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FIFA tells World Cup organisers to allow rainbow colours as agreed

Football’s ruling body FIFA has urged World Cup organisers in Qatar to allow rainbow coloured items in the stadiums, sources have told dpa.

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Spain join World Cup 100 club with 7-0 routing of Costa Rica

Former champions Spain got their 2022 World Cup off to a pulsating start with a record 7-0 rout of Costa Rica on Wednesday.

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FIFA under pressure to ban beer sales completely in Qatar-Report

World Cup host Qatar, is pressuring FIFA to stop the sale of beer at the eight World Cup stadiums, according to reports.

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Tour firm opens window of opportunity for Nigerians to watch the world cup in Qatar

By Martin Odiete A notable tour firm in Nigeria, Hot Spot Travel and Tours has rolled out plans to take Nigerians wishing to watch the FIFA world cup to Qatar.

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Ukraine joins Spain, Portugal in bid to host 2030 World Cup

Ukraine will join Spain and Portugal in a joint bid to host the 2030 FIFA World Cup, the Spanish and Portuguese federations said on Wednesday.

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Sports Ministry blacklists current NFF GS, Sanusi

Information available to www.theajasanews.com has it that current General Secretary of the Nigeria Football Federation,  Muhammed Sanusi has been blacklisted by the Ministary of Youth and Sports.

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Falconets players sleeping at Istanbul Airport: NFF exonerates self

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Wednesday gave clarification of Nigeria’s U-20 Women’s team, Falconets overstaying for 24 hours in Istanbul following their exit from the Women’s World Cup in

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Blatter, Platini acquitted by Swiss court in FIFA fraud trial

Former FIFA president Joseph Blatter and former UEFA president Michel Platini were on Friday acquitted by the Swiss Federal Criminal Court in a FIFA fraud trial.

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3rd term ambition: Pinnick’s e-warriors commence media attack on President Buhari, Dare

The outgoing President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amaju Melvin Pinnick has hit the overdrive in his reaction to the Presidential directive conveyed through the Honourable Minister of Youth

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World Cup public viewing can spread COVID-19 faster, virologist warns

German virologist fears that public viewing events of World Cup games in November and December could be coronavirus “super-spreaders”.

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