Sports

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

0 Visits: 20 | 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: 170 | 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: 179 | 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: 244 | 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: 191 | 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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FIFA President Expresses Condolence on the Death of Somali Football Referee

0 Visits: 283 | Wednesday August 23, 2017 - 10:20:18
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — FIFA president, Gianni Infantino, has sent a message of condolence to Somali Football Federation president, following the recent assassination of a key SFF official, Osman Jama Diraa.

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Senior CAF Official: Somalia Sports Should be Back to Normality

0 Visits: 246 | Wednesday August 16, 2017 - 15:37:36
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Confederation of African Football (CAF) senior media director, Junior Binyam, has praised Somali FA for doing a better job that is not even done in some countries with less challenge.

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Mo Farah Seeking Third Successive World Double in London and Seventh World Title

0 Visits: 193 | Tuesday August 01, 2017 - 09:50:43
LONDON - Mo Farah will bring down the curtain on his championship career with a bid for yet another distance double in London but, despite his unmatchable palmares, the Briton still finds himself fighting for appreciation in some quarters.

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FIFA Sends Condolence Following the Death of Somalia Coach

0 Visits: 702 | Thursday May 25, 2017 - 10:00:10
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — The president of FIFA, Gianni Infantino, has sent a condolence message to the Somali Football Federation (SFF) over the recent death of Somali football coach, Yusuf Ali Heydar.

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Somalia: East and Central Africa Football Association Mourns Over Killing of Football Coach

0 Visits: 752 | Tuesday May 23, 2017 - 14:16:35
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Council of East and Central Africa Football Association [CECAFA], has expressed its deepest condolence following the killing of a football coach and the injuries of two footballers in Somalia on Monday.

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