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BBC African Footballer of the Year shortlist

BBC African Footballer of the Year: Voting open as shortlist named

(BBC) – The five candidates for the 2015 BBC African Footballer of the Year have been revealed during a special live launch broadcast in Johannesburg, South Africa. read more

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Coke, McDonald’s join sponsor call for FIFA’s Blatter to resign

FIFA President Sepp Blatter

Major soccer sponsors on Friday issued coordinated calls for the immediate resignation of FIFA president Sepp Blatter in the most significant move by companies supporting the sport since a bribery and corruption scandal erupted at world football’s governing body last … read more

Man Utd: Ferguson demanded pay rise to match Rooney

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(BBC) – Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson demanded that his salary was doubled in the aftermath of Wayne Rooney’s big pay increase in 2010. 00 read more