Blatter against increasing the number of teams at the world Championships

Blatter against increasing the number of teams at the world ChampionshipsFIFA President Sepp Blatter announced on Wednesday that he was against increasing the number of teams participating in the 2006 world Cup from 32 to 36."I think we should stick to our decision in December 2002 in Madrid, namely, to keep the 32 participating teams," said Blatter.The Confederation of South American Football, which lost one seat to the 2006 world Cup, last week made a proposal to FIFA to increase the number of teams participating in the FIFA world Cup in Germany for another four."The proposal will be considered and the final decision of the FIFA Executive Committee in may in Zurich," said Blatter.President of the organizing Committee of the 2006 FIFA world Cup Franz Beckenbauer noticed that the world Cup with 36 teams is allowed."We are able to do this. I'm not saying that there will be no problems, but will not have such problems that we cannot solve. Be that as it may, the decision on this matter taken not by us but by FIFA," said Beckenbauer.. . . . Читать полностью -->

Evening prayers accompany the Spartacus workout

Evening prayers accompany the Spartacus workoutSpartak Moscow continues training on Turkish soil. Do red-white in the town of Belek, but soon will move to Antalya. Today the team of Oleg Romantseva plan to spend their first friendly game on this collection.Titov explained the rules Golfo the words of the team Manager Alexander Hadji, just at the Turkish training camp "Spartak" should play five friendly fixtures. The first will take place today. Rival - Latvian "metallurg" from Liepaja. The game will take place on the same field where exercise regularly red-white - fifteen minute walk from their hotel. Читать полностью -->

The UEFA Cup. 1/8 finals. Second legBesiktas - Slavia Prague- 4:2 (1:0) - the first match 0:1 1:0 Punk, 43; 2:0 Guiaro, 61; 3:0 Darsan, 67; 4:0 Mensis, 69; 4:1 Dallek, 76 pins.; 4:2 Hrdlicka, AC- - 0:1 (0:1) - the first match 0:0 0:1 Mana, htotal- - 3:2 (1:2) - the first match 1:3 0:1 Thompson, 13; 0:2 Sutton, 15; 1:2 Tiffert, 38; 2:2 Bread, 75; 3:2 Mattel, benissimo- - 2:2 (0:1) - the first match 1:6 0:1 Derlei, 43; 1:1 Martin, 52; 2:1 Ozkan, 58; 2:2 Clayton, Anderlecht- - 2:0 (0:0) - the first match 0:3 1:0 Jestrovic, 70; 2:0 Jestrovic, 82 - Auxerre- 2:0 (0:0) - the first match 1:0 1:0 Owen, 67; 2:0 Murphy, 7323:30 Boavista - Hertha Match Wisla - Lazio cancelled due to weather conditions. The stadium in Krakow are covered with ice, so the decision was made to reschedule the match. When exactly it will be is still unknown.. . Читать полностью -->


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