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FIFA upholds Barcelona transfer ban

FIFA upholds Barcelona transfer ban

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 17:10

Barcelona will not be able to sign any new players until January 2016 after world football`s governing body FIFA rejected an appeal over a transfer ban imposed for breaching rules on underage players.

Russia says rejects FIFA plea to cut World Cup venues

Russia says rejects FIFA plea to cut World Cup venues

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 08:39

Russia has rejected a FIFA recommendation to cut the number of host cities for the 2018 World Cup from 11 to nine and stadiums from 12 to 10, according to Russia sports minister Vitaly Mutko.

FIFA to host global summit on ethics in sports

FIFA to host global summit on ethics in sports

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 08:34

FIFA will host a conference on ethical sports leadership organized by the Brussels-based World Forum for Ethics in Business and cricket great Sachin Tendulkar is scheduled to attend the event.

Goa MLAs will foot own bill for Brazil sojourn: Manohar Parrikar

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 14:17

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday the MLAs who visited Brazil to watch the recent football World Cup would pay from their pockets.

Per Mertesacker joins Philipp Lahm, Miroslav Klosein Germany retirement

Last Updated: Saturday, August 16, 2014, 08:40

Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker on Friday became the third member of Germany`s World Cup-winning team to announce his international retirement.

Luis Suarez biting ban upheld but striker allowed to train

Last Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 22:08

The four-month ban on Luis Suarez was upheld by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Thursday.

PSG need big signing David Luiz to strike gold

Last Updated: Friday, August 08, 2014, 08:24

World Cup flop David Luiz desperately needs to pay dividends of his big transfer move to Paris Saint Germain form Chelsea. The Brazilian defender is the costliest defender in the world after French champions paid a huge sum of £40m (50m euros) to get his services.

Real lure Costa Rica keeper Navas from Levante

Last Updated: Monday, August 04, 2014, 03:57

Real Madrid have agreed to sign highly-rated Costa Rica goalkeeper Keylor Navas, who shone at the World Cup, from La Liga rivals Levante on a six-year contract, the European champions said.

Lionel Messi, Sepp Blatter expected at Julio Grondona wake

Last Updated: Friday, August 01, 2014, 09:18

Argentina captain Lionel Messi and FIFA president Sepp Blatter are among leading figures in world soccer expected to attend the wake of former Argentine FA president Julio Grondona.

Russia to host ``highest-level`` FIFA World Cup

Last Updated: Friday, August 01, 2014, 09:00

Russia vowed to hold its first FIFA World Cup in 2018 at the highest level possible.

Real Madrid sign six-year deal with James Rodriguez

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 00:18

Real Madrid on Tuesday signed Colombian striker James Rodriguez, the top scorer at the World Cup, from Monaco on a six season contract.

FIFA `bidding` scam report delayed by several weeks

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 13:46

FIFA prosecutor Michael Garcia`s report on alleged World Cup bidding scam has been reportedly delay ed by several weeks.