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7
Sep

A senior member of the South African Football Association (Safa) has said that it “cannot accept” the decision by football’s world governing body, Fifa, to order a re-match of a World Cup qualifier between South Africa and Senegal after officiating referee, Joseph Lamptey, was banned for life, BBC reports. South …

7
Sep

FIFA have announced that the World Cup qualifier between South Africa and Senegal will be replayed after the referee for the match, Ghana’s Joseph Lamptey, was banned for life following the game. Lamptey awarded South Africa, who won 2-1, a penalty in a move FIFA described as “match manipulation,” later …

7
Sep

Hurricane Irma, the strongest storm ever recorded in the Atlantic Ocean, has so far killed at least 10 people and caused devastating damage as it barrels toward the the Dominican Republic and Haiti. Eight people died in the French Caribbean territories of Saint Barthelemy and Saint Martin, French Interior Minister, …

5
Sep

Britain’s Anthony Joshua will defend his IBF and WBA world heavyweight titles against Bulgaria’s Kubrat Pulev at Cardiff’s Principality Stadium on October 28, the two fighters announced on Tuesday. Joshua, 27, had been pursuing a Las Vegas rematch with Wladimir Klitschko, who he beat at Wembley in April, only for …

5
Sep

Britain’s Prince William and his wife Kate are expecting their third child, their office said on Monday after the Duchess was forced to cancel an engagement due to severe morning sickness. The baby will be fifth in line to the British throne, after grandfather Prince Charles, father William and elder …

4
Sep

FRIDAY 1ST SEPTEMBER GROUP C Czech Republic 1 Germany 2  FT Norway 2 Azerbaijan 0  FT San Marino 0 Northern Ireland 3  FT GROUP E Kazakhstan 0 Montenegro 3  FT Denmark 4 Poland 0  FT Romania 1 Armenia 0  FT GROUP F Lithuania 0 Scotland 3  FT Malta 0 England 4  FT Slovakia 1 Slovenia 0  FT SATURDAY 2ND SEPTEMBER GROUP D Georgia 1 Republic of Ireland 1  FT Serbia 3 Moldova 0  FT Wales 1 Austria 0  FT GROUP G Albania 2 Liechtenstein 0  FT Israel 0 FYR Macedonia 1  FT …

  Nigeria women basketball team have emerged winners of the 2017 FIBA Women’s AfroBasket Championship having defeated Senegal 65-48 points in the final of the tournament concluded on Sunday in Bamako, Mali. The Nigerians, who defeated host nation Mali 48-47 points in the semi-final on Saturday to secure one of …

Bassogog, Aboubakar & Moukandjo all in as Cameroon announce squad for Nigeria Cameroon have announced their 23-man squad for the Fifa World Cup qualifier against Nigeria, with the likes of Christian Bassogog, Vincent Aboubakar and Benjamin Moukandjo all included. Hugo Broos has named a full-strength travelling party with Frank Zambo Anguissa, Georges …