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Closing Press Conference for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia

7 monthes ago   |   By FIFA

FIFA President Gianni Infantino and LOC CEO Alexey Sorokin will answer questions from the media on 13 July at noon local time regarding the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ .
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Lahm: We will pass on our pride to the winners

Lahm: We will pass on our pride to the winners

7 monthes ago   |   By FIFA

FIFA World Cup winner with Germany in 2014 Philipp Lahm speaks with FIFA.com ahead of him bringing the Trophy to Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium for the 2018 Final between France and Croatia.
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Nestor Pitana to referee World Cup Final

Nestor Pitana to referee World Cup Final

7 monthes ago   |   By FIFA

Argentinian referee Nestor Pitana, along with his assistants Hernan Maidana and Juan Pablo Belatti, will officiate the Final of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ between France and Croatia on Sunday at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.
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Argentina's Nestor Pitana to referee World Cup final

7 monthes ago   |   By ESPN

Attention now turns towards the World Cup final as Croatia must find the legs to face France on Sunday.
FIFA has selected Nestor Pitana to referee the World Cup final between France and Croatia on Sunday.
The Argentine referee will blow the final whistle at Luzhniki Stadium on a tournament he began there by handling the opening game, when Russia beat Saudi Arabia 5-0.
It will be the fifth game at this World Cup for Pitana, and his second working with each of France and Croatia.
Pitana handled France's 2-0 win in the quarterfinals against Uruguay, and Croatia's round-of-16 win over...
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Croatia's 'miracle' run built on teamwork rather than stars - Zlatko Dalic

7 monthes ago   |   By ESPN FC

The FC panel give credit to Croatia for their never say die attitude after defeating England in yet another come from behind win.
Croatia's fairytale run to the World Cup final is a footballing "miracle" built on a foundation of teamwork and unity which has seen them outlast sides reliant on brilliant individual talent, coach Zlatko Dalic said on Thursday.
Wednesday's 2-1 victory over England in Moscow sent the Croatians into Sunday's final against France, a third straight knockout match in which they had been forced to play extra-time.
The mental resilience necessary to come through such...
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Results of the anti-doping testing programme for the 2018 FIFA World Cup

Results of the anti-doping testing programme for the 2018 FIFA World Cup

7 monthes ago   |   By FIFA

As the 2018 FIFA World Cup draws to a close, FIFA can today announce that so far, the analyses of all doping tests conducted before and during the competition have yielded negative results.
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WTCR investigating expanding joker lap use to more 2018 races

7 monthes ago   |   By Auto Sport

World Touring Car Cup boss Francois Ribeiro says he wants the joker lap concept to be adopted by more street circuits on the category's calendar, including the new Wuhan track
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FIFA to probe 'possible discriminatory' England chants during World Cup semifinal loss to Croatia

7 monthes ago   |   By ESPN

ESPN's Alison Bender speaks to England fans a day after their heartbreaking defeat, but all are extremely excited about the future of the team.
FIFA are investigating chants of a "possible discriminatory" nature by England fans during their World Cup semifinal defeat by Croatia on Wednesday.
"We can confirm that a report has been filed through the anti-discrimination monitoring system in relation to chants of a possible discriminatory nature by English fans," said a FIFA statement.
"Subsequently, disciplinary proceedings have been opened against The Football Association."
England lost 2-1...
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World Cup 2018: Fifa investigates England chants during Croatia defeat

7 monthes ago   |   By BBC

Fifa investigates England chants of a "possible discriminatory nature" during their World Cup semi-final defeat by Croatia.
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