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AllAfrica.com
FIFA Presidency - Patrick Odegbami Joins Race to Replace BlatterPatrick Olusegun Odegbami is set to announce that he will stand in next year's
FIFA Presidency - Patrick Odegbami Joins Race to Replace Blatter
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Patrick Olusegun Odegbami is set to announce that he will stand in next year's election to replace Joseph Sepp Blatter as President of World soccer-governing body, FIFA. Odegbami better known as 'Mathematical', a name given to him in his active days... Read more
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ESPN FC
Michel Platini curiously quiet in bid to replace Blatter as FIFA presidentMichel Platini refused to get drawn into questions about his bid to become the
Michel Platini curiously quiet in bid to replace Blatter as FIFA president
ESPN FC / Posted yesterday
Michel Platini refused to get drawn into questions about his bid to become the next FIFA president. MONACO -- The media crowded into Monaco's Grimaldi Forum hoping to hear the front-runner -- among confirmed candidates, at least -- in the race to... Read more
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ESPN FC
Michel Platini's FIFA presidential bid should be geared toward real reformIt was nearly a year ago, in Monaco, that Michel Platini announced he would not
Michel Platini's FIFA presidential bid should be geared toward real reform
ESPN FC / Posted yesterday
It was nearly a year ago, in Monaco, that Michel Platini announced he would not be challenging for the FIFA presidency. He said at the time that the people who liked him wanted him to stay at UEFA, and those who hated FIFA president Sepp Blatter... Read more
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iol.co.za
Fifa starts new reform process, but...EPAStruggling with a major corruption crisis, Fifa convenes the first meeting o
Fifa starts new reform process, but...
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
EPAStruggling with a major corruption crisis, Fifa convenes the first meeting of a new reform committee on Wednesday. EPA/WALTER BIERI Struggling with a major corruption crisis, Fifa convenes the first meeting of a new reform committee on Wednesday.... Read more
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iol.co.za
Fifa starts new reform processREUTERSThe logo of FIFA is seen in front of its headquarters in Zurich, Switzer
Fifa starts new reform process
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
REUTERSThe logo of FIFA is seen in front of its headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland July 20, 2015. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann Zurich - Struggling with a major corruption crisis, Fifa convenes the first meeting of a new reform committee on Wednesday. But... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
FIFA starts new reform process, but critics don't see big changesThe logo of FIFA is seen in front of its headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland Ju
FIFA starts new reform process, but critics don't see big changes
Reuters Sports News / Posted 2 days ago
The logo of FIFA is seen in front of its headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland July 20, 2015. Struggling with a major corruption crisis, FIFA convenes the first meeting of a new reform committee on Wednesday. But few with knowledge of the matter -... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
FIFA starts new reform process, but critics don't see big changesREUTERS: Struggling with a major corruption crisis, FIFA convenes the first mee
FIFA starts new reform process, but critics don't see big changes
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
REUTERS: Struggling with a major corruption crisis, FIFA convenes the first meeting of a new reform committee on Wednesday. But few with knowledge of the matter: either inside or outside world football's governing body: expect it to come up with the... Read more
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SportsFan
Platini tight-lipped on FIFA campaignUEFA president Michel Platini remained tight-lipped on the FIFA presidency camp
Platini tight-lipped on FIFA campaign
SportsFan / Posted 5 days ago
UEFA president Michel Platini remained tight-lipped on the FIFA presidency campaign in his first public address on Friday since announcing his candidature for the top job in world football. "It's my ninth press conference as UEFA president in Monaco... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Platini tightlipped on FIFA campaignMONACO - UEFA president Michel Platini remained tightlipped on the FIFA preside
Platini tightlipped on FIFA campaign
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
MONACO - UEFA president Michel Platini remained tightlipped on the FIFA presidency campaign in his first public address on Friday since announcing his candidature for the top job in world football. UEFA chief Michel Platini speaks during a UEFA... Read more
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Calgary Sun
FIFA contender Platini blocks election questions at 1st media meeting of campaignMONACO -- Michel Platini apologized Friday for refusing to discuss FIFA issues
