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Celitc refereeing blunder shows it is finally time for FIFA to embrace video … – Daily Mail


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Celitc refereeing blunder shows it is finally time for FIFA to embrace video
Daily Mail
You won't find it written down anywhere in black and white yet it remains one of the unseen by-laws of the game: until such time as an almighty mess is sitting squarely on FIFA's front step, the governing body chooses to keep the door bolted firmly shut.

Posted on 21 April 2015 | 12:08 am

Shazam, OneDrive, Porsche, FIFA 15, ESPN, JetBlue and More Apps Updated … – Mac Rumors


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Shazam, OneDrive, Porsche, FIFA 15, ESPN, JetBlue and More Apps Updated
Mac Rumors
Shazam Apple Watch A number of notable apps have been updated with Apple Watch support to start off the week, including Shazam, Microsoft OneDrive, Porsche Car Connect, FIFA 15 Ultimate Team by EA SPORTS, Epicurious, Nick Jr, ESPN, Avea, …

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Posted on 20 April 2015 | 6:46 pm

Sarah McLachlan, Tegan and Sara announced as Opening Ceremony artists for … – FIFA.com (registration)


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Sarah McLachlan, Tegan and Sara announced as Opening Ceremony artists for
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Grammy Award winning artist Sarah McLachlan and Juno Award winning duo Tegan and Sara have been announced as featured artists for the Opening Ceremony of the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015™ taking place directly before the Opening …
Sarah McLachlan to open FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 in EdmontonEdmonton Sun

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Posted on 20 April 2015 | 6:07 pm

FIFA 16 May Have a Story Mode – Gameranx


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FIFA 16 May Have a Story Mode
Gameranx
Of course, this isn't confirmation that FIFA 16 or Madden 2016 will have a story mode, EA may be planning to take their career and franchise modes in different direction. We're sure to find out more when those games are officially announced. FIFA 16
FIFA 16 is Asking for Narrative Designers, Could be for a Story ModeSegmentNext

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Posted on 20 April 2015 | 5:08 pm

Sepp Blatter: nothing can stop Russia from hosting best World Cup in 2018 – The Guardian


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Sepp Blatter: nothing can stop Russia from hosting best World Cup in 2018
The Guardian
Putin has promised Russia will not let Fifa down when it hosts the World Cup for the first time. “We hosted the [Winter] Olympics last year and now Russia has before it a large, if not to say huge task of preparing for the 2018 world championship in
Sepp Blatter slams FIFA's critics, tells them to 'stay at home'USA TODAY
Sepp Blatter meets Vladimir Putin as FIFA president backs Russia to host 'best mirror.co.uk
Blatter: Russia 2018 WC can be best everESPN FC
Xinhua -Firstpost -FOXSports.com
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Posted on 20 April 2015 | 2:32 pm

Israeli FA to fight Palestinian calls to ban them from FIFA – Jewish News


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Israeli FA to fight Palestinian calls to ban them from FIFA
Jewish News
While FIFA president Sepp Blatter said earlier this month he would try to persuade the Palestine FA to withdraw the proposal, the Israelis fear the matter will be taken to a vote. Israeli FA (IFA) chief executive Rotem Kamer told Israel's Army Radio
Israel meets with FIFA and UEFA in bid to avert football boycottWorld Soccer
Israeli Football Association to discuss call with FIFA, UEFA.Haaretz
Israelis Seek to Halt PA's 'Soccer Intifada'Arutz Sheva

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Posted on 20 April 2015 | 12:54 pm

47 days to go – FIFA.com (registration)


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47 days to go
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At 47cm high, ten centimetres taller than the men's trophy, the FIFA Women's World Cup™ trophy was designed by William Sawaya from Milanese company Sawaya & Moroni. Originally hand-made for the 1999 tournament, it takes the form of a spiral band …

Posted on 20 April 2015 | 12:16 pm

Home associations to turn down FIFA cash – SkySports


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Home associations to turn down FIFA cash
SkySports
British associations will refuse to use up to £8,000 in FIFA cash for personal expenditure at next month's FIFA Congress. Sky Sports News HQ understands officials from the FA, Scottish FA, Football Association of Wales and Irish FA will not use their

Posted on 20 April 2015 | 11:34 am

Laudrup: This part of the season is great – FIFA.com (registration)


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Laudrup: This part of the season is great
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For the quick-footed and sharp-minded midfielder who inspired Denmark in an outstanding run to the quarter-finals of the 1998 FIFA World Cup France™, there is already a new generation of talented Qatari youngsters who have come out as a result of the …

