Home / sport (page 4)


Mesut Ozil: German FA rejects the Arsenal midfielder’s racism claim

Germany’s football association (DFB) has “emphatically rejected” allegations of racism from Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil but says it could have done more to protect him from abuse. Ozil, 29, announced his retirement from international football, citing “racism and disrespect” within German football. The midfielder says he received hate mail and threats, …

Read More »

Egypt bags 5 gold medals at African Youth Games

Egyptian athletes have snatched four more gold medals at the African Youth Games, currently held in Algeria. Taekwondo player Abdel Rahman Khalaf got a gold medal in the +73 kg competition, to be added to three gold medals collected by weightlifter Ismail Helal in the 85 kg competition. Egypt has …

Read More »