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FIFA increases punishment for racism in football?

FIFA Increases Punishment For Racism in Football

The world football governing body, FIFA has increased punishment for racist incidents. They will be doubling their minimum ban for racist incidents to 10 games and will allow players to make victim statements and participate in the proceedings. In a statement released, FIFA…

12th July 2019
David and Victoria Beckham join football stars at Sergio Ramos

Photos of Football Stars At Sergio Ramos’ Wedding Ceremony

Among the 500 guests who were invited for the wedding, Cristiano Ronaldo was the only popular face missing as he wasn’t invited for the star-studded ceremony in Spain.   David and Victoria Beckham including Real Madrid’s Croatian midfielder Luka Modric and his wife Vanja Bosnic were in attendance. Chelsea striker, Alvaro…

17th June 2019
Former Real Madrid goalkeeper, Iker Casillas to retire from football after suffering a heart attack in training

Iker Casillas To Retire From Football

Legendary goalkeeper Iker Casillas is set to announce his retirement from football following his recent heart attack. According to Portuguese outlet O Jogo, the 37-year-old World Cup winner intends to call time on his career at the end of the season as…

17th May 2019

Peter Odemwingie Announces Retirement From Football

Former Super Eagles of Nigeria forward, Peter Odemwingie, has announced his retirement from football at the age of 37.   The ex-West Brom and Stoke striker who played for Nigeria more than 60 times, scoring at the 2014 World Cup, including scoring 36 goals in 129…

5th April 2019
Australia and Everton legend Tim Cahill retires from football at the age of 39

Australia And Everton Legend Tim Cahill Retires From Football At The Age of 39

Australian and  Everton legend, Tim Cahill,has announced his retirement from football at the age of 39. The announcement comes, after formel Millwall midfielder retired from internationals in November, ending a career in which he became Australia’s leading scorer with 50 goals from 108…

29th March 2019
Alex Iwobi is called out for mocking a fellow black man during a match (video)

Alex Iwobi is Called Out For Mocking A Player During A Match [Video]

Twitter users have criticized Nigerian footballer, Alex Iwobi for being disrespectful to a fellow footballer during a match yesterday.   The Arsenal player can be seen covering his nose in disgust and backing away when the other player tried to speak…

15th March 2019

Usain Bolt Announced His Retirement From Football

Eight-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt has declared his “sports life over”, frustrated in his bid to begin a post-athletics career in football. The Jamaican, 32, spent two months training with Australian side Central Coast Mariners, but left in November after the…

23rd January 2019

John Terry Announces Retirement From Football At The Age of 37

John Terry has retired from professional football at the age of 37 after being linked with a coaching role at Aston Villa. The former Chelsea and England captain who won five Premier league titles and a Champions League at Stamford Bridge,…

8th October 2018