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World Cup games to air on free TV amid problems in Australia

SYDNEY (AP) Rather than risk further outrage from football fans, rights holders in Australia have agreed to keep sharing World Cup matches with free-to-air TV until the end of the group stage. Telecommunications company Optus bought the broadcast rights for most World Cup games in Russia but technical issues with the live streaming in Australia caused a major backlash from ...

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Zenit St Petersburg: Boss Roberto Mancini leaves Russian club amid Italy rumours

Roberto Mancini became Zenit manager in June 2017 Manager Roberto Mancini has agreed to leave Zenit St Petersburg by mutual consent. The 53-year-old has been heavily linked with the vacant manager’s job of the Italian national team. Former Manchester City and Inter Milan boss Mancini took charge of Zenit in June 2017, and they are fifth in the Russian Premier ...

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Arsenal to face CSKA Moscow in Europa League amid UK-Russia tension

Arsenal comfortably beat AC Milan on aggregate to reach the quarter-finals Arsenal have been drawn against Russian side CSKA Moscow in the Europa League quarter-finals. The Gunners will host the first leg at Emirates Stadium on 5 April with the return leg in Moscow a week later. Spanish side Atletico Madrid, who are second in La Liga, face Sporting Lisbon ...

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