ARTICLES RELATING TO FIFA

FIFA president finds $2m pay ‘insulting’ - report

2016-05-29 19:31

FIFA’s recently elected president, Gianni Infantino, has reportedly told its governing council a salary offer made to him was “insulting”.

Blatter 'astonished' by Kattner's FIFA sacking

2016-05-24 19:32

FIFA's disgraced ex-president Sepp Blatter said he was "astonished" by the sacking of the body's deputy general secretary Markus Kattner.

FIFA sack deputy general secretary Kattner

2016-05-23 19:56

FIFA have sacked deputy general secretary Markus Kattner for financial 'breaches' linked to his job.

FIFA reformer warns of return to 'Blatterism'

2016-05-15 20:28

FIFA's new president Gianni Infantino is using the authoritarian tactics of ex-leader Sepp Blatter says a top reform advocate.

FIFA audit chief Scala quits

2016-05-14 17:44

The head of FIFA's independent audit committee Domenico Scala has quit in protest at what he called attacks on reforms.

FIFA names woman as secretary general

2016-05-14 07:00

FIFA has named a Senegalese UN diplomat as its first ever female secretary general on Friday.

FIFA to name 2026 SWC host in May 2020

2016-05-10 20:04

FIFA says that the country that will host the 2026 Soccer World Cup will be chosen in May 2020.

FIFA chief 'very sad' for Platini

2016-05-10 08:04

FIFA president Gianni Infantino voiced sadness after his former mentor Michel Platini decided to resign as UEFA chief.

Platini's ban cut, quits as UEFA president

2016-05-09 13:45

Michel Platini's lawyers confirmed that his six year ban has been reduced to four years and will now resign as UEFA president.

FIFA bans for 2 South American officials for life

2016-05-06 14:51

FIFA ethics judges have imposed life bans on two South American officials who pleaded guilty to corruption charges.

 

FIFA hands out fines for homophobic chants

2016-05-27 20:23

FIFA has handed out fines to several football associations for homophobic chants by supporters.

FIFA sack top official over bonuses

2016-05-24 07:21

FIFA have sacked deputy general secretary Markus Kattner for financial 'breaches' involving secret bonuses worth millions of dollars.

Swiss send last of FIFA suspects to US

2016-05-19 07:23

Former FIFA staffer Julio Rocha pleaded not guilty to racketeering charges in a sprawling bribery case in a US federal court.

Adidas to continue sponsoring FIFA

2016-05-15 12:52

German sportswear giant Adidas will continue sponsoring FIFA, despite the corruption allegations dogging the organisation.

Samoura vows to improve FIFA's image

2016-05-14 13:26

FIFA's new secretary general Fatma Samoura has vowed "to help football restore its tarnished image".

FIFA congress seeks to clean up mess

2016-05-13 08:18

FIFA president Gianni Infantino will continue to attempt to push through reforms aimed at rehabilitating the scandal-tarred organization.

Platini casts shadow over FIFA meeting

2016-05-10 13:33

FIFA president Gianni Infantino opened a meeting of the body's new council, as UEFA chief Michel Platini's resignation cast a shadow over the event.

Key moments in the career of Platini

2016-05-09 19:45

Key dates in the career of former UEFA president Michel Platini, whose appeal against an international ban failed Monday:

Infantino seeks backing for FIFA reforms

2016-05-08 10:26

New FIFA president Gianni Infantino will seek more support for reforms to the scandal-rocked world football body.

FIFA prosecutors want life ban for Webb

2016-05-04 15:45

FIFA's ethics investigators say they are seeking a lifetime ban from football against the body's former vice president Jeffrey Webb.

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