Football personalities have condemned the xenophobia attacks that are currently happening in some parts of Gauteng. A Bafana Bafana friendly match that was supposed to have taken place in Lusaka, Zambia this Saturday was cancelled as a result.
The English Football Association has increased its mandatory minimum ban for first-time offenders found guilty of discriminatory behaviour to six matches from five ahead of the 2019-2020 season.
CAF club finals will be reduced from two legs to one match at a neutral venue from next season, African football boss Ahmad Ahmad announced Wednesday.
Egyptian football fans readied to cheer on national hero Mohamed Salah in Sunday’s Champions League clash and tuck into food from a cart whose owner vows they’ll “never eat alone”.
Asia’s football chief and FIFA’s second-in-command Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim al Khalifa received a fresh, four-year term on Saturday, triggering complaints from campaigners who said regional soccer was in “crisis” over human rights.