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Irish Examiner
FIFA issues life bans to three former officials for corruptionfew days after Lai's plea but he is still a major player in Olympic circles and
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 hours ago
few days after Lai's plea but he is still a major player in Olympic circles and was instrumental in getting Thomas Bach and Gianni Infantino elected as presidents of the International Olympic Committee and FIFA respectively. As well as the ban for... Read more
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FIFA
Final Draw assistants to represent hosts Russia and seven World Cup winnersthat await us during the World Cup while also bringing the spotlight to those w
FIFA / Posted 19 hours ago
that await us during the World Cup while also bringing the spotlight to those who have made history," said FIFA president Gianni Infantino. "It is a great line-up and I am delighted to have FIFA Legends from all of the former World Cup winning... Read more
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Lake Placid News
World Cup bribes, death threats: Corrupt world of FIFAin early 2015. Napout is a Paraguayan like Dominguez, and his predecessor as CO
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
in early 2015. Napout is a Paraguayan like Dominguez, and his predecessor as CONMEBOL leader. Under current FIFA President Gianni Infantino, Dominguez is a key ally in Zurich as one of FIFA's eight vice presidents and was rewarded with being made... Read more
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KTVN Reno
World Cup bribes, death threats: Corrupt world of FIFAin early 2015. Napout is a Paraguayan like Dominguez, and his predecessor as CO
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
in early 2015. Napout is a Paraguayan like Dominguez, and his predecessor as CONMEBOL leader. Under current FIFA President Gianni Infantino, Dominguez is a key ally in Zurich as one of FIFA's eight vice presidents and was rewarded with being made... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
World Cup bribes, death threats: Corrupt world of FIFAin early 2015. Napout is a Paraguayan like Dominguez, and his predecessor as CO
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
in early 2015. Napout is a Paraguayan like Dominguez, and his predecessor as CONMEBOL leader. Under current FIFA President Gianni Infantino, Dominguez is a key ally in Zurich as one of FIFA's eight vice presidents and was rewarded with being made... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
World Cup bribes, death threats: Corrupt world of FIFAin early 2015. Napout is a Paraguayan like Dominguez, and his predecessor as CO
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
in early 2015. Napout is a Paraguayan like Dominguez, and his predecessor as CONMEBOL leader. Under current FIFA President Gianni Infantino, Dominguez is a key ally in Zurich as one of FIFA's eight vice presidents and was rewarded with being made... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
World Cup bribes, death threats: Corrupt world of FIFAin early 2015. Napout is a Paraguayan like Dominguez, and his predecessor as CO
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
in early 2015. Napout is a Paraguayan like Dominguez, and his predecessor as CONMEBOL leader. Under current FIFA President Gianni Infantino, Dominguez is a key ally in Zurich as one of FIFA's eight vice presidents and was rewarded with being made... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
World Cup bribes, death threats: Corrupt world of FIFAin early 2015. Napout is a Paraguayan like Dominguez, and his predecessor as CO
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted yesterday
in early 2015. Napout is a Paraguayan like Dominguez, and his predecessor as CONMEBOL leader. Under current FIFA President Gianni Infantino, Dominguez is a key ally in Zurich as one of FIFA's eight vice presidents and was rewarded with being made... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
World Cup bribes, death threats: Corrupt world of FIFAin early 2015. Napout is a Paraguayan like Dominguez, and his predecessor as CO
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
in early 2015. Napout is a Paraguayan like Dominguez, and his predecessor as CONMEBOL leader. Under current FIFA President Gianni Infantino, Dominguez is a key ally in Zurich as one of FIFA's eight vice presidents and was rewarded with being made... Read more
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Island Packet
World Cup bribes, death threats: Corrupt world of FIFAin early 2015. Napout is a Paraguayan like Dominguez, and his predecessor as CO
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
in early 2015. Napout is a Paraguayan like Dominguez, and his predecessor as CONMEBOL leader. Under current FIFA President Gianni Infantino, Dominguez is a key ally in Zurich as one of FIFA's eight vice presidents and was rewarded with being made... Read more
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Daily Herald
World Cup bribes, death threats: Corrupt world of FIFAin early 2015. Napout is a Paraguayan like Dominguez, and his predecessor as CO
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
in early 2015. Napout is a Paraguayan like Dominguez, and his predecessor as CONMEBOL leader. Under current FIFA President Gianni Infantino, Dominguez is a key ally in Zurich as one of FIFA's eight vice presidents and was rewarded with being made... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
FIFA Investigation-Trial Talking Pointsin early 2015. Napout is a Paraguayan like Dominguez, and his predecessor as CO
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted yesterday
in early 2015. Napout is a Paraguayan like Dominguez, and his predecessor as CONMEBOL leader. Under current FIFA President Gianni Infantino, Dominguez is a key ally in Zurich as one of FIFA's eight vice presidents and was rewarded with being made... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Adidas 'would have problem' with Fifa if it has broken law - reportand Visa, Adidas is one of Fifa’s top partners that contribute every four years
