Fifa dismisses South Africa’s appeal against Ghana

Fifa has ruled an appeal from South Africa relating to a decisive 2022 World Cup qualifying match against Ghana is inadmissible. Bafana Bafana had claimed they were robbed after their 1-0 defeat last month. The only goal in the game scored from a first-half penalty. South Africa Football Association (Safa) included allegations of “match fixing. Others are match manipulation including corruption and…

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2022 WCQ: Algeria, Nigeria make it to play-off round

African champions Algeria and Nigeria have become the latest two sides to progress to the play-off round of the Qatar 2022 World Cup qualifiers. It came after both sides picked up draws in their last round of matches on Tuesday. Algeria played to a 2-2 draw with Burkina Faso in Blida while Nigeria and Cape Verde played to a 1-1…

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Fifa set to review Ghana vs South Africa tie after complaint

Fifa will review South Africa’s defeat by Ghana in 2022 World Cup qualifying tie. This is after the South Africa Football Association (Safa) made a complaint to the world governing body. Bafana Bafana needed a draw against the west Africans on Sunday to reach the third and final round of African qualifying. But Ghana won 1-0 with a controversial first-half penalty in…

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Five interesting facts about FIFA World Cup games

As we continue to explore more about the 2022 FIFA World Cup, today we bring out certain facts surrounding the Doha FIFA World Cup, which is set to be held in 2022. 1.The proximity of the stadiums Qatar is a small country, almost 1,478 times smaller than the host of the previously held FIFA World Cup, Russia. Having said that,…

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