Sahar Khodoyari, an Iranian female football supporter, has set herself on fire in protest of being arrested. Her only crime was to attend a match of her beloved team. After succumbing to her injuries, her story is now known all over the world.
Radamel Falcao’s career trajectory led him to Turkish powerhouse Galatasaray. Although he had success in Monaco, he decided to play in a more football-obsessed city like Istanbul, a fact which can also help him regain his place in the Colombia squad.
Yemen shocked Saudi Arabia and scored the most beautiful goal of 2019. A glimpse of joy for the team of the war-torn country, who doesn’t get the attention they deserve.
The Guatemalan national team is back on track after its devastating FIFA suspension. They now play in the lowest division of CONCACAF’s Nation League, but the fans are just happy the team is back.
During his stint as Argentina’s national team manager, Diego Maradona called up an abnormal number of local players to represent the Albiceleste. A decade later, the “Diego Boys” are in the Primeira Nacional, the nation’s second division, in search for glory, and maybe some extra ratings for the competition.