FIFA

Breaking: The English FA Confirms Ban on Dembele

The English Football Association has put the final nail in the coffin for Mousa Dembele…

5 Crucial Matches that Shaped Leicester City’s title run

Leicester City are surely living the dream this season. The Foxes have surprised all this…

Should Torres and Carroll be called up for Euro 2016?

When Liverpool signed Andy Carroll as a replacement for the outgoing Fernando Torres on the…

Will The Chelsea Challenge be The Biggest One for Conte?

As the 2014-15 season of the Barclays Premier League ended and Chelsea were crowned champions,…

Mercedes Nico Rosberg’s contract in Panama Papers leak

Berlin-¬†German F1 driver, Nico Rosberg’s contract has been mentioned in the Panama Papers leak. The…

Players spend much time with national teams – Juve president

MILAN (Reuters) – Juventus president Andrea Agnelli has criticised the amount of time players spend…

FIFA corruption

Exclusive – Nearly $1 mln in FIFA funds missing in Guatemala

GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) – Nearly $1 million in funds from soccer’s global governing body FIFA…

Real and Atletico transfer bans suspended pending appeals

MADRID (Reuters) – Real Madrid and their neighbours Atletico Madrid have had their bans on…

Blatter to attend appeal hearing on February 16

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

Businessman Tokyo Sexwale addresses journalists in Cape Town

Exclusive – FIFA candidates head to Qatar as Sexwale says ‘time for alliances’

By Simon Evans MIAMI (Reuters) – Four of the candidates for president of FIFA are…

Greg Dyke

English FA head Greg Dyke to stand down in July

LONDON (Reuters) – English Football Association chairman Greg Dyke has said he will not seek…

CONMEBOL says it backs Infantino for FIFA president

ASUNCION (Reuters) – The South American Football Confederation CONMEBOL will back Gianni Infantino’s bid for…

“Whistleblower” helps Swiss investigation against FIFA’s Blatter

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

BBC abandons plans to hold FIFA presidential debate

By Brian Homewood ZURICH (Reuters) – Britain’s BBC has abandoned plans to stage a televised…

Jerome Champagne

FIFA candidate Champagne courts Europe support over Qatar World Cup

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – FIFA presidential candidate Jerome Champagne said that as head of soccer’s governing…

Florentino Perez

Real will not boost squad ahead of ban, says Perez

REUTERS – Real Madrid will not seek to boost their squad ahead of their transfer…

Qatar FA sues ex-German soccer chief over World Cup ‘cancer’ remark

BERLIN (Reuters) – Qatar’s football association is suing former German soccer chief Theo Zwanziger for…

Gianni Infantino

Central American group backs Infantino for FIFA president

MIAMI (Reuters) – The Central American Football Union (UNCAF), with seven votes in next month’s…

Jerome Champagne

Forum loses its fizz as only Champagne faces European Parliament

LONDON (Reuters) – A planned televised debate involving the men battling to become the next…

Sexwale asked to explain lacklustre FIFA campaign

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

Barca back on top after Messi stunner

By Iain Rogers MADRID (Reuters) – Barcelona leapfrogged Atletico Madrid to go top of La…

Most UEFA associations back Infantino for FIFA presidency

By Brian Homewood NYON, Switzerland (Reuters) – Gianni Infantino’s bid for the FIFA presidency with…

Most UEFA associations back Infantino for FIFA presidency

NYON, Switzerland (Reuters) – Gianni Infantino, a candidate in the election for the presidency of…

UEFA rules out presidential election until Platini appeal decided

(Reuters) – UEFA will not schedule a presidential election to replace banned Michel Platini until…

Souness welcomes 40-team World Cup concept

LONDON (Reuters) – Former Scotland captain Graeme Souness is backing the idea of expanding the…

Ex-FIFA VP to be freed on bond before U.S. trial on bribery charges

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A U.S. judge has approved the release pending trial of Alfredo…

Mascherano accepts one-year jail term in plea bargain – reports

BARCELONA (Reuters) – Barcelona defender Javier Mascherano accepted a one-year prison sentence for tax evasion…

Real Madrid eye teenage Boca midfielder – reports

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – Real Madrid look set to beat a FIFA transfer ban starting…

Julius Baer dismisses employee in internal FIFA probe

By Joshua Franklin and Mark Hosenball ZURICH/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Swiss bank Julius Baer has dismissed…

Julius Baer dismisses employee in internal FIFA probe – source

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