Saturday, 9th December 2023

Qatar 2022 World Cup

23 Dec 2022
Qatar 2022 world Cup semifinalist, Morocco, is Africa’s highest ranked team in the December listings released by FIFA yesterday.
23 Dec 2022
The management of Opera Mini, the data-saving browser app that already boasts over 100 million users across Nigeria and Africa, became the number one downloaded app in Nigeria after the 2022 World Cup, which ended in Qatar at the weekend.
20 Dec 2022
The 2022 FIFA World Cup that ended barely 36 hours ago in Qatar is spectacular in many respects, none the least the explosive final in which Lionel Messi-led Argentina snatched the Cup from defending Champions, France; after 120 pulsating minutes and penalties.
15 Dec 2022
They came, they fought hard, but alas, injuries, fatigue and a determined France stopped Morocco from making history as the first country outside Europe and South America to play in the final game of the World Cup. Morocco, which accounted for the exit of both Portugal and Spain from the ongoing World Cup in Qatar,…
14 Dec 2022
Morocco, which have become the neutral fans’ favourite to win the Qatar 2022 World Cup, will, today, bid to continue their unexpected march to football heaven when they meet defending champions, France, in the second semifinal of the competition.


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