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Soccer Way
Griezmann will still take penalties - SimeoneChampions League games, failing to score any of them – with two missed by Griez
Griezmann will still take penalties - Simeone
Soccer Way / Posted 7 minutes ago
Champions League games, failing to score any of them – with two missed by Griezmann. "[Diego] Maradona, [Lionel] Messi, [Michel] Platini and Zico have all missed penalties. Griezmann will carry on taking them," Simeone said, via UEFA. "We are... Read more
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Goal.com
Antoine Griezmann will still take penalties - SimeoneChampions League games, failing to score any of them – with two missed by Griez
Antoine Griezmann will still take penalties - Simeone
Goal.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
Champions League games, failing to score any of them – with two missed by Griezmann. "[Diego] Maradona, [Lionel] Messi, [Michel] Platini and Zico have all missed penalties. Griezmann will carry on taking them," Simeone said, via UEFA. "We are... Read more
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DW
What is third-party ownership, and why did it cost Big Sam so dearly? |followed suit worldwide last year after commissioning a major investigation int
What is third-party ownership, and why did it cost Big Sam so dearly? |
DW / Posted 10 hours ago
followed suit worldwide last year after commissioning a major investigation into TPO. UEFA's former and current presidents, Michel Platini and Gianni Infantino, have both likened the practice to "modern-day slavery." Does anybody defend TPO? Yes,... Read more
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International Business Times
The Big Sam farce: Disgraced England manager joins 2016's list of ignominious transgressorsto bend the rules – has permeated football all the way to the very top, with Fi
The Big Sam farce: Disgraced England manager joins 2016's list of ignominious transgressors
International Business Times / Posted 10 hours ago
to bend the rules – has permeated football all the way to the very top, with Fifa President Sepp Blatter and Uefa President Michel Platini banned after criminal investigations. So inured is football to basic concepts of right and wrong, that the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Why is it always Wayne Rooney? Give the Manchester United man a breakguru. He’s not. He’s Dick Turpin in a fancy suit. It shows how untrustworthy U
Why is it always Wayne Rooney? Give the Manchester United man a break
Daily Mail / Posted 23 hours ago
guru. He’s not. He’s Dick Turpin in a fancy suit. It shows how untrustworthy UEFA are that not only did its members afford Michel Platini an ovation at a recent Extraordinary Congress in Athens, but the discredited former president is now likely to... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Sam Allardyce scandal is "very embarrassing" - Adrian Bevingtonfinancial rights - was banned by the FA in 2008 and then prohibited worldwide b
Sam Allardyce scandal is "very embarrassing" - Adrian Bevington
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
financial rights - was banned by the FA in 2008 and then prohibited worldwide by FIFA in 2015. Former UEFA president Michel Platini once memorably referred to it as a "type of slavery" and the British authorities have criticised TPO for... Read more
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The News and Star
Sam Allardyce scandal is "very embarrassing" - Adrian Bevingtonfinancial rights - was banned by the FA in 2008 and then prohibited worldwide b
Sam Allardyce scandal is "very embarrassing" - Adrian Bevington
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
financial rights - was banned by the FA in 2008 and then prohibited worldwide by FIFA in 2015. Former UEFA president Michel Platini once memorably referred to it as a "type of slavery" and the British authorities have criticised TPO for... Read more
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birminghammail
Sam Allardyce opinion: Don't sack our England managerof saying getting around FA rules on third party ownership is ‘not a problem’.
Sam Allardyce opinion: Don't sack our England manager
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of saying getting around FA rules on third party ownership is ‘not a problem’. Read More Senior figures in the game, Michel Platini to name one, have described third party ownership as nothing short of ‘slavery’. It allows wealthy... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Slavery' practice that threatens England bossof the player's asset value -- which could include marketing and image rights a
'Slavery' practice that threatens England boss
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
of the player's asset value -- which could include marketing and image rights and wages -- leading former UEFA president Michel Platini to describe it as "a type of slavery". What is Sam Allardyce accused of? The new England manager is alleged... Read more
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International Business Times
What is third-party ownership in football?outline of a hugely controversial issue that has previously been likened to a "
What is third-party ownership in football?
