Vernon Philander and black players like him are consistently reduced to their races by the South African media.
Earlier this week Sepp Blatter, defending FIFA’s decision to not rescind its decision to award Russia
Despite these types of troll-y click-bait articles being a dime a dozen each and every World
The messiness, the subjectivity, the imprecision that are the sources of the stories that are told years later, are being eroded from football.
I’ve stopped going to Fan Fests. I’m tired, I didn’t pace myself. A month is a
E, no Brasil, Neymar não é negro (ou preto).
The fate of World Cup draws has fostered an unlikely rivalry between Ghana and the United States.
The annihilation of Spain by the Netherlands last Friday (5-1) shocked and delighted football fans, pundits
One of the popular phrases that came out of the protests in the run up to
I haven’t been on social media yet, and I’m sure everyone’s already talking about this, but
World Cup Day 1 — The sun is out in Rio for the first time in
No European nation has won the World Cup when it has been held in South America,
There are no records of when the first official football match was played in Nigeria, but it started in the 1920s.
In Maputo, the “Garden for Sculptors” behind the Museu Nacional de Arte on Avenida Ho Chi
It used to be an old gas station. In the area where car owners once filled
It’s futile and perhaps just a little odious to compare cricket with football (soccer), but like
When Gullit won the Ballon d’Or in 1987, he dedicated the award to the imprisoned Nelson Mandela. And Gullit made a reggae song about Apartheid.
Also an insight into the openly racist and homophobic atmosphere that passed for public life in Margaret Thatcher's England.
Goodbye Eric The Eel! Shuffle over, Jamaican bobsleigh team of 1988! There’s a new team in
Despite coming in for plenty of criticism from European and American journalists, Africa’s high-stakes, winner-takes-all World