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Controversial imam's community centre plan raises concern

A controversial imam who preaches that democracy and Islam are incompatible should think twice before trying to set up an Islamic youth centre in Montreal, politicians warn. 452 more words

Local News

FIFA president Sepp Blatter joins election race (with video)

By Graham Dunbar

GENEVA — Beating the entry deadline by hours on Thursday, Sepp Blatter formally joined a FIFA presidential contest he is widely expected to win. 837 more words

International Soccer

It's Complicated: Nkrumah, Football and African History

“The masses of the people of Africa are crying for unity…”

Kwame Nkrumah

Dr Kwame Nkrumah, Ghana’s first president in the nation’s post-colonial history was a controversial figure at the best of times. 1,365 more words

Basics

My Reaction to Manchester United vs Cambridge United

Cambridge United 0-0 Manchester United.

What the heck just happened?

That’s all I’ve got.

However, my dad, Richard Gibson, was able to find words faster than me. 158 more words

Kicking It Soccer

A look at ball tampering around the world

PARIS

Scuffed balls, scratched balls, balls switched mid-game. Ball-doctoring isn’t only an issue for the NFL, which is investigating a report that the New England Patriots used underinflated footballs in the AFC championship game while beating the Indianapolis Colts 45-7. 629 more words

Sports

PMCB : The Best of 2014

2015 is already on its way and we’re looking forward to what the New Year is going to bring. Last year was an eventful one at Phoenix Marketcity, we had our hands filled with international artists, great sales and other interesting mall events. 304 more words

Robbie Rogers on FIFA's stance on gay athletes: 'Our lives don't matter'

Robbie Rogers, L.A. Galaxy player and the first active openly gay player in Major League Soccer, is not happy with FIFA’s decision to hold the 2018 and 2022 World Cups in Russia and Qatar, respectively. 278 more words

Soccer