Khan earns first international call-up

Swindon Town midfielder Saidou Khan has earned his first ever call up to the Gambian national team, and will join up with his teammates next month...

Sudan disqualified from AFCON for age cheating

South Sudan have been disqualified from taking part in the 2023 Under-17 Africa Cup of Nations finals in Algeria.

Former Celtic star John Fallon to have school named after him in Africa

FORMER Celtic star John Fallon is to have a school named after him — in Africa. The tribute to the ex-goalkeeper, 82 will be built in...

Fans convinced 18-year-old international goalkeeper is 'actually 46'

A snap of South Sudan's teenager stopper Goodwill Yoosuk Simon Sabi has gone viral with fans left scratching their heads after learning of his year...

Which players and coaches didn't vote for Lionel Messi at The Best FIFA 2022?

It was no surprise to see Lionel Messi win The Best Player Award following his fantastic performances in 2022. However, many national team managers...

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Socceroos star Thomas Deng's fear about French superstar Kylian Mbappé in World Cup opener

Socceroos defender Thomas Deng escaped conflict in South Sudan as a youngster - so possibly marking French superstar Kylian Mbappé in a World Cup...

Socceroos star Thomas Deng reveals his struggles with racism in Australia ahead of Qatar World Cup

Socceroos star Thomas Deng has opened up about moving to Australia as a refugee from South Sudan, the racism he sometimes struggles with - and the...

2022-23 CAF Champions League: First Preliminary Round 1st Leg results wrap up

Asante Kotoko's Isaac Oppong celebrates last gasp goal against RC Kadiogo of Burkina Faso It has been an exciting weekend around the African...

Ross County internet sensation William Akio opens up on viral clearance and says he’ll do BACKFLIPS when he scores

IT is fair to say William Akio isn’t your average new arrival in Scottish football. Born in a Kenyan refugee camp after his family fled war-torn...

Ross County sign South Sudan forward William Akio

The 23-year-old recently went viral after inadvertently clearing a team-mate’s shot off the line while playing for Canadian side Valour.
NEWSCHAIN.UK Jul 17, 2022

WATCH: Biggest miss in history by a South Sudanese

Alessandro Riggi got the ball past the keeper and went flying into the net himself.
THE-STAR.CO.KE Jul 12, 2022

FIFA launch Menstrual Health and Education project in South Sudan

Following the visit of FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura to South Sudan in 2021, FIFA in February 2022, in cooperation with the South Sudan FA,...

Ghanaian forward Gabriel Dadzie handed call-up to Djibouti's national team for 2023 CHAN Qualifiers 

Arta Solar 7 forward Gabriel Dadzie has been invited to the Djibouti national team for the upcoming 2023 CHAN Qualifiers later this month.The...

Preview: South Sudan vs. Mali - prediction, team news, lineups

Sports Mole previews Thursday's Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying clash between South Sudan and Mali, including predictions, team news and possible...

Preview: Gambia vs. South Sudan - prediction, team news, lineups

Sports Mole previews Saturday's Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying clash between Gambia and South Sudan, including predictions, team news and...

Awuor targets improvement after Starlets debut

Awuor 23, was handed her dream senior debut on Saturday as Starlets—under coach Charles Okere—brushed aside the Bright Starlets of South Sudan
THE-STAR.CO.KE Oct 26, 2021

Starlets looking beyond AWCON, says Atieno

Starlets set their African Women's Cup of Nations AWCON qualifying campaign rolling—thumping minnows Bright Starlets of South Sudan 8-0 on Wednesday
THE-STAR.CO.KE Oct 22, 2021

Advantage Harambee Starlets after South Sudan rout

A four-goal haul from the returning Neddy Atieno and a brace each from  Mwanahalima 'Dogo' Adam and Jentrix Shikangwa tormented the Bright Starlets...
THE-STAR.CO.KE Oct 21, 2021

Okere faces election dilemma as Starlets take on South Sudan

Okere will make do without first-choice centre-back pairing of Ruth Ingosi and Dorcas Shikobe, making it hard to predict who starts at the heart of...
THE-STAR.CO.KE Oct 20, 2021

Kenya beware, says South Sudan coach Booysen

South Sudan flew straight to Nairobi nine days ago from South Africa, where they participated in this year’s Cosafa Championships.
THE-STAR.CO.KE Oct 19, 2021

Stakeholders urge Starlets to strike balance to scalp South Sudan

Kanyi guided Thika Queens to the Kenya Women's Premier League title in 2016
THE-STAR.CO.KE Oct 14, 2021

Kuol: AFC Leopards shortlist ex-Kariobangi Sharks defender for move

The South Sudanese player is a free agent after he left the Premier League side where he had been for three years
GOAL.COM Oct 4, 2021

Ex-Tottenham star Steven Caulker called up to Sierra Leone squad for first time despite representing England and Team GB

EX-PREMIER LEAGUE star Steven Caulker has received a shock call-up to Sierra Leone’s squad for this month’s international fixtures. The defender,...
THE SUN Oct 2, 2021

Numba explains Sautu and Munyang’s absence

Zesco United coach Mumamba  Numba has explained why new  signings Chipolopolo midfielder Spencer Sautu and  South Sudan international defender...

