Liverpool Enter the Race to Sign Alexander Isak

By Lee Thomas-Mason | for metro.co.uk, Liverpool have declared interest in young Swedish-Eritrean striker Alexander Isak who has been dubbed the ‘next Zlatan Ibrahimovic’. Isak, who scored on his debut as a 16-year-old for Swedish side AIK in February, is attracting the eyes of Europe’s leading clubs despite having only turned 17 at the end of September.

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CECAFA 2015: Host Ethiopia on Verge of Elimination Amid Match Fixing Fears

By Alula Abraha, Ethiopian national football side is in danger of an early elimination from group stage. If it loses or even draw its last group match today against group-A leader Tanzania, then it will finish 3rd in its group and depending on results in the other two groups, where two out of the three […]

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Botswana Threatened to Deport Runaway Eritrean Soccer Players

By Reuters, Ten Eritrean soccer players seeking asylum in Botswana should be deported, Botswana’s security minister said on Thursday, a decision their lawyer said he would challenge in court. The Eritreans refused to board their plane home on Wednesday, the latest in a series of defections by athletes from a country under investigation by the […]

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After a Long Hiatus, Eritrea Returned to International Soccer Games

By Bereket Kidane, Eritrea’s Red Sea Camels lost to the Zebras of Botswana 2-nil at home this past weekend in a FIFA Qualifying match for the 2018 World Cup Russia in front of a capacity crowd at Cicero Stadium in Asmara. The Camels team that was put together in a hurry last week, a mix […]

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