Venezuelan president says Africa won Fifa World Cup title

The President of Venezuela has called for an end to racism against immigrants in Europe while congratulating the France national football team for its 2018 Fifa World Cup title, noting that several players in the team are of African descent. "The French team won, although it looked like an African team.

Argentina dump Nigeria out of World Cup in dramatic fashion

Nigeria have been eliminated from the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Russia after losing 2-1 to Argentina. The Super Eagles only needed a draw to go through to the last 16 of the tournament but a late goal in St Petersburg ended their hopes of reaching there. Marcos Rojo scored late in

A Somali team just hosted the World Cup for unrecognised nations

As the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia draws ever nearer, football teams from unrecognised nations had their own international tournament in the British capital, London. A football team representing the Somali community in the UK was the nominal host of this year's ConIFA Football World Cup in London. Barawa Football Association

Argentina abandons friendly match with Israel after pressure

A friendly match between Argentina and Israel which was due to be played on Saturday in Jerusalem has been cancelled following pressure over the plight of Palestinian civilians, reports say. The match was meant to act as a warm-up game for Argentina ahead of the Fifa World Cup in Russia. Argentina and