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FIFA hand three disgraced officials lifetime bans

2017-11-21 14:44

FIFA's ethics committee slapped lifetime bans on three former world football executives who have all pleaded guilty to corruption charges.

SWC pots announced for Russia 2018

2017-11-16 10:09

The 2018 Soccer World Cup pots have been announced and have handed England and Spain potentially tough group draws.

Peru beat NZ to book final 2018 SWC spot

2017-11-16 07:21

Jefferson Farfan and Christian Ramos scored as Peru secured the final 2018 Soccer World Cup berth.

All the qualifiers for 2018 Soccer World Cup

2017-11-15 08:47

The 32 nations have finally been confirmed for the 2018 Soccer World Cup in Russia, after Australia and Peru became the last two teams to qualify.

Sepp Blatter accused of sexual assault

2017-11-11 07:40

US women's football star Hope Solo has accused Sepp Blatter of sexual assault, claiming the disgraced former FIFA president groped her backside in 2013.

FIFA human rights panel warns over migrant workers

2017-11-09 17:24

FIFA's human rights advisors have criticised a lack of transparency over the condition of workers on Soccer World Cup projects in Russia.

Cahill, Jedinak spearhead Australia for Honduras

2017-10-31 16:28

Tim Cahill and Aston Villa's Mile Jedinak headlined Australia's squad named for next month's two-legged World Cup play-off against Honduras.

FIFA boosts World Cup prize money to $400 million

2017-10-27 14:14

The 32 national teams competing at the 2018 World Cup will share $400 million in prize money, a 12% increase from the 2014 tournament.

US judge sentences Guatemalan in FIFA scandal

2017-10-26 10:21

A US judge has imposed the first sentence in the sweeping FIFA corruption scandal, sending a Guatemalan former official to jail for eight months.

FIFA slammed for 'unknown' female player's POTY inclusion

2017-10-24 08:25

Fifa was accused of "not caring" about the women's game after including a previously little-known Venezuelan striker on its shortlist.

 

Lineker to host 2018 SWC draw

2017-11-17 12:42

FIFA has confirmed that former England forward Gary Lineker will present the 2018 Soccer World Cup draw in Moscow on Friday, December 1.

Bail tightened for FIFA official after slashing gesture

2017-11-16 08:49

A judge tightened bail conditions on a FIFA official accused of taking bribes after threatening star witness in court by making a slashing gesture.

Argentine football official commits suicide

2017-11-15 10:58

A former Argentine football official has committed suicide on the same day he was accused of bribe-taking in the FIFA corruption trial.

Blatter: Solo's sexual assault claim 'absurd'

2017-11-11 14:16

Sepp Blatter says that claims by US women's goalkeeper Hope Solo that he had grabbed her backside are "absurd".

R12m FIFA ‘award’ just another scam

2017-11-10 13:18

Sy Lerman was not fooled after receiving news of a R12 million award from FIFA that coincided with the 57th anniversary of his career as a sportswriter.

My work is done – Tokyo

2017-11-05 06:01

Fifa washes its hands of Israel-Palestine football impasse as Tokyo Sexwale has little to show for his efforts.

Masuluke: Inspired by world’s best

2017-10-29 06:06

Being in the company of the world’s top players at the Fifa Puskás Award ceremony, has inspired Oscarine Masuluke to continue striving for more.

SA activists call for Tokyo Sexwale's resignation

2017-10-26 19:51

South African activists belonging to various civil society and faith-based organisations have issued a call demanding that Tokyo Sexwale resign.

Ex-judge is first to be sentenced in FIFA scandal

2017-10-25 07:10

A former judge who led Guatemala's soccer federation is set to be the first person sentenced in the US in the world soccer scandal.

Ronaldo eyes more FIFA success

2017-10-24 07:07

Cristiano Ronaldo has set his sights on a "lucky seventh" piece of FIFA silverware after collecting his fifth Men's Player of the Year award on Monday.

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