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October 1, 2020
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FIFA denied foul play in World Player Award

FIFA, Global governing body of football has allegedly denied all the claims that surround Lionel Messi, that their World Player of the Year vote was set up to make sure Lionel Messi win the award.

According to a report, Nicaragua captain Juan Barrera demanded an investigation into the integrity of the vote after he persevered that he did not vote for Messi

FIFA after Barrera’s allegations released a statement, which read: “We have checked the voting documents submitted by the Nicaraguan FA and all documents are signed and confirmed with the official stamp of the Nicaraguan FA. Having compared with the vote sheets submitted by the federation and the ones we have published on FIFA.com, we confirm that we have the right votes signed by the player. We are asking the Nicaraguan Football Federations to inquire on this matter.”

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