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
outline of a hugely controversial issue that has previously been likened to a "type of slavery" by former Uefa president Michel Platini ... Third party ownership in football, or TPO for short, essentially relates to an investor buying a share in... Read more
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Evening Standard
England boss Sam Allardyce in danger of sack after he explains how to get around transfer rulesto then receive a percentage of a sell-on fee; it was a practice previously des
England boss Sam Allardyce in danger of sack after he explains how to get around transfer rules
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
to then receive a percentage of a sell-on fee; it was a practice previously described as “slavery” by former Uefa president Michel Platini given the undue influence a third party can have on a player’s career. Allardyce is said to have claimed he... Read more
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BBC News
Football's third-party ownership rule explainedby two offshore companies when they joined West Ham in 2006 Meanwhile, TPO was
Football's third-party ownership rule explained
BBC News / Posted yesterday
by two offshore companies when they joined West Ham in 2006 Meanwhile, TPO was also described as a form of "slavery" by Michel Platini, the former president of European football's governing body Uefa. But proponents of the system said it could... Read more
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Daily Mirror
What is third-party ownership? All you need to knowbeen said about it? GettyFIFA president Gianni Infantino has compared it to "m
What is third-party ownership? All you need to know
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
been said about it? GettyFIFA president Gianni Infantino has compared it to "modern slavery" The former UEFA president Michel Platini was very much against the practice. During his time as chief of European football's governing body, the... Read more
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metro
Sam Allardyce Q+A: What did he say and will he be sacked as England manager?the football club, benefits from transfer fees. The practice was described as m
Sam Allardyce Q+A: What did he say and will he be sacked as England manager?
metro / Posted yesterday
the football club, benefits from transfer fees. The practice was described as modern day ‘slavery’ by former Uefa president Michel Platini. It’s also alleged by the Telegraph, who conducted the investigation, that a £400,000 deal was struck which... Read more
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BBC Football
Sam Allardyce: England manager allegations investigated by FAin which investment companies take a stake in the economic rights of players, w
Sam Allardyce: England manager allegations investigated by FA
BBC Football / Posted yesterday
in which investment companies take a stake in the economic rights of players, was described as a form of "slavery" by Michel Platini, the former president of European football's governing body Uefa president. World football's governing body... Read more
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FIFA
Maradona, as others see himplay.” Roberto Carlos, Brazilian footballer. “The greatest player I’ve ever s
Maradona, as others see him
FIFA / Posted 6 days ago
play.” Roberto Carlos, Brazilian footballer. “The greatest player I’ve ever seen, way ahead of everyone else, including [Michel] Platini, [Karl-Heinz] Rummenigge and the rest. Maradona was a cut above.” Paolo Maldini, former Italy... Read more
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Soccer Way
Euro 2020 format to be a ´one off´, confirms Ceferinspread across the continent rather than taking place in one or two nations - wa
Euro 2020 format to be a ´one off´, confirms Ceferin
Soccer Way / Posted 7 days ago
spread across the continent rather than taking place in one or two nations - was put in place by Ceferin's predecessor Michel Platini, with 13 cities across Europe due to stage games throughout the 60th anniversary edition of the... Read more
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TSN
UEFA president to hold talks on payoff for PlatiniLONDON — Michel Platini is yet to discover whether he will receive a payoff fro
UEFA president to hold talks on payoff for Platini
TSN / Posted 7 days ago
LONDON — Michel Platini is yet to discover whether he will receive a payoff from European soccer's governing body despite his UEFA presidential term being cut short by a FIFA ban. The former France captain's third four-year term was due to run until... Read more
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soccernews
Euro 2020 format to be a ´one off´, confirms Ceferinspread across the continent rather than taking place in one or two nations – wa
Euro 2020 format to be a ´one off´, confirms Ceferin
soccernews / Posted 7 days ago
spread across the continent rather than taking place in one or two nations – was put in place by Ceferin’s predecessor Michel Platini, with 13 cities across Europe due to stage games throughout the 60th anniversary edition of the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Football: Ceferin unveils Euro 2020 logo at launch eventDutch Football Association chief Michael van Praag by 42 votes to 13 in last we
Football: Ceferin unveils Euro 2020 logo at launch event
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
