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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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Lazio fans: 'Respect or war'

Football Italia - 18 Mar 2018
Lazio fans are staging a protest against referees who are “ridiculous and in bad faith” and pledged they will have “respect or war.” The Aquile have been on the end of a series of contentious decisions this season, even with the use – or non-use of VAR ...
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Lindsell stays tuned to football as TV bid war calms - 13 Mar 2018
Lindsell stays tuned to football as TV bid war calms. Star manager Michael Lindsell is unfazed by signs the market for TV football rights is slowing, after Sky (SKYB) retained its grip on Premier League broadcasting at a lower cost. Lindsell owns ...
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War of Blues lights up Bengaluru's Kanteerava stadium

Times of India - 18 Mar 2018
Banners were planned and chants were practised while Whatsapp football groups kept buzzing over who would ultimately win the bragging rights. Hours before kick-off, a mini carnival unfolded outside the Kanteerava Stadium. Recommended By Colombia ...
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Football polular in streets, neighborhoods in war-torn Libya

Xinhua - 15 Mar 2018
Libyan young men play football during a local football league in Tripoli, Libya, March 6, 2018. The popularity of football, especially loved by many Libyan young men, can be seen in the streets and neighborhoods in the war-torn country. Adel Mohammed ...
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Joey Barton reignites war of words with Scott Brown - 19 Mar 2018
Joey Barton has restarted his war of words with Scott Brown during a discussion on radio. Immediately after signing for Rangers in 2016, Barton famously claimed that Brown "ain't in my league" after supporters anticipated a fiery feud between the pair ...
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Why don't England have a referee at the World Cup?

SkySports - 19 Mar 2018
For the first time in post-war history, England will have no referee representative at this summer's World Cup. Mark Clattenburg had been included on the pre-selected group drawn up by FIFA in 2016 and was involved in training for the tournament in ...
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Super Cup: NorthEast United ready for war against Gokulam FC

THE WEEK - 15 Mar 2018
NEUFC coach Avram Grant mentioned that his team couldn't garner positive results despite playing good football but they're now “ready for the war”. “A Cup game is always a war and we're approaching tomorrow's game likewise. We had a frustrating phase ...
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FIFA wades into Australian football civil war with Sydney meetings

Daily Telegraph - 20 Feb 2018
A three-man team from FIFA and the Asian Football Confederation, which has arrived to try to map out a way through the civil war that has stymied reform, also heard a two-hour presentation from Professional Footballers Association as it puts together a ...
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Wayne Valley football to open season in Pennsylvania - 20 Mar 2018
“We visited a couple colleges (Villanova and Temple) and did some sightseeing (World War II Battleship the USS New Jersey in Camden and Philadelphia Museum of Art). It was a great bonding experience. We will do something similar this year.” Wayne ...

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