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    Sports FIFA refuses to postpone Chelsea’s transfer ban – Daily Post Nigeria

    Chelsea have released a statement, expressing their astonishment, after FIFA denied a request to freeze the club’s two-transfer-window ban during an appeal..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Former FIFA vice-president Chung banned from football – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Former FIFA vice president David Chung of Papua New Guinea has been banned for six-and-a-half years from football for ethics rules violations.... Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Chelsea given two transfer-window ban after breaching FIFA rules - SKY SPORTS

    Chelsea have been banned from signing players for two transfer windows after being found guilty of breaching rules about signing minors by FIFA. The Premier League club have also been fined more than £460,000, while the FA face a £390,000 sanction. The FA will appeal the fine, citing "concerns"...
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    Sports FIFA Rankings: Eagles Maintain Position In Africa, Slip In World Ranking – Nairaland

    The Federation International Football Association Fifa released its first ranking of the year on Thursday as Nigeria Super Eagles Maintained its fourth position in Africa but slipped two places on the world ranking. Nigeria dropped from her previous 44th position to 46th in the FIFA Coca Cola...
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    Sports FIFA hits Nigerien referee with life ban – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Former international referee Ibrahim Chaibou has been banned for life after being found guilty of taking bribes, global soccer body FIFA said on Thursday.... read more via Vanguard News Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    emiliano Sala made a name for himself in France, playing for Bordeaux and Nantes among other clubs, but grew up in Argentina and the shock of what has happened to him is felt as much there as it is in Europe. The 28-year-old was travelling from Nantes to Cardiff on Monday night when the plane...
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    Sports FIFA Reacts To The Murder Of Ghanaian Investigative Journalist (Photo) – Tori News

    Following the murder of top Ghanaian investigative journalist, FIFA has reacted to the sad incident. Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports ITS HAPPENING! FIFA Planning To Introduce 48-team World Cup (See Full Details) – Naijaloaded

    FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Thursday that world football’s governing body is discussing the feasibility of expanding the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams. The World Cup finals have been played with a 32-side format since 1998, and the addition of 16 extra countries has long been...
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    Sports See Nigeria’s Position In FIFA’s Latest 2019 Ranking – Tori News

    FIFA has released its 2019 latest ranking with Nigeria and other African countries ... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports FIFA bans former Gambian FA President Seedy Kinteh for corruption – Pulse Ng

    Ex-boss of Gambian FA has been handed a four-year ban by FIFA FIFA has also imposed a fine of USD 200,000 on Seedy Kenteh.... read more via Pulse Ghana Pulse Nigeria – Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports FIFA shares $209 million to 416 clubs around the world and African clubs will get $6.3 million –

    The world football governing body, FIFA, on Tuesday, announced that it will be sharing a total of $209 million to clubs whose players contributed to the success of the World Cup in Russia. According to a statement posted on its website, FIFA … Read more via –
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    Sports Again, FIFA Snubs Nigerian Refs For FIFA Women’s World Cup – Leadership Newspaper

    The FIFA Referees Committee has selected 27 referees and 48 assistant referees representing 42 different countries to officiate at the next year FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 with no Nigerian match official making the list. However, seven match officials from Africa will officiate in the...
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    Sports Gianni Infantino condemns ‘idiots’ who ruined Copa Libertadores party – TODAY.NG

    FIFA President Gianni Infantino lamented that “idiots ruined the party” for everyone after the second leg of the Copa Libertadores final was moved to Madrid following fan violence. read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports FIFA rankings: Nigeria now fifth in Africa, retains 44th in the world – P.M. News

    Home based Super Eagles Nigeria is now placed fourth in Africa and ... Read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Uruguay’s solid starting point – Fifa News

    Uruguay’s solid starting point Full coverage ... Read more via Fifa News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Premier League To Introduce VAR Technology From Next Season –

    VAR will be introduced to the Premier League from the start of the 2019-2020 season, after the current clubs have agreed in principle to the move. The Premier League will now make an appeal to the International Football Association Board and FIFA to implement the system. There have been …...
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    Sports FIFA Mourns EX-Super Falcons Star – Leadership Newspaper

    World football-governing body, FIFA, has condoled the Nigeria Football Federation over the death at the weekend of former Nigerian international and ex-Flamingoes’ assistant coach, Ajuma Otache. This was contained in a letter personally signed by FIFA President Gianni Infantino and addressed...
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    Sports 5 things to know about 2018 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup –

    The 2018 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup brings together 16 teams around the World to compete for the title. The 2018 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup brings together 16 teams around the World to compete for the title...... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Qatar reveal conditions to accept Iran’s offer to host teams ahead of 2022 FIFA World Cup – News

    Qatar would welcome Iran’s offer to play host some teams that competing for honours ... Read more via News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Pinnick dismisses FIFA Leaks documents – Newtelegraph

    President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, has dismissed the so-called Football Leaks in which some persons who illegally hacked into private and official emails of FIFA personnel have been ‘releasing’ documents with the sole aim of impacting negatively on the image of FIFA...