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Soccer: UEFA reminds teams of sponsorship obligations after Ronaldo case

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By Simon Evans (Reuters) – European soccer’s governing body UEFA has responded to Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo’s removal of a Coca Cola bottle at a Euro 2020 news conference by telling teams they have contractual obligations towards tournament sponsors. Ronaldo moved Coca Cola bottles aside as he sat down to speak to the media on the eve of Tuesday’s Group F opener against Hungary in Budapest. The 36-year-old then held up a bottle of water and said “Agua” in Portuguese, making headlines. A day later, France midfielder Paul Pogba, who is a Muslim, removed a Heineken beer bottle from in fr…

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