigeria Football Federation, has relieved Stephen Keshi of his duties as coach of the Super Eagles and replaced him with another former handler, Shuaibu Amodu. Amodu will lead a consortium of coaches for Nigeria’s final two 2015 Africa Cup ...

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