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Argentina chief slams Fifa dismissal – SuperSport


SuperSport

Argentina chief slams Fifa dismissal
SuperSport
The president of the Argentina Football Association (AFA) angrily lashed out at Fifa on Saturday after the sport's world governing body removed him from office and appointed a committee to take charge of the organisation's affairs. Fifa on Friday said
Argentina federation being handled by emergency FIFA panel after fraud charge against presidentNewstalk 106-108 fm
Argentina federation to have affairs managed by emergency FIFA panelESPN FC (blog)
FIFA take control at scandal-hit Argentine Football AssociationInsidethegames.biz
Reuters UK –Buenos Aires Herald –Shanghai Daily (subscription)
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Posted on 25 June 2016 | 10:06 pm

Japan’s top league sheds Pro Evolution Soccer exclusive to appear in FIFA 17 – Polygon


Polygon

Japan's top league sheds Pro Evolution Soccer exclusive to appear in FIFA 17
Polygon
Japan's J1 League (formally, the "Meiji Yasuda J1 League") and its 18 teams are all licensed to appear in FIFA 17 when it launches this September, EA Sports announced yesterday. Additionally, Suita City Football Stadium (pictured), the new home field
FIFA 17 has a new league – but it's probably not the one you were hoping forJOE.co.uk
'FIFA 17:' EA announces inclusion of Japan J1 League, adds 18 clubs, new stadiumInternational Business Times, India Edition

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Posted on 25 June 2016 | 2:40 pm

Argentina federation being handled by emergency FIFA panel… – Newstalk 106-108 fm


Argentina federation being handled by emergency FIFA panel…
Newstalk 106-108 fm
As Argentina prepare for the Copa America final against Chile, the federation has been taken over by an emergency FIFA panel to manage its affairs. Luis Segura, the president of Argentina's FA was recently charged with fraudulent administration

Posted on 25 June 2016 | 10:33 am

Germany feeling their way forward – FIFA.com


FIFA.com

Germany feeling their way forward
FIFA.com
… began and while Hummels had a couple of wobbles on his return in the second group game, the duo have demonstrated that their partnership in central defence is one of the cornerstones of the reigning FIFA World Cup™ champions at this tournament.

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Posted on 25 June 2016 | 9:22 am

Mouth-watering match-ups drawn in Africa – FIFA.com


FIFA.com

Mouth-watering match-ups drawn in Africa
FIFA.com
For the last two FIFA World Cups™, the same five African teams have progressed through qualification to the finals, but the field for Russia 2018 will definitely be different as three of the finalists from South Africa 2010 and Brazil 2014 have been
FIFA World Cup 2018 Qualifiers: There are no easy opponents in Group E, says Egyptian midfielder ElNenyKawowo Sports
2018 FIFA World Cup: Black Stars draw Uganda, Congo, Egypt in African QualifiersPulse.com.gh
Full Groups of Africa's draw for 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiersGhanasoccernet.com

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Posted on 24 June 2016 | 6:13 pm

FIFA World Cup 2018 African qualifiers draw – beIN SPORTS MENA Breaking News


The Nation Newspaper

FIFA World Cup 2018 African qualifiers draw
beIN SPORTS MENA Breaking News
Algeria, Nigeria and Cameroon — three of the five African qualifiers for the last World Cup — were drawn together Friday in a group from which only the winners go to the 2018 finals in Russia. Group B was completed by Zambia, shock winners of the
FIFA 2018 WORLD CUP Nigeria gets group of deathThe Nation Newspaper
What Nigeria needs to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World CupNAIJ.COM
2018 FIFA WC Qualifier: Cameroon Broos Rates Teams in “Group of Death”FootballliveNG (blog)
BusinessDay –The Whistler –Insidethegames.biz
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Posted on 24 June 2016 | 4:28 pm

Road to Russia mapped out for African hopefuls – FIFA.com


FIFA.com

Road to Russia mapped out for African hopefuls
FIFA.com
The last remaining steps for Africa's FIFA World Cup™ contenders have been laid out after the draw for the continent's third round of Russia 2018 qualifiers took place in Egypt. The event, held at CAF's Cairo headquarters, threw up some mouth-watering …
FIFA demotes Nigeria in World Cup Africa seedingVanguard
FIFA cancels corrected ranking, keeping Egypt in Pot 2King Fut
Africa gears up for draw for third round of 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiersAfricanews
Yahoo TV (blog) –News24 Nigeria
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Posted on 24 June 2016 | 4:03 pm

FIFA 17 reviewed by Manchester United forward Rashford – Manchester Evening News


Manchester Evening News

FIFA 17 reviewed by Manchester United forward Rashford
Manchester Evening News
Marcus Rashford sees a bit of himself in the new FIFA 17 character Alex Hunter. Manufacturers EA have unveiled a new mode called The Journey, where gamers can take on the role of fictitious young player Hunter. The storyline – a young hopeful looking
Marcus Rashford speaks about *those* similarities between him and FIFA 17's Alex HunterDream Team FC

