Football

Power soccer promoted in Vermont as sport continues Paralympic push

By Daniel Etchells

Power soccer is striving for inclusion at the Paralympics ©Vermont ChargersPower soccer was showcased at an event hosted by the Vermont Chargers earlier this month as the sport continues to strive for a place on the Paralympic programme.

Brazil secure fourth title with victory at IBSA Blind Football World Championships

By Paul Osborne

Brazil have won the IBSA Blind Football World Championships ©TwitterBrazil defended their International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Blind Football world title with a last gasp winner over South American rivals Argentina.

Title holders Brazil book place in final at IBSA Football World Championship

By Emily Goddard

Brazil are through to the final at this year's International Blind Sports Federation Blind Football World Championship ©IBSA/FacebookReigning world and Paralympic champions Brazil have booked their place in the final at this year's International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Blind Football World Championship in Tokyo.

Powerchair football legend Jerome Durand dies

By Daniel Etchells

Jerome Durand was striving to achieve Paralympic inclusion for powerchair football ©Vermont ChargersJerome Durand, credited with helping spread the sport of powerchair football around the world, has died.

Paraguay and Japan to contest fifth place at IBSA Blind Football World Championship

By Daniel Etchells

Japan snatched a 1-0 win against Germany to set up an encounter with Paraguay ©IBSAParaguay and Japan will battle it out for fifth place at the International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Blind Football World Championship on Monday (November 24) after beating Colombia and Germany respectively in today's placement matches in Tokyo.

Brazil cruise past Germany to advance to semi-finals of IBSA Blind Football World Championship

By Daniel Etchells

Brazil (left) proved far too strong for Germany (right) ©IBSABrazil were in ominous form as they beat Germany 4-0 to book their place in the semi-finals of the International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Blind Football World Championship in Tokyo.

Brazil edges closer to successful title defence at IBSA Blind Football World Championship

By Emily Goddard

Spain and South Korea drew 0-0 in dismal weather conditions at the IBSA Blind Football World Championship ©IBSA/FacebookReigning champions Brazil edged closer to successfully defending their title at the International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Blind Football World Championship with a victory over China in Tokyo.

Argentina, Paraguay and Japan through to IBSA Blind Football World Championship second round

By Emily Goddard

It was Japan 1, France 1 in the final group A match of the IBSA Blind Football World Championship ©IBSA/FacebookArgentina, Paraguay and Japan are all through to the second round of the International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Blind Football World Championship following victories in Tokyo.

Holders Brazil book place in knockout phase of IBSA Blind Football World Championship

By Daniel Etchells

Brazil made it two wins out of two with victory against Colombia ©IBSAReigning champions Brazil secured their place in the second stage of the International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Blind Football World Championship after a 3-1 win against Colombia in Tokyo.
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