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FIFA tells TV4 to label Football World Cup as women's

Thursday 28 May 2015 | 22:27 CET | News
Swedish television channel TV4 has been told by FIFA that it must refer to the forthcoming football world cup tournament in Canada as the 'FIFA Women's World Cup', rather than just the 'Football World Cup', as it had planned, according to an article on the Aftonbladet website. The tournament runs from 06 June to 05 July.TV4 sports reporter and commentator Patrick Ekwall remarked that UEFA and FIFA are generally resolute about their specific demands when it comes to TV broadcasting rights, and he did not know what would happen if the channel breached the directive.

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