Long before Kyogo Furuhashi was lighting up Celtic Park with technical brilliance and goals galore, it was the time of fellow Japanese Shunsuke Nakamura. The fleet-footed attacking midfielder was a joy to behold, known for his unerring finishes, sumptuous free-kicks […]
Hosts Japan took on Spain in the second semi-final of the men’s football at Tokyo Olympics. With Brazil through to the final after winning against Mexico, this was the match to decide who would face the defending champions. Spain were […]
After a week of hard-fought battles in the Olympic Games, Japan and Spain have made it to the semifinals hoping to win a medal for their country this time around. The last time Japan won a medal in football was […]
The Olympic games have been packed with excitement for football fans. The summer football fiasco has already had its fair share of drama and unexpected results. The Olympic games were no different. Spain, Brazil, Mexico and Japan are the final […]
Like all Sporting tournaments, the Tokyo Olympics was also delayed by a year due to the unprecedented pandemic. The delayed Olympic tournament will start on the 23rd of July in the absence of international fans. However, the quality of the […]
The Tokyo Olympics men’s football competition will kick off in less than two months now on 22nd July 2021 and here’s all you need to know ahead of the tournament. GROUP A Japan vs South Africa, 22 July 2021 […]
The Copa America is one of the largest sporting events attracting billions of viewers from around the world. The competition which is over a century old has been the longest standing international tournament. The biggest names in Argentina and Brazil […]
Two-time winners Guangzhou Evergrande of China made the last eight of the AFC Champions League on an away goal despite losing their second leg 2-1 to Kashima Antlers on Tuesday.
Brazilian midfielder Nilton has raised the prospect of returning to his homeland next year but says he won’t do so without winning titles with Japan’s Vissel Kobe. The 30-year-old joined Vissel Kobe from Brazil’s Internacional last year and is contracted […]
Corinthians have sacked coach Oswaldo de Oliveira after just two months in the job, the Brazilian club said on Thursday.
Video refereeing is the next big thing in world football after Viktor Kassai became the first man award a penalty based on the technology.
Vietnam’s U-19 women’s football team defeated the Iranian squad on Sunday evening, entering the final round of the 2017 AFC Championship.