The IFFHS Awards: World’s Best Playmaker

  Photo Credit: De Gelderlander The sixth edition of the International Federation of Football History & Statistics (IFFHS) award for women recognizes 19 of the world’s best playmakers in the year 2017. The very first award in 2012 was won by Brazilian international and former FIFA player of the year, Marta. 2016 saw Germany and Olympique Lyon's

The IFFHS Awards: World’s Team of the Year

Photo Credit: IFFHS For the first time in history, the International Federation of Football History & Statistics (IFFHS) has proceeded to  establish THE WORLD TEAM OF THE YEAR for Women. The award was voted by football experts from 91 countries across the globe. IFFHS WOMEN WORLD TEAM OF THE YEAR 2017 (4-3-3) with vote percentage Goalkeeper Sarah BOUHADDI

Women raise awareness with Lagos Run

Press Release by Olakunle Owolabi. On Saturday 11th November, over 2,000 women turned up for the 2017 edition of the Lagos Women Run brought to you by the leading bookmaker in Nigeria, Bet9ja. The Lagos Women Run kicked off in grand style at the National Stadium at 7:00am, Lagos taking the athletes

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

NWPL Super Four duo bag nomination for League Bloggers Awards

The League Bloggers Awards (LBA) on Sunday, revealed its nominees for the year-end award ceremony which seeks to recognize outstanding achievement in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), Nigeria Women Premier League (NWPL) and Nigeria National League (NNL). 51 nominees are grouped into 13 categories including best players, coaches and clubs. For

AS Kigali pocket $1200 prize money after sealing record Rwandan league titles

Additional report by Clarisse Uwimana Rwanda's 2017 First Division Women Football League came to an end on Saturday, October 7, 2017, with reigning champions AS Kigali, retaining their crown by defeating ES Mutunda WFC 4-0 at Stade de Kigali, Nyamirambo situated in the country's capital. A hat trick  by Callixte Iradukunda and the fourth