February 23, 2024

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FIFA and UEFA suspend Russia from international soccer

“Football is fully united here and in full solidarity with all the people affected in Ukraine,” FIFA and UEFA saiad. “Both presidents hope that the situation in Ukraine will improve significantly and rapidly so that football can again be a vector for unity and peace amongst people.”

FIFA suspends Kenya from all international football activities

FIFA President Gianni Infantino, speaking on Thursday evening said,  “We had to suspend two of our member associations — Kenya and Zimbabwe. Both for government interference in the activities of the football associations of these associations. These associations are suspended from footballing activities with immediate effect and they know what needs to be done for them to be re-admitted or for the suspension to be lifted.

Global Sports Bodies raise Concern Over Kenya Copyright Bill

The Sports Rights Owner Coalition (SROC) is an alliance of more than 50 international and national sport bodies, representing some of the world’s leading sport codes and competitions – including the English Premier League, the FA Cup, Wimbledon, MotoGP, and the Rugby World Cup.

Ex-Zimbabwe international footballer killed in South Africa

Yohane moved from Zimbabwe to South Africa in 1996 and played for top-flight side Wits, becoming captain and making a club record 268 appearances from 1997 to 2006

Kenyan football in mourning as Super Fan Isaac Juma dies tragically

In a previous interview with Michezo Afrika, Juma spoke about the extremes he went through to pursue his passion

Kipyegon, Omanyala crowned Kenya's finest at SOYA Awards

Ferdinand Omanyala and Faith Kipyegon were crowned the 2021 Sportsman and Sportswoman of the year respectively at the SOYA Awards in Kakamega County on Tuesday 25 January 2022.

Queiroz names final Egypt squad for AFCON

Egypt holds the record for winning the Africa Cup of Nations with 7 titles, the last of which was in the 2010 edition in Angola.

AFCON to go ahead as planned, insists CAF boss Motsepe

Reports emerged last week that the upcoming tournament was under threat of being postponed due to global increasing Corona Virus cases.

Infantino: Biennial World Cup plans have majority backing

The idea of holding a World Cup tournament every two years has divided opinion, with some arguing it will generate more excitement and others believing it could be overkill and dangerous to players' wellbeing.