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Theresa May would like to host reception for England football team – spokeswoman

British Prime Minister Theresa May would like to host an event for the English football team after they reached the World Cup semi-finals for the first time in 28 years, her spokeswoman said on Thursday. “We would certainly like to host a reception for the England football team, who did so well in Russia, and that is something that we ...

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France Books A Place In 2018 FIFA World Cup Final-Video Highlights

Samuel Umtiti’s headed winner has returned France to the FIFA World Cup™ Final for the third time in 20 years, sealing a 1-0 win over Belgium in Saint Petersburg. The first half saw chances at either end, with Belgium captain Eden Hazard going close before Hugo Lloris and Thibaut Courtois denied Toby Alderweireld and Benjamin Pavard respectively to ensure the ...

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Anas Exposé: CAF suspends 10 Ghanaian referees

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) has provisionally suspended ten (10) Ghanaian referees after they were filmed breaching the ethics of their profession by journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas and his Tiger Eye Pi team. The continental football governing body in a press release copied to Ghanaweb.com said the 10 officials are expected to appear before a Disciplinary Board on August ...

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Suspended Deputy Sports Minister, Pius Enam Hadzide, cleared of any wrongdoing – Akufo-Addo

Suspended Deputy Youth and Sports Minister, Pius Enam Hadzide, has been cleared of any wrongdoing in the Australia Olympics visa scandal and is heading back to his office. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, who broke the news, said a report presented to him by the police after their investigations into the matter had exonerated him. He had received the report ...

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Belgium into quarters with incredible comeback against Japan

Source: bbc.com Belgium completed a remarkable revival as they came from the World Cup abyss and beat Japan to reach the quarter-finals. Roberto Martinez’s side were trailing 2-0 when he brought on Marouane Fellaini and Nacer Chadli in the 65th minute, and Fellaini scored the equaliser before Chadli netted a 94th-minute winner. They now face Brazil in the last eight ...

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FIFA stops GFA Officials from attending planned meeting in Zurich

The world football governing body, FIFA, upon government’s recommendation, has prevented Elmina Sharks CEO, Papa Kwesi Ndoum, and four other football officials from attending a scheduled meeting in Zurich, Switzerland.FIFA explained that it had to withdraw the invitations to the planned meeting for the football officials Thursday June 28 due to the Ghanaian government’s insistence that the court injunction against ...

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Brazil beats Mexico 2-0

Brazil stormed into the World Cup quarterfinals with its third straight shutout victory on Monday, picking apart Mexico, 2-0, on goals by Neymar and Roberto Firmino.The defeat, and the stage for it, will be sadly familiar for Mexico. It departs the tournament in its first knockout-round game for the seventh straight World Cup — a stunning run of bad losses, ...

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Ghana loses CAF U-17 qualifying tournament

Source: footballghana.com Ghana has been stripped off the right to host the WAFU Zone B Africa U17 Championships qualifier as earlier planned. This emerges over government interference in the administration of the sport after the airing of the “Number 12” video. However, Niger has been earmarked as the new hosts but this will be ratified by CAF in the coming ...

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