FIFA has scrapped plans to increase the number of teams at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48.   The world football’s governing body said there was insufficient time, to consider the proposed expansion of the tournament due to logistical concerns.   In a statement released on Wednesday, FIFA confirmed it would need more 

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Key dates for your 2019 footballing summer   The important events to put in your diaries before the new Premier League season begins on 10 August      16 May The Premier League transfer window opens for domestic deals. The transfer of players from another national association can take place when the FIFA Transfer Matching 

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According to La Repubblica, Antonio Conte has reportedly agreed a three-year contract to take over at Inter, worth €9m per season.   The former Juventus, Italy and Chelsea tactician is ready to replace Luciano Spalletti on the San Siro hotseat.       President Steven Zhang gave the all-clear for director Beppe Marotta to finalise 

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Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal, and Tottenham Hotspur are all battling for the top four but thanks to a Champions League rule change that came into force this season, it doesn’t matter if the triumphant clubs finish third or fourth. With Manchester City and Liverpool clear at the top, all four English teams are now be 

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WAFU CUP – Women May 9, 2019 Niger 0 – 12 Mali May 11, 2019 Nigeria 15 – 0 Niger   Nigeria’s Super Falcons trounced Niger 15-0 to progress, with ease, into the WAFU Women’s Cup semi-final and in the process eclipsed their previous biggest win.   At the interval the scoreline stood at 9-0; 

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  Coutinho is not a Barcelona player, that’s been made clear. Barcelona have finally decided to sell midfielder, Philippe Coutinho at the end of the season after his lackluster performance in their #UEFA #ChampionsLeague semi-final second leg 4-0 defeat to Liverpool on Tuesday. Barcelona hierarchy takes final decision on Coutinho’s future after 4-0 defeat to 

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Sarri says Hazard is considering an offer from Chelsea, rumoured to be worth up to £350,000 per week. Sarri on Hazard – “The club is available to sign a new contracti immediately but it’s up to him if he wants to renew or not.” “I want Eden here, of course, but I want him here 

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  LUIZ will not want to look back on tonight’s individual performance. Luiz admitted Sarri was “not happy” after the defeat, but says the Italian coach has been angrier after victories. “[Sarri] has been, many times, angrier when we’ve won. It’s true. Nobody is happy. Of course the coach is not happy. “He always tries 

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Over the last few days, Serie A players have been posting images on social media alongside their wives and girlfriends, featuring only two blotches of colour, initiative fighting violence against women. It is a red streak down the cheek of the man and red lipstick on her mouth. Back in April, several players posted pictures 

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