Sports

Africa: Rugby's New Passionate Frontier

0 Visits: 812 | 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: 905 | 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: 709 | 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: 1009 | 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: 696 | 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: 872 | 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: 796 | 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: 731 | 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: 902 | 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: 774 | 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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