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Prince Ali suspicious of Sepp Blatter’s timing of special session
Fifa’s executive committee will give each continent its 2018 World Cup qualifying slots at a special session on May 30 – the day after the election Sepp Blatter is seeking a fifth presidential term. Fifa vice president Prince Ali bin Al Hussein of Jordan said the timing, steered by Blatter, links an issue based on football merit to election promises.
March 22, 2015
Lionel Messi says winning Golden Ball award ‘doesn’t interest me at this moment’
While the 27-year-old Argentine has won everything there is to win -- and broken every record o break -- with Barcelona, the World Cup final offered him the opportunity to definitively seal his legacy in the sport.
July 14, 2014
Scolari future up in the air as Brazil fans vent: ‘Our team is useless’
Many Brazilian fans were already in Dutch shirts in anticipation of more disappointment on Saturday - and their expectations were met. 'Dreadful match' said one. Meanwhile, coach Luiz Felipe Scolari said he wouldn't discuss his future.
July 13, 2014