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Fifa suspends Haitian football president due to allegations of sexual abuse against minors – Wired868
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Fifa suspends Haitian football president due to allegations of sexual abuse against minors – Wired868

Haitian Football Federation (FHF) president Yves Jean-Bart was provisionally suspended by Fifa today for 90 days, due to allegations of sexual abuse against minors at Haiti’s national training centre—which was first unearthed last month by the UK Guardian newspaper. The 72-year-old Jean-Bart, who is nicknamed ‘Dadou’, was one of several Haiti football officials accused of…

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Argentine FA suspends relegation for two years due to COVID-19 – CNA
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Argentine FA suspends relegation for two years due to COVID-19 – CNA

Sport Argentina declared its football season over on Monday and said there will be no relegation for two seasons because of the disruption caused by the new coronavirus outbreak. FILE PHOTO: Claudio Tapia, president of the Argentine Football Association (AFA) looks on during the presentation of the women’s professional soccer league, in Buenos Aires, Argentina…

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Soccer-Argentine FA suspends relegation for two years due to COVID-19 – Reuters
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Soccer-Argentine FA suspends relegation for two years due to COVID-19 – Reuters

BUENOS AIRES, April 27 (Reuters) – Argentina declared its football season over on Monday and said there will be no relegation for two seasons because of the disruption caused by the new coronavirus outbreak. “We are ending the tournaments,” Claudio Tapia, president of the Argentine Football Association, told a local news channel, adding that the…

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Soccer-Argentine FA suspends relegation for two years due to COVID-19 – Reuters
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Soccer-Argentine FA suspends relegation for two years due to COVID-19 – Reuters

BUENOS AIRES, April 27 (Reuters) – Argentina declared its football season over on Monday and said there will be no relegation for two seasons because of the disruption caused by the new coronavirus outbreak. “We are ending the tournaments,” Claudio Tapia, president of the Argentine Football Association, told a local news channel, adding that the…

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Zambia suspends soccer season due to COVID-19 – China.org.cn

LUSAKA, March 20 (Xinhua) — Soccer authorities in Zambia on Friday announced the suspension of all league matches following the outbreak of COVID-19. The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) said the decision has been arrived at after wide consultation with various stakeholders in order to safeguard the interest of the players, fans and sponsors. Sydney…

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COVID 19: Kogi FA suspends all football activities – Daily Post Nigeria
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COVID 19: Kogi FA suspends all football activities – Daily Post Nigeria

In line with the directive of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, the Kogi State Football Association, KSFA, has suspended all football activities in the state. The Chairman of the Association Mr Umar Suleiman Isah disclosed this in a statement made available to DAILY POST on Friday. Isah said the Association is also setting up a…

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Coronavirus: NFF suspends all football activities – Daily Post Nigeria
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Coronavirus: NFF suspends all football activities – Daily Post Nigeria

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has announced the cancellation of all forms of football activities in the country for the next four weeks. NFF Director of Communications, Ademola Olajire, in a statement on Wednesday, disclosed that the shutdown was “as a result of the global coronavirus pandemic’’. He said the shutdown affected all on-field activities…

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NASCAR suspends season until May but will reschedule events – CNBC
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NASCAR suspends season until May but will reschedule events – CNBC

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Can-Am 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on November 12, 2017 in Avondale, Arizona.Getty ImagesNASCAR has suspended its season until May as part of the CDC’s recommendation to postpone gatherings for the next eight weeks because of the COVID-19 pandemicThe decision came after at least two Monday conference calls between the…

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Caf suspends 2021 Afcon qualifiers – NewsDay
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Caf suspends 2021 Afcon qualifiers – NewsDay

Earlier this week, Caf disclosed that inter-club competitions would proceed as scheduled, while the Nigeria Football Federation boss Amaju Pinnick revealed plans to move Super Eagles’ players via a chartered flight from their respective bases in Europe. Several football competitions including major European leagues and the 2022 Fifa World Cup qualifying fixtures in Asia and…

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PSG suspends training amid coronavirus crisis – AS English
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PSG suspends training amid coronavirus crisis – AS English

Hours after Ligue de Football Professionnel’s decision to suspend all matches in Ligue 1 and Ligue 2 until further notice, several teams have already decided to halt training. Among them is PSG, which has issued a statement on Friday to announce the club would postpone training until the coronavirus crisis is resolved. The Parisian club,…

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UEFA suspends Champions League matches over Coronavirus fears – Daily Post Nigeria
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UEFA suspends Champions League matches over Coronavirus fears – Daily Post Nigeria

UEFA have confirmed that the Champions League round of 16 second-leg match between Manchester City and Real Madrid next week have been suspended as part of measures to contain the coronavirus outbreak in Europe. The European football body also suspended the Champions League round of 16 second-leg tie between Juventus and Olympique Lyonnais. In a…

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NBA suspends season due to coronavirus concerns – ABC10
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NBA suspends season due to coronavirus concerns – ABC10

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NBA suspends season after Jazz player diagnosed with COVID-19 – CBC.ca
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NBA suspends season after Jazz player diagnosed with COVID-19 – CBC.ca

The NBA has suspended its season “until further notice” after a Utah Jazz player tested positive Wednesday for the coronavirus, a move that came only hours after the majority of the league’s owners were leaning toward playing games without fans in arenas.Fans exit the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City after it is announced that…

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N.B.A. Suspends Season After Player Tests Positive for Coronavirus – The New York Times
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N.B.A. Suspends Season After Player Tests Positive for Coronavirus – The New York Times

The N.B.A. abruptly suspended its season on Wednesday after a Utah Jazz player was found to have tested positive for coronavirus moments before a game began in Oklahoma City.The league announced that the suspension would begin on Thursday, but the final game of Wednesday’s slate, between the Sacramento Kings and New Orleans Pelicans, was canceled…

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NBA suspends season after Utah Jazz player tests positive for coronavirus – CNBC
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NBA suspends season after Utah Jazz player tests positive for coronavirus – CNBC

Steven Adams #12 of the Oklahoma City Thunder guards Rudy Gobert #27 of the Utah Jazz during an opening night game at Vivint Smart Home Arena on October 23, 2019 in Salt Lake City, Utah.Alex Goodlett | Getty ImagesThe National Basketball Association on Wednesday night suspended its season indefinitely after a Utah Jazz player tested…

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