FIFA contender Platini blocks election questions at 1st media meeting of campaign
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 days ago
MONACO -- Michel Platini apologized Friday for refusing to discuss FIFA issues at his first news conference since announcing his bid for president of the governing body last month. UEFA had said its president would reveal campaign ideas and take... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
FIFA hopeful Chung can’t escape cynicismIt isn’t hard to be cynical about political campaigns. Sometimes, amidst the no
FIFA hopeful Chung can’t escape cynicism
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 7 days ago
It isn’t hard to be cynical about political campaigns. Sometimes, amidst the noise of put-downs, promise-making and outright lying it’s easier, perhaps therapeutic, to make a rush for the sideline, take a seat and turn your back to the... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Soccerex Global Convention will see world's top football officials come to ManchesterFive key issues affecting the beautiful game will form the pillars of this year
Soccerex Global Convention will see world's top football officials come to Manchester
Manchester Evening News / Posted 8 days ago
Five key issues affecting the beautiful game will form the pillars of this year’s Soccerex Global Convention. For the second year, the worldwide event will take place at Manchester Central between September 7-9. Tens of thousands of delegates from... Read more
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Eye Witness News
FIFA cannot be dominated by one continent - Blatter Blatter said that in the past one continental federation had tried to exert a
FIFA cannot be dominated by one continent - Blatter
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 days ago
Blatter said that in the past one continental federation had tried to exert a dominance over the others. FILE: Blatter said that in the past one continental federation had tried to exert a... Read more
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Super Sport
Blatter warns of Fifa continental dominance Scandal-hit Fifa can never be dominated by one continent, outgoing president
Blatter warns of Fifa continental dominance
Super Sport / Posted 12 days ago
Scandal-hit Fifa can never be dominated by one continent, outgoing president Sepp Blatter said on Saturday. Without going into details or naming anyone, Blatter said that in the past one continental... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
FIFA cannot be dominated by one continent, warns BlatterFIFA President Sepp Blatter gestures before the first game of the so-called ''S
FIFA cannot be dominated by one continent, warns Blatter
Reuters Sports News / Posted 12 days ago
FIFA President Sepp Blatter gestures before the first game of the so-called ''Sepp Blatter tournament'' in Blatter's home-town Ulrichen, Switzerland, August 22, 2015. ULRICHEN, Switzerland,Scandal-hit FIFA can never be dominated by one continent,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
FIFA cannot be dominated by one continent, warns BlatterULRICHEN, Switzerland: Scandal-hit FIFA can never be dominated by one continent
FIFA cannot be dominated by one continent, warns Blatter
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
ULRICHEN, Switzerland: Scandal-hit FIFA can never be dominated by one continent, outgoing president Sepp Blatter said on Saturday. Without going into details or naming anyone, Blatter said that in the past one continental federation had tried to... Read more
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The Hindu
FIFA, World Cup sponsors talk in secret over corruption crisis"No further comment will be made on the internal discussions between the partie
FIFA, World Cup sponsors talk in secret over corruption crisis
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
"No further comment will be made on the internal discussions between the parties," FIFA said in a terse, three-paragraph statement. FIFA has met with some World Cup sponsors in a meeting they demanded after a corruption crisis rocked football’s... Read more
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iol.co.za
Blatter,Platini rift to shape Fifa electionEPAThe rift between Fifa president Sepp Blatter and Uefa chief Michel Platini l
Blatter,Platini rift to shape Fifa election
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
EPAThe rift between Fifa president Sepp Blatter and Uefa chief Michel Platini looks set to define the campaign to elect the next leader of Fifa Photo: Ennio Leanza/EPA Zurich - An increasingly bitter rift between Fifa president Sepp Blatter and Uefa... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Best of enemies: Blatter-Platini rift to shape FIFA electionRe-elected FIFA President Sepp Blatter arrives for a news conference after an e
Best of enemies: Blatter-Platini rift to shape FIFA election
Reuters Sports News / Posted 14 days ago
