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Former South America federation boss ill amid US charges

The former president of South America`s football confederation fell ill and was hospitalized in Paraguay on Wednesday as US authorities sought his extradition in connection with a FIFA corruption s

May 28, 2015, 09:55 AM IST

Ivory Coast in budget dispute ahead of CAN

The Ivorian Football Federation (FIF) has rejected the budget allocated by the country`s government for the Elephants` Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) campaign, dismissing it as insufficient.

Dec 23, 2014, 23:23 PM IST

Romania turn to Anghel Iordanescu for third time

Romania have reappointed their most successful coach of all time, Anghel Iordanescu, for a third spell in charge, the football federation (FRF) said Monday.

Oct 27, 2014, 20:50 PM IST

Hat-trick hero Destro hit with four-game ban

Roma striker Mattia Destro was handed a four-game ban by league officials on Tuesday, ending a dream weekend in which the Italy World Cup hopeful scored a hat-trick for the Giallorossi.

Apr 08, 2014, 21:58 PM IST

Belgian Georges Leekens to coach Tunisia

Belgian Georges Leekens is the new coach of Tunisia, the north African country`s football federation announced Thursday.

Mar 28, 2014, 00:53 AM IST

Argentina book Romania friendly

Argentina will tackle Romania in a friendly international in Bucharest on March 5 as part of their build-up to the World Cup, the country`s football federation (AFA) announced.

Dec 28, 2013, 09:34 AM IST

Brazil won`t say no to Costa`s Spain switch

Brazil will not object to Diego Costa`s wish to play for Spain, the South American nation`s football federation has said.

Oct 07, 2013, 19:57 PM IST

Costa Rica not to host U-17 women`s football World Cup: FIFA

Costa Rica`s right to host the Under-17 women`s World Cup in 2014 has been revoked, FIFA, football`s world governing body, has announced.

Mar 01, 2013, 16:00 PM IST

Eto`o ban causes consternation in soccer-mad Cameroon

Cameroon`s government is monitoring the situation after the decision by the country`s football federation to suspend captain Samuel Eto`o for 15 matches.

Dec 21, 2011, 10:29 AM IST

AIFF to look into former Olympians` grievance

The All India Football Federation will look into the grievance of the nine members of India`s 1956 Olympic team who have returned the Rs 25,000 grant given by the AIFF.

Aug 06, 2009, 21:06 PM IST

AIFF to look into former Olympians` grievance

The All India Football Federation will look into the grievance of the nine members of India`s 1956 Olympic team who have returned the Rs 25,000 grant given by the AIFF.

Aug 06, 2009, 21:06 PM IST