22 May 2018

Sports in South Sudan

The Confederation of African Football-CAF, on Sunday banned South Sudan’s Juba football stadium from hosting International competitions citing its poor quality infrastructure.
 
The newly appointed coach of the national football team-the Bright Stars arrived the country on Monday.
Nasir FC beat Mahad Fc 2 goals to 1 on Saturday in the final peace cup tournament organized by United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) in collaboration with the State Ministry of Information, Youth, Culture and Sports in Yei.
The third edition of the National Unity Day sports events will begin on 27th January, the Minister of Culture Youth and Sports announced on Wednesday.
Al-Salam football club of Wau have been crowned the Champions of South Sudan Club Champions League 2017 after defeating Kator Football Club of Juba 2-1 in a hotly contested entertaining match in front of thousands of Al-Salam fans in Wau on Sunday.

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