Dutch Football Association chief Michael van Praag by 42 votes to 13 in last week's presidential election. He succeeded Michel Platini as head of European football's governing body after the former France captain was banned over a suspect $2... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Football: Ceferin hopeful of Champions League U-turnFootball Association chief Michael van Praag by 42 votes to 13 in last week's U
Football: Ceferin hopeful of Champions League U-turn
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
Football Association chief Michael van Praag by 42 votes to 13 in last week's UEFA presidential election. He succeeded Michel Platini as head of European football's governing body after the former France captain was banned over a suspect $2... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Football: UEFA President unveils Euro 2020 logo at launch eventDutch Football Association chief Michael van Praag by 42 votes to 13 in last we
Football: UEFA President unveils Euro 2020 logo at launch event
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
Dutch Football Association chief Michael van Praag by 42 votes to 13 in last week's presidential election. He succeeded Michel Platini as head of European football's governing body after the former France captain was banned over a suspect $2... Read more
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Super Sport
Uefa unveils Euro 2020 logoDutch Football Association chief Michael van Praag by 42 votes to 13 in last we
Uefa unveils Euro 2020 logo
Super Sport / Posted 7 days ago
Dutch Football Association chief Michael van Praag by 42 votes to 13 in last week's presidential election. He succeeded Michel Platini as head of European football's governing body after the former France captain was banned over a suspect $2... Read more
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Daily Star
Niece of Spanish football boss killed after kidnapping by gangfrom the UEFA presidential election. Villar was considered one of the front-ru
Niece of Spanish football boss killed after kidnapping by gang
Daily Star / Posted 7 days ago
from the UEFA presidential election. Villar was considered one of the front-runners to succeed the former UEFA boss Michel Platini before he dropped out of the presidential race in a surprise move on September 6. Aleksander Ceferin, a... Read more
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Times of Malta
Platini could receive UEFA compensation despite suspensionMichel Platini could receive a pay-off from UEFA despite being banned from the
Platini could receive UEFA compensation despite suspension
Times of Malta / Posted 7 days ago
Michel Platini could receive a pay-off from UEFA despite being banned from the game over a payment from ex-FIFA president Sepp Blatter in 2011. Both men were originally banned for eight years last December but that was reduced to six years by a FIFA... Read more
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Canberra Times
Banned Platini could receive UEFA pay-offMichel Platini could receive a pay-off from UEFA despite being banned from the
Banned Platini could receive UEFA pay-off
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
Michel Platini could receive a pay-off from UEFA despite being banned from the game over a payment from ex-FIFA president Sepp Blatter in 2011. Both men were originally banned for eight years by the sport's world governing body FIFA last December... Read more
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sportsmole
Platini 'could receive UEFA compensation'Reports have emerged suggesting that former UEFA president Michel Platini could
Platini 'could receive UEFA compensation'
sportsmole / Posted 8 days ago
Reports have emerged suggesting that former UEFA president Michel Platini could receive cash compensation from European football's governing body, despite serving a four-year suspension. Platini and former FIFA leader Sepp Blatter are both under... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Platini could receive UEFA compensation despite banBERLIN - Former UEFA president Michel Platini could receive a cash compensation
Platini could receive UEFA compensation despite ban
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
BERLIN - Former UEFA president Michel Platini could receive a cash compensation from European football's governing body, even though he is serving a four-year suspension for corruption. UEFA confirmed to AFP that former UEFA president Platini no... Read more
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Super Sport
Platini set for Uefa compensation Ex-Uefa president Michel Platini could receive a cash compensation from Europ
Platini set for Uefa compensation
Super Sport / Posted 8 days ago
Ex-Uefa president Michel Platini could receive a cash compensation from European football's governing body, even though he is serving a four-year suspension for corruption. German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine... Read more
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Times of Malta
The game’s fate now in the hands of unlikely duowhen he would have stood down at the age of 83 after 21 years in the post. His
The game’s fate now in the hands of unlikely duo
Times of Malta / Posted 9 days ago
when he would have stood down at the age of 83 after 21 years in the post. His place would probably have been taken by Michel Platini, UEFA president since 2007 and the heir apparent for a smooth succession. But the status quo was rudely... Read more