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Posted on 20 April 2015 | 9:27 am

Israel Football Association fights Palestinian call for FIFA ban – Ynetnews


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Israel Football Association fights Palestinian call for FIFA ban
Ynetnews
Next week, Eini and Kamer will set out to meet the president of FIFA, Sepp Blatter, in order to examine ways to prevent the FIFA congress from voting on suspending Israel from the league or find a way to secure enough votes to delay the Palestinian
Israeli FA to discuss Palestinian ban call with FIFA, UEFAReuters UK
Palestine football body to seek Israel suspension from FIFAMiddle East Eye
PLO Targets Israeli Soccer AthletesThe Jewish Press

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Posted on 19 April 2015 | 9:48 am

FIFA – Yahoo News Search Results

FIFA President Blatter welcomes members of the German Bundestag

FIFA President Blatter today welcomed a delegation from the Sports Committee of the German  Bundestag  (parliament), led by its deputy chair Reinhard Grindel, to the Home of FIFA.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 4:30 pm

FIFA presidential hopeful Luis Figo to tempt CONCACAF voters with cash boost

FIFA presidential hopeful Luis Figo will travel to the Caribbean this week hoping to tempt voters in the CONCACAF region with a plan to distribute more funds, $2.5 billion over four years, to national associations.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 1:33 am

Fifa World Cup: Rufer joins Cup campaign

Our greatest ever footballer says a Fifa World Cup Down Under would be "unbelievable", and would do wonders for the game in New Zealand.Legendary All White Wynton Rufer, Oceania's Player of the 20th Century, said the proposed bid…

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 5:24 pm

Soccer-Figo to tempt CONCACAF voters with cash boost plan

By Simon Evans MIAMI, April 13 (Reuters) – FIFA presidential hopeful Luis Figo will travel to the Caribbean this week hoping to tempt voters in the CONCACAF region with a plan to distribute more funds, $2.5 billion over four years, to national associations. CONCACAF hold their congress on Thursday in the Bahamas and the former Portugal international will be working the corridors as he looks to …

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 4:03 pm

Indonesia refuses to buckle under FIFA threats

An arm of the Indonesian government has accused FIFA of insulting the country's sovereignty after soccer's world governing body threatened to ban the Asians over a dispute that has halted the local league. The Indonesia Super League was suspended by the local football association (PSSI) following Saturday's matches after a row about the eligibility of two clubs with the Indonesian Professional …

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 7:53 am

Soccer-Indonesia refuses to buckle under FIFA threats

An arm of the Indonesian government has accused FIFA of insulting the country's sovereignty after soccer's world governing body threatened to ban the Asians over a dispute that has halted the local league. The Indonesia Super League was suspended by the local football association (PSSI) following Saturday's matches after a row about the eligibility of two clubs with the Indonesian Professional …

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 7:39 am

FIFA warns Indonesia govt not to meddle in domestic league

FIFA has warned the Indonesian government not to interfere in the running of the country's domestic league, the sports ministry said Sunday as it rejected the accusation. FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke told sports minister Imam Nahrawi to allow the Indonesian Football Association, known by its Indonesian acronym PSSI, to manage its affairs "independently and without influence of any third …

Posted on 12 April 2015 | 2:40 pm

FIFA warns Indonesia over meddling in football

Soccer's world governing body FIFA has written to the Indonesian government, asking the Minister of Youth and Sports to stop meddling in the running of the local football league. A FIFA spokesperson told Reuters that if the Indonesian government did not comply with the request, FIFA could impose possible sanctions. "In the said letter, FIFA informed the Minister of Youth and Sports that FIFA …

Posted on 11 April 2015 | 11:26 am

Soccer-FIFA warns Indonesia over meddling in football

Soccer's world governing body FIFA has written to the Indonesian government, asking the Minister of Youth and Sports to stop meddling in the running of the local football league. A FIFA spokesperson told Reuters that if the Indonesian government did not comply with the request, FIFA could impose possible sanctions. "In the said letter, FIFA informed the Minister of Youth and Sports that FIFA …

Posted on 11 April 2015 | 10:56 am

Prince Ali expects sponsors to snub FIFA if Blatter stays

FIFA presidential candidate Prince Ali bin al-Hussein believes the scandal-hit organization will struggle to replace sponsors and be damaged financially if Sepp Blatter remains in charge. Five of FIFA's top 14 sponsors decided in recent months not to extend their deals, leaving a void ahead of the high-profile qualifying draw event for the 2018 World Cup in Russia in July. ''The damage which is …

Posted on 6 April 2015 | 1:31 pm