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Grain exporters in Russia’s south fear World Cup security hurdles

Published: April 4, 2018

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Grain exporters in southern Russia are seeking government assurances that shipments will not be disrupted during the World Cup soccer finals because of tight security on roads and at ports, industry sources said. Local industry players have raised their concerns at talks with regional officials in the city of Rostov-on-Don, which has important grain terminals and will host matches during the tournament starting in June, the sources said.


Manchester United fan group invites Jose Mourinho to ‘discuss concerns’ 

Published: November 2, 2017

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Jose Mourinho has been invited to “discuss his concerns” around the Old Trafford atmosphere by the Manchester United Supporters Trust. Surprisingly, the United boss seems most put out by an apparent lack of support for Romelu Lukaku against Spurs, saying it was unfair that fans “don’t support him so much” and that they should view him as “untouchable” like he does


Players may ask for rethink of World Cup kickoffs sked, venues …

Published: November 9, 2012

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The players’ union may ask FIFA to reconsider its decision to stage 2014 World Cup matches in early afternoon in tropical venues in Brazil. ‘It’s an issue for us and a serious one,’ FIFPro secretary general Theo van Seggelen ..