Tuesday, 13 November, 2018

Federation Internationale de Football Association releases Russia World Cup doping tests

Federation Internationale de Football Association releases Russia World Cup doping tests Federation Internationale de Football Association releases Russia World Cup doping tests
Shannon Reynolds | 13 July, 2018, 13:16

England fans are the subject of a Federation Internationale de Football Association investigation after claims were made that "possibly discriminatory" chants were sung during the Three Lions' World Cup semi final loss to Croatia.

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Its executive director Piara Powar insists sexism has been one of the biggest problems at the ongoing World Cup, according to the Irish Examiner.

Powar said at a news conference on diversity and anti-discrimination that around 15 of these cases involved female World Cup reporters and the others Russian women on the streets.

Before the commencement of the tournament last month, there were fears that homophobia and racism would be the major areas of concern but FARE said sexism has been the main focus of discrimination.

While the crackdown isn't steeped in policy yet - Mr Addiechi said it is "one of the activities that we will have in the future, it's a normal evolution".

Thai ‘Wild Boars’ return to training after teammates’ rescue
Meanwhile, reports say the boys and the coach were sedated to stop them panicking during the risky rescue. The young soccer players rescued from a cave in Thailand are resting comfortably in a hospital.

Trump slams May's Brexit deal hours after dinner to honour him
Mrs May will host Mr Trump and his wife Melania at a lavish dinner at Blenheim Palace this evening. May and Trump are scheduled to hold talks and a joint news conference on Friday.

Hot weather causes explosion at petrochemicals company outside Cairo Int'l Airport
While flights have not been affected, some witnesses described the vehicle traffic in and out of the airport as a " nightmare ". Cairo International was the scene of a terrorist attack in 2015 when a passenger smuggled a bomb on to Metrojet Flight 9268 .

Nestor Pitana of Argentina will referee the World Cup final between France and Croatia, FIFA announced on Thursday (Jul 12).

He said the organization will look into reducing cutaways to female fans.

During Russia 2018 photographic agency Getty Images published a photo gallery of "the hottest fans at the World Cup" featuring exclusively young women.

Meanwhile, chants by England fans during their World Cup semi-final defeat to Croatia on Wednesday are being investigated by the governing body.

Still, FIFA did impose fines during the tournament on soccer federations including Serbia, Russia and Poland for racist, nationalist and offensive banners displayed by fans at games.

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