Archive | July 14, 2020

Brother of Tottenham’s Serge Aurier shot dead in France….

A younger brother of Tottenham player Serge Aurier has been shot dead in the French city of Toulouse, reportedly outside a night club. Christopher Aurier died in hospital after emergency services found him shot in the stomach in an industrial zone on the city’s outskirts, French media say.

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Cameroon pulls out of hosting African Champions League semi-finals and final….

Cameroon will not host the mini-tournament to decide the 2020 African Champions League winners, the country has announced. Last month, after assessing the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on African football, CAF said the semi-finals and final would be played in a “Final Four” format in September.

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Manchester City overturn two-year European ban….

Manchester City have successfully overturned their two-year ban from European club competitions. The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) announced the club were cleared of “disguising equity funds as sponsorship contributions”. UEFA issued the ban in February after ruling City had committed “serious breaches” of Financial Fair Play regulations between 2012 and 2016.

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