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FIFA reform committee says work continues despite bans

ZURICH - A FIFA advisory panel is pressing ahead to draft reforms of the scandal-shaken world football body despite the suspension of President Sepp Blatter and other senior officials amid corruption investigations, the panel's head said.

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Blatter's ex defends suspended football boss

ZURICH - Sepp Blatter's ex-wife has defended the powerful football boss who was suspended as FIFA president this week amid a corruption probe.

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CONMEBOL calls Platini suspension 'disproportionate'

ASUNCION - South American football's governing body CONMEBOL has criticised the suspension of FIFA presidential candidate Michel Platini from football for 90 days while he is investigated by an internal ethics committee.

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Poland suffer triple injury blow before Ireland match

WARSAW - Poland's hopes of reaching the Euro 2016 finals were dealt a blow on Saturday with three players ruled out by injury ahead of their final Group D qualifier against Ireland on Sunday.

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No major changes for Georgia match - Germany coach

LEIPZIG, Germany - Germany coach Joachim Loew will not make major changes to his team for their final Euro 2016 qualifier against Georgia on Sunday despite suffering a surprise defeat by Ireland, he said on Saturday.

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De Villiers denies Ashwin has got his number

KANPUR, India - South Africa one-day captain AB de Villiers swatted aside suggestions that India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin could prove his nemesis in the five-match series starting in Kanpur on Sunday.

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