FIFA confirms referees to use headset for new Goal Line Technology

As revolution is taking place in football, for the first time centre referees would be wearing an headset, and this has been described as a revolutionary Video Assistant Referee by FIFA. FIFA confirmed that the VAR headset which has been...

Nigeria approves Udoka Azubuike’s mother’s visa to travel to USA

No matter what happens this weekend, Kansas center Udoka Azubuike will have a Final Four to remember. That's because his mother, Florence, is scheduled to travel from Nigeria to see her son for the first time since he left to play basketball...

FIFA World Cup 2018: Brazil’s hopes raised after talk of Neymar returning in ‘two...

Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) star Neymar, who is convalescing in Brazil after surgery on his injured right foot, will be back "in two to three weeks," the club's coach Unai Emery said on Friday. "I spoke with him this week, he's...

Vote for the greatest World Cup goal of all time on Facebook

As we draw closer to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, it's time for you to take a unique trip down memory lane before the first ball is kicked in Moscow on 14 June between hosts Russia and Saudi...

No English refs, assistants as FIFA confirm 2018 World Cup list

This summer’s World Cup will feature no English referees for the first time in post-war history, nor assistants, after FIFA confirmed its official list of 99 match officials for Russia 2018 on Thursday. Official 2018 FIFA World Cup match-ball England...

Fiba Trains Women Referees

The international Basketball Federation (FIBA) has embarked on a programme to build capacity of women basketball referees with a special women basketball clinic for Zone five countries including Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Eritrea, Egypt and south Sudan. Joy Olinga, the FIBA...

Red Bull wants ban on F1 qualifying “party modes”

Red Bull has called on the FIA to put a stop to “party modes” by ensuring that Formula 1 drivers qualify and race with the same engine settings. Lewis Hamilton’s significant leap in performance during Q3 in Melbourne put a...

Honda has “big plan” to prove its F1 engine is “proper”

Toro Rosso driver Pierre Gasly says Honda has a “big, big plan” for development in 2018 that is designed to “show everyone they can do proper engines” in Formula 1. Honda has now entered its fourth season of F1 under...

Suarez, Messi Preserve Barcelona’s Unbeaten Run In Dramatic Sevilla Clash

Barcelona preserved their LaLiga unbeaten run in dramatic fashion as two late goals from Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez saw them force Sevilla to a 2-2 draw at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on Saturday. A goal in each half from Franco...

Arsenal legend Nwankwo Kanu to run for president of Nigeria in 2019

Inspired by George Weah’s feat, the two-time African Player of the Year will contest and has vowed to improve his country’s standard of living Former Nigeria international Nwankwo Kanu has announced he will run for president of Nigeria in 2019. Kanu,...