FIFA president Sepp Blatter has blasted &to=http://english.pravda.ru/world/20/91/365/9895_beckham.html' target=_blank>David Beckham for shaming the game for his decision to seek a yellow card during England's clash with Wales on Saturday.
&to=http://english.pravda.ru/sport/2000/10/26/490.html' target=_blank>The Real Madrid midfielder claims he set out to pick up his second booking of the current World Cup qualifying campaign after suffering a rib injury earlier in the Old Trafford match.
Realising he would miss Wednesday's game against Azerbaijan anyway, &to=http://english.pravda.ru/printed.html?news_id=11483' target=_blank>Beckham was happy to incur a one-match ban by producing a reckless challenge on Ben Thatcher, informs IAfrica South African News.
Europe has recognised the need for negotiations with Russia to discuss the security system on the continent. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov is going to Macedonia for meetings with colleagues within the OSCE