Opinion: FIFA ranking is disputable but Africa’s inactivity shows it’s spot on

By Ijeoma Okigbo Photo Credit: WomensSoccer Africa Africa's inability to make the top 20 of Fifa's quarterly women’s World Ranking since its inception in 2003, is a source of concern for women’s football enthusiasts across the continent. In its most recent rankings released on 23 March, Rwanda, Uganda, Ethiopia and Tanzania were not included. NEW

Uganda bank on good fortunes on their return to international football

Rebecca Magoma. Photo Credit: Eddiba Uganda return to the continental scene after over a year of dormancy and their first assignment will be the Africa Women Cup of Nations (AWCON) first round qualifiers. The Crested Crane of Uganda will play  neighbours, the Harambee Starlets of Kenya, in the first round of the

FIFA U20 World Cup: Cameroon, Ghana win big as race for France 2018 intensifies

Rebecca Magoma Cameroon stunned Guinea 9-0 as the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup first round qualifiers first leg concluded over the weekend. Ahead of the mundial scheduled for France in 2018, the win puts Cameroon on the verge of qualifying to the second round with a return leg on home soil expected

FIFA U-17 WWC: CAF Qualifiers set for October

Rebecca Magoma The African qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup has been set for October with preliminary round fixtures out. Ten teams will take part in the preliminary round ahead of the finals tournament that is set for Uruguay in 2018. Once again rivalry is expected as Ethiopia host neighbours