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Times of Malta
Rafa singing the right Toonnot this. Keeping Michel’s seat warm, are we? Uefa have a nice, shiny new lea
Rafa singing the right Toon
Times of Malta / Posted 10 days ago
not this. Keeping Michel’s seat warm, are we? Uefa have a nice, shiny new leader in charge to replace the disgraced Michel Platini. Slovenian Aleksander Ceferin comfortably won the vote at last week’s meeting of European football’s... Read more
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Brandon Sun
AP Interview: Infantino fighting resistance to overhaul FIFAspeak for themselves." Already serving a six-year ban for authorizing an impro
AP Interview: Infantino fighting resistance to overhaul FIFA
Brandon Sun / Posted 11 days ago
speak for themselves." Already serving a six-year ban for authorizing an improper payment of 2 million Swiss francs to Michel Platini (one of those now discredited former vice-presidents), Blatter is under further investigation for bribery and... Read more
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CTV News
Infantino fighting resistance to overhaul FIFAspeak for themselves." Already serving a six-year ban for authorizing an impro
Infantino fighting resistance to overhaul FIFA
CTV News / Posted 11 days ago
speak for themselves." Already serving a six-year ban for authorizing an improper payment of 2 million Swiss francs to Michel Platini (one of those now discredited former vice-presidents), Blatter is under further investigation for bribery and... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
AP Interview: Infantino fighting resistance to overhaul FIFAspeak for themselves.'' Already serving a six-year ban for authorizing an impr
AP Interview: Infantino fighting resistance to overhaul FIFA
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 11 days ago
speak for themselves.'' Already serving a six-year ban for authorizing an improper payment of 2 million Swiss francs to Michel Platini (one of those now discredited former vice presidents), Blatter is under further investigation for bribery and... Read more
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Times of Malta
Imagination and lies, says Infantino of UEFA election linkto pollute the campaign. Infantino said Wednesday’s voters were looking for a
Imagination and lies, says Infantino of UEFA election link
Times of Malta / Posted 11 days ago
to pollute the campaign. Infantino said Wednesday’s voters were looking for a fresh approach from the replacement for Michel Platini who had governed UEFA since 2007 and been re-elected twice until he was banned by FIFA in October for ethics... Read more
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EuroNews
UEFA president Ceferin to re-examine controversial new Champions League dealUefa President on Wednesday in Athens. He beat the only other candidate, Dutch
UEFA president Ceferin to re-examine controversial new Champions League deal
EuroNews / Posted 12 days ago
Uefa President on Wednesday in Athens. He beat the only other candidate, Dutch FA president Van Praag by 42 votes to 13. He succeeds banned former chief Michel Platini and takes over the remaining two and a half years of the Frenchman’s... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Imagination and lies, says Infantino of UEFA election linkto pollute the campaign. Infantino said Wednesday's voters were looking for a
Imagination and lies, says Infantino of UEFA election link
Bdnews24.com / Posted 12 days ago
to pollute the campaign. Infantino said Wednesday's voters were looking for a fresh approach from the replacement for Michel Platini who had governed UEFA since 2007 and been re-elected twice until he was banned by FIFA in October for ethics... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Imagination and lies, says Infantino of UEFA election linkto pollute the campaign. Infantino said Wednesday's voters were looking for a
Imagination and lies, says Infantino of UEFA election link
Reuters Sports News / Posted 12 days ago
to pollute the campaign. Infantino said Wednesday's voters were looking for a fresh approach from the replacement for Michel Platini who had governed UEFA since 2007 and been re-elected twice until he was banned by FIFA in October for ethics... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Imagination and lies, says Infantino of UEFA election linkto pollute the campaign. Infantino said Wednesday's voters were looking for a
Imagination and lies, says Infantino of UEFA election link
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
to pollute the campaign. Infantino said Wednesday's voters were looking for a fresh approach from the replacement for Michel Platini who had governed UEFA since 2007 and been re-elected twice until he was banned by FIFA in October for ethics... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
UEFA new chief to be in charge of 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia — ministerorganizing and hosting the World Championship in Russia,” Mutko said. The Slov
UEFA new chief to be in charge of 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia — minister
Manila Bulletin / Posted 12 days ago
organizing and hosting the World Championship in Russia,” Mutko said. The Slovenian football official succeeds Frenchman Michel Platini, who resigned earlier in the year after being suspended from all football-related activities for four years.... Read more
