Sports

RVISION April 1, 2018

A football team has been formed in Malaysia by Rohingya refugees who fled nearby Myanmar to raise their international profile and show what Rohingya can do when not suffering from oppression. Rohingya who escaped ethnic cleansing and massacres in Myanmar’s western Arakan (Rakhine) State to find refuge in Malaysia in 2015 founded the Rohingya Football […]

RVISION February 17, 2018

By Rohingya Vision TV Correspondents | 17th February 2018 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Rohingya footballer participating in Rohingya National Football Tournament in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia have thanked renowned footballer Cristiano Ronaldo for Standing in solidarity with Rohingya children. In a recent tweet Ronaldo urged to help the Rohingya refugee and support the children in his campaign […]

RVISION April 1, 2017

The Rohingya Football Club is a group of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar who play as a team in Malaysia, after fleeing human rights abuses thousands of miles away from their home in Myanmar. They hope to take part in the ConIFA World Football Cup, a tournament meant for minorities and stateless people. Watch and read […]

RVISION March 21, 2017

THEY might be a small club, but they have big dreams. For the Rohingya Football Club (RFC), their dream is to have their own national team and play in the World Cup one day. While there are a few Rohingya-based football clubs in the country, the RFC was an initiative established in 2015 to develop […]

ZYA February 20, 2017

Kuala Lumpur – The Rohingya Football Club, an initiative of the community of Rohingya refugees currently living in Malaysia, will be receiving new team outfits from international donors at an event on 23rd Feb 2017 (3:00 pm) at Kompleks Belia Dan Sukan, Kampung Pandan, 55100 Kuala Lumpur. The uniforms have been supplied by the Australian NGO, The Kick […]

RVISION January 18, 2017

After years of neglect in the field of politics, a group of Rohingya refugees in Kuala Lumpur has moved to the football pitch to begin building a better future for its community. For two years, the Rohingya Football Club has won friends and supporters around Malaysia for the Rohingya cause, and now, team the hopes […]

RVISION August 10, 2016

ICARLOW, Ireland – n the refugee camps of Bangladesh, many Rohingya boys had developed a love of cricket. After being resettled to Ireland, they were keen to get back on the pitch. Cricket, the game that unites players from the Caribbean to South Asia and Australia can once again be heard in the small town […]

msa February 11, 2016

REUTERS – Chelsea fans may have Ronaldinho and David Beckham to thank as they celebrate midfielder Willian slotting home free-kicks. The Brazil international, one of the few bright lights in a nightmare campaign for the defending Premier League champions, has found the net eight times in all competitions for the club, with six of those […]

msa February 11, 2016

By AFP News Marin Cilic fought through to the Rotterdam World Tennis quarter-finals with a 7-6 (7/2), 7-6 (9/7) defeat of Luxembourg veteran Gilles Muller on Wednesday. Victory in the two-hour meeting sent the second-seeded Croatian into a last-eight battle with Germany’s Philipp Kohlschreiber, a winner over Ivan Dodig of Croatia 6-4, 6-2. Cilic, the […]

msa February 11, 2016

(Reuters) — Palermo have lost coach Guillermo Barros Schelotto after one month because he did not have the right experience to qualify for a UEFA coaching licence, the Serie A club said in a statement on Wednesday. Palermo appointed the Argentine on Jan. 10, but he was not allowed to lead the team at matches, […]