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June 29, 2017 - 08:54 GMT
The International Sports Journalists’ Association (AIPS) has unanimously rejected a “peremptory” demand of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt and UAE to shut down Al Jazeera and beIN networks, it said yesterday in a statement.
Iranian fans are looking forward to Team Melli's participation in the 2018 World Cup
June 29, 2017 - 08:42 GMT
The 2018 FIFA World Cup is anticipated to lure many Iranian fans to Russia as Iran national team has been qualified for the prestigious event which will be held next year.
Sudan national football team
June 29, 2017 - 08:33 GMT
The International Federation of Football Associations, FIFA has decided to suspend the activities of the Sudan Football Association (SFA) starting from Friday.
Sharjah Women’s Sports Foundation logo
June 28, 2017 - 19:49 GMT
Sharjah Women’s Sports Foundation, SWSF, has added a host of new sporting, entertainment and education activities as part...
Britain's Prince William and his wife Catherine (back) stand with Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife Samantha (front) during the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games on July 27, 2012 at the Olympic stadium in London. AFP PHOTO / LEON NEAL
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June 28, 2017 - 18:59 GMT
The newly published full version of a report on the FIFA 2018/2022 bidding process alleges the former UK PM tried to persuade South Korea to trade votes in a clear violation of FIFA ethics rules.
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June 28, 2017 - 17:51 GMT
Anti-doping investigator Richard McLaren believes Russian football had a separate cover-up system to conceal positive tests, German broadcasters ARD said on Wednesday.
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June 28, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
The long-awaited mascot of the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017 has been unveiled to the public by the tournament's local organising committee.
The coordination commission aims to decide this week on the venues of the new urban events being added for the 2020 Games, he said
June 28, 2017 - 15:27 GMT
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) coordination committee started its latest three-day visit to Japan on Wednesday, with chairman John Coates urging Tokyo organizers to further reduce costs for the 2020 Olympics.
Michael Garcia's Fifa report eases Russia and Qatar World Cup fears
June 28, 2017 - 15:15 GMT
A much-awaited FIFA report on the race to host the 2018 and 2022 World Cups makes no suggestion that Russia or Qatar should lose the right to stage the tournaments.
After years of speculation and mystery, the report into the bidding and voting processes for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups has been released
June 27, 2017 - 22:14 GMT
After years of speculation and mystery, the report into the bidding and voting processes for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups has been released
South Sudan's fans cheer after South Sudan scored a second goal during their first round African Nations Championship qualifying football match against Somalia at Juba Football Stadium on April 30, 2017.
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June 27, 2017 - 21:04 GMT
The new president of South Sudan's Football Association Francis Amin believes the renowned sport to unite the war-torn East African nation.
FIFA's decision to publish the report follows the document's leak to Germany's Bild tabloid
June 27, 2017 - 20:58 GMT
After more than two and a half years, world football body FIFA on Tuesday published the full report of former investigator Michael Garcia that examines possible corruption around the awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups to Russia and Qatar, respectively.
Emir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani (L) receives the World Cup trophy from Fifa President Joseph Blatter (R) after the official announcement that Qatar will host the 2022 World Cup on December 2, 2010 at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich. AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE DESMAZES
PHILIPPE DESMAZES / AFP
June 27, 2017 - 20:38 GMT
Germany's Bild paper said on Tuesday it had gained access to the unpublished report of former FIFA investigator Michael Garcia which...
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June 26, 2017 - 23:47 GMT
The harmful effects of too much sitting are clear. A new research now shows prolonged sitting may be harmful, even if you exercise regularly.
The experiment with VAR has pleased FIFA at the Confederations Cup but there is no commitment yet to use it at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. (Photo: FIFA)
June 26, 2017 - 23:36 GMT
The experiment with VAR has pleased FIFA at the Confederations Cup but there is no commitment yet to use it at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Salah during his Chelsea stint
June 26, 2017 - 23:29 GMT
The Reds have already broken their transfer record to land one player, but the opinion of a club legend is that more quality additions are required