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Jerome Boateng fined by Bayern Munich for transgressing guidelines

Jerome Boateng fined by Bayern Munich for transgressing guidelines

Munich [Germany], April 2 (ANI): Bayern Munich's Jerome Boateng has been fined for transgressing the guidelines issued by the club amid coronavirus pandemic."Bayern defender Jerome Boateng left Munich yesterday without permission from the club. Boateng has transgressed the guidelines issued by the c...

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COVID-19: Serie A training ban extended until April 13

COVID-19: Serie A training ban extended until April 13

Milan [Italy], Apr 2 (ANI): Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has banned Serie A clubs from going on to team training until at least April 13 due to the coronavirus pandemic.Italy remains one of the hardest-hit regions due to the disease, and as a result, Serie A's season was also suspended inde...

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Health is more important than finishing Premier League season: Kyle Walker

Health is more important than finishing Premier League season: Kyle Walker

Leeds [UK], Apr 2 (ANI): Manchester City's defender Kyle Walker has said that football has to take the back seat as of now as the health of the players is the most important in the current situation.His remarks come as Premier League stands suspended till April 30 due to the coronavirus pandemic and...

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UEFA postpones all national team matches amid coronavirus pandemic

UEFA postpones all national team matches amid coronavirus pandemic

Nyon [Switzerland], April 1 (ANI): The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) on Wednesday announced that all national team matches due to be played in June have been postponed until further notice."Following today's video conference meeting with the general secretaries of all 55 UEFA member...

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Griezmann missing football 'tremendously' amid coronavirus pandemic

Griezmann missing football 'tremendously' amid coronavirus pandemic

Barcelona [Spain], April 1 (ANI): Barcelona's Antoine Griezmann said that he is missing football 'tremendously'. "I miss football tremendously, but nothing can be done. I have no idea when the competition will resume or when we will resume training," the club's official website quoted Griezmann as s...

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This period could be used to work on something special: Solskjaer to Manchester United players

This period could be used to work on something special: Solskjaer to Manchester United players

Manchester [UK], Apr 1 (ANI): As the coronavirus pandemic has made all footballers stay at home, Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said that they can use this period 'to work on something special'."Yeah, the players have got individual programmes and they've got their own diets, of cour...

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Australia suspends grassroots football, training till May 31

Australia suspends grassroots football, training till May 31

Sydney [Australia], Apr 1 (ANI): In the wake of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the Football Federation Australia (FFA) on Wednesday extended the suspension of sanctioned grassroots football competitions and associated training till May 31.The decision is another in a series of measures taken by F...

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Combating COVID-19: AIFF contributes Rs 25 lakh to PM Cares Fund

Combating COVID-19: AIFF contributes Rs 25 lakh to PM Cares Fund

New Delhi [India], Apr 1 (ANI): All India Football Federation on Wednesday pledged to donate Rs 25 lakh to the PM-Cares Fund to support the fight against the coronavirus threat.The AIFF hds also directed all employees to work from home from March 14 itself, and all footballing activities under AIFF ...

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McTominay will be important player for Man United in next ten years: Nemanja Matic

McTominay will be important player for Man United in next ten years: Nemanja Matic

Manchester [UK], Apr 1 (ANI): Manchester United's midfielder Nemanja Matic reckons that in the coming ten years Scott McTominay will become an important member of the side.The Serbian also went on to praise his fellow midfielder's attitude and said McTominay has got everything to become an important...

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Virgil van Dijk picks Messi as his toughest opponent

Virgil van Dijk picks Messi as his toughest opponent

New Delhi [India], Apr 1 (ANI): Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk has named Lionel Messi as his toughest opponent during a Twitter question and answer session.Van Dijk was pitted against Messi during last season's Champions League semi-final, as Liverpool famously overcame a 3-0 first-leg deficit b...

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