Betri Division side B36 Tórshavn defeated Montenegrin outfit OFK Titograd 2-1 away from home to go through on aggregate and set up a spectacular meeting with Turkish Süper Lig club Besiktas in the second qualifying round of UEFA Europa League.
KÍ Klaksvík managed to claim a valuable 1-1 draw away to Maltese side Birkirkara in the first leg of the preliminary round of the UEFA Europa League thanks to a late Deni Pavlovic header. It was the first away goal scored by KÍ Klaksvík in European club competitions.
Within 48 hours of the draw for the first qualifying round, Hibs Boss Neil Lennon had dispatched two members of his backroom staff to take advantage of a last chance to see NSÍ Runavík in action before they face the Scottish side in Edinburgh on July 12.
The 2018 World Cup in Russia kicks off this week in the Luzhniki Stadium which can hold up to 81,000 spectators. But towering tribunes and large crowds don’t necessarily translate into the most beautiful and unique stadiums.
On Wednesday morning in Moscow, the 2026 World Cup hosting bid was awarded to a joint-bid by United States, Mexico and Canada. The US, Mexican and Canadian bid looks very exciting, and it looks more beneficial for us, financially,” said Christian Andreasen, the FSF president.
Faroes Open 2018 will take place from July 7-14 2018 in Sandavágur, and the line up will feature no less than 7 GM’s in a total of 28 players, led by GM Gawain Jones .One who invites chess players from all over the world to Sandavágur this summer is Indian grandmaster Srinath Narayana.