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Gov't on collision course with FIFA, UEFA

The leftist Greek government appears on a collision course with world and European soccer's governing bodies FIFA and UEFA over plans announced on Thursday to tackle violence in domestic sport.
eKathimerini: April 16, 2015

2022 World Cup: Fifa rules out compensation for unhappy clubs

Fifa says it will not pay compensation to clubs and leagues unhappy about plans to play the 2022 Qatar World Cup in November and December.
BBC: February 25, 2015

Greece: The Pirate Ship Sinks CIV & Moves On To Conquer Costa Rica

Greece beat Ivory Coast to qualify for the last 16 of the World Cup for the first time in their history. They still have not received the respect they deserve but if they can overcome a very tough opponent in Costa Rica, the dream will continue
Midfield Maestro: June 28, 2014

GROUP F: World Cup Preview

Preview of World Cup 2014 Group F. Previews and profiles Argentina, Bosnia, Nigeria and Iran. Their strengths, weaknesses and aspirations.
Midfield Maestro: June 17, 2014

Beckenbauer: I won't go to Brazil during FIFA ban

Franz Beckenbauer won't go to the World Cup in Brazil after being suspended by FIFA for refusing to cooperate with a corruption investigation.
The State: June 14, 2014

Beckenbauer banned for snubbing Qatar probe

Former Germany great Franz Beckenbauer was banned from football for 90 days by FIFA on Friday for not cooperating with an investigation into the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bids.
Herald Online: June 13, 2014

Michel Platini withdraws Sepp Blatter Fifa presidency support

Uefa president Michel Platini say he will not support his Fifa counterpart Sepp Blatter at next year's election.
BBC: June 13, 2014

GROUP D: World Cup Preview

World Cup preview of Group D. The preview profiles each side and discusses their strengths, weaknesses and World Cup aspirations.
Midfield Maestro: June 12, 2014

Group C: World Cup 2014 Preview

Preview of the World Cup 2014's Group C which consists of Greece, Colombia, Cote D'Ivoire (Ivory Coast), and Japan. The preview will profile each team, discuss their strengths and weaknesses and their aspirations in this tournament
Midfield Maestro: June 12, 2014

Group B: World Cup Preview

World Cup preview for Group B. The preview profiles the teams of the group: Spain, Netherlands, Chile, Australia; and discusses their strengths, weaknesses and aspirations for the tournament.
Midfield Maestro: June 12, 2014