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Madrid, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) The Spanish soccer professional league is thinking of incorporating a new refereeing system for the matches of the 2019-2020 season by video, called Video Assistant Referee (VAR), as confirmed by press sources.

12 de octubre de 2017, 15:38Brna, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) The office of the Attorney General of Switzerland opened Thursday a new investigation on former International Federation of Football (Soccer) Associations (FIFA) secretary general Jerome Valcke, because of corruption.

Doha, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) Qatar has considered the 2022 World Cup as unquestionable and non-negotiable, in response to a request from the United Arab Emirates to withdraw from the tournament to Doha.

Havana, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) The installation of a modern electronic board donated by the South Korean company Samsung will be one of key actions that take place today in the emblematic Latinoamericano Baseball Stadium in this capital. For several months now, the historic ballpark, founded in 1946, has been under numerous repairs, including the roof, interiors and grass, to which will be added the installation of the new 24-meter-long and 18-meter-wide Samsung electronic board.

11 de octubre de 2017, 16:45Barcelona, Spain, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) Spanish professional soccer club FC Barcelona said Wednesday in advance, that it is ready to make a new offer to Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho, now, playing for UK club Liverpool,to bring him as a regular player of the Spanish club.

Paris, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Headed by Argentinean star Leo Messi, Latin America placed today eight profesional soccer players in the list of 30 candidates for the 2017 Golden Ball.

Santo Domingo, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) The professional basbeaal league of the Dominican Republic (Lidom), heats the arm, when there are today just five days for their inauguration with the match bertween the Eagles of Cibao (Cibaeñas) and the current champion Tigers of El Licey.

Quito, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Inter-ocean boats from four countries will compete Sunday in a regatta for the 2017 Galapagos Islands Cup.

Panama, Oct 6 (Prensa Latina) The President of the Central American and Caribbean Sports Organization (ODECABE), Steve Stoute, highlighted Panama's capacity to host the 24th Central American and Caribbean Games in 2022.

Lausanne, Switzerland, Oct 6 (Prensa Latina) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) temporarily suspended Brazil due to a corruption scandal in that South American country.

Havana, Oct 5 (Prensa Latina) Contracts for Cuban athletes in foreign competitions are getting consolidated as one of the priorities of the Cuban Sports Institute (INDER), sheltered by judicial regulations to protect the athletes, for their maximum competitive level.