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Club World Cup provides major test for Qatar 10.12.2019 Reuters: Sports News
FIFA's Club World Cup gets underway on Wednesday with hosts Qatar facing a major test of the country's ability to deal with an influx of foreign fans.
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Impact of Russia ban on Olympics medal hopefuls 9.12.2019 Reuters: Top News
Russia was banned from the world's top sporting events for four years on Monday, including the next summer and winter Olympics and the 2022 soccer World Cup, for tampering with doping tests.
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WADA sanctions are inappropriate and excessive: Russian Olympic Committee 9.12.2019 Reuters: Top News
The World Anti-Doping Agency's (WADA) sanctions against Russia are inappropriate and excessive, the president of Russia's Olympic Committee Stanislav Pozdnyakov said on Monday after WADA banned the country from all major sporting events for four years.
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Russia banned from next Olympics and World Cup soccer 9.12.2019 Reuters: Top News
Russia was banned from the world's top sporting events for four years on Monday, including the next summer and winter Olympics and the 2022 soccer World Cup, for tampering with doping tests.
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Russia banned from Olympics, soccer World Cup for cheating over dope tests 9.12.2019 Reuters: Top News
Russia was banned from the world's top sporting events for four years on Monday, including the next summer and winter Olympics and the 2022 soccer World Cup, for tampering with doping tests.
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Russia BANNED from Olympic Games for four years 9.12.2019 Rediff: Sports
Russia was banned from the Olympics and other major world championships on Monday after sporting officials decided to punish it for tampering with doping-related laboratory data. The World Anti-Doping Agency imposed a four-year ban on Russia participating in a range of top-flight sporting tournaments, a period covering the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics, the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics and the 2022 soccer World Cup.
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Russia banned from Tokyo Olympics and football World Cup 9.12.2019 Football | The Guardian
  • Wada delivers four-year ban for doping offences
  • Individual athletes will still be allowed to compete

The World Anti-Doping Agency has voted unanimously to ban Russia from international sport for four years for doping offences.

Russia now have 21 days to appeal against the sentence, which would see the country banned from participating at next summer’s Olympics in Tokyo and the Qatar 2022 World Cup.

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BREAKING: Russia banned from 2020 Olympics and 2022 World Cup over doping scandal 9.12.2019 Daily Express :: Football Feed


Russia will not be allowed to compete at the 2020 Olympics or the World Cup two years later.
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Keep the ball down: how Ange Postecoglou achieved J-League glory | David Allegretti 7.12.2019 Football | The Guardian

It took time for Ange Postecoglou to be accepted at Yokohama F.Marinos, but the former Socceroos coach is now the manager of a J-League champion side. And he did it his way

11:30 am, Kozukue station. Far-off chanting and beats like war drums fill the morning air, carried over despite the rain, from Yokohama’s Nissan Stadium — almost a kilometre away. Kick-off isn’t for two and a half hours.

Approaching the stadium, it feels more carnival than football match. Who can blame them for starting the celebrations early? Yokohama’s second-half demolition of prefectural rivals Kawasaki last week ensured total control of the title race heading into the final day of the season. Needing only to avoid defeat by four goals or more against Tokyo FC, the Tricolore essentially had one hand on the trophy.

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Liverpool matches moved, Khalifa Stadium to host FIFA Club World Cup final 7.12.2019 Football: Live Football Scores, News, Transfers, Fixtures, Videos, Results - myKhel
Bengaluru/Doha, December 7: Liverpool's two FIFA Club World Cup matches have been moved from Al Rayyan to Doha after the game's global governing body was forced to switch the venue for the final. The new Education City Stadium in
Qatar Postpones Launch Of New 2022 World Cup Venue 7.12.2019 NDTV Sports - Latest
The Education City stadium will now be opened in 2020 although world football governing body, FIFA, did not give an exact date.
Ronaldinho says Manchester City ready for Champions League challenge 6.12.2019 Reuters: Sports News
Former Barcelona and Brazil striker Ronaldinho has backed Pep Guardiola to end his Champions League barren run and win the trophy with Manchester City.
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PSG want Vinicius for Mbappe 5.12.2019 SoccerNews.com - The Latest Soccer & Transfer News

According to a recent report from AS, French champions Paris Saint-Germain could consider selling wonderkid Kylian Mbappe to Real Madrid during next summer’s transfer window – but only if Vinicius Junior is considered as part of the deal in some form of swap agreement.  PSG know that they hold all of the cards in this scenario and […]

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Qatar 2022 World Cup will be a catalyst for great change: Zanetti 4.12.2019 Football: Live Football Scores, News, Transfers, Fixtures, Videos, Results - myKhel
Bengaluru/Doha, December 4: Argentinian star and Inter Milan great Javier Zanetti believes that the FIFA 2022 World Cup to be held in Qatar will be a catalyst for great change. The Qatar 2022 World Cup to be held from
AIFF unhappy with India's WC qualifiers results: Thapa 29.11.2019 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
The Technical Committee of the All India Football Federation (AIFF) on Friday expressed disappointment at the national team's performance against Bangladesh and Afghanistan which sent the country out of reckoning of a 2022 FIFA World Cup berth.
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Sports Shorts: India drop to 108th in FIFA Rankings 28.11.2019 Rediff: Sports
Summary of sports events and persons who made news on Thursday.
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Real boss Zidane ‘loves’ Kylian Mbappe 26.11.2019 SoccerNews.com - The Latest Soccer & Transfer News

“I am in love with him,” Zidane said. “Firstly, as a person because he came here to do a trial a long time ago.”    “He is our rival and I cannot say anything else.”  Those are the words of Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane, who has made it clear that he is a big, big […]

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Solid start but Davis Cup needs tweaks to thrive 25.11.2019 Reuters: Sports News
From the moment the International Tennis Federation (ITF) agreed in 2018 to a radical makeover of the historic Davis Cup, opinion among players, pundits and fans has been divided.
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Coach Igor Stimac needs time and support to deliver 22.11.2019 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
n the 81st minute of India’s FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifier against Oman, Igor Stimac’s side showed its true colours.
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Sunil Chhetri doing his best despite being 35, he's not going anywhere: India Head Coach Igor Stimac 22.11.2019 Football: Live Football Scores, News, Transfers, Fixtures, Videos, Results - myKhel
New Delhi, Nov 21: India head coach Igor Stimac has backed captain Sunil Chhetri, who didn't look in the best of his form during the FIFA World Cup Qualifiers. The Croatian said Chhetri may be on the wrong side of
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