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Royal Roundup: FIFA punishes Mexico again for fan’s chant

Royals academy teams make playoffs, another new crest for Chicago Fire, USMNT provisional roster for Gold Cup, Eriksen out of hospital and more.

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FIFA has slapped another fine on Mexico for fans using their infamous homophobic chant during Olympic Qualifiers, but this time it also comes with a 2-game ban with no fans allowed. It also comes with a warning that they could lose hosting rights for the 2026 World Cup if it continues.



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