Platini resigns from UEFA

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Michel Platini resigns as UEFA president

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Michel Platini resigned as UEFA president Monday after the Court of Arbitration for Sport rejected the Frenchman’s bid to overturn a six-year ban from working in football.

The 60-year-old, sanctioned over a $2 million payment he received from FIFA, saw CAS — sport’s final court of appeal — cut his ban to four years, but it’s a ruling that effectively leaves Platini in limbo.

He is unable to ...

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Hendrik Johannes Cruijff

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Hendrik Johannes Cruijff

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Hendrik Johannes Cruijff OON (Dutch: [ˈjoːɦɑn ˈkrœyf], 25 April 1947 – 24 March 2016), known as Johan Cruyff, was a Dutch professional football player and coach. As a player he won the Ballon d’Or three times, in 1971, 1973 and 1974. Cruyff was one of the most famous exponents of the football philosophy known as Total Football explored by Rinus Michels, and is widely regarded to be one ...

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Pele wants Zico to mount FIFA challenge

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Pele believes his fellow former Brazil international Zico should consider running to succeed Sepp Blatter as FIFA president.


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Pele wants Zico to mount FIFA challenge.

Zico, who earned 71 caps for the Selecao before coaching Japan with some success between 2002 and 2006, has previously expressed his interest in contesting a FIFA presidential election, but has struggled to gain enough support ...

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UEFA insist study does not hint at doping

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UEFA insist study does not hint at doping.

Origianlly posted at dailymail.co.uk
by Matt Lawton

European football chiefs insisted on Sunday that a scientific study they commissioned and then published on medical websites earlier this month does not necessarily point to widespread doping in the game.

UEFA has played down a report, which it commissioned, which suggested a high level of doping in football

Ordered by UEFA, a study examined more than ...

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Italy vs. Uruguay: Prandelli’s Tactical Adjustments Ruined by Marchisio Red Card

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Originally posted by thebleachreport.com

Sent by Anthony Gismondi (Coach @AnthonyGismondi)

What a great breakdown of the game from a tactical perspective!

Thanks G-Money!

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By World Football Tactics Lead Writer

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