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Mediapro’s Téléfoot shutdown plunges French football into uncertainty

Mediapro’s monumental offer was greeted with drums and trumpets in 2018: the decision of the Professional Football League (LFP) to terminate the contract with its main broadcaster, this Friday, December 11, opens an era of economic uncertainty for French football. The failure of the Sino-Spanish group has become increasingly evident since its decision not to […]

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Antoine Griezmann breaks partnership with Huawei to support Uyghurs

Huawei in the viewfinder of Antoine Griezmann. The French footballer announced this Thursday, December 10 that he was putting “An immediate end to [son] partnership “ with Huawei, invoking “Strong suspicions” on the participation of the Chinese telecoms giant in the surveillance of the Uyghur Muslim minority. Instagram Antoine Griezmann “Following strong suspicions that the […]

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PSG-Basaksehir: against racism, players and referees kneel down and raise their fists

The image at the start of the match is strong. The players of Paris-Saint-Germain and Basaksehir Istanbul and the new referees appointed dropped a knee on Wednesday evening, December 9, before the resumption of their match in the Champions League, the day after their meeting was interrupted after accusations of racism against the refereeing body. […]

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The Ministry of Sports opens an investigation into the inappropriate behavior of a supervisor of the FFF

The Ministry of Sports announced this Friday, December 4 an administrative investigation to understand how a supervisor dismissed in 2012 by the French Football Federation (FFF) for text messages moved to a minor was able to continue to take care of young people in the Drôme and in Ardèche. “Sexual violence in sport, the survey”: […]