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Rudolf Vidal leaves Bayern Munich to pursue new professional challenges!

After eight years as Managing Director and President Americas, Rudolf Vidal is leaving FC Bayern to pursue new professional challenges. A lawyer by training, the US native has been the primary force behind expanding the European powerhouse’s brand in North, Central and South America since taking his position with the …

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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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Claro signs up as Regional Supporter of 2022 FIFA World Cup!

Telecommunications provider Claro has been unveiled as a Regional Supporter of the 2022 FIFA World Cup – Qatar. The agreement spans South America and covers fixed-line and wireless telecommunication services, as well as wireless telecommunication end-user services, in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay. As a Regional …

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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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UPL Ltd announced as Regional Supporter for 2022 FIFA World Cup!

FIFA have announced UPL Ltd, a world leader in sustainable agriculture, as a Regional Supporter in the South American market for the 2022 FIFA World Cup – Qatar. UPL Ltd is a global provider of sustainable agriculture products and solutions and is one of the top five agriculture solutions companies …

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Bundesliga International & ESPN agree deal in Spanish-speaking South America!

ESPN has been confirmed as the home of the Bundesliga in Spanish-speaking South America as part of a five-year agreement with Bundesliga International, a subsidiary of DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga. The agreement spans the next five seasons and includes exclusive rights for nine countries, namely: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, …

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South American 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers to begin in October!

Following consultation with the South American member associations, FIFA and CONMEBOL have agreed to postpone the upcoming South American qualifiers for the 2022 FIFA World Cup – Qatar initially planned to be played in the international window of September 2020. The qualifiers are now planned to start in October 2020. …

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CONMEBOL postpones Copa America to 2021 due to Coronavirus!

The South American football confederation, CONMEBOL, on Tuesday, March 17 announced that they are postponing the Copa America 2020. The tournament was due to take place in Argentina and Colombia from June 12 to July 12 this summer, but due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic it has become the latest …

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UEFA & CONMEBOL renew Memorandum of Understanding to enhance cooperation!

The UEFA Executive Committee and the CONMEBOL Council today met at the House of European Football in Nyon and signed a renewed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to replace the agreement that was signed in 2012. This new MoU forms the basis for an enhanced collaboration in a variety of domains to …

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