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Famous Afghan boy finally meets Messi – and it’s heartwarming!

Murtaza Ahmadi, who captured the hearts of football fans from around the world after wearing the jersey made from a plastic bag, was picked up by the Barcelona star in Qatar  An Afghan boy who captured the hearts of football

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Rio Olympics: Brazil Beat Nigeria’s Group B Foes Japan In Friendly.

Nigeria U-23s Group B opponent at the Rio Olympics, Japan, lost 2-0 to hosts, Brazil, in a friendly game played at Serra Dourada Stadium Goiania, Goias, Brazil, on Saturday. Goals from Santos’ Gabigol (Gabriel) and Paris Saint-Germaine’s Marquinhos, sealed the win for the Brazilians captained

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Spennymoor Town refuse to play second half of friendly against Newton Aycliffe

An investigation has been launched after Spennymoor Town refused to play the second half of Tuesday’s pre-season friendly against Newton Aycliffe. Aycliffe had led 1-0 at the break but the match was abandoned when the Moors failed to return to

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Manchester ‘derby’ friendly called off in Beijing

Monday’s International Champions Cup match between Manchester City and Manchester United has been called off because of the state of the pitch in Beijing. A statement on the United website read: “Due to recent weather events, tournament organisers and participating

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Kano Academy Hold Golden Eaglets In Friendly

The Golden Eaglets rallied back to secure a 1-1 draw against Kano-based Welcome time Academy in a test game at the FIFA Goal Project in Abuja on Friday, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Manu Garba’s boys, who are preparing for next month’s Africa

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