Has an African side reached the World Cup semi finals before?

Morocco continued their incredible journey at the 2022 World Cup by beating Portugal in the quarter finals to reach the final four of the tournament. The Atlas Lions have excelled throughout the competition, winning Group F ahead of the likes of Croatia, Belgium and Canada before triumphing over Spain on penalties in the last 16. […]

Portugal stars fume at referee after Morocco defeat

Portugal stars Bruno Fernandes, Ruben Dias and Pepe all made their fury with referee Facundo Tello clear after their defeat to Morocco in the World Cup quarter finals. Youssef En-Nesyri headed in after a defensive mix-up for the game’s only goal, though the Selecao were adamant they were due a penalty when Fernandes went down […]

Grant Wahl was a kind, wise champion of the voiceless in soccer | Football

Everyone has a Grant Wahl story. This was never more true than on Friday night, when messages of love, support, shock, and grief poured out across social media with the news of his sudden death while covering the World Cup in Qatar. On Twitter, I remarked that for other journalists, he was a mentor and […]