Tolo News: Mawjhay Amu beat Oqaban Hindukosh 1-0 on Saturday in the third match of this year’s Afghanistan Premier League (APL) football tournament in Kabul. The match was held at the Afghanistan Football Federation stadium. Click here to read more (external link). Other Sports News Atalan Beats Harirod 4-2 In APL’s Second Match Shahid Afridi quits
Tolo News: Afghanistan lost 4-1 to Jordan on Tuesday night in their Asian Football Championship qualifying match. Zubaid Amiri from Afghanistan scored the only goal for his team. After this match, Afghanistan remains at the bottom of the log in their group – Group C – after also losing to Cambodia. After three matches, Afghanistan has
Tolo News: The sixth round of Afghanistan’s Premier League (APL) football tournament is set to kick off on Thursday in Kabul with last year’s winners Shaheen Asmayee taking on De Spinghar Bazan in the first match. The tournament will take place at the Afghanistan Football Federation stadium in the city and eight teams from eight zones
Tolo News: Oman beat Afghanistan 2-0 in their friendly on Wednesday night in Muscat. Afghanistan will now leave Oman for Jordan where they are set to play the host country’s national team in an Asian Cup qualifier on September 9. Click here to read more (external link).
RFE/RL’s Kazakh Service August 27, 2017 Kazakhstan beat Kyrgyzstan 4-1 to capture the inaugural world championship in kokpar [buzkashi], or kok-boru — an ancient equestrian sport in which a goat carcass is traditionally used as a ball. The Kazakh team took home 10 million tenge ($30,000) for their first place win on August 27, while
Tolo News: The under-15 national football team on Saturday defeated Uzbekistan 3-2 in their third win in the Central Asian Football Federation (CAFA) championship – which earned them the trophy. Afghanistan won its first match against Tajikistan last week and went on to shatter Kyrgyzstan in their second match. Click here to read more (external link).
Tolo News: Afghanistan’s under-15 football team beat Tajikistan 3-1 in their Central Asian Football Association (CAFA) championship match in Tajikistan on Monday night. The match was held at the Hisor Stadium outside Dushanbe. Fardin Naser scored for Afghanistan in the first minute of the match, while Asghar Hussaini scored the second goal for the team in
Tolo News: Afghanistan Football Federation (AFF) officials said Monday that the federation is trying to hire German-born Afghan football player Nadim Amiri for the national team. Amiri, whose parents are from Afghanistan, currently plays with Germany’s Hoffenheim team. Amiri recently played a key role in the victory of Germany’s under 21 team in the UEFA European
Tolo News: The Southwest Regional Tournament of the Afghan Premier League (APL) was launched in Kandahar on Wednesday where players from six teams will compete for a place in the Da Maiwand Atalan Football Club team. Click here to read more (external link). Tolo News: A group of 17 Afghan athletes in different sports categories including wrestling,
BBC News: Kicking a ball around the schoolyard has been a right of passage for children all over the world, but for former Afghanistan women’s captain Khalida Popal, playing football nearly cost her her life. “It was really dangerous, I can’t forget that time or that moment, where I felt I may no longer be alive.