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FIFA abolishes disciplinary prescription in case of sexual assault

FIFA abolishes disciplinary prescription in case of sexual assault

The international football federation has just modified the disciplinary procedures concerning cases of sexual assault or harassment. FIFA has made disciplinary proceedings for cases of sexual assault or harassment imprescriptible, the prescription of which was previously set at 10 years, according to the new version of its Code of Ethics which entered into force on …

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615 million euros wagered in France during the World Cup, a record

615 million euros wagered in France during the World Cup, a record

According to the ANJ, this sum exceeds the 366 million euros wagered in total for the previous competition of 2018. Some 615 million euros were placed online in France during the FIFA World Cup 2022, a higher amount than expected, the National Gaming Authority (ANJ) told AFP on Saturday. The France-Argentina final alone generated 55 …

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Neymar Jr wants to turn the page after the Brazil fiasco

Neymar Jr wants to turn the page after the Brazil fiasco

Back in Brazil, the Seleçao leader takes stock of his state of mind in a message on social networks. Back home for Brazil. With a hangover… Thinking “psychologically destroyedin a previous message, after elimination against Croatia on penalties (1-1 after, 4-2 on pens), Thursday, at the Education City Stadium, Neymar wants to be more positive …

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LGBT+ rights: rainbow-sleeved polo shirt for the French Minister of Sports

LGBT+ rights: rainbow-sleeved polo shirt for the French Minister of Sports

French Sports Minister Amélie Oudéa-Castéra donned a royal blue polo shirt with rainbow sleeves in the stands of the France-England 2022 World Cup match on Saturday in Doha, an apparent gesture of support for the rights of LGBT + people, have observed by AFP photographers. Homosexuality, like sex outside marriage, is criminalized in Qatar, which …

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“He’s an exceptional player”, Ancelotti to the rescue of Ronaldo

The Real Madrid coach, former coach of “CR7”, wanted to support the Portuguese in an interview given to Corriere dello Sport. Whereas Cristiano Ronaldo lost his starting spot with Portugal, Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti came to his rescue, praising his professionalism. “CR7began on the bench the round of 16 against Switzerland (victory for Portugal, …

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World Cup I Netherlands – Argentina I “We kiss on the mouth!” : When van Gaal responds to Di Maria

“He’s the worst coach I’ve had in my career.” Angel Di Maria has not forgotten the fiasco of his time at Manchester United and the stormy relationship with his coach at the time at the Red Devils. The Argentine winger, who spoke on the subject for the media Clarin, was entitled to the answer of …

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