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Blatter to attend appeal hearing on February 16

ZURICH (Reuters) – Disgraced FIFA president Sepp Blatter will return to the headquarters of soccer’s…

“Whistleblower” helps Swiss investigation against FIFA’s Blatter

ZURICH (Reuters) – An important witness has offered information to help criminal proceedings against long-time…

Sexwale asked to explain lacklustre FIFA campaign

CAPE TOWN, (Reuters) – FIFA presidential candidate Tokyo Sexwale has been called to appear before…

Soccer’s scandal-plagued FIFA dumps its once-powerful secretary general

By Joshua Franklin ZURICH (Reuters) – World soccer body FIFA said on Wednesday it had…

Ethics watchdog recommends nine-year ban for FIFA’s Valcke

ZURICH (Reuters) – FIFA’s ethics watchdog has recommended a nine-year ban for secretary-general Jerome Valcke…

French minister questions ban on would-be FIFA chief Platini

PARIS (Reuters) – France’s sports minister questioned the legitimacy of FIFA’s Ethics Committee on Tuesday…

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FIFA ethics committee unlikely to stop at Blatter, Platini

ZURICH (Reuters) – Largely anonymous, lacking police powers and with its independence sometimes questioned, FIFA’s…

Suspended Blatter appears before FIFA ethics board

By John Miller and Brenna Hughes Neghaiwi ZURICH (Reuters) – Suspended FIFA President Sepp Blatter…

Putin says FIFA’s Blatter “a respected person”, deserves Nobel prize

MOSCOW (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that suspended FIFA President Sepp Blatter…

FIFA’s Blatter proclaims innocence, denounces “Inquisition”

ZURICH (Reuters) – Suspended FIFA President Sepp Blatter again proclaimed his innocence in a corruption…

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FIFA approves reform package, delays World Cup expansion

By Brian Homewood ZURICH (Reuters) – FIFA’s executive committee approved a package of planned reforms…

Russia World Cup 2018 organisers: bid vote was not pre-decided

MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Russian team that successfully bid to host the 2018 World Cup…

Beckenbauer and FIFA exco member Villar under ethics investigation

ZURICH (Reuters) – Franz Beckenbauer, one of Germany’s greatest footballers, and Spanish football federation president…

FIFA and UEFA were kept in dark about Platini’s Blatter deal : Johansson

ZURICH (Reuters) – Former UEFA president Lennart Johansson says that the European football body was…

Former FIFA vice-president Chung to appeal six-year ban to CAS

ZURICH (Reuters) – FIFA presidential candidate and former vice-president Chung Mong-joon has said he will…

Blatter, Platini suspended from world soccer

ZURICH (Reuters) – World soccer chief Sepp Blatter and European boss Michel Platini were suspended…

FIFA ethics panel may rule soon on Blatter, Platini – paper

ZURICH (Reuters) – FIFA’s ethics committee has convened and could soon take action on Sepp…

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Sheikh Salman might enter FIFA race if Platini withdraws

ZURICH (Reuters) – One of Michel Platini’s main backers in his bid to head world…

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Maradona Eyes FIFA Vice President Role

Football great Diego Maradona has claimed that he could be in line to become the…

Russia and Qatar could lose World Cup hosting rights

Russia and Qatar could be stripped of their World Cup hosting rights if evidence emerges…

BREAKING – Sepp Blatter to resign as FIFA President

In a shocking announcement at FIFA headquarters on Tuesday, newly elected President Sepp Blatter will…

FIFA Corruption Scandal: Explanations and Implications

The Baur au Lac in Zurich provides a serene setting for visitors. Overlooking Lake Lucern,…

The Blatter Era continues

Joseph S. Blatter, commonly known as Sepp Blatter was re-elected as the FIFA President for…