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January 13, 2023

Chad disqualified from U-17 AFCON qualifiers after age scandal

MRI scans were first introduced by FIFA during the 2009 U-17 FIFA World Cup in Nigeria as part of efforts to combat age manipulation in youth football competitions.

December 18, 2022

Chaos as fans injure player, referee in Australian topflight league

The incident occurred during a game between Melbourne City and their arch rivals Melbourne Victory in the A-League.

A photo of Melbourne City goalkeeper Tom Glover injured used to illustrate story.
November 30, 2022

Qatar 2022: All-female referee team to officiate Costa Rica-Germany match

Frappart made history in the 2022 Qatar FIFA World Cup a few days ago, becoming the first female official at the tournament when named the fourth official in the Mexico-Poland match.

Stephanie Frappart; Neuza Back and Karen Diaz Medina
September 4, 2022

Keeper shown red card for urinating during FA Cup match

Connor Maseko was given the marching order when he decided to urinate during an Emirates FA Cup tie.

May 13, 2021

Premier League to renew £5 billion TV deal

The deal is a huge boost to the Premier League at a time when the value of broadcasting rights has generally been in decline around the world.

Premier League