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  1. FIFA set to decide over Iraq 2014 qualifiers

    ESPNsoccernet staff

    FIFA says it will decide soon if Iraq is safe enough to host 2014 World Cup qualifying matches again.

    Story | Conversation | April 14, 2012
  2. Dave Whelan implores FA to use video technology

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    Wigan chairman Dave Whelan thinks the Football Association should ignore FIFA and implement video technology as soon as possible.

    Story | Conversation | April 11, 2012
  3. Marco Polo Del Nero replaces Ricardo Teixeira on FIFA committee

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    The president of the Sao Paulo state federation, Marco Polo del Nero, has been selected to FIFA's executive committee as the replacement for Ricardo Teixeira.

    Story | Conversation | March 23, 2012
  4. UEFA's Platini still waiting for Richards apology

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    UEFA president Michel Platini has yet to receive an apology from Premier League chairman Sir Dave Richards after his comments that FIFA and UEFA "stole" football from England.

    Story | Conversation | March 22, 2012
  5. Bolton move for former Rangers star Gregg Wylde

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    Bolton Wanderers have signed free agent Gregg Wylde but must wait for FIFA clearance for permission to play the winger.

    Story | Conversation | March 16, 2012
  6. Prem chief Dave Richards: FIFA stole football from English

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    Premier League chairman Dave Richards has launched a fearsome rant at UEFA and FIFA, who he has accused of stealing the game from the English.

    Story | Conversation | March 14, 2012
  7. Brazil bans FIFA chief Jerome Valcke over comments

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    The Brazilian organisers of the 2014 World Cup have refused to work with FIFA general secretary Jerome Valcke after he claimed they needed a "kick up the backside" to be ready to host the event.

    Story | Conversation | March 04, 2012
  8. Jerome Valcke: Brazil need ''a kick up the backside''

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    FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke says he is concerned about Brazil's failure to progress in a number of areas ahead of the 2014 World Cup.

    Story | Conversation | March 03, 2012
  9. FIFA probes Bahrain's 10-0 win over Indonesia

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    FIFA is to probe Bahrain's 10-0 Asian World Cup qualifying win over Indonesia in what it called a 'routine examination' based on the 'usual outcome' of the game.

    Story | Conversation | March 01, 2012
  10. FIFA panel calls for more on-field handshakes

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    A FIFA expert panel chaired by German legend Franz Beckenbauer has recommended that players should shake hands on the field more in order to improve the game's image.

    Story | Conversation | February 22, 2012
  11. Bayern chiefs: Schweini like Xavi and Iniesta

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    Bayern Munich coach Jupp Heynckes and CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge have talked up midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger, claiming he is as good as Barcelona duo Xavi and Andres Iniesta.

    Story | Conversation | February 22, 2012
  12. Victor Moses is Wigan's Lionel Messi, says Roberto Martinez

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    Roberto Martinez has compared forward Victor Moses to FIFA World Player of the Year Lionel Messi as the club continue talks over a new contract with the player.

    Story | Conversation | February 16, 2012
  13. Liverpool's Maxi Rodriguez earns Argentina recall

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    Liverpool's Maxi Rodriguez has earned a recall to the Argentina squad for their game with Switzerland on February 29.

    Story | Conversation | February 15, 2012
  14. FIFA president Sepp Blatter looks to reinstate Egypt FA

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    FIFA president Sepp Blatter insists the leaders of the Egypt FA must be reinstated, calling their dismissal "direct interference" by the government.

    Story | February 06, 2012
  15. Sepp Blatter: Michel Platini ready to succeed me as FIFA presiden...

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    FIFA president Sepp Blatter believes Michel Platini is "ready" to succeed him as the chief of world football's governing body and is convinced the France legend would do an excellent job.

    Story | Conversation | January 23, 2012
  16. Rivaldo agrees move to Angolan side Kabuscorp

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    Former Brazil international and FIFA World Player of the Year Rivaldo has agreed a move to the Angolan side Kabuscorp.

    Story | Conversation | January 14, 2012