Football: the African Confederation agrees for a biennial World

To not miss anything on African news, subscribe to the newsletter of World Africa from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. Patrice Motsepe, President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), during the draw ceremony for the 2022 … Read more

Football, Champions League: City celebrates group victory, Real reciprocates

Group aManchester City – Paris Saint-Germain 2:1 (0:0) Manchester City initially determined the game against PSG, which started with Neymar, Mbappé and Messi at the Etihad Stadium. The shooting statistics after 37 minutes: 10: 2 for Man City. National player Ilkay Gündogan (33rd) missed the greatest opportunity to lead the city when he hit the … Read more

After the Lyon-Marseille fiasco, the hour of reckoning has sounded: “The survival of French football is at stake”

Out of four people arrested on Sunday evening, two men were still in police custody Monday morning in Lyon, including a 32-year-old man – the alleged perpetrator of the bottle throwing on the Marseille midfielder who was about to take a corner at the very start of the match. The match, interrupted in stride, never … Read more

Football: Schlager canceled in Ligue 1

Football The big game of the 14th round in the French championship between Olympique Lyon and Olympique Marseille lasted just under five minutes. Marseille player Dimitri Payet was hit in the head by a water bottle thrown from the stands before the execution of a corner. 21.11.2021 23.41 Online since yesterday, 11.41 p.m. The referee … Read more

Football: The Xavi era begins with a derby at Barcelona

Football A new era begins for FC Barcelona on Saturday. With Xavi, a club legend is making his debut in the coaching bench of the financially struggling Catalans, in the derby against Espanyol. Both teams are stuck in midfield in La Liga, Barca are ninth before the 14th round, their local rivals eleventh, tied with … Read more

The Union Saint-gilloise seen by the famous Spanish newspaper Marca: “The last miracle of continental football”

In a long format published this Friday morning, Marca paints a portrait of the surprising leader of the Pro League. Located in the town of Saint-Gilles, also called “Little Spain” (Little Spain), the club is followed by many Spanish immigrants who came to Belgium between the 1950s and 1960s. It is therefore in this district … Read more

The leaders of the Belgian championship oppose the tax reform of sports clubs: “The impact would be disastrous for Belgian football”

Anderlecht, Standard, Brugge, Genk, La Gantoise and Antwerp have marked their opposition to the tax reform project for sports clubs . In a joint statement released on Wednesday, the six football clubs called for “constructive consultations with the competent ministers”. Currently, sports clubs only have to pay 20% of their taxes to the tax authorities. … Read more

Football World Cup: the last two decisive days for the African selections

To stay up to date with African news, subscribe to the “Monde Afrique” newsletter from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. Al-Bayt Stadium, built for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, north of Doha, Qatar in December 2019. KAI … Read more

Football, national team: Julian Draxler from Paris St. Germain in the DFB team – always there and somehow not

Few games from the start – in the national team and Paris Draxler is part of it somehow. World champion 2014, Confederation Cup winner 2017. Until he was not included in the European Championship in 2021, he was present at all major tournaments. But somehow not either. He made 56 international matches in nine years, … Read more

Youth Lab, the contribution of young people to football

Three days of intense work for young men and women who participated in the initiative “Youth Lab” a Coverciano, the innovation and leadership platform of the Youth and School Sector. The president Gravina he had opened the meeting like this: “Be interpreters of change, be a gentle revolution within our Federation and we will try … Read more