Re-elected FIFA President Sepp Blatter arrives for a news conference after an extraordinary Executive Committee meeting in Zurich, Switzerland, May 30, 2015. ZURICH An increasingly bitter rift between FIFA president Sepp Blatter and UEFA chief... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Best of enemies: Blatter-Platini rift to shape FIFA electionZURICH: An increasingly bitter rift between FIFA president Sepp Blatter and UEF
Best of enemies: Blatter-Platini rift to shape FIFA election
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
ZURICH: An increasingly bitter rift between FIFA president Sepp Blatter and UEFA chief Michel Platini looks set to define the campaign to elect the next leader of football's corruption-plagued world governing body. The tense relationship between the... Read more
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Japan Today
Chung cannot bank on support of Japan, says FIFA's Tashima ‹ Japan TodaySouth Korean FIFA presidential hopeful Chung Mong-joon cannot bank on the suppo
Chung cannot bank on support of Japan, says FIFA's Tashima ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 15 days ago
South Korean FIFA presidential hopeful Chung Mong-joon cannot bank on the support of neighbouring Japan, FIFA executive committee member Kozo Tashima said. Tashima said he was pleased his good friend Chung was standing for president, but suggested... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Chung cannot bank on support of Japan, says FIFA's TashimaKUALA LUMPUR: South Korean FIFA presidential hopeful Chung Mong-joon cannot ban
Chung cannot bank on support of Japan, says FIFA's Tashima
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: South Korean FIFA presidential hopeful Chung Mong-joon cannot bank on the support of neighbouring Japan, FIFA executive committee member Kozo Tashima told Reuters on Tuesday. Tashima said he was pleased his good friend Chung was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Babangida Backs Kalu's Quest for FIFA PresidencyFormer President, General Ibrahim Babangida (rtd), has joined the growing band
Babangida Backs Kalu's Quest for FIFA Presidency
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Former President, General Ibrahim Babangida (rtd), has joined the growing band of supporters for the candidature of former Abia State Governor, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, ‎for world football governing body's, FIFA, topmost position. Last week, CAF... Read more
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New Kerala
Chung Mong-joon launches formal bid for FIFA presidency Former FIFA vice president Chung Mong-Joon of South Korea formally launched h
Chung Mong-joon launches formal bid for FIFA presidency
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
Former FIFA vice president Chung Mong-Joon of South Korea formally launched his candidacy for its presidency, blasting his French rival Michel Platini as being too close to outgoing chief Sepp... Read more
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Japan Today
Chung slams Blatter; Platini to launch FIFA campaign ‹ Japan TodaySouth Korean billionaire Chung Mong-Joon on Monday launched his campaign for th
Chung slams Blatter; Platini to launch FIFA campaign ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 17 days ago
South Korean billionaire Chung Mong-Joon on Monday launched his campaign for the FIFA presidency with a blistering attack on outgoing leader Sepp Blatter and his rival to head football’s world governing body, Michel Platini. Chung, who said that... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidencyMichel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidency
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 17 days ago
Michel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his latest rival says the Frenchman cannot expect an easy ride at February's elections Already one potential rival -- and former ally -- has claimed the head of European... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidencyMichel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidency
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 17 days ago
Michel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his latest rival says the Frenchman cannot expect an easy ride at February's elections Already one potential rival -- and former ally -- has claimed the head of European... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidencyMichel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidency
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 17 days ago
Michel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his latest rival says the Frenchman cannot expect an easy ride at February's elections Already one potential rival -- and former ally -- has claimed the head of European... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidencyMichel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidency
KY3 Springfield / Posted 17 days ago
Michel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his latest rival says the Frenchman cannot expect an easy ride at February's elections Already one potential rival -- and former ally -- has claimed the head of European... Read more
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News 8000
