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Qatar Football Association backs official after FIFA investigator seeks ban – Daily Mail


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Qatar Football Association backs official after FIFA investigator seeks ban
Daily Mail
DOHA, Aug 27 (Reuters) – Qatar's Football Association said on Saturday it fully backed its vice president, Saoud Al-Mohannadi, a day after a FIFA investigator recommended he be banned from the game for at least 2 1/2 years over allegations of …
Qatar hits back at FIFA over possible ban for officialYahoo Sports
FIFA seeks ban for Qatar officialJamaica Observer
FIFA watchdog recommends two-year ban for Qatar football officialDoha News

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Posted on 27 August 2016 | 12:58 pm

Hong: We can’t afford to underestimate China – FIFA.com


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Hong: We can't afford to underestimate China
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Korea Republic will enter Thursday's opening game in Asia's third qualifying round for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ against China PR with cause for optimism. The Taeguk Warriors enjoy a superior head-to-head record against the neighbours with 19 …

Posted on 27 August 2016 | 10:09 am

FIFA corruption inquiry: Football’s disgraced old guard re-emerges – CCTV-America


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FIFA corruption inquiry: Football's disgraced old guard re-emerges
CCTV-America
It's been six months since Sepp Blatter left FIFA, the world football's governing body in disgrace. He was the public face of a corruption network that extended across the world. And despite a changing of the guard, the organization can't quite draw a
Moya Dodd announces she will run for Asia's women's seat on FIFA CouncilExcelle Sports
Blatter fights FIFA ban in marathon final appealSport24
Former FIFA President, Blatter pledges to accept CAS VerdictTVC News

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Posted on 27 August 2016 | 2:11 am

FIFA highlights Detroit City FC’s rise in video – The Detroit News


The Detroit News

FIFA highlights Detroit City FC's rise in video
The Detroit News
FIFA TV, a division of the game's governing body, is the latest to document Detroit City FC's profound impact on the soccer scene. In the five-minute video "Detroit Soccer (is Back!)" team owners Sean Mann and Alex Wright are interviewed as well coach

Posted on 27 August 2016 | 12:15 am

FIFA investigators recommend ban for Qatar FA chief for ‘failure to properly co-operate’ in an investigation – Daily Mail


Daily Mail

FIFA investigators recommend ban for Qatar FA chief for 'failure to properly co-operate' in an investigation
Daily Mail
FIFA investigators want Qatar Football Association vice-president Saoud Al Mohannadi to be banned for 'failure to properly co-operate and provide truthful information' in an investigation. The investigators from world football's governing body's ethics …
FIFA investigators call for suspension of Qatari FA vice-presidentESPN.co.uk (blog)
FIFA ethics investigator seeks to ban, fine Qatar officialReuters UK
FIFA ethics court wants Qatari election candidate bannedValley morning Star

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Posted on 26 August 2016 | 10:37 pm

FIFA to trial video refereeing during Italy v France friendly match – SkySports


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FIFA to trial video refereeing during Italy v France friendly match
SkySports
Video refereeing will be trialled for the first time in an international match, during the friendly between Italy and France on September 1 in Bari, FIFA announced on Friday. An extra assistant referee on the sidelines will be able to communicate with

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Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:28 pm

Hutchinson’s tale of two worlds – FIFA.com


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Hutchinson's tale of two worlds
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Istanbul lives and breathes football. The game is religion in Turkey's largest city. The stadiums, temples. “Fans put so much into the game there,” Besiktas's lanky Canadian midfielder Atiba Hutchinson told FIFA.com with genuine awe. “When we win

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Posted on 26 August 2016 | 6:27 pm

Canada rises to 4th in FIFA women’s soccer ranking – Sportsnet.ca


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Canada rises to 4th in FIFA women's soccer ranking
Sportsnet.ca
Canada has risen to fourth in the FIFA women's soccer ranking on the strength of its bronze-medal performance at the Rio Olympics. The Canadian team gained 93 ranking points and moved up six spots after beating host Brazil 2-1 in the third-place match
USA Remains World No.1 in Latest FIFA RankingsU.S. Soccer (press release) (registration) (blog)
USWNT holds onto top FIFA world ranking, but barelyFOXSports.com
Canada's Women reach new high in FIFA Rankings on the back of Rio successTheSportsCampus.com

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Posted on 26 August 2016 | 2:50 pm

Working conditions: FIFA and trade unions sign cooperation agreement for Russia 2018 – FIFA.com


