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Capital G, Visa Card Offer World Cup Rewards

Capital G, Visa Card Offer World Cup Rewards

Capital G announces a partnership with Visa to offer 2014 FIFA World Cup™ rewards, promotions and merchandise to the Bermuda market. Visa is the exclusive card and official payment services partner of the 2014 FIFA World Cup™, and the partnership allows Capital G to offer VISA credit card users an opportunity to win several prizes based on card... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: FIFA World Cup Trophy Arrives

Photos/Video: FIFA World Cup Trophy Arrives

[Updated with photos/video] The FIFA World Cup™ Trophy arrived in Bermuda today [Oct 9] and a special unveiling was held with Premier Craig Cannonier, Governor George Fergusson, Opposition Leader Marc Bean and others in attendance.The largest and longest global tour of the FIFA World Cup™ Trophy, it will visit more countries than ever during its... Read more of this article

FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour To Visit Bermuda

FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour To Visit Bermuda

The FIFA World Cup™ Trophy Tour by Coca-Cola will give more than one million people across the world the chance to experience the FIFA World Trophy™ in their own communities, including Bermuda. The FIFA World Cup™ Trophy will arrive in Bermuda on Wednesday, October 9th. This will be the largest and longest global tour of the FIFA World Cup™... Read more of this article

Mussenden Panel Upholds FIFA Bans

Mussenden Panel Upholds FIFA Bans

A FIFA appeals committee headed by former Bermuda Attorney General today [Feb.4] upheld bans on two executive committee members who had suspensions imposed following bribery claims involving bidding for the for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups. Nigeria’s Amos Adamu had appealed against a three-year ban imposed by football’s world governing... Read more of this article

Mussenden Heads FIFA Appeal Panel

Mussenden Heads FIFA Appeal Panel

Former Bermuda Attorney General Larry Mussenden is presiding over a FIFA appeal hearing which opened today [Feb.2] in Zurich for five officials suspended over corruption allegations during the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding races. Mr. Mussenden, President of the Bermuda Football Association, was appointed to head the independent appeals committee last... Read more of this article

Mussenden’s FIFA Committee to Hear Appeal

Mussenden’s FIFA Committee to Hear Appeal

FIFA’s Independent Appeals Committee, chaired by Bermuda Football Association president Larry Mussenden, will hear the appeals of FIFA members Amos Adamu and Reynald Temarii who were suspended amidst corruption allegations. FIFA, Fédération Internationale de Football Association, is the international governing body of football. Britain’s... Read more of this article

Football Under 17s Advance To Quarter Finals

Football Under 17s Advance To Quarter Finals

Bermuda Football Association under 17 Youth Team will be participating for the CONCACAF Pre-Qualifying World Cup quarter-final stage, in Trinidad & Tobago later this month, after advancing to the second round following a successful trip in the Bahamas, which saw them open with a 5-1 victory against the hosts. Bermuda will join St. Kitts, Guyana... Read more of this article

Bermuda’s “Paul The Octopus” Predicts Cup Match

Bermuda’s “Paul The Octopus” Predicts Cup Match

In news that will thrill some, distress others, and totally confuse the rest; Bermuda’s own “Paul the Octopus” has made his decision and predicted the 2010 Cup Match Champion. Today [July 27] “Houdini the Octopus”, a resident of the Bermuda Aquarium, was provided a similar set-up to his more famous counterpart Paul, and... Read more of this article

Premier Meets African Leaders Mbeki & Annan

Premier Meets African Leaders Mbeki & Annan

The Premier is today attending the World Cup final between Spain and Netherlands in South Africa, a trip which has caused local political debate about the Premier’s attendance. While there, the Premier previously had the opportunity to meet former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and one of South Africa’s legendary anti-aparthield... Read more of this article

Premier Meets Archbishop Desmond Tutu

Premier Meets Archbishop Desmond Tutu

Premier Dr Ewart Brown, who is presently in South Africa attending the FIFA World Cup, had the opportunity to meet one of the most iconic figures in South Africa; Archbishop Desmond Tutu. They are pictured below at the Cape Town airport just before his flight took off for Johannesburg, where the Premier will witness the World Cup final on Sunday.Desmond... Read more of this article

Premier Meets Kissinger At FIFA World Cup

Premier Meets Kissinger At FIFA World Cup

Premier Dr Ewart Brown, who is presently in South Africa attending the FIFA World Cup, met former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger at the pre-game VIP reception prior to the Uruguay-Holland semi-final game taking place today [July 6] in Cape Town.87 year old Henry Kissinger is a German-born American political scientist who fled Germany in 1938... Read more of this article

World Cup TV: Quick Glimpse Of Bermudian

World Cup TV: Quick Glimpse Of Bermudian

Those who are watching the Germany vs England game being played now will have caught a glimpse of a Bermudian during half time. Bermuda Football Association’s General Secretary David Sabir, who is a member of the FIFA Stadium Security Committee, was shown standing next to well known English football star David Beckham.Mr Sabir is the only Bermudian... Read more of this article

Vasco Erupts After 7-0 World Cup Win

Vasco Erupts After 7-0 World Cup Win

If anyone is wondering where the party is right now, wonder no more – it’s at Vasco Da Gama Club on Reid Street. Bermuda’s Portuguese Community and friends are out in full force following Portugal’s 7-0 thrashing of North Korea in the World Cup game which ended about an hour ago. Portugal were 1-0 at halftime, and exploded during... Read more of this article