Posts Tagged Boycotts

Indiana reconciles with 10 players who boycotted in ’69

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana says it has reconciled with and welcomed back 10 football players who boycotted the last three games in 1969 because the coaching staff would not adequately address their concerns about unequal treatment on the basis of race.

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European soccer official John Delaney of Ireland says UEFA will not boycott FIFA congress

ZURICH (AP) — European soccer official John Delaney of Ireland says UEFA will not boycott FIFA congress.

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UEFA calls for postponement of FIFA elections

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — UEFA says the election scheduled Friday to elect FIFA’s president should be postponed and that it will consider boycotting this week’s FIFA congress following the arrests of soccer officials in Zurich.

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