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11 December 2020

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Photo: PA Images FIFA has called the criminal investigation against FIFA president Gianni Infantino recommended by Swiss special prosecutor "malicious and defamatory", saying it will take "all necessary legal steps" in opposition.
Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

  • Borussia Dortmund have sacked head coach Lucien Favre after the 5-1 defeat at home against VfB Stuttgart.
     
  • FIFA calls criminal investigation against FIFA president Gianni Infantino recommended by Swiss special prosecutor "malicious and defamatory" and says it will take "all necessary legal steps" in opposition.

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