Burundi becomes 100th country to implement FIFA’s Football for Schools Programme

Burundi has become the 100th country to implement FIFA’s Football for Schools programme in a ceremony held in a celebratory atmosphere at the Urunani Stadium in Buganda,

Burundi’s ‘the Swallows’ swallow 3-0

Five-time African champions Cameroon together with Southern Africa’s Namibia, on Tuesday night,

Decisive week for AFCON 2023

In this three-team group, Namibia (5 points), Burundi (4 points) and Cameroon (4 points) are all within a good chance of qualifying. Cameroon and Burundi meet on 12 September, and if one of the two teams wins the other will be automatically eliminated

Onana ends Cameroon exile in surprise international return

Cameroon goalkeeper Andre Onana has ended his self-imposed exile from international duty by accepting a surprise Indomitable Lions recall. The Manchester United sho-stopper has been named in the Indomitable Lions' 24-man squad for their upcoming TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Burundi on 12th September. The 26-year-old announced his retirement...

Premier League clubs spend record £1.95bn in transfer window

Premier League clubs have spent a record £1.95 billion ($2.45bn) on players in the summer transfer window, with spending expected to exceed £2bn, according to analysis from Deloitte published on Friday.

Nigeria stun co-hosts Australia to prevail in five-goal thriller

Nigeria produced the first major shock of the Women's World Cup as they stunned Australia 3-2 on Thursday to leave the co-hosts' tournament hopes on thin ice.

Burundi defeats Namibia in African Cup qualifiers

Burundi’s Intamba mu Rugamba defeated Namibia’s Brave Warriors this Tuesday by 3-2 in their attempt to qualify for the continental prestigious competition the 2023 African Cup of Nations. Namibia just needed one point to qualify for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations only for the Intamba mu Rugamba to spoil their party.

Burundian Tennis player vows to bounce back

After the loss in Burundi, Sada Nahimana’s team vows to put in hard work in efforts to qualify in the grand slam this year. Burundi hosted for the very first time in the history the women's tennis with the only Burundian flag bearer bowing according to Dario Godfrey. Sada Nahimana’s Coach...

Burna Boy to perform at the 2023 UEFA Champions League Final Kick Off Show by Pepsi

GRAMMY® Award-winning and multi-platinum selling singer, songwriter and producer Burna Boy will co-headline the 2023 UEFA Champions League Final Kick Off Show by Pepsi®, at the Atatürk Olympic Stadium in Istanbul on Saturday 10 June. Known for his global chart-topping hits Last Last and It's Plenty, the Nigerian star will bring his energy and...

Total Energies CHAN Groups revealed

The draw which took place on Saturday evening in Algiers revealed the groups of the TotalEnergies African Nations Championship Algeria 2022. In group A, host Algeria will lock horns with 2014 CHAN winners Libya, Ethiopia and Mozambique. Group B features two-time champions Congo DR, Uganda, Cote d’Ivoire and Senegal. Group C...