FIFA has replied on the letter sent by the Georgian Football Federation to FIFA president Joseph Blatter on May 25. In it, GFF administration demanded explanations on the illegitimate desire of the Abkhazian puppet regime to host international tournaments in Georgia`s occupied region. Georgian Football Federation expressed its firm position that Georgian side entirely rules out entry of the breakaway region in FIFA jurisdiction and participation of this region in the international tournaments held in the aegis of FIFA. FIFA authorities have responded to the information provided by the GFF. The letter sent by the FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke says that no official letter has been received in the organization from the Abkhazian puppet government about hosting international tournaments. `We confirm that to date, our services have not received any request relating to the possibility of the `Republic of Abkhazia` to play international friendly matches against FIFA member associations. In this regard, we inform you that any petition in relation to the faculty of non-FIFA affiliates to make sporting contacts with FIFA members is assessed and considered in a strictly individual basis. The aforementioned being clarified, we stress that the situation surrounding the Football Federation of Kosovo is in any circumstance very different from the one described in your correspondence and does not constitute a precedent for any other case,` the letter said.
President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili congratulates the footballers of the FC Dila Gori on the victory in Cyprus, where Georgian footballers scored three goals against local team. President`s letter of congratulation was published on his official website.
A dispute at Larnaca’s Antonis Papadopoulos Stadium, where Georgia’s FC Dila Gori played vs. Anorthosis of Cyprus, grew into a mass clash between the fans of Anorthosis and the police The fans of the Cyprus team, dissatisfied with the game played by their favorites...
Georgian President congratulated on the success achieved at the London Olympics 2012 to the parents of 20-year-old judo wrestler, who captured Georgia`s first gold medal at the by defeating four rivals, the last of whom was 11 years older than him.
Young Georgian judo wrestler captured Georgia`s first gold medal at the London Olympic Games by defeating four rivals, the last of whom was 11 years older than the Georgian sportsman. Lasha won men`s under 66-kilogram category on July 29.
The management of the Football Club Zestaponi has sent an open letter to the Georgian Football Federation regarding its failure to pay the membership fee for the Georgian national championship in football.
Britain`s Queen Elizabeth declared the London Olympics open after playing a cameo role in a dizzying ceremony designed to highlight the grandeur and eccentricities of the nation that invented modern sport.
The opening ceremony of the 30th Olympic Games is due to take place later after seven years of preparations in London today. The ceremony will begin at midnight by Tbilisi time and three-hour spectacle in the Olympic Stadium...