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Scotsman
Stewart Regan reveals why he voted for new Uefa boss CeferinUefa’s smaller and middle-ranked nations, with only 13 opting for the Dutch foo
Stewart Regan reveals why he voted for new Uefa boss Ceferin
Scotsman / Posted 13 days ago
Uefa’s smaller and middle-ranked nations, with only 13 opting for the Dutch football chief van Pragg to replace the banned Michel Platini. Reports that van Praag was more in favour than Ceferin of scrapping the new Champions League format which... Read more
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HITC Sport
Guardiola demands more from Manchester City fansracially abusing then-City striker Mario Balotelli in the Europa League. The Fi
Guardiola demands more from Manchester City fans
HITC Sport / Posted 13 days ago
racially abusing then-City striker Mario Balotelli in the Europa League. The Financial Fair Play (FFP) rules, introduced by Michel Platini in 2011, were also seen as a measure to halt City's progress. Finally, City supporters were enraged by their... Read more
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Football365
Arsenal boost to Arsenal blowSurely not? The fourth-place trophy would be no more. ‘The Slovenian lawyer wa
Arsenal boost to Arsenal blow
Football365 / Posted 13 days ago
Surely not? The fourth-place trophy would be no more. ‘The Slovenian lawyer was the shock choice to succeed the disgraced Michel Platini. And he is set for an instant showdown with Europe’s biggest clubs. He is unhappy at changes that have angered... Read more
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Super Sport
High hopes, doubts for Uefa's new bossmembers are "tired" of the years of scandal that have tainted world body Fifa a
High hopes, doubts for Uefa's new boss
Super Sport / Posted 13 days ago
members are "tired" of the years of scandal that have tainted world body Fifa and which claimed the last European president Michel Platini over a $2 million payment from the world body. "I am not here to emphasise the negativities that surround us.... Read more
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Times of Malta
UEFA keen to start new chapter, says Darmanin Demajoof the European body are willing to start a new chapter after a turbulent perio
UEFA keen to start new chapter, says Darmanin Demajo
Times of Malta / Posted 13 days ago
of the European body are willing to start a new chapter after a turbulent period caused by the enforced resignation of Michel Platini. Ceferin, the president of the Slovenian FA, gathered 42 votes against the 13 gained by Dutchman Michael van... Read more
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TEAMTalk
FA chief 'keen to befriend' new UEFA boss amid CL reduction fearsremember he only has his mandate for two and a half years, as he is completing
FA chief 'keen to befriend' new UEFA boss amid CL reduction fears
TEAMTalk / Posted 13 days ago
remember he only has his mandate for two and a half years, as he is completing the term started by his banned predecessor Michel Platini, who was controversially allowed to make a farewell speech to the organisation he ran for eight years from... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Wednesday's Sports in Brief(TUEs), which allow athletes to use otherwise-banned substances because of a ve
Wednesday's Sports in Brief
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 13 days ago
(TUEs), which allow athletes to use otherwise-banned substances because of a verified medical need. ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Michel Platini reluctantly handed over the reins of power in European soccer to Aleksander Ceferin, a little-known Slovenian... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Greg Clarke wants UEFA united behind new president Aleksander Ceferinremember he only has his mandate for two and a half years, as he is completing
Greg Clarke wants UEFA united behind new president Aleksander Ceferin
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 13 days ago
remember he only has his mandate for two and a half years, as he is completing the term started by his banned predecessor Michel Platini, who was controversially allowed to make a farewell speech to the organisation he ran for eight years from... Read more
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The News and Star
Greg Clarke wants UEFA united behind new president Aleksander Ceferinremember he only has his mandate for two and a half years, as he is completing
Greg Clarke wants UEFA united behind new president Aleksander Ceferin
The News and Star / Posted 13 days ago
remember he only has his mandate for two and a half years, as he is completing the term started by his banned predecessor Michel Platini, who was controversially allowed to make a farewell speech to the organisation he ran for eight years from... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
New UEFA chief Ceferin promises to stand up to big clubsThe 48-year-old will replace disgraced Frenchman Michel Platini after comfortab
New UEFA chief Ceferin promises to stand up to big clubs
Bdnews24.com / Posted 14 days ago
The 48-year-old will replace disgraced Frenchman Michel Platini after comfortably beating experienced Dutch football administrator Michael van Praag by 42 votes to 13. "I am not a showman, I have no ego issues and I am not a man of unrealistic... Read more
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