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CECAFA Cup draw goes ahead despite move of tournament date and nation withdrawals

17th November 2017 November 17 – The draw for the Council for East and Central Africa Football Associations (CECAFA)  Senior Challenge Cup was held on Thursday whilst the tournament, to be held in Kenya, has lost two of the original participants (Somalia and Sudan) and been put back until December 3-17. The ten teams left to compete in the trophy More...

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By admin On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
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Sir Mo Farah receives knighthood from the Queen for services to athletics

  LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – NOVEMBER 14: Four-time Olympic champion Sir Mo Farah and his wife Tania pose, prior to him receiving his knighthood from Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace on November More...

By admin On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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A brilliant start for Mogadishu FC, as General Daa’uud Cup kicks off in Somalia

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. The opening match of the competition More...

By admin On Thursday, September 15th, 2016
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Somali teens enjoy inaugural league through FIFA support

Somalia has officially inaugurated the first ever football league for children under the age of 15, following a FIFA assistance program targeted at providing enhanced opportunities for young players. Football has More...

By admin On Sunday, August 14th, 2016
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Somali FA instigates the 3rd phase of regional development scheme in Galkayo

Somali Football Federation has on Saturday launched the 3rd phase of the regional football development program for the semiautonomous Somali state of Galmudug in the city of Galkayo about 750 kilometers north of More...

By admin On Sunday, August 7th, 2016
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Emotions Mixed for Two-Person Somali Olympic Team

Worldwide coverage of the Rio Olympics’ opening ceremony was dominated by the countries with the biggest teams and those with the most glamorous uniforms. In contrast to the 554 men and women from the U.S. More...

By admin On Thursday, August 4th, 2016
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Mo Farah on drive, ambition and the childhood in Somalia that mo-tivates him

How did he get to where he is now? Since spectacularly becoming a double gold medallist at the London 2012Olympic Games, Mo Farah’s life has been a whirlwind. Watching him run to glory in the 5,000 and 10,000 More...

By admin On Thursday, July 28th, 2016
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Puntland wins Somali Inter-state football tourney

Although they were shocked by an early goal from their opponent’s side, the semiautonomous Somali regional state of puntland clinched a great victory after defeating Jubbaland state rivals 5-3 on penalties to More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 12th, 2016
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Mo Farah eyes double dose of success for Great Britain at Rio 2016 Olympic Games

The 33-year-old star is looking to defend his 5,000m and 10,000m titles in Brazil. Farah will be among Britain’s main hopes of success in Rio. London 2012 represented a life-shaping moment in More...

By admin On Thursday, March 24th, 2016
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THE BRITISH SOMALI PARALYMPIAN GOING FOR MORE THAN GOLD IN RIO

Abdi Jama, pictured during a match at the London 2012 Paralympics on August 30, 2012, wants to win gold in Rio and get more disabled Somalis into sport. PETER MACDIARMID/GETTY IMAGES Paralympian Abdi Jama has two More...