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
and Visa, Adidas is one of Fifa’s top partners that contribute every four years to support the World Cup. Fifa President Gianni Infantino gestures while speaking during a press briefing. Picture: AFP FRANKFURT - Adidas, a long-standing sponsor... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Adidas 'would have problem' with FIFA if it has broken law: Bild am Sonntagby the indictment in the United States of several dozen soccer officials on cor
Reuters Sports News / Posted 2 days ago
by the indictment in the United States of several dozen soccer officials on corruption-related charges. FIFA president Gianni Infantino was elected in February 2016 to rebuild FIFA after it became embroiled in the scandal. A prosecution... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Adidas 'would have problem' with FIFA if it has broken law - Bild am Sonntagby the indictment in the United States of several dozen soccer officials on cor
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
by the indictment in the United States of several dozen soccer officials on corruption-related charges. FIFA president Gianni Infantino was elected in February 2016 to rebuild FIFA after it became embroiled in the scandal. A prosecution... Read more
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heraldscotland
Gabriele Marcotti: Socially mobile international football beats club game for dramato scandal and the Sepp Blatter administration. Most of those folks are gone an
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
to scandal and the Sepp Blatter administration. Most of those folks are gone and many are on trial. The new regime under Gianni Infantino, for the time being at least, has avoided scandal and accusations, at least relative to the Blatter... Read more
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New York Daily News
Fired FIFA ethics officials set up advice agency in Zurichmore transparency and organizational governance standards." Eckert and Borbely
New York Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
more transparency and organizational governance standards." Eckert and Borbely were effectively fired by FIFA President Gianni Infantino at the soccer body's congress in Bahrain. Amid reports Infantino was being investigated for possible... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Federation confirms use of VAR in La Liga next seasonbefore football's rule-making body IFAB decides next year whether to approve it
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
before football's rule-making body IFAB decides next year whether to approve its use on a permanent basis. FIFA president Gianni Infantino has already said he wants to use it at the 2018 World Cup. (Reporting by Richard Martin; Editing by Toby... Read more
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EuroNews
La Liga to introduce VAR next season - Tebasweek of the 2018-19 campaign. VAR is already used in the top flight in Germany,
EuroNews / Posted 7 days ago
week of the 2018-19 campaign. VAR is already used in the top flight in Germany, Italy and Portugal, while FIFA president Gianni Infantino has expressed his support for introducing it at the 2018 World Cup, although its use is yet to be officially... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Likes of Messi and Ronaldo will get some high-tech help next seasonweek of the 2018-19 campaign. VAR is already used in the top flight in Germany
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
week of the 2018-19 campaign. VAR is already used in the top flight in Germany, Italy and Portugal, while FIFA president Gianni Infantino has expressed his support for introducing it at the 2018 World Cup, although its use is yet to be officially... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
After Italy's failure comes brighter futureleast, what Tavecchio should do is address Italy's perennial FIFA ranking probl
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 7 days ago
least, what Tavecchio should do is address Italy's perennial FIFA ranking problem. Not by, as he said he did, calling up Gianni Infantino to complain because Italy "won four World Cups" but by hiring someone who understands how the rankings work.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
La Liga to introduce VAR next season - Tebasweek of the 2018-19 campaign. VAR is already used in the top flight in Germany
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
week of the 2018-19 campaign. VAR is already used in the top flight in Germany, Italy and Portugal, while FIFA president Gianni Infantino has expressed his support for introducing it at the 2018 World Cup, although its use is yet to be officially... Read more
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EuroNews
Northern Ireland exit rekindles debate over technology at World Cupstriker Iain Dowie on Sky Sports. “It was horrendous and yet it is people’s liv
EuroNews / Posted 8 days ago
striker Iain Dowie on Sky Sports. “It was horrendous and yet it is people’s livelihoods at stake.” Although FIFA president Gianni Infantino is pushing for the technology to be used in next year’s tournament, a final decision will not be taken until... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Northern Ireland exit rekindles debate over technology at World Cupstriker Iain Dowie on Sky Sports. "It was horrendous and yet it is people's liv
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
striker Iain Dowie on Sky Sports. "It was horrendous and yet it is people's livelihoods at stake." Although FIFA president Gianni Infantino is pushing for the technology to be used in next year's tournament, a final decision will not be taken until... Read more
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FIFA
Afghan Premier League takes another step forwardPremier League concluded last month Shaheen Asmayee defeated De Maiwand Atalan
FIFA / Posted 9 days ago
