Turkey, Armenia to recieve FIFA's fair-play award

FIFA will present the international award at a ceremony on Monday at Zurich, Switzerland.

Turkey, Armenia to recieve FIFA's fair-play award

World's football governing body is set to donate its 2008 fair-play prize to Turkish and Armenian national football teams for their contributions to peace in a World Cup group stage match.

FIFA will present the international award at a ceremony on Monday at Zurich, Switzerland.

Turkish President Abdullah Gul visited Yerevan to watch the football match between Armenia and Turkey together with his Armenian counterpart Serzh Sargsyan on September 6, 2008. The match ended 0-2 in favor of Turkey.

Abdullah Gul invited Sargsyan to return match in Turkey to be held on November 14, 2009.

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