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iol.co.za
Tokyo runs risk of alienating Safa, CAFTokyo Sexwale risks souring relations with Safa – as well as the Confederations
Tokyo runs risk of alienating Safa, CAF
iol.co.za / Posted 22 hours ago
Tokyo Sexwale risks souring relations with Safa – as well as the Confederations of African Football (CAF) – following his refusal to withdraw from this month’s Fifa presidential race in Zurich, Switzerland. Insiders say the former Gauteng premier... Read more
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Quartz
The only African running for FIFA president will not be supported by African votersSouth Africa's Tokyo Sexwale isn't geting much African support for FIFA boss -
The only African running for FIFA president will not be supported by African voters
Quartz / Posted yesterday
South Africa's Tokyo Sexwale isn't geting much African support for FIFA boss - Quartz NO HOME SUPPORT On Feb. 26, FIFA, the world’s soccer governing body will hold... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Africa vote key to FIFA presidencyMIAMI: African soccer officials will decide on Friday which of FIFA's president
Africa vote key to FIFA presidency
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
MIAMI: African soccer officials will decide on Friday which of FIFA's presidential candidates they will back as the campaign to replace Sepp Blatter at the helm of the sport's troubled ruling body reaches the home straight. With 54 voting nations,... Read more
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Yahoo News
FIFA candidates Prince Ali, Infantino claim votes in Africa FIFA Presidential Candidate Gianni Infantino speaks during an interview with
FIFA candidates Prince Ali, Infantino claim votes in Africa
Yahoo News / Posted yesterday
FIFA Presidential Candidate Gianni Infantino speaks during an interview with The Associated Press after he unveiled his 90 day plan that he will implement if he is elected FIFA President,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
FIFA candidates Prince Ali, Infantino claim votes in AfricaUEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino. AP GENEVA — Two FIFA voters have defi
FIFA candidates Prince Ali, Infantino claim votes in Africa
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
UEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino. AP GENEVA — Two FIFA voters have defied African soccer leaders by endorsing rival candidates in the presidential election for Sepp Blatter’s successor. South Sudan pledged its vote for Gianni Infantino, the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sheik Salman caught up in human rights controversyFIFA presidential candidate as reform campaigners call for investigation Shei
Sheik Salman caught up in human rights controversy
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
FIFA presidential candidate as reform campaigners call for investigation Sheik Salman is the favourite to succeed Sepp Blatter as FIFA president His campaign has been undermined by some... Read more
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Super Sport
South Sudan breaks ranks to back Infantino South Sudan broke ranks on Saturday to support Gianni Infantino in the Fifa p
South Sudan breaks ranks to back Infantino
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
South Sudan broke ranks on Saturday to support Gianni Infantino in the Fifa presidential race despite the Confederation of African Football (CAF) voting 24 hours earlier to back Asian supremo Sheikh Salman... Read more
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Goal.com
Fifa latest: Caf backs Sheikh Salman for president - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Caf backs Sheikh Salman in Fifa
Fifa latest: Caf backs Sheikh Salman for president
Goal.com / Posted yesterday
- Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Caf backs Sheikh Salman in Fifa race The 50-year-old says he is "humbled" following Caf's announcement that they will support his candidacy to become... Read more
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Three and in
Television Rights – How the Premier League and FIFA are the big winners From next season, it will cost Sky or BT around £10 million to broadcast each
Television Rights – How the Premier League and FIFA are the big winners
Three and in / Posted 2 days ago
From next season, it will cost Sky or BT around £10 million to broadcast each game, with the new television rights finally coming into practice. The deal, worth around £5.1... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Sheikh Salman: CAF's support does not guarantee FIFA presidential election win Barclays Premier League Sky Bet Championship Sky Bet League One Sky Bet Le
Sheikh Salman: CAF's support does not guarantee FIFA presidential election win
Football.co.uk / Posted 2 days ago
Barclays Premier League Sky Bet Championship Sky Bet League One Sky Bet League Two Scottish Premiership Scottish Championship Scottish Division 1 Scottish Division... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Sexwale unfazed by lack of support from CAF Sexwale was also under pressure to withdraw from the race but he’s stressed h
Sexwale unfazed by lack of support from CAF
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
Sexwale was also under pressure to withdraw from the race but he’s stressed his intention to forge ahead. Fifa presidential candidate Tokyo Sexwale spoke at a media briefing in Sandton on 19 December... Read more
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iol.co.za