Numba banking on Munyang to shine at Zesco

Zesco United coach Mumamba Numba says expectations are high following the signing on Tuesday of towering South Sudan international defender Peter...

South Sudan forward Okello threatens to quit Gor

“I’m demanding some good money and I think I might as well be playing my last games here.”
THE-STAR.CO.KE Aug 16, 2021

For Zamu, it's never too late for successful national team career

At 34 years, many coaches still believe there is a talent in him that can be unlocked as evidenced by his recent call-up to Harambee Stars against...
THE-STAR.CO.KE Aug 5, 2021

Cecafa U23 Cup: South Sudan avenge Kenya defeat to finish third

The final will be played on Friday between hosts Tanzania and Burundi
GOAL.COM Jul 29, 2021

Tusker pooled in Group B of Kagame Cup

The Kenyans have been pooled alongside Tanzania’s Azam and South Sudan’s Atlabara.
THE-STAR.CO.KE Jul 27, 2021

Emerging Stars bow out of Cecafa U-23 at Burundian hands

Burundi have, consequently, set a date with Tanzania in the finals on July 30 while Kenya will flex muscles with South Sudan in the third-place...
THE-STAR.CO.KE Jul 27, 2021

Cecafa U23 Cup: Kenya fall to Burundi as Tanzania eliminate South Sudan

The Emerging Stars will now hope to finish third in the annual competition
GOAL.COM Jul 27, 2021

Cecafa Cup: Kenya land Burundi, Tanzania edge Uganda to book South Sudan in semis

The knockout matches will both be played on Tuesday as Ethiopia, DR Congo and Eritrea engage in classification matches
GOAL.COM Jul 25, 2021

Kenya beat South Sudan to sail through to Cecafa U-23 semis

The Emerging Stars made a promising start to their Cecafa U-23 campaign with a 3-0 thumping of Djibouti in their opening Group C encounter at Bahir...
THE-STAR.CO.KE Jul 21, 2021

Cecafa U23 Cup: Kenya beat South Sudan 2-0 to qualify for semi-finals

The Emerging Stars will now play the Group B winners in the last four
GOAL.COM Jul 21, 2021

Kenya to face Djibouti, South Sudan in Cecafa tourney

“We have had a good session in camp and believe we are capable of attaining a positive result at the regional tournament,” said Okumbi.
THE-STAR.CO.KE Jul 14, 2021

Cecafa Cup: Kenya pooled alongside South Sudan, while Uganda and Tanzania are together

The top team in every group will qualify for semis alongside the best runners-up
GOAL.COM Jul 13, 2021

South Sudan forced to forfeit Fifa Arab Cup qualifier due to positive coronavirus tests

The Bright Stars have crashed out of the tournament as Jordan were awarded the victory through forfeit after suffering a spate of positive cases
GOAL.COM Jun 21, 2021

Starlets coach Okere wary of South Sudanin Awcon qualifiers

The first round will see Kenya play South Sudan as Uganda face off against Ethiopia, Eritrea entertain Burundi and Djibouti will be up against Rwanda.
THE-STAR.CO.KE May 12, 2021

Harambee Starlets to face South Sudan in Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers

New coach Charles Okere will take charge of his first assignment in the qualifiers as Kenya seek to make it to the continental finals
GOAL.COM May 10, 2021

David Majak: Swedish side Kalmar FF sign Tusker FC forward on loan

The Brewers have confirmed the South Sudan international will join his new team on May 1
GOAL.COM Apr 29, 2021

Kenya to host inaugural Cecafa Champions League

Kenya will host 10 countries including Uganda, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Sudan, South Sudan, Zanzibar, Djibouti, Eritrea, Rwanda and Burundi
THE-STAR.CO.KE Apr 22, 2021

OFFICIAL - Stuttgart sign Australian hitman Alou KUOL

As recently predicted, Stuttgart announced having signed Australian-South Sudanese striker Alou Kuol (19), joining in from A-League side Central...

