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FIFA appoints 24 match officials for Club World Cup UAE 2018

The Referees Committee of world football governing body FIFA has picked 24 match officials who will be in charge at the 2018 FIFA Club...
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FIFA World Ranking: Nigeria now 48th, 4th in Africa, Belgium, France joint leaders

Nigeria moved one place from 49th position to 48th in the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking as Belgium and France share the top spot for the...
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Ronaldo, Modric, Salah on FIFA Player-of-the-Year shortlist

Cristiano Ronaldo, Luka Modric and Mohamed Salah have been nominated as finalists for ‘The Best FIFA Men’s Player Award,’ world football’s governing body announced...
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FIFA to oversee Uruguayan Football Association’s activities

World governing body FIFA has intervened to take control of football in Uruguay, the South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) has said. The move is...
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FIFA Under-20 World Cup: Spain beat Nigeria 2-1 to advance to first-ever semi-finals

Spain booked their spot in the semi-finals of the 2018 FIFA Under-20 Women’s World Cup in France on Thursday after a 2-1 defeat of...
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FIFA ranking: Nigeria drops to 41st position

Nigeria’s Super Eagles, on Thursday, dropped by one spot to 41st position in the new ranking formula adopted by World football governing body, FIFA. In...
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Nigeria, Ghana risk FIFA suspension over leadership crisis

World football governing body FIFA on Tuesday said it would go on to suspend Nigeria and Ghana from football activities if they failed...
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FIFA U-20 Women World Cup: Germany 1-0 Nigeria

Nigeria’s U-20 female football team, Falconets, fell 0-1 to three times champions, Germany on Monday in their first game of the FIFA U-20 women’s...
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CAS dismisses Valcke’s appeal against FIFA ban

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has dismissed former FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke’s appeal against his 10-year ban for breaching the world...
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FIFA Awards: Kane, Mbappe, Messi, Ronaldo, Deschamps, Salah make men’s player award nominees list

Egyptian Mohammed Salah has been shortlisted alongside nine others for the 2018 FIFA Men’s Player of the Year award alongside Harry Kane, highest goal...