African confederation backs Salman for Fifa jobKigali - Bahrain's Sheikh Salman Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa gained a major boost in
African confederation backs Salman for Fifa job
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
Kigali - Bahrain's Sheikh Salman Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa gained a major boost in his bid to become the next Fifa president when he received endorsement from the Confederation of African Football (CAF) on Friday. Salman and Swiss Gianni Infantino are... Read more
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WA Today
If sports take money from bookmakers they will pay the priceGoodness, so now tennis has a growing problem, a growing stench, on the issue o
If sports take money from bookmakers they will pay the price
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Goodness, so now tennis has a growing problem, a growing stench, on the issue of gambling within their ranks, as witness last Monday night's Four Corners program on the mighty ABC. Who would have thought it? Me, seeing as you ask. And I have said it... Read more
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soccernews
CAF backs Sheikh Salman in FIFA raceThe Confederation of African Football (CAF) has publicly offered support to She
CAF backs Sheikh Salman in FIFA race
soccernews / Posted 2 days ago
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has publicly offered support to Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim al-Khalifa in the FIFA presidential race, casting doubt over the campaign of Tokyo Sexwale. The governing body of football in Africa issued a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Blatter to attend Feb 16 appeal hearing - spokesmanLAUSANNE: Suspended FIFA president Sepp Blatter will attend his Feb 16 appeal h
Blatter to attend Feb 16 appeal hearing - spokesman
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
LAUSANNE: Suspended FIFA president Sepp Blatter will attend his Feb 16 appeal hearing against an eight-year ban from football, his spokesman confirmed on Friday (Feb 5). Blatter's appeal will be heard by FIFA's appeals commission just 10 days before... Read more
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Soccer Way
CAF backs Sheikh Salman in FIFA race CAF backs Sheikh Salman in FIFA race The Confederation of African Football (CA
CAF backs Sheikh Salman in FIFA race
Soccer Way / Posted 2 days ago
CAF backs Sheikh Salman in FIFA race The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has publicly offered support to Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim al-Khalifa in the FIFA presidential race, casting doubt over the campaign of Tokyo Sexwale. The governing... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Blatter to attend Feb 16 appeal hearing - spokesmanLAUSANNE - Suspended FIFA president Sepp Blatter will attend his February 16 ap
Blatter to attend Feb 16 appeal hearing - spokesman
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
LAUSANNE - Suspended FIFA president Sepp Blatter will attend his February 16 appeal hearing against an eight-year ban from football, his spokesman confirmed on Friday. Sepp Blatter's appeal will be heard by FIFA's appeals commission just 10 days... Read more
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Super Sport
Blatter to attend Feb 16 appeal hearing Suspended Fifa president Sepp Blatter will attend his February 16 appeal hear
Blatter to attend Feb 16 appeal hearing
Super Sport / Posted 2 days ago
Suspended Fifa president Sepp Blatter will attend his February 16 appeal hearing against an eight-year ban from football, his spokesman confirmed on Friday. Blatter's appeal will be heard by Fifa's appeals... Read more
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DW
FIFA confirms five presidential candidates |A statement released on Tuesday said that the candidacies of Prince Ali bin al
FIFA confirms five presidential candidates |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
A statement released on Tuesday said that the candidacies of Prince Ali bin al Hussein, Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim al Khalifa, Gianni Infantino, Tokyo Sexwale and Jerome Champagne had all been given final approval. "The Ad-hoc Electoral Committee has... Read more
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International Business Times
Fifa presidential elections: CAF endorses Sheikh Salman bid over South African Tokyo Sexwale Sheikh Salman Bin Ebrahim al-Khalifa's bid to become the next Fifa president ha
Fifa presidential elections: CAF endorses Sheikh Salman bid over South African Tokyo Sexwale
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
Sheikh Salman Bin Ebrahim al-Khalifa's bid to become the next Fifa president has been endorsed by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) today (5 February). The announcement is a major boost for the 50-year-old from Bahrain, who is hoping to... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Sexwale's Fifa dream dealt a hard blow Caf today announced it would be backing Sheikh Salman Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa
Sexwale's Fifa dream dealt a hard blow
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
Caf today announced it would be backing Sheikh Salman Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa of Bahrain. Fifa presidential candidate Tokyo Sexwale.Picture: Reinart Toerien/EWN. Tokyo Sexwale,Fifa president elections,Sexwale... Read more
