A statement from CONMEBOL
said: "The confederation does not agree with the decision provisionally banning FIFA presidential candidate Mr Michel Platini from all football-related activities.
The two-day event, organized by FIFA in cooperation with CONCACAF and CONMEBOL
, focused on the main findings contained in the World Cup Technical Report.
Mr Leoz said he was "unfortunately" not able to attend due to the congress of the CONMEBOL
in his home city Asuncion.
beIN SPORT is the first sports network to carry every game of the CONMEBOL
qualifying round and each game will be carried live.
According to a press release from FOJ headquarters in the Swiss capital Bern, the following individuals are in detention pending extradition: Eugenio Figueredo, FIFA vice president and executive committee member, CONMEBOL
president and Uruguayan soccer federation president.
The sanction on Luis is a way of punishing Uruguayan clubs for asking CONMEBOL
(the South American confederation) for a fairer share of money.
BRASILIA (CyHAN)- The 2016 Copa America would be hosted by the United States in June 3-26, announced the CONMEBOL
and the CONCACAF on Thursday.
It is contested by the holders of each of the six FIFA confederation championships (UEFA, CONMEBOL
, CONCACAF, CAF, AFC, OFC), along with the FIFA World Cup holder and the host nation.
Their highlights for this year were finishing top of the CONMEBOL
qualification table for the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa and their triumph at the FIFA Confederations Cup South Africa 2009, which saw them move from last year's "lowly" fifth place up to second.
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The presidents' group includes: Issa Hayatou of Africa, Asia's Sheikh Salman Bin Ibrahim Al Khalifa, CONCACAF interim leader Alfredo Hawit, Juan Angel Napout of CONMEBOL
, and Oceania's David Chung.
Estudiantes will represent CONMEBOL
(South American Football Confederation) in the Club World Cup for the first time, where they will compete against the winners of the world's other confederation cup competitions, including FC Barcelona of Spain, Atlante FC of Mexico, Auckland City FC of New Zealand and Al Ahli of the UAE.