Pogon Szczecin eyes new stadium with Europa League on its mind

Pogon SzczecinBy Jaroslaw Adamowski
April 17 - Pogon Szczecin is planning to either modernise its stadium or build a new facility, according to Jaroslaw Mroczek, the chief executive of the Polish club.

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Sofia settle outstanding 2013 debts and wages to retain club license

cska fans By Alexander Krassimirov
April 17 - Bulgaria's CSKA Sofia has repaid debts in excess of 1 million leva (€500,000) in order to meet club license requirements. The debts were accumulated under the former ownership of Titan AS.

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ReportCalcio" provides a comprehensive overview of trend in Italian football

Report Calcio 0By Mark Baber
April 16- The fourth edition of the "ReportCalcio" has been unveiled by the FIGC in Rome revealing a continuing downward trend in stadium income whilst television revenues increase.

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Refs need to control their emotions too, says Blatter

sepp-blatterBy Andrew Warshaw
April 16- Sepp Blatter says referees too often go over the top in the way they caution and send off players, sometimes inflaming incidents in the process.

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The pearl of Sochi set to return to professional life in Olympic setting

Fischt stadiumBy Richard van Poortvliet
April 16 - The 'Fisht' Stadium in Sochi has been a bit of a lonely place following the conclusion of the Winter Olympics and Paralympics. However this should change soon after the news that Sochi Zhemchuzhina are going to get another lease of life.

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Bulgarian legends put academy ventures top of their agenda

balakovBy Alexander Krassimirov
April 16 – Bulgarian football legend Krassimir Balakov is preparing a football academy project inn his name in Sofia. Balakov already has submitted documents in Sofia Municipality with a request for an appropriate site for the Academy.

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Mutko reports on progress of $17.1bn Russia 2018 stadium build

valery mutkoApril 16 - Russian Minister of Sport Vitaly Mutko, speaking at a meeting of the Federation Council Committee on Social Policy, outlined the progress of the stadium build for the FIFA World Cup 2018.

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UEFA's financial police meet to discuss club progress, and failures, on FFP

FFPBy Andrew Warshaw
April 15 - The UEFA body probing whether Europe's clubs are complying with financial fair play are meeting today and tomorrow - with those who continue to spend beyond their means likely to be named early next month.

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Atlético coach uses Google Glass headset to track live stats pitchside

GoogleGlassData2By Tom Parsons
April 15 - Sunday saw a first in football history as Atlético Madrid assistant coach German Burgos used Google Glass to help his team keep their La Liga hopes on the right track with a 2-0 win over Getafe.

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