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    Sports Australia, New Zealand to host 2023 Women’s World Cup – The Guardian Nigeria News
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    Sports FIFA president Infantino speaks on return of fans to stadiums – P.M. Nigeria News
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    Sports Infantino says player calls for Floyd justice should be ‘applauded’ – The Guardian Nigeria News
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    Sports FIFA cancels ‘The Best’ awards for 2020 – Laila’s Nigeria News
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    Sports COVID-19: FIFA to give NFF, others $150million – Daily Post Nigeria News
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    Sports Ahmad Ahmad, CAF President Arrested In France Over Financial Crimes -

    CAF President Ahmad Ahmad being 'questioned' by French authorities hours after he was arrested in Paris in graft probe, FIFA confirms
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    Sports Gianni Infantino Re-elected For Second Term As FIFA President – Tori News

    The Swiss-Italian, 49, was re-elected until 2023 without opposition at Fifa’s annual congress in Paris. read more via Tori News – --------------- Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports FIFA ‘Welcomes’Pinnick Back to Football Family – Thisdaylive News

    World football ruling body, (FIFA), has formally ‘welcomed’ the President of Nigeria Football Federation, Mr. Amaju Melvin … read more via Thisdaylive News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Infantino Challenges Africa After Poor World Cup Campaign – Leadership Nigeria Newspaper

    FIFA President, Gianni Infantino has challenged Africa’s football leaders to understand why their … read more via Leadership Nigeria Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports FIFA recognises only Pinnick as NFF president, Infantino says – Punch Newspapers

    FIFA President, Gianni Infantino says the world football ruling body recognises only Amaju Pinnick as president of Nigeria … read more via Punch Newspapers – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Banned ex-FIFA president Blatter flying to Moscow for World Cup – Premium Times Nigeria

    Banned former FIFA president Sepp Blatter, will fly to Moscow on Tuesday, his spokesman told Reuters. Blatter plans to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday and watch Portugal play Morocco in a World Cup match, the spokesman said. Blatter, who led FIFA for 17 … read more via...
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    Sports Blatter to defy FIFA ban to attend World Cup, meet Putin – Punch Newspapers

    Disgraced former FIFA chief Sepp Blatter will defy a ban to attend two World Cup matches and also meet Russian President Vladimir Putin, his spokesman said Monday. Blatter is being investigated by Swiss... Read more via Punch Newspapers – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Infantino Says FIFA Was ‘Clinically Dead’ When He Took Over – Channels Television

    FIFA President, Gianni Infantino, said Wednesday that world football’s governing body was “clinically dead” when he took over following a corruption scandal that engulfed his predecessor Sepp Blatter. Two years later, it was “very much alive” and full of “joy”, with a clear vision..... read...
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    FIFA proposes new mini-World Cup every two years – The Sun News

    FIFA president, Gianni Infantino, has proposed staging what would effectively be a mini-World Cup, featuring eight international teams, every two years in addition to the traditional … read more via The Sun News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Qatar 2022 World Cup could be 48-team tournament - The Guardian Newspaper

    Fifa president Gianni Infantino wants to expand the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams – which may mean matches being played in other Gulf states.Football’s world governing body voted last January to expand the tournament from 32 teams for 2026, but the South American confederation Conmebol...
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    Sports Gianni Infantino: FIFA President Blasts Africa's Slow Development

    FIFA President Gianni Infantino is not happy about the slow pace of football development in Africa. In a four-hour working visit to Ghana, where he paid a courtesy call on President Nana Akufo-Addo, Infantino urged Africa to stop developing at the pace of a tortoise and accelerate the speed of...
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    Sports FIFA Increases World Cup Teams From 32 To 48

    The Fifa council has rubber-stamped plans to expand the World Cup to 48 teams from 2026, with the revamp proposed by the governing body’s president, Gianni Infantino, receiving unanimous backing. Delegates in Zurich were asked to vote on four suggestions to change the existing format or...
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    Sports FIFA Edging Closer To 48-Team World Cup - Infantino

    FIFA president, Gianni Infantino, has revealed that the world football governing body Council, supports the idea of an expanded World Cup with 40 or 48 teams. He spoke on Thursday, after the first day of the two-day FIFA Council meeting in Zurich, where the issue of increasing number of...
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    Sports 5 Notable Things FIFA President Said When He Visited Buhari

    FIFA President, Gianni Infantino on Sunday arrived Nigeria on a two-day visit. Yesterday, he vivited President Muhammadu Buhari at the Aso Rock Villa after which he performed some other functions. Here are 5 of the things he said at his visit: 1. Infantino gave hope to football...
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    Sports FIFA Will Consider More World Cup Slots for Africa - Infantino

    The visiting President of world football governing body, FIFA, Gianni Infantino, has said if the organisation should consider increasing the number of teams that will be participating in the World Cup he would propose two more slots for Africa. Infantino made the promise on Monday while...