LONDON – As the football season draws to a close, Jawahir Roble has made history, becoming the first female Muslim referee in the UK, and she also wears hijab. “When I first turned up to the match you could hear some boys just giggling, “No way she is the ref?! no!”,” Roble, who is commonly …
BURTON – A local charity in Burton city, East Staffordshire, England announced on May 1 the launch of its first Ramadan football league, to extend bridges with all groups in the community and add fun to the day of their fasting Muslim neighbors. “We’re pleased that through the Premier League charitable fund grant we were …
We can find Muslims in all walks of life. For those of us who love football we will see many top footballers who are Muslim. Here are 5 who converted to Islam.
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