‘Mane’ man
FRANCEVILLE, Gabon (AFP) — Sadio Mane scored from the penalty spot to send Senegal on their way to a 2-0 victory over Tunisia in their first outing at the Africa Cup of Nations yesterday. Mane netted from 12 yards with 10 minutes on the clock in Franceville and Kara Mbodj headed home on the half-hour mark as Senegal be ...More
Local experts back World Cup expansion
The general consensus among Jamaica’s football administrators are that the expanded FIFA World Cup set for 2026 should benefit the island, but they agree that proper preparation will be the key to success. Peter Prendergast, former FIFA referee and now a consultant, says the idea is a good one, but doesn’t want Ja ...More
‘Big Mac’ salutes FIFA
Former FIFA Development Officer Howard McIntosh has joined the chorus of those applauding the expansion of the FIFA World Cup to 48 teams, up from 32. Though the new proposal will not come into effect until the 2026 edition, the Jamaican gave FIFA the thumbs up on the new move, saluting the game’s governing body for a we ...More