Women’s football has come a long way since the first season of the Kosovo Women’s League 10 years ago, but there are still challenges to overcome: a lack of financing, infrastructure and exposure, and tackling social prejudices for starters.
One of Kosovo’s FIFA listed match officials reveals how concentrating on matters on the football pitch, both as a player and as a referee, has helped him cope with great adversity.
A victory for Kosovo rugby team, the Peja Eagles, over the Skopje Wild Boars in the inaugural match of Kosovo’s first men’s rugby championship was celebrated on Sunday by players and rugby aficionados hoping to expand the sport.
Kosovo remain unbeaten but held to frustrating draw with Bulgaria as Euro 2020 qualification begins.
Three of the six athletes representing Kosovo at the Junior European Cup in Athens went home with medals last weekend, winning two golds and one bronze.