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The chairman of the FIFA Disciplinary Committee has decided to extend the sanction imposed on 28 April 2016 by the chairman of the Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body of UEFA on the French player Mamadou Sakho for an anti-doping rule violation.

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RankTeamPoints+/-Positions
1ARGArgentina15321
2BELBelgium1352-1
3CHIChile13482
4COLColombia13374
5GERGermany1309-1
6ESPSpain1277-3
LAST UPDATE: Thursday 07 April 2016
  • Guinea-Bissau stronger than ever before

    A historic leap in the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking for the Djurtus mirrors their stunning position atop Group E in qualifying for the CAF Africa Cup of Nations 2017.

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BADBOYSs
BADBOYSs (Canada)
all teams are strong, Syria and China are new to this batch and I dont see how the other teams would let them breath... but I think Uzb and Iran will qualify directly. Uzb and Iran have more ambition to qualify. all games gonna be tough. from the other group, UAE and Japan are qualifying 100%
jpstarboy
jpstarboy (Trinidad and Tobago)
Probably the most shocking. But I guess they stole the show. Well done lads

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Leonel Sanchez, the elegant left-footer who packed a punch

On 25 April 1936, one of the most important figures in South American football history, the Chilean Leonel Sanchez, was born. FIFA.com pays tribute to the tough, yet silky left-footer who starred for Universidad de Chile and his country. 

World Cup Matches

Sizzling Brazil stun the Azteca

The fitting culmination to what was, in the eyes of most observers, the quintessential FIFA World Cup ™ tournament. This match had all the ingredients of a great final - goals, end-to-end football and star players. In the end, Pele, Jairzinho and Carlos Alberto got the better of Facchetti, Rivera and Riva in a match which, for over an hour, was much closer than the final score-line suggests.

Videos

Interview with Alan Kennedy and Phil Neal

We hear from former Liverpool players Alan Kennedy and Phil Neal, who discussed their time at Anfield, winning the European Cup and much more.

World Cup Qualifiers

Iraq make history by seeing off Syria

We remember the game that sealed Iraq’s maiden appearance at the FIFA World Cup on 29 November 1985, with legendary former forward Ahmed Radhi recalling his memories from the two-legged win over Syria.

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