Hakeem al-Araibi and AFC president Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim al-Khalifa. Photo: AFP

‘Save Hakeem’: Is AFC that inept and naive to think ‘conflict of interest’ absolves Al-Khalifa of his duty to detained Bahraini player?

  • Not once has AFC called for Hakeem al-Araibi’s release, not once has it condemned those responsible for throwing him in jail
Topic |   Asian Football Confederation (AFC)

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Hakeem al-Araibi and AFC president Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim al-Khalifa. Photo: AFP
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Manchester United’s Nemanja Matic, Paul Pogba and Nate Patrick's father on a train from Manchester. Photo: Twitter

Paul Pogba train selfie story helps to spread word on Hakeem al-Araibi with jailed refugee footballer ‘losing hope’

  • Emotional former Socceroos captain Craig Foster visited the Bahrain refugee in a Bangkok prison
  • Nate Patrick’s parents failed to recognise Pogba on a train and the story has caught fire online
Topic |   Human rights

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Manchester United’s Nemanja Matic, Paul Pogba and Nate Patrick's father on a train from Manchester. Photo: Twitter
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