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African federation backs Sheik Salman for FIFA presidency Friday, 5 Feb 2016

KIGALI (Reuters) - Bahrain’s Sheikh Salman Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa received a major boost in his bid to become the next FIFA president when he received an endorsement from the Confederation of African Football on Friday.  Full Article

 
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IAAF to probe Chinese letter pointing to systematic doping by Ma Friday, 5 Feb 2016 

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - World athletics body IAAF said on Friday it would investigate the authenticity of a letter signed by 10 Chinese athletes that says a Chinese Olympic coach ran a systematic doping programme up to the mid-1990s.  Full Article  

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Africa vote could hold key to FIFA presidential election Friday, 5 Feb 2016 

MIAMI (Reuters) - African soccer officials will decide on Friday which of FIFA's presidential candidates they will back as the campaign to replace Sepp Blatter at the helm of the sport's troubled ruling body reaches the home straight.  Full Article  

 
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