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Argentina succeeded in sliding into their first World Cup semi-final since finishing in second place in 1990 thanks to a victory of Belgium in Brasilia last night. The only goal, which was scored...Read More >>

  • FIFA World Cup 2014 - road to the last 4

    Date: Sat, 05/07/2014 - 17:15

    In less than hour today’s World Cup matches shall kick off with Argentina facing Belgium and later on tonight the Netherlands shall face Costa Rica, all of them aiming to reach the semi-finals. Yesterday two giants Brazil and Germany made it to the last four and they...
  • Fixtures for BOV Football Leagues Drawn

    Date: Sat, 05/07/2014 - 14:45

    The fixtures for the BOV First, Second and Third Division leagues were drawn by BOV Chief Officer Michael Galea and MFA CEO Bjorn Vassallo with the attendance of a good number of club committee members and members of the media during a press conference held at the...
  • Neymar out for the rest of the World Cup

    Date: Sat, 05/07/2014 - 08:26

    The 22-year-old Brazil striker, was taken to hospital after being injured in the closing stages of the 2-1 quarter-final win over Colombia that kept the hosts on course for a sixth title. Neymar had to be carried off on a stretcher and was replaced by defender Henrique...
  • UEFA Europa League Appointments for Maltese Match Officials

    Date: Wed, 02/07/2014 - 13:34

    UEFA has appointed FIFA Referee Marco Borg for the Europa League 1st Qualifying Round 1st Leg match being played tomorrow between FK Željezničar (Bosnia-Herzegovina) and FK Lovćen (Montenegro) in Asim Ferhatović Hase Stadion, Sarajevo. 
  • Brazil’s Júlio César: I have won the country’s trust back

    Date: Sun, 29/06/2014 - 13:48

    Júlio César, Brazil’s hero in the penalty shootout win against Chile yesterday evening, reflected on the prize of a World Cup quarter-final and said he felt he had won back the country’s trust after being the scapegoat in South Africa four years ago.
  • Round of 16 - A World Cup full of surprises

    Date: Sat, 28/06/2014 - 15:19

    FIFA World Cup 2014 Round of 16 kicks off today with major teams such as Spain, England, Italy and Portugal already kicked out. There have been lots of surprises during these past two weeks with previous World Cup champions Spain only managing to get a point and...
  • Football Legend Diego Maradona describes Luis Suarez four month ban as “shameful”

    Date: Sat, 28/06/2014 - 08:30

    FIFA have confirmed Luis Suarez will no longer play in the World Cup and he will not be allowed inside Uruguay's base or stay in the same team hotels as his teammates in Brazil. The striker has now left Brazil and arrived back in Uruguay. He has been ruled out of...
  • Dione Drago back in the helm of Naxxar Lions

    Date: Mon, 23/06/2014 - 13:28

    During the Naxxar Lions Football Club Annual General Meeting held on Sunday 22nd June Mr Dione Drago was once again given a vote of confidence and reinstated as Club President. All members present voted unanimously in favour that Dione Drago be reinstated at the helm...
  • Wayne Rooney: England Must Be More Cynical to Succeed

    Date: Mon, 23/06/2014 - 09:35

    Wayne Rooney has suggested that England players need to be more cynical in their approach to international tournaments. As the inquest into the Three Lions' World Cup exit continues, the forward revealed that he believes he and his team-mates have been too 'nice' to be...
  • Lukas Podolski Wants to Win the World Cup for Michael Schumacher

    Date: Tue, 17/06/2014 - 10:32

    One German sporting legend hopes to win a title for another. According to the Mirror, German forward Lukas Podolski has revealed that he would like to win the World Cup for fellow countryman Michael Schumacher, who has just awoken from a coma after six months in...