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidencyMichel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidency
News 8000 / Posted 17 days ago
Michel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his latest rival says the Frenchman cannot expect an easy ride at February's elections Already one potential rival -- and former ally -- has claimed the head of European... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidencyMichel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidency
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 17 days ago
Michel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his latest rival says the Frenchman cannot expect an easy ride at February's elections Already one potential rival -- and former ally -- has claimed the head of European... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidencyMichel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidency
KECI Missoula / Posted 17 days ago
Michel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his latest rival says the Frenchman cannot expect an easy ride at February's elections Already one potential rival -- and former ally -- has claimed the head of European... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidencyMichel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidency
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 17 days ago
Michel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his latest rival says the Frenchman cannot expect an easy ride at February's elections Already one potential rival -- and former ally -- has claimed the head of European... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidencyMichel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidency
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 17 days ago
Michel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his latest rival says the Frenchman cannot expect an easy ride at February's elections Already one potential rival -- and former ally -- has claimed the head of European... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidency | Sports - Home Former South Korean soccer chief enters race By Alex Thomas
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidency
KTVZ Bend / Posted 17 days ago
| Sports - Home Former South Korean soccer chief enters race By Alex Thomas and Gary Morley CNN Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images Michel Platini may be the... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidencyMichel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidency
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 17 days ago
Michel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his latest rival says the Frenchman cannot expect an easy ride at February's elections Already one potential rival -- and former ally -- has claimed the head of European... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidencyMichel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidency
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 17 days ago
Michel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his latest rival says the Frenchman cannot expect an easy ride at February's elections Already one potential rival -- and former ally -- has claimed the head of European... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidencyMichel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his
Chung: Platini should not win FIFA presidency
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 17 days ago
Michel Platini may be the frontrunner to become FIFA's next president, but his latest rival says the Frenchman cannot expect an easy ride at February's elections Already one potential rival -- and former ally -- has claimed the head of European... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Platini too close to FIFA's Blatter for top job, says ChungPARIS: South Korea's Chung Mong-joon said on Monday that his French rival for t
Platini too close to FIFA's Blatter for top job, says Chung
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
PARIS: South Korea's Chung Mong-joon said on Monday that his French rival for the presidency of FIFA, Michel Platini, was too close to outgoing chief Sepp Blatter to be right for the job as head of soccer's scandal-hit governing body. Launching his... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'Platini too close to Fifa's Blatter' South Korea’s Chung Mong-joon hit out at his French rival for the Fifa presid
'Platini too close to Fifa's Blatter'
Eye Witness News / Posted 17 days ago
South Korea’s Chung Mong-joon hit out at his French rival for the Fifa presidency. FILE: The former vice-president of the Fifa, South Korean businessman Chung Mong-joon. Picture: AFP. FIFA,Fifa corruption,Sepp... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Chung Mong-Joon of South Korea announces bid to run for FIFA president, promising reformsSouth Korea's Chung Mong-Joon gestures during a press conference in Paris, Fran
Chung Mong-Joon of South Korea announces bid to run for FIFA president, promising reforms
Brandon Sun / Posted 17 days ago
