Ex-Guatemalan judge sentenced to eight months in FIFA bribery case
26 October 2017 | 5:19 am
A former Guatemalan judge was sentenced to eight months in prison on Wednesday as part of a U.S.-led FIFA bribery case.
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Brazilian soccer player Vinicius Junior has agreed to join a new task force to tackle racism in football. The Real Madrid star was recently racially abused during a La Liga match with Valencia.
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The Super Falcons carry the hopes of our nation on their shoulders in Australia and New Zealand as they open their World Cup campaign with the daunting task of facing Olympic Champions, Canada on Friday morning.
Australia oppose a standard test to the Super Falcons more than Canada did. And that is without a doubt on this episode of The Nutmeg, we'll preview the seven games of Randy Ru's team at the FIFA Women's World Cup.
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