Historic milestone for Somali football

Football is helping to bring a level of happiness to the citizens of Somalia in a country that has long been ravaged by upheaval. Last Saturday marked a historic moment with the laying of a foundation stone for the Somali Football Federation’s (SFF) new premises, with the national association having...

Somalia to enjoy first floodlit game for 30 years

Somalia are set to see its first floodlit football in three decades, taking place at the country’s oldest stadium which enjoyed redevelopment through FIFA’s Win in Africa with Africa programme.

Somali FA mourns Executive Member Diraa

An Executive Committee member of the Somali Football Federation (SFF), Osman Jama Diraa, has died after being shot unidentified gunmen on Thursday, 17 August 2017, in the capital, Mogadishu.

Somali legend Hussein Ali Abdulle passes away

Somali legend Hussein Ali Abdulle, has died in Mogadishu, the Somali Football Federation (SFF) announced on Tuesday (9 May 2017) in a statement

South Sudan completes Somalia double

South Sudan beat Somalia 2-0 on Sunday in Juba to complete a double and set up a date with Uganda at the Second Round of the Central-East Zone qualifiers of the Total African Nations Championship (CHAN) Kenya 2018.

Debutants South Sudan in historic win

South Sudan capped their maiden outing in the qualifiers for the African Nations Championship (CHAN) with victory after edging

CAF President concludes Somalia visit

CAF President Ahmad wrapped his two-day working visit to Somalia with a declaration that his choice of the 'Horn of Africa' for his maiden official visit was a step in the right direction.

Ahmad pledges support to develop Somali sporting facilities

CAF President Ahmad has pledged support for the development of sporting facilities in Somalia to appreciable standards during his tenure.

CAF President arrives in Somalia on official visit

CAF President Ahmad on Monday, 17 April 2017, arrived in Mogadishu, Somalia, on a two-day working visit, his first to the Horn of Africa since assuming the reins of the continent’s football governing body last March.

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 country in recent years.