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South Sudan finally joins IOC and m...

South Sudan finally joins IOC and may compete in Rio Olympics 2016

NAIROBI – South Sudan has been accepted as the 206 member of the International Olympic Committee after 4 years of rustless attempt to join the international body. The news come on Friday after members of IOC called a meeting and decided the fate of the young athletic body member.   South... FULL STORY »

South Sudan In Line For Olympic Sta...

South Sudan In Line For Olympic Status

JUBA — Torn by civil war and facing a humanitarian crisis, South Sudan is finding hope on the sporting front: The world’s newest nation is in line for international recognition that would allow it to send a team to next year’s Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Gaining Olympic status, some say,... FULL STORY »

S. Sudan soccer team to participate...

S. Sudan soccer team to participate in Saskatoon World Cup – Soccer Tournam...

Saskatoon, CANADA – The Saskatoon World Cup soccer tournament is a celebration of diversity and cultures as well as an opportunity for local soccer players to showcase their talents on the field. While the tournament is competitive in nature, you see a sense of camaraderie and respect among the... FULL STORY »

Athlete Guor Marial suspended by So...

Athlete Guor Marial suspended by South Sudan Athletic Federation from parti...

JUBA – South Sudan’s Olympic body, The South Sudan Athletic Federation (SSAF) has suspended Guor Miading Miaker (Guor Marial), revoked his membership and denied him opportunity to represent South Sudan at Olympics in Rio de Janeiro in 2016. Marial was famously known worldwide for... FULL STORY »

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Sudan Will Host Pre-Olympic Football Qualifiers Tournament This Year

NAIROBI – In a move that could improve Sudan image in Africa and around the globe, Sudan has been picked to host East and Central Africa’s first ever pre-Olympic football... FULL STORY »

New FIFA ranking put South Sudan at 199th in the world

UNT – The South Sudan national team has been ranked by International football body, the FIFA for the first time since entering the global body as its 209th member in May. beating 7... FULL STORY »

Seriously injured El Salaam FC of South Sudan wave goodbye to Kagame tournament

Dar es Salaam– The only participant of the Kagame East African club tournament for South Sudan, the Al Salaam FC of Wau have endured a gruesome campaign after losing a 7-1 encounter... FULL STORY »

Wau Al Salaam FC humiliated in Tanzania

Dar es Salaam – The South Sudan football representatives for the Cecafa club competion in Tanzania, Al Salaam FC were today defeated 7-0 by APR of Rwanda in their first major... FULL STORY »

South Sudan to participate in East and Central Africa Football Ch...

JUBA – This year’s CECAFA club championship or often nicknamed The Paul Kagame Cup (named after the Rwandan President’s sponsorship of the event) will see the new nation provide a... FULL STORY »

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