For FW de Klerk reconciliation was never about moral intention, but always about political strategy, writes Antjie Krog.
The possible expansion of the 2022 World Cup is poised to dominate discussions when FIFA's ruling council meets in Miami on Friday.
A new injury to James Rodriguez, this time to his right calf, has thrust the mercurial Juan Fernando Quintero back into the foreground.
Peru captain Paolo Guerrero will miss the World Cup after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) imposed him with a 14-month doping ban.
England manager Gareth Southgate is not fazed at the prospect of travel during the group stage of next year's World Cup.
Sweden claimed a precious 1-0 first-leg victory over Italy in their World Cup play-off at Stockholm on Friday.
All football regions will see their World Cup slots increased when the tournament expands to 48 teams in 2026.
The City of Cape Town is heading to the Gauteng High Court to fight for R429.4m of what it says is owed to its residents from the building of 2010 World Cup stadiums.
Germany's bid committee for the 2006 World Cup had a slush fund that was used to secure votes, a report has suggested.
FIFA President Sepp Blatter has revealed the logo for the 2018 World Cup, which resembles the heart and spirit of Russia.
The Russian government has approved rules on subsidising construction of infrastructure for the 2018 Soccer World Cup for a total of over $151m.
Swan Lake ballerinas nervously watch Croatia take the semi-final spot in the Soccer World Cup in an intense draw match against Russia.
Egypt remain hopeful that Mohamed Salah can complete a dramatic injury comeback in time for their opening World Cup match
Brazil's star striker Neymar admits "fear" ahead of his return for the World Cup after a lengthy layoff following surgery for a broken bone in his foot.
Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal will come up against Spain in the standout fixture of the 2018 World Cup group stage.
Bafana Bafana's dream of playing in the Soccer World Cup in Russia next year were shattered when they lost to Senegal at the Peter Mokaba Stadium.
Africa wants 10 places in a proposed 48-nation World Cup, FIFA president Gianni Infantino has been told by football officials from the continent.
A Ugandan court has sentenced the convicted mastermind of twin bombings in Kampala that killed 76 people in 2010, to life in prison.
Playing the 2022 World Cup in April and May is the "best solution" for the tournament, say European club representatives.
FIFA are scheduled to start talks next week on finding winter dates for 2022 Soccer World Cup to be held in Qatar.
Steven Gerrard is not worried about a penalty shootout at the World Cup despite England's terrible record at spot-kicks.
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