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  • Report: FIFA mull Oman, Kuwait if '22 World Cup expands to 48 teams
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    FIFA is considering Oman and Kuwait as hosts of some matches at the 2022 World Cup if the tournament, to be staged in Qatar, is expanded from 32 to 48 teams, the New York Times reported on Wednesday. The World Cup will be expanded from 32 to 48 teams in… Read more »
  • Australia's Tom Rogic pulls the strings in dominant Socceroos win against Kuwait
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    Kuwait Australia 0 4 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats In his first match as full-time Socceroos coach, Graham Arnold got the statement win he wanted as Australia brushed aside Kuwait 4-0 on Tuesday morning (AEDT). An own goal by defender Khalid… Read more »
  • Kuwait boss Romeo Jozak to use Australia as a measuring stick
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    Kuwait coach Romeo Jozak is looking forward to seeing where his team stands in Asian football with the visit of Australia on Monday. Jozak, a former technical director of the Croatian FA, was charged in July with leading Kuwait back into the upper echelons of Asian football after a two-year… Read more »
  • Australia confirm October friendly against Kuwait
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    Australia will face Kuwait next month in a friendly that marks the start of Graham Arnold's second tenure in charge of the Socceroos. The low-key game on October 15 will come after a training camp in Dubai during the international window, designed to help Australia prepare for January's Asian Cup.… Read more »
  • Kuwait hire Croatia's Romeo Jozak as national team boss
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    Romeo Jozak. Former Croatia technical director Romeo Jozak has been appointed coach of the Kuwait national team, the former Legia Warsaw boss has confirmed on social media. Jozak has signed a two-year contract and will also take charge of the country's Olympic team as the Kuwaitis attempt to re-establish themselves… Read more »
  • FIFA lifts ban for political interference on Kuwait
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    Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah is an influential figure in Kuwait. One of football's longest political disputes has ended with FIFA lifting the suspension it imposed on the Kuwait Football Association in 2015. FIFA announced its decision on Wednesday, saying: "This decision has been taken following official confirmation to FIFA that… Read more »
  • Iran official withdraws from Asian election for FIFA Council
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    Moya Dodd is a candidate for the FIFA Council. KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Iranian official Ali Kafashian has dropped out of an election to join the FIFA Council, and officials from South Korea and Philippines have entered. The Asian Football Confederation said on Thursday that four men are competing for… Read more »
  • AFC adopts FIFA election rule, clears Sheikh Ahmad to stand
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    Sheikh Ahmad will be allowed to stand for AFC elections in May. ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -- The Asian Football Confederation has confirmed a rule for elections to FIFA Council seats, allowing Olympic powerbroker Sheikh Ahmad of Kuwait to be a candidate. The AFC says elections in May for… Read more »
  • Kuwait face exclusion from Asian Cup if FIFA ban remains
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    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Kuwait will be removed from the 2019 Asian Cup if it is still suspended by FIFA on Dec. 18. The Asian Football Confederation set the deadline on Friday, giving Kuwait three weeks to resolve a government-imposed law affecting the independence of national sports bodies. The dispute… Read more »
  • FIFA fine Kuwait for failing to play two Asian World Cup qualifiers
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    Kuwait did not play their final three AFC World Cup qualifiers due to a FIFA suspension. FIFA have fined the Kuwait soccer federation 30,000 Swiss francs for failing to play two World Cup qualifying matches last month. Kuwait have been suspended by FIFA and are unable to play on the… Read more »
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