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World Athletics: The week ahead

—- The information in this advisory has been compiled to assist media in following the main developments in athletics over the coming week. It summarises the competitions and stories that will be covered on the World Athletics website and its social media channels. Monday 17 May Preview: Golden Spike – Continental Tour Gold Tuesday 18 May Info: ...
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AFC: World Cup and Asian Cup qualifiers – North Korea pull out

—- The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has today confirmed the withdrawal of the DPR Korea Football Association from the Asian Qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ and AFC Asian Cup China 2023™. The matter will now be referred to the Organising Committee for FIFA Competitions and further details on the standings in Group ...
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Football Stakeholders Committee agrees on key principles pertaining to third reform package

ZURICH: The FIFA Football Stakeholders Committee (FSC), chaired by Victor Montagliani, took further steps in the reform of the transfer system by endorsing key measures included in the third reform package during its meeting held by videoconference today. Following a series of meetings with stakeholders from the professional game that took place from February to ...
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WADA welcomes decision of Swiss court on Alex Schwazer case

Montreal, 14 Mai 2021 – The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) welcomes today’s decision by the Swiss Federal Tribunal rejecting a petition by Italian race walker, Alex Schwazer, to suspend a July 2016 ruling of the Court of Arbitration for Sport that banned the athlete for eight years for taking synthetic testosterone, a prohibited substance. Mr. Schwazer was seeking to ...
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IOC: Play virtual sports with us

Join the new Olympic Virtual Series — Enter a new dimension of sport with five virtual events brought to life by the IOC, International Sports Federations and game publishers. Get ready to take part in the first-ever Olympic-licensed virtual baseball, cycling, rowing, sailing and motor sport events, bringing together fans from around the world in ...
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FOOTBALL FANS FEEL CONFIDENT AND SAFE ABOUT RETURN TO STADIUMS — German fans most reluctant, with only 56% believing UEFA EURO 2020 should go ahead — 61% of UK fans think players should receive early access to vaccines —– Berlin, 14 May 2021 – Football fans across Europe feel confident and safe about returning to stadiums ahead of fans ...
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UEFA president meets with fan groups and Football Supporters Europe

  Discussion centred on major issues facing European supporters and how UEFA can engage fans as genuine stakeholders   —- The UEFA President, Aleksander Čeferin yesterday met with Football Supporters Europe (FSE) and supporters’ associations from England and Spain including club supporters’ groups from both countries. The meeting launched a new drive by UEFA to ...
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Houston 2026: Sir Alex Ferguson – ‘Houston Stadium had electrifying effect’

  Sir Alex Ferguson comments boost Houston 2026 credentials as World Cup Bid Committee submits venue training sites to FIFA  —- MAY 13, 2021; HOUSTON, USA: Legendary football manager, Sir Alex Ferguson, has praised Houston as a football host city with an “electrifying” atmosphere, in a timely boost to the city’s World Cup Bid Committee as ...
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Atletico de Madrid: Koke, Oblak y Savic recibieron sus placas conmemorativas

—- Este miércoles, a la conclusión del duelo que midió a nuestro equipo con la Real Sociedad, Stefan Savic, Jan Oblak y Jorge Resurrección ‘Koke’ recibieron sus correspondientes placas conmemorativas en reconocimiento a sus 200, 300 y 500 partidos oficiales disputados con nuestro club respectivamente. Tanto el defensa montenegrino como el portero esloveno alcanzaron esta cifra ...
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Excitement builds ahead of long-awaited AFC Cup return

Bishkek: The AFC Cup returns tomorrow and is poised to be bigger than ever in the Central Zone where, for the first time, seven clubs across two groups will battle for regional supremacy. Join the-AFC.com as we look at Group E sides – FC Dordoi, Ahal FC and FC Ravshan – in their quests for ...
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