As racist incidents mount, European soccer officials vow to do more

There are countless recent examples of racism in European soccer. Just last month, at a match between two Ukrainian teams, referees twice chastised fans for racist jeers. The third time it happened, one of their targets, Afro Brazilian midfielder Taison on the Shakhtar Donetsk team, gave fans the finger and kicked the ball into their section of […]

Germany 2014: The World Cup-Winning Squad That Took 14 Years to Build

​Germany 2014 is part of 90min’s 20 Greatest Teams of the Decade series. Transitions and rebuilds are annoying things for football fans. Progress often seems to be bogged down and the promise of eventual success never seems to materialise. However, Germany’s story shows how a nation can rise from international tournament disappointment to reestablish themselves as […]

World Cup Series Miami goes offshore >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

World Cup Series Miami goes offshore >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

In anticipation of the new Mixed Two-Person Offshore Keelboat event that will be on the program at the Paris 2024 Olympic Sailing Competition, the 2020 Hempel World Cup Series Miami is partnering with the Fort Lauderdale to Key West Race to host a doublehanded offshore event. The doublehanded class event is also new for the […]

Sensory rooms highlight Qatar’s efforts for inclusive World Cup

Sensory rooms highlight Qatar’s efforts for inclusive World Cup

In order to deliver the most accessible FIFA World Cup in tournament history, the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) has developed “groundbreaking” sensory rooms at tournament venues – two of which are already operational. Equipped to cater to individuals with cognitive disabilities and sensory impairments, the rooms combine a range of stimuli to […]