Brazilian fans during the 2010 FIFA World Cup hosted by South Africa. The boost to tourism came later. Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images Johan Fourie, Stellenbosch University and Maria Santana Gallego, Universitat de les Illes Balears The World Cup kicks off on 20 November, when Qatar will host Ecuador in the opening match. It will […]
A new global poll commissioned by Amnesty International has revealed that almost three-quarters (73%) of adults in the countries surveyed would support FIFA compensating migrant workers who suffered during preparations for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Accra, Ghana//-Ghana is not a rich country, economically, politically, and culturally, this country is difficult to compare with other countries in Africa. But the people of Ghana have a special love for sports, especially football betting.
Ghana and Brazil will play a friendly match this month, and the location has been revealed as France.
National hero Ally Mbwana Samatta is the first Tanzanian to feature in the English Premier League. Sebastien Smets/Photo News via Getty Images Christian Ungruhe, University of Passau When Tanzania’s national football hero Mbwana Ally Samatta signed with Aston Villa in 2020 this was far more than just another move of an African player to the […]
Serena Williams celebrates a win at her final professional tournament, the 2022 US Open. Frey/TPN/Getty Images Awino Okech, SOAS, University of London US icon Serena Williams, considered one of the greatest tennis players of all time, is retiring from professional tennis. Williams has won 23 grand slam singles titles, more than any other woman or […]
Accra, Ghana//-The opening ceremony of the 2023 African Games is less than 12 months away, but organisers are racing against time to put adequate infrastructure in place to host the multi-sport event.