South Korea's Chung Mong-Joon gestures during a press conference in Paris, France, Monday Aug.17, 2015. Chung Mong-Joon announced his candidacy for the upcoming FIFA presidential elections. (AP Photo/Francois Mori) PARIS - Announcing his bid to run... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Platini too close to FIFA's Blatter for top job, rival Chung saysFormer FIFA vice-president Chung Mong-joon of South Korea attends a news confer
Platini too close to FIFA's Blatter for top job, rival Chung says
Reuters Sports News / Posted 17 days ago
Former FIFA vice-president Chung Mong-joon of South Korea attends a news conference to formally launch his bid to become president of world soccer's governing body in Paris, France, August 17, 2015. PARIS South Korea's Chung Mong-joon said on Monday... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Chung says rival Platini too close to Blatter for FIFA presidencyChung Mong-joon announces candidacy for FIFA presidency; criticises Michel Plat
Chung says rival Platini too close to Blatter for FIFA presidency
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
Chung Mong-joon announces candidacy for FIFA presidency; criticises Michel Platini over Sepp Blatter friendship South Korea's Chung Mong-joon says his French rival for the FIFA presidency, Michel Platini, is too close to outgoing chief Sepp Blatter... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Platini too close to FIFA's Blatter for top job, rival Chung saysPARIS: South Korea's Chung Mong-joon said on Monday that his French rival for t
Platini too close to FIFA's Blatter for top job, rival Chung says
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
PARIS: South Korea's Chung Mong-joon said on Monday that his French rival for the presidency of FIFA, Michel Platini, was too close to outgoing chief Sepp Blatter to be right for the job as head of soccer's scandal-hit governing body. Launching his... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Platini too close to FIFA's Blatter for top job, rival Chung saysFootball - Portugal v Sweden - UEFA European Under 21 Championship - Czech Repu
Platini too close to FIFA's Blatter for top job, rival Chung says
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 17 days ago
Football - Portugal v Sweden - UEFA European Under 21 Championship - Czech Republic 2015 - Final - Eden Arena, Prague, Czech Republic - 30/6/15UEFA president Michel Platini in the standsAction Images via Reuters / Lee SmithLivepic Former FIFA vice... Read more
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The New Age
Chung Mong-Joon announces bid to run for FIFA presidentAnnouncing his bid to run for FIFA president, Chung Mong-Joon pledged to help t
Chung Mong-Joon announces bid to run for FIFA president
The New Age / Posted 17 days ago
Announcing his bid to run for FIFA president, Chung Mong-Joon pledged to help the governing body clean itself up if he gets elected. Speaking at a news conference in Paris on Monday, the South Korea said “it is my privilege and honor to announce my... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Chung Mong-Joon announces bid to run for FIFA presidentSouth Korea’s Chung Mong-Joon gestures during a press conference in Paris, Fran
Chung Mong-Joon announces bid to run for FIFA president
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
South Korea’s Chung Mong-Joon gestures during a press conference in Paris, France, Monday Aug.17, 2015. Chung Mong-Joon announced his candidacy for the upcoming FIFA presidential elections. (AP Photo/Francois Mori) PARIS — Announcing his bid to run... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Chung launches FIFA presidency bid, attacks BlatterPARIS - South Korean billionaire Chung Mong-Joon on Monday launched his formal
Chung launches FIFA presidency bid, attacks Blatter
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 17 days ago
PARIS - South Korean billionaire Chung Mong-Joon on Monday launched his formal campaign for the FIFA presidency with an outspoken attack on outgoing leader Sepp Blatter and a vow to fix the scandal-tainted world football body in four years. Chung... Read more
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The Standard
Korean tycoon promises change at Fifa“Today Fifa is undergoing a profound crisis. Under these circumstances, the Fif
Korean tycoon promises change at Fifa
The Standard / Posted 17 days ago
“Today Fifa is undergoing a profound crisis. Under these circumstances, the Fifa president must be a crisis manager and a reformer,'' the 63-year-old Chung, a former Fifa vice president, told a press conference in Paris. “The problem at Fifa is that... Read more
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SportsFan
Chung launches FIFA presidency bidSouth Korean billionaire Chung Mong-Joon has launched his formal campaign for t
Chung launches FIFA presidency bid
SportsFan / Posted 17 days ago
South Korean billionaire Chung Mong-Joon has launched his formal campaign for the FIFA presidency with an outspoken attack on outgoing leader Sepp Blatter and a vow to fix the scandal-tainted world football body in four years. "Today FIFA is... Read more
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