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Phil Neville appointed Lionesses head coach

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The former Manchester United and Everton player, who succeeds interim coach Mo Marley after the departure of previous permanent manager Mark Sampson, will be the person tasked with guiding the Lionesses to the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019. read more >>> Source:: FIFA.Com

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Pozzo’s Azzurri in stats

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Continuing our look at the number behind previous FIFA World Cup winners, FIFA.com highlights the enchanting statistical story of Italy’s 1934 and ’38 FIFA World Cup™ campaigns. read more >>> Source:: FIFA.Com

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The Week in Numbers

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Mario Balotelli, Edinson Cavani, Neymar, and Paul Pogba star in FIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with a rapid goal, some on-song Lions, and an all-time Barça-Real record being under threat. read more >>> Source:: FIFA.Com

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Communication and cooperation stressed by summit participants

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At the fifth FIFA Executive Football Summit of the 2017/2018 series in Amsterdam, representatives from 21 FIFA member associations held discussions on the FIFA Forward Programme, the future of youth and women’s competitions, the transfer system and players’ status. FIFA.com rounds up some of the reactions. read more >>> Source:: FIFA.Com

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Heroes’ welcome for defeated Dutch

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In the build-up to Russia 2018, FIFA.com will be highlighting some classic FIFA World Cup images. This week we look back to 1974 and the spectacular scenes that greeted the beaten Netherlands team on their return to Amsterdam. read more >>> Source:: FIFA.Com

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Investment sparking fresh Icelandic dreams

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As they chase a first FIFA Women’s World Cup in the wake of humbling two-time champions Germany, Iceland are reaping the benefits of significant FIFA Forward-supported investment. FIFA.com hears from a player and administrator on the impact it has had. read more >>> Source:: FIFA.Com

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Di Maria: Messi is already the greatest

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Argentina star Angel Di Maria speaks with www.sc.qa (the website of the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy, the body responsible for delivering the infrastructure and host country operations for the 2022 FIFA World Cup™) about the huge impact the World Cup in Qatar will have across the Arab world. read more >>> Source:: FIFA.Com

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Giggs takes Wales post

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2008 FIFA Club World Cup winner Ryan Giggs, who won 64 Wales caps between 1991 and 2007, replaces previous boss Chris Coleman, who left for English Championship side Sunderland in November. read more >>> Source:: FIFA.Com

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Video Vault: Croatia’s dream debut

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H – Video Vault: Croatia’s dream debut In the latest instalment of the FIFA World Cup Video Vault series, FIFA.com hears from Luka Modric, who shares his memories of watching Croatia make history at France 1998. read more >>> Source:: FIFA.Com

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African duo to be decided

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January 2018 is an important month in the race for places at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018, with the qualifying competitions in the CAF, CONMEBOL and CONCACAF zones all reaching their conclusions. By the time they do so, the line-up for the world finals will be complete. read more >>> Source:: FIFA.Com

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FIFA, Council of Europe establish partnership

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FIFA President Gianni Infantino and Council of Europe Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland met today in Strasbourg to discuss how to better promote human rights in sports. The meeting followed an exchange of views between the FIFA President and the Council of Europe’s Committee of Ministers. read more >>> Source:: FIFA.Com

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Aussies break through with stellar year

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In the first of a new series, FIFA.com takes a look at nations make an impact on the FIFA/Coca-Cola Women’s World Ranking commencing with Australia who are now on the tail of Germany and England following a hugely successful year on and off the pitch. read more >>> Source:: FIFA.Com

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The Week in Quotes

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This week we feature two different players talking about their relationship with the “lottery” of football—penalty kicks, while Javier Hernandez says he is aiming for the very top at Russia 2018. read more >>> Source:: FIFA.Com