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‘Death of Moroccan football player Ayoub Shatof in the ongoing war in Syria,’ Ariffino (Morocco), 27 April 2014

A young Moroccan footballer from the German Bundesliga died fighting in Syria last week. Ayoub Shatof underwent training in Turkey before joining the fight against Bashar al-Assad’s forces. Continue reading

‘Oman withdraws its bid to host Asian Cup,’ Aleqtisadiah (Saudia Arabia), 2 February 2014

Oman has decided not to continue in its bid to host the Asian Cup finals in 2019. The Oman Football Association also chose not to renew the contract of their French under-22 coach, selecting a local coach to lead the team instead.

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