Topic: soccer

YEREVAN — Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received  the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) President Aleksander Ceferin, who arrived in Armenia on September 5. The president of the Football Federation of Armenia Arthur[...]

YEREVAN – On Sunday, September 8 Armenia defeated Bosnia and Herzegovina 4-2 during the Euro 2020 qualifying clash. Armenia’s squad’s scored two goals at the 10th and 66th minutes of the game. Three minutes after Armenia’s[...]

ROME (Armenpress) —  Henrikh Mkhitaryan has joint Armenia national football team. The Armenian team started trainings on September 2 ahead of games against Italy and Bosnia and Herzegovina. Mkhitaryan joined the trainings on September[...]

YEREVAN – Armenia hosted Italy’s national team in Yerevan for the UEFA EURO 2020 qualifier game. All the tickets for Vazgen Sarkissian stadium were sold out, Armenpress reported. “We expect a fully packed stadium in the match[...]

LUXEMBOURG CITY, Luxembourg – Armenia’s FC Ararat-Armenia lost to Luxembourg’s champion Dudelange in a tough match on August 29 at the Josy Barthel Stadium of Luxembourg. At the 24th minute, Mailson Lima of[...]

YEREVAN – Armenians in downtown Yerevan follow live the historic game between Ararat-Armenia vs. Dudelange, Luxemburg. On August 22, the Armenian team defeated Dudelange 2:1 in Yerevan. The second leg of the Europa League’s[...]

YEREVAN – The FC Ararat-Armenia soccer club hosted cup-winner and champion of Luxembourg Dudelange at Armenia’s Republican Stadium in the sidelines of the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) Europa League play-off round[...]

By Paul MacInnes LONDON (Guardian) — Amnesty International has increased the pressure on European football’s governing body, UEFA, by saying Azerbaijan must not be allowed to “sportswash its appalling human rights record” by[...]

LONDON (BBC) — Arsenal midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan will not play in the Europa League final against Chelsea on May 29. It is understood the Armenian, 30, feared for his safety on the pitch in Baku, Azerbaijan. “Having considered all[...]

NYON, Switzerland (Armenpress) — Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Arsenal will be given the full support of the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) in order to secure a visa for the Armenia international to play in the Europa League[...]