FIFA Corruption Scandal

BREAKING: Former UEFA president Michel Platini arrested over fraudulent awarding of 2022 World Cup to Qatar

Ex-UEFA president Michel Platini has been taken into custody following an investigation into the Frenchman…

Julius Baer dismisses employee in internal FIFA probe – source

ZURICH/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Swiss bank Julius Baer has dismissed one of its client advisers as…

Blatter and Platini banned by FIFA for eight years

By Simon Evans ZURICH (Reuters) – FIFA President Sepp Blatter and UEFA boss Michel Platini,…

Europe’s football chief Platini fails in bid to have FIFA ban lifted

ZURICH (Reuters) – European football chief Michel Platini failed on Friday in his bid to…

Chile football FIFA

Chile football chief heads to U.S. as FBI informant in probe against FIFA

By Anthony Esposito SANTIAGO (Reuters) – The president of Chile’s ANFP national football association Sergio…

FIFA ethics committee bans executives from Nepal, Laos

ZURICH (Reuters) – World soccer body FIFA announced on Monday it had banned two officials…

President of Colombian FA resigns unexpectedly

BOGOTA (Reuters) – The president of the Colombian Football Federation resigned unexpectedly on Monday, saying…

Suspended FIFA chief Blatter in hospital – lawyer

NEW YORK, ZURICH (Reuters) – Suspended FIFA president Sepp Blatter, his federation mired in a…

FIFA reform chief calls for ‘rotating presidency’

By Simon Evans ZURICH (Reuters) – One of FIFA’s top officials, charged with reforming the…

European FAs to discuss alternative to Platini next week – source

By Simon Evans NYON, Switzerland (Reuters) – European football associations will decide next week whether…

UEFA wants fast decision for Platini, no delay for FIFA election

By Simon Evans and Brian Homewood NYON, Switzerland (Reuters) – European football’s governing body UEFA…

Spanish official wants Villar statement on FIFA corruption

MADRID (Reuters) – The Spanish government’s most senior sports official has urged football federation (RFEF)…

FIFA President Sepp Blatter

FIFA President Sepp Blatter says investigation is ‘outrageous’ : Bunte

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Outgoing FIFA President Sepp Blatter said a Swiss criminal investigation against him…