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Rwanda name squad ahead of World Cup 2022 qualifiers

Rwanda have named a 25-man squad ahead of the forthcoming World Cup qualifiers. The Rwandan team commonly known as the “Amavubi Stars” will face Seychelles on Thursday 5th September before the return leg five days later. After the World Cup qualifiers, Rwanda will play Ethiopia in a two-legged tie in the CHAN 2020 qualifiers on […]

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World Cup: 2022 African qualifying fixtures released

The preliminary qualifying round draw for the 2022 World Cup for African countries, was held on Monday in Cairo. The fixtures mostly affect smaller football countries in Africa as bigger teams like Senegal, Tunisia, Nigeria, Algeria, Morocco, Egypt and Ghana, drew byes. The First and second legs will be played between September 2-10. Aggregate winners join the 26 […]


Platini questioned over awarding 2022 World Cup

Former Uefa president Michel Platini is being questioned by French anti-corruption investigators over the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar. Platini, 63, was the head of European football’s governing body until being banned in 2015 for ethics breaches. The former France midfielder and three-time Ballon d’Or winner has always denied any wrongdoing. Qatar […]

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FIFA scrap plan to expand 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams

FIFA have abandoned plans to increase the size of the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams. The idea, which would have seen Qatar share hosting duties with surrounding nations, was expected to be dismissed when the FIFA congress meets in Paris next month, but an announcement was instead made on Wednesday night. FIFA president Gianni Infantino still hopes to increase the number of participating […]


England unveil new kit to use in ODI World Cup

England have revealed the kit they will be wearing as they bid to win the ODI World Cup on home soil.  The New Balance design was modelled by the likes of Joe Root, Jos Buttler and Jofra Archer ahead of the tournament’s first game against South Africa next Thursday.  “This summer represents a once-in-a-generation opportunity for the […]