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World-Wide Football News From FIFA

Nov 21

Menotti’s marvels of ’78 in numbers

Unemployment, omissions, braces, height, a moustache and a volte-face feature as FIFA.com’s statistical pen reviews Argentina’s conquest of the 11th FIFA World Cup.

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Nov 21

Gremio and Lanus ready for final push

The 2017 Copa Libertadores kicked off in January, with 47 teams in contention. Just two are left standing, Gremio and Lanus, who meet in the first leg of the final on Wednesday.

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Nov 21

Gremio and Lanus ready for final push

The 2017 Copa Libertadores kicked off in January, with 47 teams in contention. Just two are left standing, Gremio and Lanus, who meet in the first leg of the final on Wednesday.

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Nov 21

Forlan: U-17 finals will bring good things to Uruguay

Diego Forlan spoke to FIFA.com about the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Uruguay 2018 and his hopes for the hosts and women’s football in South America after attending the tournament’s emblem launch. 

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Nov 21

Much-travelled Falkon intent on helping Israel fly high

Israel midfielder Lee Falkon tells FIFA.com about her ambitions for women’s football in her homeland, diverse experiences playing abroad and the day she scored her nation’s most memorable goal.

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Nov 21

Much-travelled Falkon intent on helping Israel fly high

Israel midfielder Lee Falkon tells FIFA.com about her ambitions for women’s football in her homeland, diverse experiences playing abroad and the day she scored her nation’s most memorable goal.

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Nov 21

Hudson-Wihongi striding towards world stage

FIFA.com hears from Auckland City’s Te Atawhai Hudson-Wihongi who will enjoy every minute of the upcoming FIFA Club World Cup after suffering serious injury on the eve of last year’s tournament.

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Nov 20

Successful first run for anti-discrimination monitoring system

With the last match of FIFA World Cup™ qualifiers played and the 32 teams headed to Russia confirmed, FIFA has also concluded that the first ever anti-discrimination monitoring system for the qualifiers was successful.

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Nov 20

Dely Valdes: We need to enjoy this

FIFA.com speaks to former Panama player and coach Julio Cesar Dely Valdes on his country’s remarkable achievement in qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, and the road that has led them to the global finals.

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Nov 18

Urawa earn valuable away draw

Al Hilal and Urawa Red Diamonds played to a 1-1 draw in the first leg of this year’s AFC Champions League final, despite the Saudi Arabian club dominating Saturday’s contest in Riyadh.

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Nov 18

Urawa earn valuable away draw

Al Hilal and Urawa Red Diamonds played to a 1-1 draw in the first leg of this year’s AFC Champions League final, despite the Saudi Arabian club dominating Saturday’s contest in Riyadh.

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Nov 18

Torrejon: I hope we can host a World Cup one day

FIFA.com caught up with Spain’s captain Marta Torrejon, with the Barcelona defender hoping to lead her country to the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019.

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Nov 18

Torrejon: I hope we can host a World Cup one day

FIFA.com caught up with Spain’s captain Marta Torrejon, with the Barcelona defender hoping to lead her country to the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019.

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Nov 18

The Week in Quotes

This week we feature reaction from around the globe following the final batch of FIFA World Cup qualifiers as the final 32 teams to participate at Russia 2018 were confirmed.

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Nov 17

Coleman leaves Wales post

After over five years in charge of the Wales national team, 47-year-old manager Chris Coleman has announced his resignation, according to a statement published by the Football Association of Wales.

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Nov 17

Peru’s Little Seal caps his comeback in style

Jefferson Farfan, who spent 17 months out of the Peru squad before returning to become the team’s play-off hero, reflects on the achievement and explains why “the future’s even brighter”.

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