Previous
Swansea City
Manchester United
0
0
LIVE 3'
Game Details
VfL Wolfsburg
Borussia Dortmund
1:30 PM UTC
Game Details
Liverpool
Crystal Palace
2:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Stoke City
Arsenal
4:30 PM UTC
Game Details
Juventus
Cagliari
4:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Lobos BUAP
América
10:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Chicago Fire
Toronto FC
12:00 AM UTC Aug 20, 2017
Game Details
Sporting Kansas City
FC Dallas
12:30 AM UTC Aug 20, 2017
Game Details
Next

30 stats for Messi's 30th birthday

Barcelona
Read

Argentina fined for skipping interviews

RIO DE JANEIRO -- FIFA has fined the Argentine Football Association 300,000 Swiss francs ($340,000) for failing to bring players to pre-match news conferences at the World Cup.

The FIFA Disciplinary Committee said Thursday that Argentina, who play in the World Cup final against Germany on Sunday, had breached the competition's media and marketing regulations.

GermanyGermany
ArgentinaArgentina
1
0
AET
Match 64
Game Details

The rules require teams to bring at least one player along with the coach to official news conferences held one day in advance of each match.

Only coach Alejandro Sabella has appeared for Argentina at the last four such news conferences.

FIFA said the purpose of the regulations is to "allow media, and ultimately fans, to have an opportunity to follow a team's preparations, while also allowing each team to have the best possible environment for those preparations."

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.