Premier League concluded last month Shaheen Asmayee defeated De Maiwand Atalan to win fourth league title FIFA President Gianni Infantino passed on his congratulations Football in Afghanistan took another positive step forward recently following... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tokyo Sexwale's Report Frustrates Palestinian Hopesfootball's willingness to act in other cases. In 2014 UEFA (the European footba
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
football's willingness to act in other cases. In 2014 UEFA (the European football authority), under current FIFA President Gianni Infantino, suspended clubs in occupied Crimea from playing in the Russian domestic leagues. More broadly, though, it... Read more
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Daily Mail
Arsenal chief scout Steve Rowley set to quit after more than 35 yearsthe Premier League outfit Rowley has contacted scouting colleagues to tell the
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
the Premier League outfit Rowley has contacted scouting colleagues to tell them that he's had enough FIFA president Gianni Infantino wants to use video technology at the World Cup Six Nations have renewed NatWest sponsorship but there is no... Read more
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African Football
CAF set to help Guinea host a successful AFCON in 2023Ahmad, CAF President shakes hands with Gianni Infantino, FIFA President With G
African Football / Posted 13 days ago
Ahmad, CAF President shakes hands with Gianni Infantino, FIFA President With Guinea set to host the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations tournament, the Confederation of African Football says it will help the country organise a better tournament. CAF boss,... Read more
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Daily Mail
England to wear BLUE away kit against GermanyFA have received praise from the highest football level after England's success
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
FA have received praise from the highest football level after England's success at junior level. FIFA president Gianni Infantino and UEFA counterpart Aleksander Ceferin have written to FA chairman Greg Clarke congratulating him on... Read more
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The World Game
FIFA agree to transfer system overhaulmarks an important milestone in the improvement of the global governance of pro
The World Game / Posted 15 days ago
marks an important milestone in the improvement of the global governance of professional football," FIFA president Gianni Infantino said. "I have witnessed unprecedented cooperation between FIFA, FIFPro, the European Club Association and... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Players win right to break bad contractsand quickly. Greeting this deal as "an important milestone in improving footba
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 15 days ago
and quickly. Greeting this deal as "an important milestone in improving football's global governance," FIFA president Gianni Infantino said: "I have witnessed unprecedented cooperation between FIFA, FIFPro, the European Club Association and... Read more
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The Hindu
Letter of praise tinged with a regretFIFA president Gianni Infantino, who has written to Prime Minister Narendra Mod
The Hindu / Posted 15 days ago
FIFA president Gianni Infantino, who has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulating India for successfully hosting the U-17 World Cup, has expressed regret that he could not meet Modi. “The FIFA delegation has now returned to Zurich with... Read more
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soccernews
FIFPro drops FIFA complaint as transfer task force is launchedmarks an important milestone in the improvement of the global governance of pro
soccernews / Posted 15 days ago
marks an important milestone in the improvement of the global governance of professional football,” said FIFA president Gianni Infantino. “I have witnessed unprecedented cooperation between FIFA, FIFPro, the European Club Association and the... Read more
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DW
Player power boosted by new FIFA contract rules |who will join FIFPro and FIFA in the newly formed Football Stakeholders Committ
DW / Posted 15 days ago
who will join FIFPro and FIFA in the newly formed Football Stakeholders Committee. "Today marks an important milestone in the improvement of the global governance of professional football," FIFA president Gianni Infantino said. jtm/ftm... Read more
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Soccer Way
FIFPro drops FIFA complaint as transfer task force is launched marks an important milestone in the improvement of the global governance of pro
Soccer Way / Posted 15 days ago
marks an important milestone in the improvement of the global governance of professional football," said FIFA president Gianni Infantino. "I have witnessed unprecedented cooperation between FIFA, FIFPro, the European Club Association and the... Read more
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Goal.com
FIFPro drops FIFA complaint over transfer systemmarks an important milestone in the improvement of the global governance of pro
Goal.com / Posted 15 days ago
marks an important milestone in the improvement of the global governance of professional football," said FIFA president Gianni Infantino. "I have witnessed unprecedented cooperation between FIFA, FIFPro, the European Club Association and the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Palestinian football officials get court date for FIFA caseFIFA President Gianni Infantino addresses a press conference in Kolkata, India,
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
FIFA President Gianni Infantino addresses a press conference in Kolkata, India, Friday, Sept. 27, 2017. The 2018 World Cup champion will get $38 million from a prize fund FIFA has increased by 12 percent to $400 million. FIFA said Friday that each of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Players' union to withdraw challenge to transfer systemable to drag the process out for up to two years by taking the case to FIFA's D
