France's Kylian Mbappe won the FIFA Young Player award. The award was created to recognise the impact made by young footballers in the FIFA World Cup. The tournament is constantly being rejuvenated by fresh talent – many of these players are relatively unknown even before the opening ceremony, but emerge
England's Harry Kane finished as the leading goalscorer at the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ to win the adidas Golden Boot. France's Antoine Griezmann and Belgium's Romelu Lukaku finished second and third respectively. If two or more players are tied on goals, the winner is determined by total assists. If assists cannot
Belgium's Thibaut Courtois won the adidas Golden Glove as the tournament’s best goalkeeper, as decided by the FIFA Technical Study Group. Iker Casillas, Oliver Kahn and Gianluigi Buffon are amongst the previous winners. Until 2006, the award was called the Yashin Award in honour of the former goalkeeper Lev Yashin. Belgium
Reports from Argentina indicate that out of favour National team coach, Jorge Sampoli is set to be sacked on Monday, July 16. This was revealed by renowned Argentine football journalist Hernan CASTILLO on TV show on Friday, " Jorge SAMPAOLI leaving his position as head coach of Argentina has become imminent.
The final round of qualifying matches for the 2019 African Under 20 Championship is due to kick off this weekend. Congo and Senegal will open the third and final qualifying campaign in Brazzaville on Friday. Defending Champions, Zambia prepare for their defying moment in the qualifiers when they host Burundi in the
The Executive Committee of the Confederation of African Football have relieved Ghana of the hosting rights for the Africa U-17 Qualifying Championships. Africa's football governing body has rather given these rights to Niger as a result of the latest episode of the ongoing crisis in Ghana football. Football activities in Ghana have been