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Fifa 'taking the wrong approach to development'

Fifa presidential candidate Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein of Jordan believes that world soccer's governing body is taking the wrong approach to development of the sport, leaving many national associations without basics such as kit and pitches.

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Qatar must do more to protect workers: Blatter

Fifa president Sepp Blatter visited Qatar's emir on Sunday and said that while progress has been made in improving workers' rights in the 2022 World Cup host nation, more still needed to be done. "It is encouraging to

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2022 World Cup final ‘no later than Dec 18’

The World Cup final in Qatar in 2022 should be played no later than December 18, Fifa president Sepp Blatter said on Friday. Blatter, who arrived in Northern Ireland for this weekend's International Football Association Board

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Prince Ali confirmed Fifa presidency contender

Fifa have confirmed that incumbent Sepp Blatter, former Portugal forward Luis Figo, Dutch FA president Michael van Praag and Prince Ali Bin Al-Hussein of Jordan have bid to stand for president. Soccer's governing body said in

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Prince Ali's Fifa push needs AFC support

With the expected backing of European body UEFA, Prince Ali Bin Al-Hussein's hopes of becoming the first Asian president of Fifa will rest on his ability to sway support at home in the Asian Football Confederation. UEFA and AF

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Attacks on Qatar World Cup racist: Blatter

Fifa president Sepp Blatter launched a scathing attack on those he said were "plotting to destroy" world soccer's governing body, and branded some of the criticism of the Qatar World Cup award for 2022 as racist. Bla

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Mistake to award World Cup to Qatar: Blatter

Awarding the 2022 soccer World Cup to Qatar was a 'mistake' and the tournament will probably have to be held in the winter because of the heat, Fifa president Sepp Blatter has said. "Of course, it was a mistake. You k

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Will play World Cup in Qatar, asserts Blatter

Fifa President Sepp Blatter defended under-fire 2022 World Cup hosts Qatar on Tuesday and said criticism of the Gulf country from European media was unfair. Qatar has been beset by problems, with Amnesty International criticising

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France, Germany behind Qatar choice: Blatter

France and Germany should be held to account over the treatment of migrant workers in Qatar because they exerted political pressure to award the 2022 World Cup to the Gulf state, said FIFA president Sepp Blatter. Blatter said fina

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Summer World Cup in Qatar impossible: UEFA

European football federations have agreed it would be "impossible" to stage the 2022 World Cup in Qatar in summer as planned and that a task force will be set up to find an alternative.

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