Fifa Asking Countries To Name Stadiums After Pele

FIFA President Gianni Infantino just announced his plans to ask every country in the World to name a football stadium after Pelé This would be in honour of the late legendary Brazilian football who recently passed away. The FIFA President plans to do this to educate future generations and continue Pelé’s legacy. Could you imagine […]

Ronaldo’s Games In Saudi Will Not Be Shown On Tv

The World Cup might’ve been the last time we got to watch Ronaldo on TV.   Due to TV rights Ronaldo fans will not be able to see Ronaldo play for his new team in Saudi Arabia; Al-Nassr.   This is due to the fact that the league he is now playing in does not […]

WATCH: Football Fans Throw Toys For Children In Need

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  How thoughtful is this?     Every Christmas, football fans throw thousands of toys onto the football pitch to be donated to children’s charities and disadvantaged families.   The Spanish football club Betis does this every December to bring a bit of joy into children’s lives by making sure every child gets one.   […]

4 Billion People Have Watched The World Cup Final

4 Billion people have been estimated to have watched the 2022 World Cup final.   A report after the 2018 World Cup showed that around 3.04 Billion people had watched, which was a 10% + increase from the 2014 world cup in Brazil. Therefore given that trajectory, it is believed that over 4 billion people […]

Maltese Fan Meets Football Stars In Qatar Hotel

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What a lucky man 😮   At the Qatar World Cup, Maltese football fan Andrew Zarb Cousin had the opportunity to interact with over 27 renowned football figures.   “What an experience yesterday. Being in the same hotel lobby as so many players I’ve grown up watching for so long was incredible. Seeing them pass […]

Goncalo Ramos First To Score Hattrick This World Cup

Youngster Goncalo Ramos Nets 3 Goals Against Switzerland. Goncalo Ramos is the first player to score a hattrick this world cup!   He is just 21 years old. Portugal cruised to a 6-1 victory over Switzerland yesterday evening during the final game of the round of 16. Next Portugal will face Marocco in the quarter-finals. […]

Grioud Responds To Mbappé Dating Rumours

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From enemies to lovers? 🥰   Olivier Giroud, a striker for France, spoke candidly about his record-breaking 52nd goal for his country in a recent interview. He also discussed his strong bond with Kylian Mbappé, his attacking partner who provided assistance before scoring a brace of his own.   The striking duo has scored eight […]

World Cup Stadium To Be Taken Down This Month

Stadium 974 is to be dismantled and no longer made use of for the World Cup In Qatar. The last game to be played in it was the one between Brazil and South Korea The stadium’s name comes from how many containers were used to build it. Due to the way this stadium was designed […]

Messi Played His 1000th Career Game

Messi played his 1000th game this weekend!   Messi went on to score in his 1000th game while captaining his national team; Argentina to a thrilling 2-1 victory against Australia. Messi played his first game against Porto in 2003. Throughout his 1000 games, Messi has scored over 785 goals for club and country. 94 of […]

Otter Predicted Japan’s Win Over Germany

Taiyo the Otter had predicted Japan winning over Germany a day before the match took place. Japanese supporters were ecstatic online when a river otter from a Tokyo aquarium correctly predicted Samurai Blue’s shocking victory over four-time champion Germany in their World Cup opener on Wednesday in Qatar. The previous day, Taiyo, an 8-year-old boy […]

Saudi Arabia Declares Public Holiday After Wold Cup Win

The Saudi King Declared The Holiday Due To The National Team’s Impressive Result The Saudi King declared a holiday following his nation’s shock result against Argentina in the world cup Saudi Arabia beat Argentina – one of the world cup favourites with two goals to Argentina’s one. This result was a huge shock considering the […]

German Football Fans To Boycott World Cup

Borussia Dortmund fans unveiled a banner saying ‘Boycott Qatar 2022’   This seems to be a movement throughout the german football league as Bayern Munich and Hertha Berlin fans also showed similar banners sharing the same sentiment. The world cup being given to Qatar has caused a lot of controversy from the moment the decision […]

Benzema Wins The 2022 Ballon D’Or

    The 34-year-old French Real Madrid Striker won his first Ballon D’Or.     View this post on Instagram   A post shared by 89.7 Bay (@897bay)   Benzema is the 5th french player and the 9th Real Madrid player to win this prestigious award from the year 2000.  

Champions League Trophy On Display In Sliema

Ever wanted to get yourself a picture with the Champions League Trophy? Well, now is your chance!   It will be on display throughout the weekend in Sliema.     The Champions League season is well underway and currently entering a critical phase as the group stages are coming to an end. Which means the […]

Malta Head Coach Suspended Due to Alleged Misconduct

Malta’s national football team head coach Devis Mangia has been suspended due to an alleged sexual misconduct.   Mangia has been the head coach of the national team since 2019 and has overseen over a rare run of successful performances for Malta’s national football team. The Italian agreed to a deal that will last until […]

Haley Bugeja Makes Her Debut in US Football 

  Haley Bugeja, Maltese sensation, made her long-awaited Orlando Pride debut on Sunday   In the process she became the team’s youngest-ever player in the National Women’s Soccer League of the United States.   She also became the fourth-youngest player to play in the NWSL as a result of this.