Many cases of sexual and physical abuse are reported in women football, but new steps taken by FIFA in a recent case in Afghanistan might help with reducing these awful incidents and creating a safer environment for women in the beautiful sport.
Despite a bad record in AFC Champions League finals, Al-Hilal are all-in to win this years edition. On Sunday they face both opponent Urawa Red Diamonds and also the immense pressure from their own supporters and media.
The AFC Cup is a fascinating tournament that always involves football with politics and other different issues.
The 2019 edition of the competition has gathered Lebanese champions Al-Ahed, who are related to the Hezbollah, and April 25 - North Korea’s biggest club. A football match between Hassan Nassrallah and Kim Jong-un. Game on!
He’s been coaching in central Asia, the US, Middle East and West Africa. He nurtured football culture in Kyrgyzstan, worked at the famous Aspire Academy in Qatar and guided Hearts of Oak in Ghana. The amazing career of Kenichi Yatsuhashi is indeed a fascinating one. Walid Bylka interviewed him exclusively for BabaGol: They talked African football, the best food he had in his journeys, and where he was blamed to be an engineer rather than a football coach. A must-read interview.
The Chinese FA is losing patience with the national’s team slow growth process, and has decided to quicken up the naturalization process of four more Brazilian players, who will soon join the squad.