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UEFA: CFCB Adjudicatory Chamber issues order excluding Trabzonspor AŞ

NYON: The UEFA CFCB Adjudicatory Chamber has excluded Trabzonspor AŞ (TUR) after determining that it failed to comply with a condition imposed on 5 July 2019.   On 5 July 2019, the UEFA Club Financial Control Body (CFCB) Adjudicatory Chamber determined that Trabzonspor AŞ (TUR) failed to be break-even compliant as required by a settlement agreement, which it entered ...
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Japan’s first Women’s Professional Football League [WE League] to kick off in autumn 2021

—- Japan Football Association revealed on 3 June 2020 that the first ever women’s professional football league will be named the “WE League – Women Empowerment League” and will officially kick off in autumn 2021. Additionally, the Official logo, the league philosophy, vision and the competition format were also shared to the football family. The name ...
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UEFA: Lechia Gdańsk fined for breach of FFP regulations

NYON: The UEFA CFCB adjudicatory chamber has announced its decision in the case of the Polish club KS Lechia Gdańsk. The UEFA Club Financial Control Body (CFCB) Adjudicatory Chamber has taken a decision in the case of the Polish club KS Lechia Gdańsk which had been referred to it by the CFCB chief investigator, concerning ...
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Ekstraklasa partners with Dugout to maximise reach of Polish football

  Poland’s top football league, PKO Bank Polski Ekstraklasa, to distribute content to a global audience through Dugout’s network of over 85 premium publishers   —- London: Ekstraklasa SA, the exclusive global media rights holder for the top Polish professional league, PKO Bank Polski Ekstraklasa, and Dugout today announced that bespoke Polish football content will be distributed ...
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AFC’s #StayActive continues to underline importance of health and fitness

—- Islamic Republic of Iran’s Saeid Ezatolahi, Thailand and Buriram United’s Sasalak Haiprakhon and Afghanistan skipper Farshad Noor are the latest trio encouraging fans to enhance their physical and mental wellbeing in the latest Asian Football Confederation’s (AFC) #StayActive series. Standing in solidarity with fans throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, some of Asia’s biggest stars have ...
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WADA launches limited supplementary consultation phase for the 2021 ISPPPI

MONTREAL: Today, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) launches a Limited Supplementary Stakeholder Consultation Phase for the 2021 International Standard for the Protection of Privacy and Personal Information (ISPPPI). On 26 November 2019, WADA published the 2021 World Anti-Doping Code (Code) and International Standards (Standards), which had been subject of a three-phase consultation process that concluded on 4 March ...
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ANOC newsletter

ANOC mourns loss of EOC President and ANOC Vice President Janez Kocijančič (Read more) Feature Interviews Interview with Spanish NOC President Alejandro Blanco (Read more) Interview with ANOC Athletes’ Commission Chair Karo Lelai (Read more) ANOC News Technical Working Group established to determine distribution process for ANOC’s NOC fund (Read more) ANOC to provide National Olympic Committee ...
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International Olympic Committee

DEATH OF EOC PRESIDENT JANEZ KOCIJANČIČ LAUSANNE: The IOC is deeply saddened to learn of the death of European Olympic Committees (EOC) President Janez Kocijančič, at the age of 78. A lifelong sports fan who enjoyed tennis, golf and skiing, Mr Kocijančič is remembered for his belief in the power of sport and the unity ...
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F1 boss reveals Covid measures

—- Pat Symonds, F1’s Chief Technical Officer has outlined the raft of measures that will get elite motor racing back on track in Austria next month. Speaking exclusively to Engage, the new skills platform from Enginuity – supporting UK engineers, he said fans need to understand that everyone won’t be two metres apart. “There are ...
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CIES: Most productive German Bundesliga players

—- The German Bundesliga was the first major European league to restart after the COVID-19 break. Issue number 298 of the CIES Football Observatory Weekly Post presents the players with the best statistics during current season for eight different indicators according to the data provided by our partners OptaPro. Yann Sommer leads the table for the number of saves, Kingsley Ehizibue (Köln) ...
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