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Nine Clubs Declare their Rejection of the Libyan premiere draw

Nine clubs from the western region announced that they’re not going to participate in the Libyan Football Premier League, rejecting the draw conducted by the competitions committee, on Tuesday, in the city Misurata. These clubs are Al-Ahli Tripoli, Al-Madina, Al-Wehda, AShatt, Abu Salim, Al-Mahalla, Al-Olumbi, Al-Rafeeq, and Al-Khums. In a statement …

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Meet Libya’s 2016 Rio Olympics Team

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) Libya sends team of seven athletes to compete in the 2016 Olympic games in Rio that started on Friday despite ongoing unrest. The Libyan team will be competing in the following sports: archery, judo, rowing, marathon, taekwondo, and swimming. 37 year old Ali Elghrari will …

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Libya is One Step Closer to FIFA World Cup 2018

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) The African qualifiers’ draw ceremony for the 2018 Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) World Cup took place on Friday in Cairo, in Egypt’s Marriott Hotel, where the Libyan football team, who currently has a world ranking of 122, was the first team to be drawn. An …

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