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Brazil football chief Rogerio Caboclo suspended after sexual harassment allegation
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Brazil football chief Rogerio Caboclo suspended after sexual harassment allegation

A Brazilian football federation employee has accused Rogerio Caboclo of several episodes of sexual and moral harassment in recent months

Copa America 2021: Rio de Janeiro mayor says he could cancel games if COVID-19 cases rise
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Copa America 2021: Rio de Janeiro mayor says he could cancel games if COVID-19 cases rise

Seven matches are scheduled to take place at the stadium, including a semi-final. The final is slated for the iconic Maracana Stadium in the city.

Copa America 2021: Brazil players debate whether or not to play in tournament
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Copa America 2021: Brazil players debate whether or not to play in tournament

Brazil players don’t plan to make any public statements on the matter until after their World Cup qualifying games against Ecuador and Paraguay.

Criticism, jokes as Copa America 2021 moved from Argentina to Brazil over COVID-19
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Criticism, jokes as Copa America 2021 moved from Argentina to Brazil over COVID-19

The Covid-19 curve in Brazil has declined recently, from a weekly average of more than 3,000 deaths a day in April to about 1,800 last week.

Brazil to host Copa America after co-hosts Argentina and Colombia stripped of rights due to rising COVID-19 cases, street protests
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Brazil to host Copa America after co-hosts Argentina and Colombia stripped of rights due to rising COVID-19 cases, street protests

CONMEBOL said on Twitter that the tournament is confirmed to take place between 13 June and 10 July. Brazil are the defending champions, winning the competition in 2019 as hosts.

Copa America 2021: Tournament left without a host country after CONMEBOL rules out Argentina amid rising COVID-19 cases
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Copa America 2021: Tournament left without a host country after CONMEBOL rules out Argentina amid rising COVID-19 cases

CONMEBOL said on Sunday on Twitter — and it was later confirmed by an official — that they were analysing “the offer of other nations who showed interest in hosting the continental tournament,” without naming them.

Copa America 2021: Most Argentines are against hosting tournament amid COVID-19 crisis
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Copa America 2021: Most Argentines are against hosting tournament amid COVID-19 crisis

Copa America last week lost a co-host in Colombia which had its games stripped by the CONMEBOL federation amid social unrest that has claimed dozens of lives.

Copa America 2021: Argentina offer to host entire tournament after Colombia's exit
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Copa America 2021: Argentina offer to host entire tournament after Colombia's exit

Copa America is set to kick off on 13 June with the final scheduled for 10 July.

LaLiga: Lionel Messi granted permission to skip Barcelona’s final game of season to prepare for Copa America
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LaLiga: Lionel Messi granted permission to skip Barcelona’s final game of season to prepare for Copa America

The Argentina star has been given permission to skip the team's final game of the Spanish league season — at Eibar on Saturday — so he can have extra rest ahead of the Copa América, Barcelona said Friday.

Copa America 2021: No postponement, CONMEBOL says after co-hosts Colombia withdraw
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Copa America 2021: No postponement, CONMEBOL says after co-hosts Colombia withdraw

The games that were to be played in Colombia in the 13 June - 10 July event will instead be moved to Argentina, CONMEBOL said

Copa America to go ahead regardless of COVID-19 situation, says sports minister of co-host Colombia
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Copa America to go ahead regardless of COVID-19 situation, says sports minister of co-host Colombia

Argentina are due to host the opening match of the South American tournament on 13 June. The final will be played in Colombia on 10 July.

Copa America 2021: Barcelona's Philippe Coutinho to miss continental championship, says Brazil doctor
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Copa America 2021: Barcelona's Philippe Coutinho to miss continental championship, says Brazil doctor

Barcelona did not reveal how much time he would miss, but national team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar effectively ruled him out for the rest of the season.

Australia, Qatar pull out of 2021 Copa America due to scheduling conflict
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Australia, Qatar pull out of 2021 Copa America due to scheduling conflict

Although Qatar are hosting the 2022 World Cup, they're taking part in the preliminary campaign because it is doubling up as qualification for the 2023 Asian Cup in China.

World football's uncertainties continue as pandemic rages and stadiums remain empty
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World football's uncertainties continue as pandemic rages and stadiums remain empty

Games in all major European leagues will be played to the backdrop of silence at the start of 2021, the sterile environment devoid of the raucous atmospheres which players feed off.

FIFA World Cup 2022: Hosts Qatar to gain experience by playing friendlies in European qualifying event
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FIFA World Cup 2022: Hosts Qatar to gain experience by playing friendlies in European qualifying event

The arrangement provides Asian champion Qatar with 10 friendlies in Europe ahead of the 2022 World Cup.

Coronavirus Outbreak: FIFA agrees to $1.5 billion relief plan to help deal with impact of COVID-19 pandemic
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Coronavirus Outbreak: FIFA agrees to $1.5 billion relief plan to help deal with impact of COVID-19 pandemic

The third stage of the plans, unanimously backed by the FIFA Council on Thursday, allows for a ‘universal solidarity grant’ of $1 million dollars to all national associations with an additional $500,000 specifically for women’s football.

Coronavirus Outbreak: FIFA president Gianni Infantino warns against re-starting football too early
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Coronavirus Outbreak: FIFA president Gianni Infantino warns against re-starting football too early

Football around the world has come to a standstill with domestic leagues on hold and major tournaments such as Euro 2020 and the Copa America postponed for one year

Coronavirus Outbreak: World football players’ union FIFPRO shows concern over wage cuts and lay offs
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Coronavirus Outbreak: World football players’ union FIFPRO shows concern over wage cuts and lay offs

Football has been brought to a standstill by the coronavirus crisis with domestic leagues suspended and international competitions such as Euro 2020 and the Copa America postponed.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOC faces fierce resistance ahead of national comittees briefing on state of Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOC faces fierce resistance ahead of national comittees briefing on state of Games

The IOC has remained committed to staging the Tokyo Games as planned from 24 July – 9 August, saying on Tuesday after a meeting with international sports federations that measures against the virus were delivering results.