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DW
Africa federation backs Sheikh Salman for FIFA president | Sports |The Confederation of African Football (CAF) made the announcement following a m
Africa federation backs Sheikh Salman for FIFA president | Sports |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) made the announcement following a meeting of its executive committee in the Rwandan capital, Kigali on Friday. "The executive committee decided that CAF will give full support to Sheikh Salman with his... Read more
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KTVN Reno
African confederation backs Sheikh Salman in FIFA electionKIGALI, Rwanda (AP) - The African soccer confederation backed Sheikh Salman of
African confederation backs Sheikh Salman in FIFA election
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) - The African soccer confederation backed Sheikh Salman of Bahrain on Friday in the FIFA presidential election. The announcement was made by Confederation of African Football vice presidents Suketu Patel and Almamy Kabele Camara... Read more
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Super Sport
Euro Super League rumours emerge The ECA meeting on Monday and Tuesday could show whether the elite clubs are
Euro Super League rumours emerge
Super Sport / Posted 2 days ago
The ECA meeting on Monday and Tuesday could show whether the elite clubs are seriously considering a power grab, or have merely been posturing to pressure European soccer's body Uefa into granting them a larger slice... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Players and fans concerned as European clubs flex their musclesZURICH: Europe's biggest football clubs have been flexing their muscles with ta
Players and fans concerned as European clubs flex their muscles
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
ZURICH: Europe's biggest football clubs have been flexing their muscles with talk of a so-called European Super League and criticism of the international calendar ahead of the general assembly of their umbrella group ECA in Paris next week. The ECA... Read more
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The Star
Players and fans concerned as European clubs flex their muscles - FootballZURICH (Reuters) - Europe's biggest football clubs have been flexing their musc
Players and fans concerned as European clubs flex their muscles - Football
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
ZURICH (Reuters) - Europe's biggest football clubs have been flexing their muscles with talk of a so-called European Super League and criticism of the international calendar ahead of the general assembly of their umbrella group ECA in Paris next... Read more
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The Hindu
FIFA candidates make late push for African supportFIFA presidential candidates are making a late push for support in Africa, the
FIFA candidates make late push for African support
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
FIFA presidential candidates are making a late push for support in Africa, the confederation with the largest number of votes in this month’s election to choose the next head of world soccer. The Confederation of African Football (CAF) is holding an... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
FIFA candidates make late push for African supportKIGALI, Rwanda (AP) � FIFA presidential candidates made a late push on Friday f
FIFA candidates make late push for African support
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) � FIFA presidential candidates made a late push on Friday for support in Africa, the confederation with the largest number of votes in this month's election. The Confederation of African Football is holding an executive committee... Read more
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Salon.com
FIFA candidates make late push for African supportKIGALI, Rwanda (AP) — FIFA presidential candidates are making a late push for s
FIFA candidates make late push for African support
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) — FIFA presidential candidates are making a late push for support in Africa, the confederation with the largest number of votes in this month’s election to choose the next head of world soccer. The Confederation of African... Read more
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The Seattle Times
FIFA candidates make late push for African supportKIGALI, Rwanda (AP) — FIFA presidential candidates are making a late push for s
FIFA candidates make late push for African support
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) — FIFA presidential candidates are making a late push for support in Africa, the confederation with the largest number of votes in this month’s election to choose the next head of world soccer. The Confederation of African... Read more
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Daily Herald
FIFA candidates make late push for African supportKIGALI, Rwanda -- FIFA presidential candidates are making a late push for suppo
FIFA candidates make late push for African support
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
KIGALI, Rwanda -- FIFA presidential candidates are making a late push for support in Africa, the confederation with the largest number of votes in this month's election to choose the next head of world soccer. The Confederation of African Football... Read more
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heraldscotland