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Working conditions: FIFA and trade unions sign cooperation agreement for Russia 2018
FIFA.com
FIFA, the Local Organising Committee (LOC), the Building and Wood Workers' International (BWI), and the Russian Construction Workers Union (RBWU) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate in ensuring decent and safe working …

Posted on 26 August 2016 | 2:42 pm

Sepp Blatter arrives at Court of Arbitration for Sport as former FIFA president appeals against six-year ban – Daily Mail


Daily Mail

Sepp Blatter arrives at Court of Arbitration for Sport as former FIFA president appeals against six-year ban
Daily Mail
Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter's fate hangs in the balance as the Court of Arbitration for Sport hearing into his six-year ban gets under way on Thursday. Blatter's 18-year run at the head of world football's governing body ended acrimoniously last …
Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter attends CAS hearingeuronews
Sepp Blatter fights FIFA ban in marathon final appealThe Indian Express
Sepp Blatter corruption scandal: Disgraced Fifa boss insists he will accept verdict in appeal against six-year ban The Sun
Belfast Telegraph –The Hindu –BDlive
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Posted on 25 August 2016 | 7:07 am

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FIFA proposes two-and-a-half-year ban for Qatar official Al-Mohannadi

FIFA’s Ethics Committee has recommended a two-and-a-half-year ban from football for Qatar Football Association (QFA) vice-president Saoud Al-Mohannadi. World football’s governing body has investigated the QFA official for an alleged failure to …

Posted on 27 August 2016 | 2:25 pm

FIFA BEACH SOCCER WORLD CUP: African hopefuls head to the beach

It was the Chinese philosopher Lao Tzu who said that a journey of a thousand miles begins with one step. For ten African beach soccer teams that famous quote becomes real this weekend as they take a first step that they all hope will ultimately take them …

Posted on 27 August 2016 | 12:57 pm

FIFA 17 Legends Cards Guide for FIFA 17 Ultimate Team

FIFA 17 Legends cards are an exclusive for XBox owners. Let’s learn something more about these cards of the greatest football players of all time.. Legends were included in FUT 14 and since then they are still an exclusive content for XBox One and XBox …

Posted on 27 August 2016 | 11:38 am

Fifa Rankings: Nigeria lead Ghana in Africa

The Black Queens of Ghana have maintained their 46th position in the FIFA Women’s Rankings released by the world football governing body for the month of August. The Super Falcons of Nigeria are first in Africa, followed by Black Queens, with Cameroon …

Posted on 27 August 2016 | 11:04 am

Qatar hits back at FIFA over possible ban for official

Doha (AFP) – Qatar Football Association on Saturday backed its vice president Saoud Al-Mohannadi and took aim at FIFA after the governing body called for a two-and-a-half-year ban against the senior official. On Friday, FIFA’s ethics commission recommended …

Posted on 27 August 2016 | 9:43 am

FIFA 17 Release Date: 11 Things Gamers Need to Know

This is what you need to know about the FIFA 17 release date, features, FIFA 17 cover and other important details. The FIFA 17 release date is confirmed for late September, we now know pre-order information and other key details like when you can play …

Posted on 27 August 2016 | 9:40 am

Qatar Football Association backs official after FIFA investigator seeks ban

A FIFA statement did not detail what the inquiry concerned but said it was not linked to the awarding of the 2022 soccer World Cup to Qatar – one of the targets of a series of wider investigations into corruption within FIFA that have rocked global soccer …

Posted on 27 August 2016 | 7:35 am

FIFA ethics commission calls for ban on Qatar football chief at the head of 2019 Asian Cup in UAE

FIFA’s ethics commission on Friday called for a two-and-a-half-year ban against a top Qatar and Asian football official for refusing to cooperate with an inquiry. The official, Saoud Al-Mohannadi, is an Asian Football Confederation (AFC) vice-president and …

Posted on 27 August 2016 | 2:59 am

FIFA seeks ban for Qatar official

ZURICH, Switzerland (AFP) — FIFA’s ethics commission yesterday called for a two-and-a-half-year ban against a top Qatar and Asian football official for refusing to cooperate with an inquiry. The official, Saoud Al-Mohannadi, is an Asian Football …

Posted on 27 August 2016 | 12:59 am

FIFA 17 release date, Ultimate Team details and everything you need to know

The most pressing question for FIFA fans desperate to get their hands on Zlatan Ibrahimovic in a Manchester United shirt or a blonde-haired Lionel Messi. European gamers will be able to get their hands on FIFA 17 when it is released worldwide on September …

Posted on 27 August 2016 | 12:24 am