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
able to drag the process out for up to two years by taking the case to FIFA's Dispute Resolution Chamber. FIFA president Gianni Infantino said the agreement was "an important milestone in the improvement of the global governance of professional... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Palestinian soccer officials get court date for FIFA caseappeal on Nov. 27. A verdict is expected weeks later. The court date was annou
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 15 days ago
appeal on Nov. 27. A verdict is expected weeks later. The court date was announced 10 days after FIFA President Gianni Infantino said his organization would not intervene after years of attempted mediation between its two member... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
CAS-FIFA-Palestiniansappeal on Nov. 27. A verdict is expected weeks later. The court date was annou
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 15 days ago
appeal on Nov. 27. A verdict is expected weeks later. The court date was announced 10 days after FIFA President Gianni Infantino said his organization would not intervene after years of attempted mediation between its two member... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Palestinian soccer officials get court date for FIFA caseappeal on Nov. 27. A verdict is expected weeks later. The court date was annou
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 15 days ago
appeal on Nov. 27. A verdict is expected weeks later. The court date was announced 10 days after FIFA President Gianni Infantino said his organization would not intervene after years of attempted mediation between its two member... Read more
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Island Packet
Palestinian soccer officials get court date for FIFA caseappeal on Nov. 27. A verdict is expected weeks later. The court date was annou
Island Packet / Posted 15 days ago
appeal on Nov. 27. A verdict is expected weeks later. The court date was announced 10 days after FIFA President Gianni Infantino said his organization would not intervene after years of attempted mediation between its two member... Read more
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dna
Indian federation 'reminded' by FIFA over outside interferenceruling came less than a week after India completed its hosting of the under-17
dna / Posted 17 days ago
ruling came less than a week after India completed its hosting of the under-17 World Cup and was praised by FIFA president Gianni Infantino, who said he wants to make football the most popular sport in the cricket-mad nation. The AIFF election,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Indian federation 'reminded' by Fifa over outside interferenceruling came less than a week after India completed its hosting of the under-17
Eye Witness News / Posted 17 days ago
ruling came less than a week after India completed its hosting of the under-17 World Cup and was praised by Fifa president Gianni Infantino, who said he wants to make football the most popular sport in the cricket-mad nation. The AIFF election,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Indian federation 'reminded' by FIFA over outside interferenceruling came less than a week after India completed its hosting of the under-17
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
ruling came less than a week after India completed its hosting of the under-17 World Cup and was praised by FIFA president Gianni Infantino, who said he wants to make football the most popular sport in the cricket-mad nation. The AIFF election,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Global league can revive stale international soccertwo international fixtures. Will June 2021 see a refreshed club competition or
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
two international fixtures. Will June 2021 see a refreshed club competition or new international series? FIFA President Gianni Infantino seems to be pitched directly against his former paymasters in Europe over who determines the future of... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Napoli legend Maradona slams Sampaoli, Veron and Wanda for Icardi Argentina selectionnamed Juan Sebastian Veron, the one who did the first call-ups for Sampaoli. “
tribalfootball.com / Posted 21 days ago
named Juan Sebastian Veron, the one who did the first call-ups for Sampaoli. “I've talked about this with [FIFA President Gianni] Infantino and I'm going to do it again, because Argentinian football is a powder keg. “We aren't doing things right,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Historic Milestone for Somali FootballIt is being built as the SFF is benefiting from the new development initiatives
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
It is being built as the SFF is benefiting from the new development initiatives created by the president of FIFA, Mr. Gianni Infantino. "The headquarters will be the home of the entire football family of Somalia. Having more space to work... Read more
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The World Game
FIFA exec says 24-team Club World Cup from 2021 discussedonly on Monday by FIFA Council member Reinhard Grindel. FIFA did not respond t
The World Game / Posted 22 days ago
only on Monday by FIFA Council member Reinhard Grindel. FIFA did not respond to requests for comment. FIFA President Gianni Infantino, who has previously floated plans for a 32-team Club World Cup, said last week that a review of... Read more
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TSN
FIFA exec says 24-team Club World Cup discussedonly on Monday by FIFA Council member Reinhard Grindel. FIFA did not respond t
TSN / Posted 22 days ago
only on Monday by FIFA Council member Reinhard Grindel. FIFA did not respond to requests for comment. FIFA President Gianni Infantino, who has previously floated plans for a 32-team Club World Cup, said last week that a review of... Read more
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