Anti-racism campaigner wants black players to boycott Serie A matches over Sulley Muntari ban

A major campaigner against racial abuse in sports, Garth Crooks, has called for all “self-respecting black players” to boycott Italian Serie A games in response to ban on Ghanaian player, Sulley Muntari. Muntari was banned after being issued with a … Read More

New York Cosmos academy is recruiting soccer players

Soccer players born in 2002, 2003 and 2004/5 can register for a chance to be invited to an Academy try out. The New York Cosmos announced that the club was opening registration for young soccer players who wanted to try … Read More

South African footballer, Keryn Jordan, dies at 37

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Keryn JordanPhoto: Phil Walter/Getty Images AsiaPac PANA Cape Town, South Africa- Former South African national football team striker Keryn Jordan died Monday at the age of 37, after a long battle with cancer. Jordan began his career at Supersport United … Read More

Draw for African playoffs for 2014 FIFA World Cup holds in Cairo

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PANA Cairo, Egypt  – The draw for Africa’s last qualifying round for the 2014 FIFA World Cup is due to be held later Monday at the headquarters of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) in Cairo, the Egyptian capital. All … Read More