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Prince Ali says Platini candidacy is 'not good for FIFA'
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Prince Ali says Platini candidacy is 'not good for FIFA'

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 6:30 PM

Jordanian who lost to Sepp Blatter in FIFA presidential election says football fans and players 'deserve better'

Platini set to announce FIFA presidency bid
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Platini set to announce FIFA presidency bid

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 10:01 AM

Former France and Juventus midfielder supported Qatar's 2022 World Cup bid

Dubai's Al Habtoor City to feature all-weather tennis academy
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Dubai's Al Habtoor City to feature all-weather tennis academy

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 2:46 PM

UAE’s first indoor, fully air-conditioned tennis court will be included in state-of-the-art sports centre

Qatar's beIN wins 2018-2024 Olympic Games broadcast rights
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Qatar's beIN wins 2018-2024 Olympic Games broadcast rights

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 2:02 PM

Rights cost broadcaster a reported $150m as the International Olympic Committee hands out contracts

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FIFA to meet sponsors after reproaches from Coca-Cola, Visa, McDonald's
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FIFA to meet sponsors after reproaches from Coca-Cola, Visa, McDonald's

Sunday, 26 July 2015 9:22 AM

Sponsors are demanding changes to the governance of football

Oman qualify for World Twenty20 tournament for first time
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Oman qualify for World Twenty20 tournament for first time

Saturday, 25 July 2015 2:13 AM

Oman will be at next year's Twenty20 World Cup in India after a five-wicket victory over Namibia in Ireland

England confirm dates for Pakistan cricket tour in the UAE
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England confirm dates for Pakistan cricket tour in the UAE

Friday, 24 July 2015 1:16 AM

England and Wales Cricket Board says Test matches will be played in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah in October and November

Abu Dhabi to host 2020 FINA World Swimming Championships
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Abu Dhabi to host 2020 FINA World Swimming Championships

Thursday, 23 July 2015 11:17 AM

Dubai hosted the 2010 edition of the championship

Prince Ali tells Blatter to stay away from FIFA reform process
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Prince Ali tells Blatter to stay away from FIFA reform process

Thursday, 23 July 2015 9:35 AM

Jordanian prince says he fears Blatter is trying to rush through reforms before he leaves office on February 26

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Prankster showers FIFA president in fake money

Wednesday, 22 July 2015 12:30 PM

A prankster overshadowed Sepp Blatter’s press conference by showering the embattled governing body’s chief with fake money.

FIFA hasn't come to its senses, says South Korea's Chung
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FIFA hasn't come to its senses, says South Korea's Chung

Tuesday, 21 July 2015 10:00 AM

Michel Platini has backing of four out of six continental confederations for FIFA President

FIFA says presidential election to be held on February 26
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FIFA says presidential election to be held on February 26

Monday, 20 July 2015 4:36 PM

Extraordinary elective congress with all 209 member associations invited will decide on successor to Sepp Blatter

FIFA meet to set date for vote on Blatter's replacement
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FIFA meet to set date for vote on Blatter's replacement

Monday, 20 July 2015 12:44 PM

Meeting will also discuss early plans for reforms in response to corruption scandals which have rocked FIFA.

Barca president Bartomeu must resolve sponsorship deal
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Barca president Bartomeu must resolve sponsorship deal

Monday, 20 July 2015 9:31 AM

Qatar Airways sponsorship deal due to expire next year

Former Chelsea star Zola takes 'calculated risk' with coaching job in Qatar
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Former Chelsea star Zola takes 'calculated risk' with coaching job in Qatar

Thursday, 16 July 2015 12:20 PM

Ex-Italian forward Pierluigi Casiraghi joins Zola at Al Arabi on two-year contract


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