STUTTGART approaching Australian hitman KUOL

According to latest German news, Stuttgart are close to seal the deal with A-League side Central Coast Mariners over Australian-South Sudanese...

Harambee Stars climb to 102 in latest FIFA rankings

Stars have gone unbeaten in their last four matches, including wins against Togo, Tanzania and South Sudan as well as an impressive draw against...
THE-STAR.CO.KE Apr 9, 2021

Traore gears up for Villa vs Fulham clash with winning goal

The 25-year-old forward scored the only goal of the game as Burkina Faso beat South Sudan in their final Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Monday

Bertrand Traore fires Burkina Faso past South Sudan

Burkina Faso defeated South Sudan 1-0 in the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualification Group B match at the Stade du 4 Août in...

West Lothian football player is running 100km for marginalised Afircan children

Rachel Downs is running the distance to raise cash for children with disabilities in South Sudan

Malawi Flames coach keeps faith in the tried and tested

The Flames travel to South Sudan for a date on 24 March in the penultimate qualifier where a win could earn them a ticket to the 2022 AFCON.

Mulee reveals why Harambee Stars vs South Sudan result was not important

The tactician states the game was entirely planned to gauge the readiness of the local players ahead of crucial Afcon qualifiers
GOAL.COM Mar 14, 2021

'I did not expect to be Kenya captain vs South Sudan' - Omurwa reveals shock

The towering defender states he was happy with guiding Harambee Stars to win over Bright Stars and is now keen on winning regular starts
GOAL.COM Mar 14, 2021

Namasaka and players who shone for Kenya against South Sudan

Elvis Rupia scored the only goal to help the Harambee Stars to victory over their neighbours at Nyayo Stadium on Saturday
GOAL.COM Mar 14, 2021

Mulee: Harambee Stars coach opines why Rupia deserved goal vs South Sudan

The AFC Leopards attacker struck the only goal of the match in the second half as Kenya laboured to win over the Bright Stars
GOAL.COM Mar 14, 2021

Kenya 1-0 South Sudan: Hosts shine in battle of Stars at Nyayo Stadium

After a goalless first half, the Harambee Stars increased their tempo to score an all-important goal in the final quarter
GOAL.COM Mar 13, 2021

Tusker's Meja and five Harambee Stars with a point to prove against South Sudan

Goal looks at players who were called up by coach Jacob 'Ghost' Mulee and got an opportunity to showcase why they deserve a future
GOAL.COM Mar 13, 2021

Rupia and four key players for Kenya against South Sudan

Harambee Stars will be hosting the Bright Stars at Nyayo Stadium on Saturday in a friendly match that will kick off at 3 pm (EAT)
GOAL.COM Mar 13, 2021

Mulee explains why Kenya settled for South Sudan as pre-Afcon friendly opponents

The Harambee Stars tactician said the Bright Stars were readily available given the Fifa window is not yet open
GOAL.COM Mar 12, 2021

'There is no pressure' - Muguna, Rupia upbeat ahead of Kenya vs South Sudan friendly

The local federation organised the test matches for the Harambee Stars ahead of their Afcon qualifiers later in the month
GOAL.COM Mar 12, 2021

Macharia: Harambee Star confident friendlies against South Sudan & Tanzania will improve players

Kenya will be playing the build-up matches to prepare for bigger tasks against Egypt and Togo in the Afcon qualifiers
GOAL.COM Mar 12, 2021

Stars coach Mulee pledges better results as Odibets comes on board

Harambee Stars will settle scores with South Sudan in their first friendly on March 13
THE-STAR.CO.KE Mar 9, 2021

Kenya/Tanzania: Harambee Stars to Play South Sudan, Tanzania in Friendlies

[Capital FM] Nairobi -- The national football team, Harambee Stars intensified its training with 19 local based players reporting camp ahead of the...

Harambee Stars step up preps for last shot at AFCON ticket

The Harambee Stars will host three warm-up friendly matches against South Sudan and Tanzania next month.

Afcon Qualifiers: Harambee Stars to face South Sudan & Tanzania in friendly matches

The local federation has confirmed three build-up matches for the national team as they get ready for the next two qualifiers
GOAL.COM Feb 24, 2021

Booysen: South Sudan appoint former Banyana Banyana and Houston Dash analyst as head coach

The ex-South Africa international becomes the latest to land a top coaching job with the East-Central African nation
GOAL.COM Feb 11, 2021

Malawi: Malawi Star Charles Petro Making Progress in Moldova

[Nyasa Times] Malawi's international football squad will enjoy a long break before resuming their Africa Cup of Nations Qualification matches in...
ALLAFRICA.COM Dec 22, 2020