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Shared CONMEBOL/UEFA office opened in London!

CONMEBOL President Alejandro Domínguez and UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin today opened a shared CONMEBOL/UEFA office in London, which will represent the sister confederations in common projects, including competitions, across various areas. The creation of a shared office follows on from the strategic cooperation agreement signed by CONMEBOL and UEFA on …

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FIFA President’s CONMEBOL Congress address praises development work!

FIFA President Gianni Infantino highlighted the multitude of development projects being undertaken around South America with FIFA’s support, particularly in youth and women’s football, in his address to the 75th CONMEBOL Congress. The FIFA President also spoke of the extraordinary passion which football generates among players and supporters around the …

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CAF MA meeting attended by FIFA, CONCACAF & CONMEBOL presidents!

CAF President Dr Patrice Motsepe hosted the Presidents of CAF Member Associations in Doha, Qatar where he was joined by FIFA President Gianni Infantino, CONCACAF President Victor Montagliani and President of CONMEBOL Alejandro Dominguez. The meeting, attended by 52 African Member Associations, discussed some of the challenges facing African football, …

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European & South American champions meet in ‘Finalissima’ Wembley showdown!

London’s iconic Wembley Stadium will be the setting for a showdown between UEFA EURO 2020 winners Italy and CONMEBOL Copa América 2021 champions Argentina on Wednesday, June 1, 2022 (kick-off at 19:45 local time). To the delight of football lovers across the globe, tickets will go on sale on UEFA.com …

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UEFA & CONMEBOL renew & extend Memorandum of Understanding!

UEFA and CONMEBOL yesterday signed a renewed and extended Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) lasting until June 30, 2028, following on from the successful MoU of February 2020. While the terms of the original agreement remain, this renewed MoU also contains specific provisions related to the opening of a shared UEFA/CONMEBOL …

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Asia’s representative to face South American opposition in FIFA World Cup Intercontinental Playoff for Qatar 2022!

Asia’s representative in the FIFA World Cup Intercontinental Playoff will have to navigate past a CONMEBOL side if the continent is to have a historic sixth representative in Qatar 2022. The second Intercontinental Playoff following Friday’s draw at FIFA’s headquarters in Zurich will see CONCACAF squaring off against Oceania to …

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Draw date set for new-look 2022 FIFA World Cup intercontinental play-offs!

The draw for the 2022 FIFA World Cup – Qatar intercontinental play-offs will be held in Zurich, Switzerland, on Friday, November 26, 2021. The fixtures that will determine who plays who between the AFC, CONCACAF, CONMEBOL and the OFC in the contest for the last two spots at football’s flagship …

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UEFA and CONMEBOL further broaden cooperation!

UEFA and CONMEBOL have today announced the broadening of their existing cooperation as well as the staging of a match between the UEFA EURO 2020 winners Italy and the CONMEBOL Copa América 2021 winners Argentina during the international window in June 2022 at a venue to be confirmed. The organising …

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Brazilian health officials force abandonment of Brazil vs Argentina game!

FIFA & CONMEBOL has confirmed that following a decision by the match officials, the 2022 FIFA World Cup – Qatar qualifying match between Brazil and Argentina in Sao Paulo was first suspended and then postponed. This happened after Brazilian health officials objected to the participation of four Argentina players, three …

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LaLiga unhappy with CAS decision on qualifying matches for the 2022 FIFA World Cup!

In response to the denial of precautionary/interim measures by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), which we consider not in accordance with the law, in substance and in who has taken the decision; and given that the request for the aforementioned measures has been rejected by the court with no …

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