Esther Onyenezide scored brace as Falconets beat Canada 3-1 in FIFA U20 World Cup

Esther Onyenezide scored brace as Falconets beat Canada 3-1 in FIFA U20 World Cup

In-form Esther Onyenezide was the heroine for the Falconets of Nigeria again on Thursday morning, as she netted a brace to guide them to a remarkable 3-1 comeback victory over Canada Under 20 Women’s National team in their Matchday 3 of the FIFA Under 20 Women’s World Cup in Costa Rica. The 19 years old scored Nigeria’s only goal in their hard-fought 1-0 victory over South Korea in their last game, and she was able to perform excellently again on Thursday morning. The youngster was given another starting role by…

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Ghana vs Nigeria FIFA World Cup Playoffs Dates And Venues Confirm

Super Eagles begin training ahead of AFCON qualifier against Sierra Lone

The world ruling soccer body, FIFA has been reported to have made changes to the dates of the final playoffs between the Black Stars of Ghana and the Super Eagles of Nigeria. According to the reports, both teams who are still billed to meet at the earlier approved stadiums- Cape Coast Stadium, Accra and Moshood Abiola National Stadium, Abuja, are now expected to have their two-legged games on the 25th and 29th March, 2022 instead of the earlier dates of 24th and 27th March, 2022 assigned for the games. A…

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2020 FIFA FIFPro Women’s World XI: Lucy Bronze in and Sarah Bouhaddi missed out

2020 FIFA FIFPro Women's World XI: Lucy Bronze in and Sarah Bouhaddi missed out

2020 FIFA FIFPro Women’s World XI, Lucy Bronze who won the FIFA Best Women’s player make the list while Sarah Bouhaddi the best FIFA Women’s goalkeeper missed out of the FIFA FIFPro Women’s World XI. The FIFA FIFPro Women’s World11 2020, as voted for by thousands of professional players from around the world, was revealed at The Best FIFA Football Awards ceremony in Zurich on 17 December. The 11 stars that earned a place in the FIFA FIFPro Women’s World11 2020 are: FIFA FIFPro Women’s World XI: Christiane Endler; Lucy…

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2020 FIFA FIFPro Men’s World XI

2020 FIFA FIFPro Men's World XI

FIFA has announced 2020 best XI during the FIFA Award ceremony. FIFA FIFPro Men’s World XI, Robert Lewandowski and Cristiano Ronaldo was named as the best striker in the FIFPro Men’s World Starting XI. Liverpool is the most favourite club, having four of his players in the FIFA Men’s World XI – Alisson Becker, Alexander-Arnold, Virgil van Dijk, and Thiago Alcantara make the lineup. https://twitter.com/TrentAA/status/1339658392730816513?s=19 FIFA announced the 2020 FIFPro Men’s World XI yesterday while honoring some players and coach who were outstanding this year in the career FIFA FIFPro…

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#TheBest: Full List of FIFA Awards Winners 2020

#TheBest: Full List of FIFA Awards Winners 2020

Full List of FIFA Awards Winners; Welcome to the 2020 edition of FIFA award which took place on Thursday, 17 December 2020. The best football awards 2020 are segmented into five categories like, Men awards, Women awards, Coach awards, Fan awards and fair play awards. Here is the Full List of FIFA Awards Winners The Score Nigeria reports that some players, Coaches and fan were honored by FIFA yesterday on their good works as they all received awards. FIFA Men’s player – Robert Lewandowski Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski has…

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Final shortlist for the Best FIFA Football Awards 2020 announced

Final shortlist for the Best FIFA Football Awards 2020 announced

The final shortlist for the Best FIFA Football Awards 2020, world football’s premium awards event, were announced today during an online media event with FIFA Legends Hope Powell, Christie Pearce Rampone, Gilberto Silva and Pablo Aimar. The shortlisted candidates for The Best FIFA Football Awards 2020 are (in alphabetical order) The Best FIFA Women’s Player: Lucy Bronze (England / Olympique Lyonnais / Manchester City WFC) Pernille Harder (Denmark / VfL Wolfsburg / Chelsea FC Women) Wendie Renard (France / Olympique Lyonnais) The Best FIFA Men’s Player: Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal /…

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FIFA U-17 Women, U-20 Women World Cup 2020 cancelled

FIFA U-17 Women, U-20 Women World Cup 2020 cancelled

FIFA body have cancel the 2020 editions of FIFA U-17 and U-20 Women World Cups tournaments, and directly hold it in 2022 due to coronavirus pandemic India will have to wait two more years to host the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup after the 2020 edition was called off due to the COVID-19 pandemic, FIFA confirmed on Tuesday. The FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup, to be hosted by Costa Rica has also been cancelled. After COVID-19 forced the football calendar to be halted in March this year, FIFA had decided to push the 2020…

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How China qualified to their First FIFA World Cup

How China qualified to their First FIFA World Cup

On October 7, 2001, the Chinese men’s national football team made history. That was the night China took on bottom side Oman at Wulihe Stadium in Shenyang. The hosts knew that a win would secure them a place at the 2002 Fifa World Cup in Japan and South Korea. Oman were winless in their group, while China were unbeaten in five games, and it went to form despite the hosts missing their top scorer, Qi Hong, who was booked against UAE days beforehand. A 36th-minute goal from midfielder Yu Genwei…

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FIFA announces top 10 best dribblers in Europe

FIFA announces top 10 best dribblers in Europe

FIFA announces top 10 best dribblers in Europe. FIFA have listed 10 most successful and best dribblers in Europe for the year 2020, Lionel Messi 6th time Balloon d’or winner, he is considered to be the best dribbler in the world of football but only manages to see himself in the fourth spots on the list after completing 5.7 dribbles every 90 minutes. The PSG Star Neymar completed 6.1 dribbles per game in Ligue one to place him in second meanwhile the Newcastle United Allan-Saint Maximin provided plenty of excitement…

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George Floyd Death: FIFA releases statement on players demanding justice for late American

George Floyd Death: FIFA releases statement on players demanding justice for late American

FIFA has urged football competition organizers to apply ‘common sense’ and consider not sanctioning players demanding justice for George Floyd, 46-year-old American man, during games. FIFA said this in a statement to the Associated Press on Monday. Floyd died on May 25, 2020, at the hands of a White police officer in Minneapolis. The Score Nigeria had reported that football players, including Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho, used last weekend matches in the German Bundesliga to reveal messages expressing solidarity with Floyd. The statement read: “FIFA fully understands the depth of sentiment…

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