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Mark Ledsom

Mark Ledsom

    Fifa orders clubs to release players for Beijing
    Fifa orders clubs to release players for Beijing
    World soccer's governing body Fifa has told clubs they must release any players aged under 23 selected for next month's Beijing Olympics after...
    Pistorius to hear Games fate soon
    Pistorius to hear Games fate soon
    South African double amputee sprinter Oscar Pistorius should know within three weeks if he can compete at the Beijing Olympics, an official for the...
    Fifa end World Cup rotation policy
    Fifa end World Cup rotation policy
    Fifa's executive committee has voted unanimously to end its policy of rotating the hosting of World Cups through its six continental confederations....
    Fifa to decide on Cup rotation policy
    Fifa to decide on Cup rotation policy
    Fifa's executive committee is expected to drop its controversial Soccer World Cup rotation policy when it meets at the organisation's headquarters...
    Brazil gives little away at 2014 bid handover
    Brazil gives little away at 2014 bid handover
    The Brazilian football association (CBF) formally submitted its plans for staging the 2014 World Cup on Tuesday but kept the details close to its...
    Kenya facing new Fifa sanctions
    Kenya facing new Fifa sanctions
    Kenya's football federation is once again facing the threat of suspension by world governing body Fifa over renewed allegations of political...
    Fifa confident about 2010 preparations
    Fifa confident about 2010 preparations
    Fifa president Sepp Blatter said he was confident that South Africa would be ready to stage the World Cup in 2010 despite concerns over delays in...
    Zidane, Materazzi punished for headbutt debacle
    Zidane, Materazzi punished for headbutt debacle
    Former France captain Zinedine Zidane and Italy defender Marco Materazzi were both fined and banned by Fifa on Thursday after the headbutting...
    Zidane to face Fifa over World Cup headbutt
    Zidane to face Fifa over World Cup headbutt
    Former France captain Zinedine Zidane will appear before Fifa's disciplinary committee in Zurich on Thursday to give his account of the incident in...