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Black Muslim Stars to Shine in Brazil 2014

With drumbeats getting louder for Brazil World Cup, international teams are putting their final touches on their squads to compete for the most coveted tournament in the world. Shining in their teams, dozens of Muslim players have been listed to take part in this summer’s international games.

Entire Football Team Finds Islam in Dubai

Heading to the rich gulf emirate for a two-month training camp, none of the twenty-three young Cameroonian footballers imagined that their journey to Dubai would end surprisingly into making all of them revert to Islam.

Islam in 2014 FIFA World Cup

Taking advantage of the media attention of the global event, Muslim organizations in Brazil are coordinating efforts to introduce the true message of Islam to millions of visitors during the 2014 football world cup.

Football Hijab Empowers Pakistani Women

KARACHI – Overjoyed with the recent decision to lift hijab ban in football pitches, Pakistani women footballers believe that the “historic” decision will boost the sport in Pakistan, particularly in the rural areas where Hijab is a must. “This is a historic development as it will pave the way for scores of (women) footballers who …

Bayern Munich Build Mosque for Muslims

MUNICH – Helping their players to fulfill their religious duties, German football giants Bayern Munich have decided to build a mosque to help Muslim footballers to perform their prayers. The German football club agreed to a request to build a mosque in the Allianz Arena stadium to serve its Muslim players and fans. The request …

Prophet Muhammad Inspires Man Utd Striker

CAIRO – Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez Balcazar has expressed admiration of Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessing be upon him). “I’m not a Muslim, but the best person from my view is Prophet Muhammad,” Balcazar, who goes by the nickname Chicharito, wrote on his Twitter account. Prophet Muhammad has been the center of attacks by …

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