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FIFA suspends Lionel Messi for four World Cup qualifiers for insulting a referee

FIFA announced Tuesday that it suspended soccer megastar Lionel Messi for four international matches over an incident that took place during a World Cup qualifier between Argentina and Chile on Thursday. According to world soccers governing body, Messi directed insulting words at an assistant referee.
Sport News | Mar 29th, 13:20

FIFA Manager to stay in Rwanda for three days visit

The FIFA Manager in charge of Football Facilities and Income Generation Programmes, Daniel Krebs is in Rwanda for a three-day visit whose aim is to hold talks with the management of Rwanda Football Federation in relation to the funding and management of the FERWAFA Hotel.
Sport News | Mar 29th, 13:02

Neymar keeps captaining Brazil

25 year old Barcelona star Neymar has been appointed as Brazil's captain for the first time under manager Tite. He will lead the team today against Paraguay.
Sport News | Mar 28th, 11:24

Ferwafa holds 32 upcoming Coaches for D Coaching Licence Course

The Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA) has launched the National D Coaching License Course. The National D Coaching License course started on Monday at FERWAFA headquarters.
Sport News | Mar 28th, 10:59

CAF delays Rayon Sports matches due to commemoration period

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has postponed the continental club fixtures for Rwandan champion Rayon Sports to enable the football fraternity join the rest of the world in commemorating victims of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.
Sport News | Mar 27th, 13:00

Intolerant Nzamwita has lost credibility to lead FERWAFA

Hamza Nkuutu NewTimes.co.rw - Straight to the point the Rwanda Football Association, FERWAFA, president Vincent de Gaulle Nzamwita must step down after his unjustified comments about the Amavubi AFCON 2004 team which appeared to undermine Rwandas historic qualification.
Sport News | Mar 27th, 09:16

Caf secretary general resigns

Confederation of Africa Football Associations (CAF) secretary general Hicham El Amrani has tendered his resignation letter.
Sport News | Mar 26th, 19:32

Ferwafa President apologises for causing public outcry following Tuesday’s Press Conference

On Tuesday, March 21, 2017, Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA) President Nzamwita Vincent unveiled German Antoine Hey as the Head Coach of Amavubi team in a press conference which was attended by the different members of the media and other stakeholders.
Sport News | Mar 24th, 11:39

Former Liver Pool Coach passes away

Former Liverpool captain and coach Ronnie Moran passed away this morning at the age of 83.
Sport News | Mar 22nd, 14:01

German Antoine Hey tasked to qualify Amavubi to CHAN 2018 & AFCON 2019 finals

Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA) unveiled Germany Antoine Hey as the Amavubi head coach on Tuesday and tasked him to qualify Rwanda to next years Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) which will be held in Kenya and 2019 Afcon finals due in Cameroon
Sport News | Mar 22nd, 13:52

New CAF president Ahmad steps down

The newly elected president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Ahmad Ahmad has stepped down.
Sport News | Mar 21st, 14:32

CAF CC: Rayon Sports gets Nigerian opposition

Nigerian club Rivers United will tackle Rayon Sports of Rwanda in the CAF Confederation Cup 2nd 1/16th round after a draw conducted on Tuesday.
Sport News | Mar 21st, 13:43

Rayon Sports to profit as FIFA Suspend Mali

Rwandas representative in CAF Confederation Cup, Rayon Sports could benefit from the suspension of the Malian Football (FEMAFOOT) by the world football governing body, FIFA.
Sport News | Mar 17th, 13:32

Hayatou era ends, Ahmad new CAF president

Confederation of African Football (CAF) has elected Ahmad Ahmad as the new president of the continent's football governing body.
Sport News | Mar 16th, 15:58

CAF CC: 11 Créateurs arrives on Thursday ahead of Saturday’s clash against Rayon Sports

Malian side AS Onze Crateurs de Niarla are expected in the country on Thursday afternoon ahead of their return leg of the CAF Total Confederation Cup first round which will be played on Saturday at Amahoro National Stadium.
Sport News | Mar 16th, 08:45

Tuyisenge Vows to work hard for goals at Gor Mahia

Gor Mahia FC striker Jacques Tuyisenge is glad to have scored in their Kenyan Premier League opener against Kariobanngi Sharks and has vowed to work harder for more goals this season.
Sport News | Mar 15th, 12:15

Gor Mahia coach hails Mugiraneza after league opener victory

Gor Mahia head coach Jose Fereira Marcelo is impressed with the performances of Amavubi midfielder Jean Baptiste Mugiraneza a.k.a Migi and Kenneth Muguna against Kariobangi Sharks.
Sport News | Mar 13th, 17:47

Cristiano Ronaldo will soon be dad to two more boys

Cristiano Ronaldo is expecting twins after using American surrogate who is due very soon
Sport News | Mar 13th, 16:06

Rwemalika elected Rwanda Olympic Committee’s 1st Vice President today

The FERWAFA Executive Committee Member in charge of Women Football, Madam Rwemalika Felicite was today elected as the first Vice President of Rwanda National Olympic and Sport Committee (CNOSR).
Sport News | Mar 12th, 16:30

Russia's Vitaly Mutko 'barred from Fifa post'

Russia's deputy prime minister and the country's Football Union (RFU) chief Vitaly Mutko attends a press conference following an executive committee meeting of the Russian Football Union in Moscow on March 7, 2017. Fifa has barred Mutko, chief organiser of the World Cup to be held in his country next year, a source close to Fifa told AFP today.
Sport News | Mar 10th, 11:49