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CAS confirm Russia remains banned from international football
Russia has failed to convince the Court of Arbitration for sport to lift UEFA and FIFA’s ban on its teams (both at club level and national team level) from competing because of Russia’s ongoing war on Ukraine.
Here is the CAS statement confirming Russia remains banned from international football.
Mbappe dethrones Ronaldo and Messi as FIFA 23’s highest-rated player
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have finally been dethroned, with PSG’s Kylian Mbappe receiving the highest rating for this year’s FIFA 23 game.
The Frenchman will be given a rating of 92 according to FutZoneFIFA, with no other player receiving that average.
While it’s unknown what rating Ronaldo and Messi will be given, it makes the first time neither player has the highest rating in 15 years.
The two had established a dominance when it comes to FIFA games, with Mbappe seemingly ending their reign this year.
Borussia Dortmund have announced that after leaving training early due to illness, Sebastien Haller was found to have a testicular tumor.
Get well soon
The women’s AFCON semifinal between Morocco and Nigeria set the new record attendance at an African women’s football match with 45,562 fans