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FA racism allegations inquiry: Request 'bordering on blackmail' - Eniola Aluko

Added: 18.10.2017 16:22 | 0 views | 0 comments

Footballer Eni Aluko tells a parliamentary inquiry that a request from the FA's chief executive was "bordering on blackmail".

Tags: Football, UK
From: www.bbc.co.uk

FA chief Glenn denies Aluko´s ´bordering on blackmail´ claim

Added: 18.10.2017 16:22 | 0 views | 0 comments

Martin Glenn has denied asking Eniola Aluko to release a statement saying the Football Association is not institutionally racist after the England women’s international accused the organisation’s chief executive of behaviour “bordering on blackmail”. Aluko and Martin Glenn were giving evidence to a parliamentary committee on Wednesday in relation to the FA’s handling of the […]

From: www.soccernews.com

Kenyan Election Head Warns Upcoming Vote Not Guaranteed To Be Free or Fair

Added: 18.10.2017 15:47 | 0 views | 0 comments

The head of Kenya's election commission warned that he could not guarantee next week's presidential election would be both free and fair on Wednesday, pointing to possible interference from politicians and threats of violence against his colleagues, according to Reuters. Wafula Chebukati's statements came hours after another commission member resigned and fled the country out of fear after she and her staff were repeatedly threatened. “Ironically, the very people, political leaders, who are supposed to build the nation have become the greatest threat to the peace and stability of the nation,” Chebukati told journalists. The Oct. 26 poll is the re-do of an election that took place in August...

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UK terror attacks likely to increase despite Isis' defeat in Raqqa

Added: 18.10.2017 15:29 | 0 views | 0 comments

Terror attacks in the UK and West are likely to increase despite Isis being driven out of the Syrian city of Raqqa, analysts...

Tags: UK, Syria, ISIS
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It was special to face role model Modric, says Winks

Added: 18.10.2017 15:28 | 0 views | 0 comments

Tottenham midfielder Harry Winks described it as “special” to play against Real Madrid’s Luka Modric – a role model of his from the Croatian’s time at Spurs. England international Winks was a young prospect at White Hart Lane when Modric was turning out for the London club, before he left to join Madrid in 2012 – and went […]

From: www.soccernews.com

Soccer: FA under fire from MPs after apologies to women players

Added: 18.10.2017 15:23 | 0 views | 0 comments

The Football Association made a public apology to England women's soccer internationals Eniola Aluko and Drew Spence on Wednesday for comments that were "discriminatory on grounds of race" made to them by former manager Mark Sampson.

From: feeds.reuters.com

Guardiola´s Catalonia stance dismissed by Spanish minister

Added: 18.10.2017 14:09 | 0 views | 0 comments

Pep Guardiola has been sharply rebuked by Spanish government spokesman Inigo Mendez de Vigo after the Manchester City manager dedicated his side’s Champions League win over Napoli to two jailed Catalan separatist politicians. Jordi Sanchez and Jordi Cuixart, leaders of the Catalan National Assembly (ANC) and Omnium Cultural respectively, appeared before the High Court in […]

From: www.soccernews.com

FA apologises over Sampson remarks to Aluko and Spence

Added: 18.10.2017 11:44 | 0 views | 0 comments

The Football Association has apologised to England women’s players Eniola Aluko and Drew Spence after new evidence showed their former manager Mark Sampson to have made remarks that were “discriminatory on the grounds of race”. Sampson was sacked as England manager last month on account of “inappropriate and unacceptable” behaviour with female players in a […]

From: www.soccernews.com

Amazon just added more Dash Buttons for you to press

Added: 18.10.2017 10:44 | 0 views | 0 comments

Now has over 100 of the Wi-Fi shopping buttons available in the UK.

Tags: UK, Amazon
From: www.zdnet.com

Mark Sampson: FA apologises over remarks to Eniola Aluko & Drew Spence

Added: 18.10.2017 10:40 | 0 views | 0 comments

The FA apologises to two players for remarks by sacked England's women manager Mark Sampson which were "discriminatory on the grounds of race".

From: www.bbc.co.uk

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