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A historic period for WORLD FOOTBALL: FIFA – Fairness Involved For All? – by ALVIN CORNEAL

Jordanian Prince Ali bin al Hussein, FIFA vice president and Challenger to Joseph S. Blatter for the FIFA presidency (2nd from right) and UEFA president Michel Platini (right) listen to FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter during the 65th FIFA Congress at Hallenstadion on May 29, 2015 in Zurich, Switzerland. (Photo by Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images)

Over the past few years, there have been different levels of condemnation regarding the financial undoing of Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA). Many accusations are targeted at the corridors of its Zürich headquarters or expansively across the world where 209 national associations occupy offices or control thousands of dollars annually; much of which have been approved subventions to their …

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A FIFA World Cup Final Event in 2018 – by ALVIN CORNEAL

FIFA President Joseph S Blatter reveals Russia as holders for the 2018 World Cup at the Messe on December 2, 2010 in Zurich, Switzerland. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

The excitement of 2014 FIFA World Cup BrazilTM finals is still ever present in my system, where the liveliness of a flamboyant people presented a wonderful atmosphere on and off the football stadiums. The tourist experiences, from the Corcovado to the Sugarloaf Mountain in Rio de Janeiro, through to the hustle and bustle of the Copacabana beach filled with swimmers …

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FIFA World Cup 2014 Brazil – Panini Sticker Book Competition – WINNERS

From Left: Leevon Phillips, Zaheed Baksh (representing Azeem Baksh), Magaret Lawrence, Imshad Mohammed, Ethan Pettier. Ryan Kong (representing Ethan Le Blanc), Wayne Benjamin(representing Cavell Sylvester), Kyle Ramlakhan, Naim Khan, Shiek Mohammed (representing Lydia Baksh)

GRAND PRIZE WINNERS 1st Prize Ethan Le Blanc 40″ Sony Flat Screen TV 2nd Prize Imshad Mohammed Sony PlayStation 4 3rd Prize Azeem Baksh Apple iPad Mini 4th Prize Kyle Ramlakhan Apple iPod 5th Prize Ethan Pettier Sony Blu-Ray Player 6th Prize Lydia Baksh Phillip Blu-Ray Player 7th Prize Magarete Lawrence Sony Digital Camera 8th Prize Cavell Sylvester Sony Digital …

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The Official Guide to 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™

The Official Guide to 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™

The Official Guide to 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™, featuring Team Profiles and Statistics, the FIFA World cup history, the venues, match schedule chart and exclusive interviews with Messi, Neymar, Xabi, Gerrard, Özil and Ronaldo. Available at Nigel R. Khan, RIK Services, Ishmael M. Khan, Mohammed’s and Charrans Book Stores and Superpharm outlets nationwide. Get your copy today!

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Returning to the FOOTBALL ADMINISTRATION of the ‘old time days’ – Some Issues and Solutions

Trinidad & Tobago World Cup Team - 1966

Those who lived through the early years of football in T&T and have witnessed the levels of change, would know that most of the changes, particularly in the removal of the clubs and present lack of accountability, has weakened a football administration that was once cohesive. Football’s Golden Years: The 50’s and 60’s  Football was once the nation’s first love, and …

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ALVIN CORNEAL

Alvin Corneal

ALVIN CORNEAL is one of a handful of sportsmen who has represented our national teams in both football and cricket. He was also a member of the first ever West Indies football team. His participation in sports at the national level spans more than a decade. He has held positions such as National Football Coach of junior and senior teams, …

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