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The Week in Numbers

Passes flow as records fall

Wednesday 27 August 2014

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The investigatory chamber of the FIFA Ethics Committee has concluded a preliminary investigation in relation to alleged match manipulation involving officials of the Ghana Football Association and a players’ agent licensed by the same association.

 

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RankTeamPoints+/-
1Germany17360
2Argentina16040
3Netherlands15070
4Colombia14950
5Belgium14070
6Uruguay13160
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