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Kosovo planning for bright future

Captain Samir Ujkani discusses the national team Kosovo reach highest-ever placing in FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking “We want to be in the top 100 a few months from now” Kosovo declared independence around ten-and-a-half years ago, but it was another eight years before the FIFA Congress welcomed the small European nati… FIFA.com – Latest News

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Triumphant return for Alcacer

The striker is back in the Roja side after a two-and-a-half-year absence Player in form with Borussia Dortmund; scored three goals in two games for Spain Luis Enrique signed him in 2016 when coach of Barcelona 1 minute and 35 seconds. That is how long Paco Alcacer needed from coming on to the pitch to reducing the deficit for Spain ...

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Three reasons why Portugal can win gold

Their attack, defence and mindset We take a close look at each, ahead of Wednesday’s final Kick-off at 18:00 (local time) at the Main Futsal Hall Portugal will take on Japan in Wednesday’s final of the Women’s Youth Olympic Futsal Tournament Buenos Aires 2018, with the Main Futsal Hall providing the setting. FIFA.com picks out three good reasons why the ...

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Three reasons why Japan can win gold

Their constant progress, defensive focus, and selective attack We take a look at each aspect, as the final approaches Kick-off on Wednesday at 18:00 (local time) Japan have reached the final of the Women’s Youth Olympic Futsal Tournament Buenos Aires 2018, where they will face Portugal on Wednesday in the Main Futsal Hall. FIFA.com lays out three reasons why the ...

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Tough semi-finals to call

Men’s Youth Olympic futsal semi-finals take place on 15 October Egypt face Russia, Brazil take on hosts Argentina “In an Olympic semi-final there’s no such thing as an easy game” The sem… FIFA.com – Latest News

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USA, Canada win passage to France

Canada book qualification with comfortable win over Panama World champs equally at ease with victory over Jamaica Losing semi-finalists to contest third ticket on Wednesday Canada and USA have qualified for the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ after hefty CONCACAF Women’s Championship semi-final wins over Panama and Jamaica respectively on Sunday. The results mean Canada qualify for a seventh ...

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A throwback to Russia 2018, looking ahead at Qatar 2022

Russia 2018 LOC meet in Zurich to debrief on World Cup Qatar 2022 Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy and LOC join them “Qatar will be an incredibly creative and remarkable host,” said FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura Three months after France lifted the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ and a great sense of achievement took over the Russian people following ...

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France 2019 joy for North American heavyweights

Canada and USA secure France 2019 berths Two heavyweights will face each other in tantalising CONCACAF final Veterans speak of qualification delight Stars of Canada and USA were naturally delighted to seal their passage to the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ after substantial semi-final victories in the CONCACAF Women’s Championship. Canada booked their place at France 2019 with a ...

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