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Soccer: Fifa president calls for unity amid global conflicts [SOUND]

# Soccer: Fifa president Gianni Infantino has urged the sport to be a unifying force as conflicts rage worldwide. At the opening of the controlling body’s congress in Bangkok, Thailand, Infantino emphasised soccer’s role in uniting people and highlighted the responsibility to promote unity. This plea comes as Fifa seeks legal advice on a Palestinian proposal to suspend Israel from international soccer. He states the sport wants to unite, not to divide: