Players' attitudes critical for success or failure

DAR ES SALAAM, Jan. 18 -- FOR a long time, I have been writing in my sports columns the importance of establishing soccer academies for training, from tender age, our future soccer stars in basic foot... Read More

Welcome Eymael to the land of know it all

DAR ES SALAAM, Jan. 11 -- IT was good news for Young Africans fans on Thursday, this week, following the arrival of their new Belgian coach, Luc Eymael, who went straight to Zanzibar to take care of h... Read More

Let's use New Year, 2020 for tangible sports preps

DAR ES SALAAM, Dec. 28 -- THIS is my last sports column this year, and that being the case, I would like to wish my esteemed readers a happy and prosperous new year. For me, this has been a very diff... Read More

Cure for our soccer illness lie in soccer academy

DAR ES SALAAM, Dec. 21 -- WHEN the CECAFA tournament kicked off in Uganda three weeks ago, soccer fans in the region were shocked when Eritrea edged out Burundi in the opening match of the tournament.... Read More

2020 just in the corner, let's change our attitudes

DAR ES SALAAM, Dec. 18 -- KILIMANJARO Stars were on Tuesday expected to have taken on the 14 times CECAFA Champions Uganda in the semifinal of the CECAFA senior soccer tournament. By the time you rea... Read More

We need to change attitudes in sports, education

DAR ES SALAAM, Dec. 7 -- A FORMER sports editor with the 'Daily News' who is presently working for the Voice of America, Dr Hamza Mwamoyo, told journalists at the New Habari 2007, if African Americans... Read More

Time our armed forces took the lead in sports

DAR ES SALAAM, Nov. 30 -- IN my last column on Wednesday this week, I praised Kilimanjaro Queens for what they had done not this year when they lost in the final against their Kenyan counterparts, Har... Read More

Time for Taifa Stars to take Afcon matches seriously

Dar es Saalam, Nov. 23 -- TAIFA Stars 1-2 defeat against Libya in a neutral ground in Tunisia a few days ago should not have happened had the players stuck to the performance they had put up in the fi... Read More