As requested by Atlético Nacional (who gave up a chance to win a quadruple), CONMEBOL will award the Copa Sudamericana title to Chapecoense, guaranteeing them a place in next year's Copa Libertadores as well as rematch in the Recopa against Atlético Nacional (who had already won the Copa Libertadores earlier this year).
Bureau of the FIFA Council agrees minute’s silence at every match this weekend; all players are requested to wear black armbands #ForçaChape— FIFA Media (@fifamedia) December 1, 2016
This week, man. What a horrendous week it's been.
If you want to get extra mad, be sure to read this Reddit post or listen to the segment on this in the latest Irish Times Second Captain Football Podcast. Human negligence is the theme of this week and it's just the worst.
FOOTBALL (all times GMT):
13.00: Antonio Conte press conference (LIVE)
19.30: Bundesliga, 9th vs. 2nd: Mainz 05 vs. Bayern Munich
19.45: Championship, 17th vs. 1st: Nottingham Forest vs. Newcastle United
19.45: Serie A, 7th vs. 8th: Napoli vs. Internazionale
19.55: FA Cup, 2nd round: Macclesfield Town vs. Oxford United