Gold Cup 2019

Grp D, US vs Guyana: Beware the small, tenacious predator

June 17 – The US and Guyana have never played each other before. Guyana have never even made it to a Gold Cup final tournament until now. The US are playing in their 15th finals and looking to retain their title won in 2015. On the face it you wouldn’t hold out much hope for the Guyanans.

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Nigerian authorities chase Pinnick over alleged ‘disappearance’ of $8.4m of FIFA cash

May 30 – Just days before he takes his place among the great and the good (and not so good) of African football – if he turns up, that is – Nigerian FA chief Amaju Pinnick, a strong ally of FIFA president Gianni Infantino and a constant figure of controversy, has been ordered to appear in court  on July 1 along with four colleagues to answer charges of alleged misappropriation of funds.

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