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The Football War (Spanish: La guerra del fútbol), also known as...

wikipedia - 16 Sep 2016
The Football War (Spanish: La guerra del fútbol), also known as the Soccer War or 100 Hour War, was a brief war fought by El Salvador and Honduras in 1969. The cause of the war was economic in nature, namely issues concerning immigration from Honduras to El Salvador. These existing tensions between the two countries coincided with rioting during a 1970 FIFA World Cup qualifier. The war began on 14 July 1969, when the Salvadoran military launched an attack against Honduras. The Organizat
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Government risks FIFA ire after stepping into football war - SBS

The World Game - 28 Nov 2017
With the November 30 FIFA deadline for a resolution in the long drawn out battle now imminent, the focus has been on Victoria, with startling claims that the Victorian government has lobbied Football Federation Victoria (FFV), and its chairman Kimon ...
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New leadership could bring new approach to old argument

WholeHogSports - 17 Dec 2017
Hurtful words for sure, even when applied to old and gray War Memorial Stadium, which opened in Little Rock in 1948. No one connected with the Arkansas Razorbacks has publicly stated the football Hogs are leaving War Memorial Stadium after 2018, but I ...
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Civil War football: Herbert's return big for Oregon

Corvallis Gazette Times - 26 Nov 2017
Herbert's return seven weeks later — in a dominating win against Arizona — was a big reminder of how much his presence determined wins and losses this fall. He put the exclamation point on that statement Saturday in Oregon's 69-10 Civil War win at ...
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Fans use Civil War history to trash-talk Oklahoma-Georgia game

For The Win - 14 Dec 2017
Every week, diehard college football fans take to the sport's Reddit page to trash-talk each other, and it often gets pretty entertaining. The topics and burns are always wide-ranging, but unexpectedly, Abraham Lincoln and some basic Civil War history ...
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Auburn football: Fancy uniform patches and academic awards - 15 Dec 2017
Auburn football is the No. 1 topic in the War Eagle Wakeup every day — but we cover news, notes and analysis from across the Tigers' sports world. Join us each morning to get caught up on everything you missed in the world of Auburn football ...

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