Laws of the Game – Changes for 2019/20

The 133rd AGM of The International Football Association Board (The IFAB) held in Aberdeen, Scotland on 2 March 2019 approved a number of amendments to, and clarifications of, the Laws of the Game for 2019/20. Off-side rule, Sri Lanka...
Phomphakdy credits Laos' set-piece training for win over Lankans

Phomphakdy credits Laos’ set-piece training for win over Lankans

Coach Valakone Phomphakdy had Laos’ rigorous set piece training to thank for his side’s 2-1 win over Sri Lanka in their AFC Solidarity Cup Malaysia 2016 campaign opener on Thursday. The game finished goalless at the end of the first half...
Sri Lanka U19 Football Sqaud 2017

Sri Lanka hopeful of defeating Bangladesh & Maldives

Under prepared Sri Lanka will look to defeat fellow South Asian countries Maldives and Bangladesh in the 2018 AFC U19 Championship Qualifiers. Sri Lanka preliminary squad for AFC U19 qualifiers The Football Federation of Sri Lanka (FFSL) has picked a 32-player.. The...
Sri Lanka 18 player squad to restart National Team training after COVID-19 pandemic

Squad to restart National training after COVID-19

Head Coach Amir Alagic named an 18-man squad to restart National Team training after 3 months due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  The Sri Lanka Men’s Football Team will commence training on 22nd June at the National Football Training Center in...
Anura de Silva

Anura to AFC Ex-Co; FFSL gets 25Mn

Anura de Silva, President of the Football Federation of Sri Lanka (FFSL) has been appointed as one of the three co-opted members of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Executive Committee at a meeting held in Paris, France. Sri Lanka squander...
Packeer Ali will be head coach of Matara City for FFSL President Cup

Matara City appoints Packeer Ali as head coach

Matara City has taken a decision to appoint the experienced campaigner and the former head coach of the Sri Lanka national football team, Nizam Packeer Ali, as their new head coach.  Indika Thenuwara, who coached the Club hitherto together with...
Macau football players quit national team

Macau players quit National Team in protest

Macau National Team players have made themselves unavailable to represent their country until MFA (Macau Football Association) & the Government find a solution to play the 2nd leg of the 2022 World Cup Qualifier against Sri Lanka. Macau, who won...
Maldives crush Sri Lanka

Maldives, Nepal crush Sri Lanka and Bhutan

Maldives and Nepal decimated their opponents on the opening day of the 4th SAFF Women’s Championship at Siliguri, India. Sri Lanka v Maldives Maldives Women's national team captain Fadhuwa Zahir scored a hat-trick against Sri Lanka to beat them by...

Waseem Razeek; Lankan talent polished in Germany

We have frequently heard through the media that many immigrants from Sri Lanka are succeeding in various fields in the countries they reside in. Many Sri Lankans have progressed to leading positions in the world. Similarly, some sportsmen from...

Sri Lanka U16 Football trials called

The Football Federation of Sri Lanka (FFSL) will conduct selection trials to select the Sri Lanka U16 Boys Football Team on the 25th & 26th June at the City Football Complex. The selection trials are for the upcoming AFC U16...

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