Today At The World Cup: Day 2 – Germany, Spain and Norway Make Progress

Day two of the FIFA Women's World cup saw a lot of ups and downs especially for African teams. The first goal for an African team was scored but ultimately the continent suffered two defeats in two games as well. Germany, Spain and Norway made their intentions clear on this match day.   Germany vs China opened proceedings with a keenly...

Today At The World Cup: Day 1 – France Show Lethal Touch

The 8th Edition of the FIFA World Cup in France kicked off amidst expected fanfare in a packed Parc de Princes stadium. The fans in the stadium and the global audience were entertained by French singer, Jain, the French military and a dance and crafts display with all 24 teams represented. To the opening match itself. France opened their World Cup...

FIFA Women’s World Cup: Meet The Group B Teams

We continue our preview of the FIFA Women's World Cup with a look at the group B teams featuring powerhouses such as Germany and China, as well as Spain and South Africa. GERMANY Germany last won the World Cup in 2007. Since then, they failed to get past the Quarter final on home soil in 2011 and lost in the semi-final...

FIFA Women’s World Cup: Meet The Group A Teams

As part of the preview of the FIFA Women's World Cup which begins in six days, we are looking at each team featuring at the mundial, group by group. To kick things off, here is Group A FRANCE The French haven’t always been counted amongst the elite group in women’s soccer. They only made a World Cup debut five years after...

FIFA Women’s World Cup: Formiga – Seventh Heaven

  One major reason the World Cup is so special is the fact that it only comes along once every four years. A lot of things can happen in four years. A player's stock can rise and fall. Loss of form, lack of playing time, injuries or simply age catching up with the player. So when a player is able...

FIFA Women’s World Cup: The Top 8 Jerseys At The World Cup

  Jerseys are undoubtedly a huge part of football fan culture, and watching your team while they play in resplendent kits is a real joy for any lover of the game. Fans of these countries at the 2019 Women's World Cup are in for a treat.   AUSTRALIA The Matildas will be draped in a Nike kit that screams nostalgia. The kit was...

FIFA Women’s World Cup: The Best Number 9’s At The World Cup

Football can be a very emotional sport. When you play or indeed watch the sport, the memories of these emotions can last a lifetime. We remember the last-ditch tackle, clearance or save that rescued the game, the eye-catching dribble, but most of all the goal. Boy, do we love goals. No other emotion can rival seeing the ball in the...

RACISM IS NEVER 50:50

Moise Kean was the most recent recipient of racist abuse in football. In this instance however, his manager and teammate seem to think he owned part of the blame.

The Fine Art Of Celebrating A Goal: Our Top Ten Favourites

No doubt goal celebrations are a huge part of football which is why it is so popular. They are a good way to express the emotions a player is overwhelmed by after he or she scores a goal. Sometimes these celebrations are unplanned and the players just go with the flow. Other times, players not only plan extensive celebration...

What Next For The Super Falcons: Home Bound or France Bound

In case you not aware, the African Women's Cup of Nations is on right now and here are a few things that have happened; The hosts, Ghana have bowed out and the final group stage matches for Group A were played yesterday. Cameroon topped the group with 7 points, Mali came close with 6 points, Ghana having won just one...