Kicking Off: Barclay back at last and Bennett deemed fit for Calcutta Cup bidMark Bennett has long been seen as the player who can bring something extra spe
Kicking Off: Barclay back at last and Bennett deemed fit for Calcutta Cup bid
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
Mark Bennett has long been seen as the player who can bring something extra special to Scottish back play as he showed in the agonising World Cup quarter-final defeat against Australia Ready for recall Premiership or bust Where's the... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Africa to make or break FIFA raceAfrica's football powerbrokers meet in Rwanda on Friday, poised to make or brea
Africa to make or break FIFA race
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 3 days ago
Africa's football powerbrokers meet in Rwanda on Friday, poised to make or break the dreams of the five men chasing the biggest job in the sport - the presidency of FIFA. With 54 votes at the disposal of the Confederation of African Football (CAF)... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FIFA Presidential Elections - a Test for CAF Leadership VisionJust before the kick-off of the highly anticipated Rwanda-DRC quarterfinal game
FIFA Presidential Elections - a Test for CAF Leadership Vision
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Just before the kick-off of the highly anticipated Rwanda-DRC quarterfinal game at CHAN2016, Issa Hayatou, the acting President of FIFA and CAF boss, strolled in the VVIP section of Amahoro National Stadium like a kingmaker. He was followed by his... Read more
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iafrica.com
Africa to make or break FIFA raceAfrica's football powerbrokers meet in Rwanda on Friday, poised to make or brea
Africa to make or break FIFA race
iafrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Africa's football powerbrokers meet in Rwanda on Friday, poised to make or break the dreams of the five men chasing the biggest job in the sport - the presidency of FIFA. With 54 votes at the disposal of the Confederation of African Football (CAF)... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
If sports take money from bookmakers they will pay the priceGoodness, so now tennis has a growing problem, a growing stench, on the issue o
If sports take money from bookmakers they will pay the price
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Goodness, so now tennis has a growing problem, a growing stench, on the issue of gambling within their ranks, as witness last Monday night's Four Corners program on the mighty ABC. Who would have thought it? Me, seeing as you ask. And I have said it... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Tokyo told to call it quitsBut in a compromise that saved Sexwale from an embarrassing exit from the race,
Tokyo told to call it quits
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
But in a compromise that saved Sexwale from an embarrassing exit from the race, the former Gauteng premier was allowed to stay on as a candidate when Safa decided to leave his fate in the hands of the Confederation of African Football. Sexwale went... Read more
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iol.co.za
Fifa election: African votes may hold keyMiami - African soccer officials will decide on Friday which of Fifa's presiden
Fifa election: African votes may hold key
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Miami - African soccer officials will decide on Friday which of Fifa's presidential candidates they will back as the campaign to replace Sepp Blatter at the helm of the sport's troubled ruling body reaches the home straight. With 54 voting nations,... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Africa vote could hold key to FIFA presidential electionGianni Infantino arrives at the South American Football confederation CONMEBOL
Africa vote could hold key to FIFA presidential election
Reuters Sports News / Posted 3 days ago
Gianni Infantino arrives at the South American Football confederation CONMEBOL for a meeting with officials in Luque, Paraguay, January 26, 2016. MIAMI African soccer officials will decide on Friday which of FIFA's presidential candidates they will... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Africa vote could hold key to FIFA presidential electionMIAMI: African football officials will decide on Friday which of FIFA's preside
Africa vote could hold key to FIFA presidential election
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
MIAMI: African football officials will decide on Friday which of FIFA's presidential candidates they will back as the campaign to replace Sepp Blatter at the helm of the sport's troubled ruling body reaches the home straight. With 54 voting nations,... Read more
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New Kerala
FIFA presidential candidates to meet in Moscow for talks on Feb 17Moscow, Feb 4 : All candidates running for the FIFA presidential post will gath
FIFA presidential candidates to meet in Moscow for talks on Feb 17
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Moscow, Feb 4 : All candidates running for the FIFA presidential post will gather here for a meeting on February 17, Russia's Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko has said without specifying the venue for the talks. Mutko is a member of the world football... Read more
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Daily Mail
Chinese Super League spending £31m on Martinez signals their intentChinese Super League spending £31m on Jackson Martinez signals their intent...
