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Blatter set to win new term, inspite of storm

Berlin, David Cameron, Argentina, Russia, BU.S., Vladimir Putin, BerlinWorld soccer boss Sepp Blatter is expected to be re-elected, Friday, defying growing calls for him to step down in the face of corruption scandals engulfing the sport’s governing body. Addressing delegates at FIFA’s annual Congress in Switzerland, where members began voting to decide the organisation’s presidency,

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Albanian FA claims Serbian police attacked players

The Albanian Football Association has stated its players were attacked by police and stewards as well as by opposition supporters during the violence that marred the Euro 2016 qualifier against Serbia, with Lorik Cana claiming it was “a miracle” that no one was seriously injured. Tuesday night’s match in Belgrade descended into chaos and was

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Platini Calls for public Fifa’s World Cup report

The Uefa president, Michel Platini, has added his voice to calls for a secret report into World Cup bidding to be made public. The Fifa president, Sepp Blatter, has rejected calls to publish the report by Fifa’s independent investigator, Michael Garcia, saying any decision is out of their hands and would threaten witness confidentiality. The

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