professional football

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Related to professional football: American Professional Football Association
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Noun1.professional football - football played for pay
sport - the occupation of athletes who compete for pay
football, football game - any of various games played with a ball (round or oval) in which two teams try to kick or carry or propel the ball into each other's goal
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SUNDAY Football BT Sport 1, 11.45am Scottish Professional Football League St Mirren v Rangers (Kick-off 12.15pm).
Prime Minister Boyko Borissov has met with the management of Arda Professional Football Club (PFC) and the team who developed a project for further modernization of the Arena Arda stadium in Kardzhali, said the government press office.
Summary: London [UK], Aug 7 (ANI): Uruguay forward player Diego Forlan announced retirement from professional football on Wednesday.
Following Ryan Conroy's comments on the transfer policy at the Diamonds, Stuart told the Advertiser that it was down to the player to prove the club had made a mistake: "Being a former player who has experienced the highs and lows of professional football, I can totally understand the disappointment when a club indicates you are surplus to requirements.
It will be shared with all 42 professional football clubs, along with 300 mental health first aiders employed by around 80 football organisations throughout the country.
He left Pittodrie - and gave up professional football - to take up a role with KPMG, firstly in Aberdeen and latterly in Australia, returning to Scotland to work in the venture capital arm of the Bank of Scotland before leaving to set up a private equity firm alongside two of his colleagues.
In addition, 10 players have been awarded professional football contracts after reaching 18 years of age.
tribune news network doha Keeping pace with the latest developments and as part of embracing technology and innovation for the benefit of professional football in Qatar, the Qatar Stars League (QSL) launched 'Live Match Analysis' system to become the first in Asia to do so and second in the world, after the Danish league.
Kaleem, who earlier played for a Turkish club, had the unique distinction of being the first-ever Pakistani footballer to have scored a century of goals in the professional football.
"Gene" Staley's successful corn manufacturing company in Decatur was already producing starch, glucose, sugar and syrup in 1919 when it added professional football to the assembly line.
37 billion in 2016-17."German professional football has continued its positive development.
Selected players will be able to live, continue their education and train to become professional football players in Brazil.

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