Ecuador

Ecuador

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    • The Canadian Press

      FIFA judges detail why they rejected Chile World Cup appeal

      GENEVA (AP) — FIFA judges comprehensively rejected the Chilean soccer federation's entire case in a failed appeal this month to replace Ecuador at the World Cup, according to the detailed verdict published Wednesday. Chile argued it had documents proving Ecuador defender Byron Castillo was actually Colombian and should have been ineligible for the eight World Cup qualifying games he played in. However, “at no point did (Chile) provide ‘cogent evidence’ that the documents related to the individua