Mohamed Salah Beats Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in UEFA’s Latest Survey

Mohamed Salah Beats Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in UEFA’s Latest Survey

  Egyptians definitely have a reason to start their week feeling proud! Why, you say? Well, because Egyptian football player, Mohamed Salah — who currently plays for Liverpool, has just been awarded the best Champions League player of the week by The Union of European Football Association (UEFA).   A survey was released by UEFA […]

Egypt’s Consumer Protection Agency Bans Orange Ad Following Social Media Backlash

Egypt’s Consumer Protection Agency Bans Orange Ad Following Social Media Backlash

  Orange’s latest campaign was initially designed with the intention of encouraging our Egypt’s team to qualify for FIFA’s 2018 World Cup. Atef Yaqoub, Head of the Consumer Protection Authority, however has received multiple complaints regarding the ad’s content. Indeed, Ghada Waly, Minister of Solidarity, has been quite vocal about her disapproval of this new […]

Hilarious Men over 70 Explain Why Egypt Needs to Qualify for World Cup

Hilarious Men over 70 Explain Why Egypt Needs to Qualify for World Cup

  Some grandpas are definitely taking over the Internet today. Orange Egypt just collaborated with Good People and FP7/CAI. and presented us with the best rap song of 2017.   Everyone is on the edge of their seats this month, with Egyptians dreaming big about our football team qualifying for 2018 FIFA World Cup in […]

Meet Hany Abo Rida, the Most Influential Sports Icon in the Region

Meet Hany Abo Rida, the Most Influential Sports Icon in the Region

#AScoopOfSuccess is a series of interviews conducted with successful Arabs. These Arabs are kicking ass and making their names on both regional level, and the international one. In its second installment, we’re interviewing one of the most successful icons in the region, whose influence in the field of sports remains unparalleled; Engineer Hany Abo Rida!   […]

Shocking News: FIFA’s Big Boss Sepp Blatter Resigns After 17 Continuous Years

Shocking News: FIFA’s Big Boss Sepp Blatter Resigns After 17 Continuous Years

By Mohamed Essam

Sepp Blatter announced that he stepped down from FIFA’s presidency. The surprising and shocking news come after a whole week of bribery scandal rumors and the arrest of FIFA officials on suspicion of years of bribe-taking. The 79-year-old Swiss man said that he will organize a FIFA congress to pick a replacement for him. The […]

The 6 Best Goalkeepers at the World Cup

The 6 Best Goalkeepers at the World Cup

(Where they play and other fun facts)

Now that the FIFA 2014 World Cup is over, I felt obliged to write a little “hat’s off” to the men whose job it is to leap and sprawl acrobatically across 7.3 meters of open space, preventing a football from getting into their net. It’s common for most to talk about incumbent football stars during […]

10 Cry Me a River Moments from the World Cup

10 Cry Me a River Moments from the World Cup

We’ve seen a lot of celebrations and surprises this World Cup, but we’ve also seen a lot of tears, heartbreak and love. Here are some of the most memorable “cry me a river” moments from this year’s tournament:   Some things never change We know that Suarez left Liverpool, but he showed great sportsmanship here… […]

The Lowdown on Argentina vs. the Netherlands

The Lowdown on Argentina vs. the Netherlands

Within the first five minutes of the semifinal match in Sao Paolo, I knew that the game would end it penalties. Argentina took charge almost immediately, compensating for Angel Di Maria’s absence due a thigh injury. The Dutch were stifled and crammed into their side of the field, Robben and Van Persie both unable to […]

Did Brazil Lose on Purpose?

Did Brazil Lose on Purpose?

The Germans played very well. Exceptionally well. Nobody can deny the amount of determination the Germans have invested in winning this game, but on the other side, some of us cannot deny the amount of laziness Brazil demonstrated during the game. It’s almost as if they wanted to lose, as if they didn’t want the […]

The Day Football Failed

The Day Football Failed

AKA Bye-Bye Brazil AKA What the F&$k Just Happened AKA Brazil vs. Germany

After both teams took to the field, trumpeted their anthems, exchanged pleasantries and kicked off, the countdown to the death and destruction of the Brazilian national team began. From the start, it was obvious that the Seleção were struggling without their captain and brick wall defender Thiago Silva, as well as their star striker Neymar […]

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