Sports

Somalia: AU Forces Begun Vacating Mogadishu Sports Village

0 Visits: 193 | Monday November 20, 2017 - 10:53:23
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — The first batch of AMISOM troops have vacated Mogadishu Stadium which is the biggest sporting facility in the county, Somali ministry for Sport confirmed on Sunday.

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Abidjan Celebrates All Gamers with First and Largest eSport Event in Africa

0 Visits: 34 | Sunday November 19, 2017 - 13:50:48
ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast — On Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th of November, Abidjan was host to the first and largest eSport event in Africa where 256 gamers gathered to compete over 2 days for cash prizes amounting to 8 500 000 FCFA (13 000 Euros) at the Palais de la Culture.

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Africa: Rugby's New Passionate Frontier

0 Visits: 61 | Monday November 13, 2017 - 17:37:32
LONDON, United Kingdom (Somali Update Online) The World Rugby Council opened today in London and will vote on Wednesday for the country to host the 2023 World Rugby Cup. South Africa is very likely to win.

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Somalia: Prayer Session Held in Mogadishu for Players Slain in Bombing - PHOTOS

0 Visits: 319 | Saturday October 28, 2017 - 10:18:52
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — A session of prayers and mourning has been held at Stadium Banadir in memory of three Somali football players, who were killed in the recent suicide attack in Somali Capital.

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Somalia's Elite Football Referees Begin Refereeing Training Course in Mogadishu (PHOTOS)

0 Visits: 330 | Tuesday September 26, 2017 - 10:18:13
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Somalia's elite football referees are attending a FIFA-supported refereeing course in Mogadishu on Monday.

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Somalia: First Soccer League in Puntland Yields Positive Results, Says Football Official

0 Visits: 399 | Sunday September 24, 2017 - 17:25:36
GAROWE (Somali Update Online) — The chairman of Puntland State football Association, Mustafa Abdirahman Hassan, said that football in his region has changed a lot in terms of increasing the quality and quantity of footballers in the region.

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Somalia: International Peace Day Commemorated with Football Match in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 391 | Friday September 22, 2017 - 14:00:18
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Somali footballers have commemorated the International Day of Peace with a football match.

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Somalia: Most Watched General Daud Cup Kicks off in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 436 | Saturday September 16, 2017 - 10:12:55
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — It was a radiant experience for Mogadishu FC to beat a national league side, Gaadiidka FC by 3-1 in the inaugural match of the 2017 edition of General Daa'uud Cup on Friday.

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Once No-Go City, Somali Capital Hosts First Night Football Match (PHOTOS)

0 Visits: 495 | Saturday September 09, 2017 - 10:56:05
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Once 'a no-go city' at nights, Somalia's capital Mogadishu, has witnessed an evening filled with exhilarations and ebulliences, as the city's Banadir Stadium hosted its first nocturnal football match for over three decades.

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Top CAF Official Commends African Referees' Performances

0 Visits: 434 | Wednesday September 06, 2017 - 15:18:53
DJIBOUTI (Somali Update Online) — Confederation of African Football (CAF) executive committee member and referees' committee chairman, Souleiman Hassan Waberi, said he is impressed by the performance of African football referees.

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