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Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 08 / 25 / 16

JORDI RIBERA , who until Tuesday was coach of Brazil's national handball team, left that position to become the coach of the Spanish team. Ribera replaces MANOLO CADENAS  ( MUNDO DEPORTIVO, 8/24 ). ... The Belgian FA (URBSFA) has “ended its collaboration” with Secretary PI...

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