U.S. Olympian, Somalia Native Hassan Mead Keeps Faith in America despite Immigration Ban

By Chris Chavez As a child growing up on a farm in Somalia, Hassan Mead held a colorful image in his mind of what the...

Somaliland-Born Farah Troubled by Trump’s Travel Ban

By The Associated Press LONDON — Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah says U.S. President Donald Trump's immigration policy "seems to have made me an alien"...

Somali Clerics Warn Women against Playing Basketball

By Mohamed Olad Hassan A group of an influential Somali clerics have warned women against playing basketball, describing it as, “unIslamic" and a "threat to...

Grassroots Programme a Success in Somalia

FIFA and the Somalia Football Federation recently concluded a five-day grassroots course which was the second of its kind to take place in the...

Brazilian Football Team Plane Crashes in Colombia, 76 Confirmed Dead

Charter plane carrying 81 passengers, most belonging to Brazilian football team Chapecoense, crashed just after midnight in central Colombia on its way to the international...

This Year’s Regional Sports Tournament Becomes a Tool that Diverts People from Politics &...

President Silanyo attended these games during his first year in power and this year (may be his last chance) left in style as...

Mo Farah and Usain Bolt among IAAF World Athlete of the Year Contenders

Great Britain's Olympic champion Mo Farah is one of three athletes still in contention for the men's IAAF World Athlete of the Year award. The...

Lionel Messi’s Mere Presence on the Pitch Is All the Magic Barcelona Need

By Richard Martin Sometimes, just knowing Lionel Messi is nearby is enough to turn a game. It happened in the 2013 Champions League quarterfinal second leg...