Sports

Somali PM Hopes Soccer to Help Return Real Life

0 Visits: 238 | Saturday December 09, 2017 - 08:36:21
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — The Prime Minister of the federal government of Somalia, Hassan Ali Kheyre, said that the organization of football tournaments has helped the return of the real life to Somalia.

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Banadir Beats Jubbaland 2-1 at the Opening of 2017 Inter-State Football Tourney in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 175 | Saturday December 09, 2017 - 08:17:19
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Hosts from Banadir made a positive start in the second edition of Somalia's Inter-State football tournament 2017 after shocking Jubbaland 2-1 in the opener match at Stadium Banadir on Friday.

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Mogadishu to Host Somalia Inter-State Football Tournament

0 Visits: 463 | Saturday December 02, 2017 - 08:08:06
KISMAYO (Somali Update Online) — The second edition of Somali Inter-State football tournament has been shifted from would-be hosts, The Jubba land state to the capital Mogadishu, Somali Football Federation confirmed.

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Somali Community Games Kick off in Atlanta, USA

0 Visits: 359 | Saturday November 25, 2017 - 15:54:55
ATLANTA, USA (Somali Update Online) — Sport teams from eight states of the USA on Thursday converged in Atlanta city of Georgia State for Somali community games during this winter.

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Somalia: AU Forces Begun Vacating Mogadishu Sports Village

0 Visits: 394 | 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: 155 | 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: 158 | 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: 425 | 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: 426 | 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: 531 | 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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