Chinese Super League spending £31m on Martinez signals their intent
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Chinese Super League spending £31m on Jackson Martinez signals their intent... they aim to create a new footballing culture Jackson Martinez completed deal to sign for Guangzhou Evergrande The Chinese Super League flexing their financial muscle... Read more
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EuroNews
FIFA presidential candidate Infantino gets Russia backingGianni Infantino continues to gather momentum in his attempt to replace incumba
FIFA presidential candidate Infantino gets Russia backing
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
Gianni Infantino continues to gather momentum in his attempt to replace incumbant Sepp Blatter as president of football’s scandal-hit world governing body FIFA. A week after the South American confederation Conmebol gave the 45-year-old Swiss its... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Sexwale to seek Caf support to revive Fifa presidential bid Failure to land an endorsement from Caf is likely to stall Sexwale’s bid in i
Sexwale to seek Caf support to revive Fifa presidential bid
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Failure to land an endorsement from Caf is likely to stall Sexwale’s bid in its tracks. Fifa presidential candidate Tokyo Sexwale spoke at a media briefing in Sandton on 19 December 2015.... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Fifa reforms could make situation worse FifPro say reforms fail to give players, fans & clubs the voice they deserved
Fifa reforms could make situation worse
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
FifPro say reforms fail to give players, fans & clubs the voice they deserved in the running of Fifa. FILE: The Fifa logo is pictured at the Fifa headquarters on 2 June, 2015 in Zurich. Picture:... Read more
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Times of Malta
Russia backs Infantino to succeed BlatterGianni Infantino has won the backing of former Manchester United manager Sir Al
Russia backs Infantino to succeed Blatter
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
Gianni Infantino has won the backing of former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson and perhaps more importantly from Russia for the election for the FIFA presidency. Infantino is one of five candidates standing to succeed Sepp Blatter in... Read more
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Times of Malta
FIFA reforms could make situation even worse, FIFPro warnProposed reforms to football’s scandal-plagued governing body FIFA would leave
FIFA reforms could make situation even worse, FIFPro warn
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
Proposed reforms to football’s scandal-plagued governing body FIFA would leave power still in the hands of national associations and confederations, shutting out players, fans and clubs, the world players’ union said yesterday. “Football’s... Read more
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Japan Today
FIFA election globetrotters avoid soccer's real problems: experts ‹ Japan TodayThe battle for the FIFA presidency has turned into a gruelling round-the-globe
FIFA election globetrotters avoid soccer's real problems: experts ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 days ago
The battle for the FIFA presidency has turned into a gruelling round-the-globe marathon for the five candidates but observers say they are avoiding the real problems facing the scandal-infected world soccer body. With Asian Football Confederation... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
FIFA election globetrotters avoid football's real problems: expertsZURICH - The battle for the FIFA presidency has turned into a gruelling round-t
FIFA election globetrotters avoid football's real problems: experts
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
ZURICH - The battle for the FIFA presidency has turned into a gruelling round-the-globe marathon for the five candidates but observers say they are avoiding the real problems facing the scandal-infected world football body. (Clockwise from top L)... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sir Alex backs Infantino's FIFA bidFIFA vote: Alex Ferguson backs Gianni Infantino for president Former Mancheste
Sir Alex backs Infantino's FIFA bid
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
FIFA vote: Alex Ferguson backs Gianni Infantino for president Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson and Russia have declared backing for UEFA executive Gianni Infantino's bid to become FIFA president. The European confederation's general... Read more
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