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May 7, 2015 2:46 PM FIFA World Rankings: Hungarian National Team Retains 43rd Position

The Hungarian national football team is holding onto its 43rd position on the latest world rankings published by FIFA on Thursday. The list continues to be lead by Germany, followed by Argentina and Belgium, the Hungarian state news agency MTI has reported. There have been no changes among the first ten teams over the previous one month. According to FIFA’s 21

May 7, 2015 10:08 AM Journalists urged to be innovative

A former Black Stars player, Tony Baffoe, has called on sports journalists to develop innovative mechanisms to make them more professional in their quest to make the First Capital Plus League more attractive and interesting. Speaking on the topics “Media activities on match days” at a Ghana Football Association (GFA) organised training programme for venue 25

May 7, 2015 9:00 AM Bafana Back Into Africa’s Top 15

Bafana Bafana Have Moved Up To 59th In The FIFA Rankings Bafana Bafana have moved up one place in this month’s FIFA rankings, leapfrogging Zambia into 59th place in the world and 15th in the African continent. Due to the lack of games, there hasn’t been much movement in this month’s rankings, with only a handful of nations making any sort of movement 15

May 2, 2015 12:14 AM Summer success will delay Sanchez

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has revealed Chile agreed not to call up Alexis Sanchez for the Copa America until after the FA Cup final, but fears the forward could miss the start of the next season if La Roja enjoy a successful summer. Sanchez has been one of Arsenal's most consistent performers this season, settling in quickly following a £32million 19

April 30, 2015 11:15 AM FIFA U-20 tournament kicks off in 31 days

Exactly thirty-one day’s time the FIFA U-20 tournament will kick off in New Zealand, where the host nation, (NZ) welcomes Ukraine to the Auckland’s North Harbour Stadium on Sunday, May 30. The New Zealand government has invested a hooping sum of $5.5 million to the tournament, which will be telecast to around 100 countries with a television audience 11

April 29, 2015 7:51 PM WATCH: James Rodriguez scores sensational volley for Real Madrid

James Rodriguez scored one of the top goals of the 2014 World Cup. And on Wednesday, the Colombian star nearly recreated that moment with an extraordinary strike in the 44th minute of Real Madrid's La Liga match against Almeria. Seriously, take a moment to see this. Especially the second angle. Let's admire the fact that the ball never touches the ground 11

April 28, 2015 2:44 PM NFF lands $750k deal with NIKE

Published on April 27, 2015 by pmnews   ·   No Comments World’s leading brand, Nike is to supply kits to the value of $750,000 to Nigeria’s Super Eagles and other national teams (men and women) in the first year of the contract recently signed with the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF. Details of the contract, signed at The Soho Hotel, Richmond Mews, London 10

April 28, 2015 11:09 AM Kwaku Bonsam warns Mayweather to postpone Pacquiao bout

Popular Ghanaian traditional priest, Kwaku Bonsam in a social media video has cautioned boxer Floyd Mayweather Jnr to postpone his upcoming fight against long-time rival, Manny Pacquaio. The bout which is scheduled to take place at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Saturday has received media hype across the world and is said to go down in the history as one of the greatest 36

April 28, 2015 8:09 AM Australia's Ivan Franjic quits Russia club over wage dispute

The 27-year-old, who was part of Australia's Asian Cup triumph and World Cup campaign in Brazil, signed a three-year deal with the Russian team at the end of 2014 but has struggled with injury and only made a handful of appearances. "The PFA can confirm that Ivan sought the advice of the PFA's lawyers," Professional Footballers Australia said in a statement 11

April 28, 2015 4:10 AM Franjic quits Torpedo Moscow over unpaid wages

Australia defender Ivan Franjic has quit Torpedo Moscow over unpaid wages, paving the way for a return to the A-League. The 27-year-old, who started every match as Australia won the Asian Cup in January, joined Torpedo in August 2014 has endured an unhappy, injury-interrupted spell in the Russian Premier League after leaving Brisbane Roar at the end of last season 24