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FIFA president Sepp Blatter arrives in India

FIFA president Sepp Blatter arrives in IndiaNew Delhi, March 9 - FIFA president Sepp Blatter arrived here Friday afternoon to inspect the infrastructure in the country before awarding the Under-17 World Cup football to All India Football Federation (AIFF).

Blatter will be meeting Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in the evening before addressing the press.

Blatter arrived here from Kathmandu where he and Nepal Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai inaugurated AFC Challenge Cup Thursday. (IANS)


Tottenham thrash AEL Limassol 3-0 to clinch place in Europa League group stage

Mauricio PochettinoLondon, Aug 29 - Tottenham Hotspur continued with their winning streak under new manager Mauricio Pochettino as they thrashed AEL Limassol 3-0 to clinch their place in the Europa League group stage.  Read more »

Di Maria says joined Man U to help them return to CL, win many trophies

Angel-di-MariaLondon, Aug 29 : Manchester United's record signing Angel Di Maria has said that he has joined the Premier League club to help them return to Champions League and win many trophies.  Read more »

Botham rules out England's chances of winning WC with current strategy

Ian-BothamLondon, Aug 29 : Former England Test cricketer and captain Ian Botham feels that the team's one day plans need to be torn up and started again, because if they follow their current strategy in the World  Read more »

Flintoff avoids speeding ban citing 'exceptional hardship'

Former England all-rounder Andrew FlintoffLondon, Aug 29 - Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff has reportedly escaped a speeding ban after arguing 'exceptional hardship' to magistrates in Carlisle.  Read more »

Hamilton might consider quitting Merc due to increasing tension with Rosberg: Reports

Hamilton-RosbergWashington, Aug 26 : Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton is reportedly threatening to quit the team due to the clash that has been building all year between him and teammate Nico Rosberg, which reached its  Read more »

Button feels sympathetic with Hamilton following Belgian GP row with Rosberg

Jenson-ButtonLondon, Aug 26 : McLaren driver Jenson Button has said that he feels sympathy with Lewis Hamilton after his Belgian Grand Prix came to an end on lap two by a collision from his Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg.  Read more »