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    Infantino rejects ‘colonialism’ criticism

    Reuters . Cairo | Updated at 12:00am on July 19, 2019

    FIFA president Gianni Infantino has rejected comments that the global soccer body has taken a ‘colonialist’ attitude towards African football and its governing organisation CAF...

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    Chelsea do not require new players: Lampard

    Reuters . Tokyo | Updated at 12:00am on July 17, 2019

    Chelsea are facing a transfer ban but new manager Frank Lampard is confident the Premier League club do not need to bring in new players...

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    Monika’s strike lands her on FIFA list

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on May 05, 2019

    Bangladesh Under-19 Women’s team midfielder Monika Chakma’s stunning strike against Mongolia caught FIFA’s attention as it made a place in their ‘top five fan favourite...

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    Kiron secures bail as FIFA expresses concern

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:52pm on March 19, 2019

    A Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate on Tuesday granted Bangladesh Football Federation’s women’s wing chairman and FIFA council member Mahfuza Akhter Kiron bail in a defamation case...

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    Amnesty demands release of Kiron

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 19, 2019

    International rights group Amnesty International on Monday demanded the immediate and unconditional release of the FIFA’s council member Mahfuza Akhter Kiron, who was arrested recently...

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    FIFA backs 48-team World Cup in 2022

    Agence France-Presse . Miami | Updated at 12:00am on March 17, 2019

    FIFA moved a step closer on Friday to expanding the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams and hopes to confirm the plans in...

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    FIFA urged to consider human rights for 2022 WC

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 12:00am on March 13, 2019

    FIFA must put human rights at the heart of any decision to increase the number of Middle East countries hosting the 2022 World Cup, leading...

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    Bangladesh beat Cambodia in FIFA friendly

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:55pm on March 09, 2019

    Midfielder Rabiul Hasan’s lone goal propelled 192-ranked Bangladesh to a 1-0 win over against 172-ranked Cambodia in a FIFA International Friendly at the...