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Posted on 24 June 2016 | 3:22 pm

FIFA 17 PS4 and Xbox One UPDATE: EA make big promises about ‘MASSIVE’ release – Express.co.uk


Express.co.uk

FIFA 17 PS4 and Xbox One UPDATE: EA make big promises about 'MASSIVE' release
Express.co.uk
EA Sports is making big claims about FIFA 17, describing it as a "massive" game that's been years in the making. In fact, FIFA 17 gameplay producer Aaron McHardy told Daily Star Online that it's the biggest FIFA game EA Sports has ever made.
J1 League Coming To FIFA 17TrueAchievements
FIFA 17 adds Japanese J1 League as one of the first new sets of teamsGamesRadar (blog)
'FIFA 17' To Feature Japanese J1 League, All 18 Clubs And Suita City Football StadiumDesign & Trend
Gotta Be Mobile –Attack of the Fanboy
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Posted on 24 June 2016 | 3:10 pm

KPMG quits Fifa over reform programme doubts – Financial Times


Financial Times

KPMG quits Fifa over reform programme doubts
Financial Times
KPMG , which resigned as auditor of Fifa last week, concluded that the new leadership of world football's governing body was not serious about reform in the wake of a devastating corruption investigation, according to documents seen by the Financial Times.
Auditor Raised Issues With FIFA Before ResigningWall Street Journal
KPMG raised concerns over Fifa accounts prior to resigningThe Drum
Swiss audit oversight body looking into KPMG's FIFA workReuters UK

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Posted on 20 June 2016 | 4:43 am

FIFA – BingNews

Bachmann: Russia 2006 was a fantastic adventure

Back in 2006, she became one of the youngest players to feature at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Championship when she represented Switzerland at the tournament in Russia. Bachmann was also a member of the Swiss squad at the 2010 edition of the competition …

Posted on 26 June 2016 | 12:51 am

Japan’s top league sheds Pro Evolution Soccer exclusive to appear in FIFA 17

FIFA 17 will, for the first time in series history, feature Japan’s top professional soccer league, yet another sign that Konami has lost interest in developing console video games. Japan’s J1 League (formally, the “Meiji Yasuda J1 League”) and its 18 …

Posted on 25 June 2016 | 11:18 pm

FIFA 17 PS4 and Xbox One UPDATE: EA make big promises about ‘MASSIVE’ release

EA Sports is making big claims about FIFA 17, describing it as a “massive” game that’s been years in the making. In fact, FIFA 17 gameplay producer Aaron McHardy told Daily Star Online that it’s the biggest FIFA game EA Sports has ever made. And according …

Posted on 25 June 2016 | 4:07 pm

Argentina football chief slams FIFA dismissal

Hoboken (United States) (AFP) – The president of the Argentina Football Association (AFA) angrily lashed out at FIFA on Saturday after the sport’s world governing body removed him from office and appointed a committee to take charge of the organization’s …

Posted on 25 June 2016 | 3:34 pm

FIFA to send in emergency panel to run Argentina football body

Steps have already been taken to fix the AFA, which remains embroiled in a financial and governance crisis, as President Luis Segura has been replaced at the helm by AFA secretary Damian Dupiellet. Led by Julio Grondona since the 1970s, the federation has …

Posted on 25 June 2016 | 1:55 pm

FIFA puts troubled AFA under administration

FIFA has put the crisis-torn Argentine Football Association (AFA) under the administration of a committee to put its house in order and prepare it for presidential elections, world soccer’s governing body announced yesterday. AFA, run by the late Julio …

Posted on 25 June 2016 | 6:37 am

Fifa puts crisis-torn Argentine FA under administrative committee

The AFA, run as a personal fiefdom by the late Julio Grondona for 35 years until his death in 2014, has since been immersed in a financial and governance crisis. (AP) Fifa has put the crisis-torn Argentine FA under the administration of a committee to put …

Posted on 25 June 2016 | 5:53 am

FIFA to send in emergency panel to run Argentina soccer body

ZURICH (AP) — FIFA says it has taken control of Argentina’s soccer federation from the current leadership and will help pick an emergency panel to manage its affairs. FIFA announced the decision Friday, two days before the Lionel Messi-led Argentina team …

Posted on 24 June 2016 | 12:01 pm

FIFA 17 Release Date: 10 Key Details for Gamers

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 and we now know pre-order information and other key details. We are still …

Posted on 24 June 2016 | 9:53 am

Japan Is The New FIFA 17 League

EA Sports continues to add new teams and players to its annual FIFA franchise. FIFA 17 will now include the Japan J1 League for the very first time in the series. EA Sports made the big announcement on the official website. The “MEIJI YASUDA J1 League …

Posted on 23 June 2016 | 11:28 pm