Home Competitions Olympic Football

Olympic Football

Football at the Olympics – coverage of matches, squads and all general news.

Man Utd-bound Ibrahimovic could miss start of the Premier League

0
Former Paris Saint-Germain star-striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been included in Sweden's provisional 35-man squad to play at the Rio Olympics, meaning the prolific striker could...

Alex Morgan and Team USA are ready for glory

0
Some deem the Champions League as the most important event on the soccer calendar, others the World Cup, however for the United States woman’s...

International Football Tournaments Are To Be Cherished

2
In eighteen days’ time, Euro 2012 will start. Twenty three days of international tournament football, with matches being played almost every day for the...

Beckham plays musical balls with Samsung Galaxy Note in new Olympics Ad

0
The Samsung Galaxy Note is a powerful smartphone that doubles as a tablet - and when it comes to the London 2012 Olympics, it...

London 2012: Should it be higher on a footballer’s priority list?

0
With an exciting end to the Premier League campaign, the Champions League last four and the upcoming Euro 2012 championships in Poland and Ukraine...

Better candidates than Beckam for Olympic captaincy

1
Understandably, European nations often decline to participate in Olympic football competition. The alignment of their respective four year rotations means...

Olympics v Euros, Club v Country, and Money

1
On the surface, the argument makes perfect sense - football players, especially young football players - should not be asked to play competitive football...

The Best Goals of 2008 – Part 1 (World Football)

9
Let us then begin with the long view, seeking the perfect goal on the larger world stage... African Cup of Nations This first major tournament of...

July 2008 Review: When Tottenham lost their strikers and Nereida Gallardo became a star

0
With the Euros behind us, July would start the transfer season and with it all the mindless speculation along with the few sensational transfers...

The 2008 Soccerlens All-Star XI – The Best Footballers of 2008

64
For those of us who are consumed by football every year brings new thrills and disappointments, a million what ifs and if onlys and...

Great Britain FC and London 2012

0
So it is final - FIFA have announced that a football team from Great Britain will appear in the Olympic games at London 2012....

Nigeria Can Rule The World, We’re Already On Track – Kanu

4
The following interview with Nigerian legend and captain of the national team Nwanko Kanu was conducted by African football magazine New African Soccer and...