Mohammed Bin Hammam

Under-fire Alex Soosay quits as AFC general secretary

Under-fire Alex Soosay quits as AFC general secretary

Asian Football Confederation general secretary Alex Soosay, who had been suspended over cover-up claims dating back to the reign of former president Mohammed bin Hammam, resigned with immediate effect on Wednesday, the regional governing body said.

Jun 17, 2015, 11:45 AM IST
Sepp Blatter disgraced FIFA, says former VP Jack Warner

Sepp Blatter disgraced FIFA, says former VP Jack Warner

No one has brought more shame on FIFA than its president Sepp Blatter and he should step aside for a younger leader, the organisation`s former vice president Jack Warner has said.

Jun 01, 2015, 20:36 PM IST

Fresh corruption claims over Qatar World Cup bid

Qatar faced growing pressure over its hosting of the 2022 World Cup Sunday after fresh allegations over the role disgraced former top football official Mohammed bin Hammam played in its bid.

Jun 08, 2014, 16:10 PM IST

Fresh corruption claims over Qatar World Cup bid

Qatar faced growing pressure over its hosting of the 2022 World Cup Sunday after fresh allegations over the role disgraced former top football official Mohammed bin Hammam played in its bid.

Jun 08, 2014, 06:11 AM IST

FIFA vice-president says, he “would support” re-vote for 2022 World Cup

Controversies surrounding the awarding of 2022 World Cup hosting rights to Qatar takes a new turn following FIFA vice-president, Jim Boyce`s admission that he “would support” a re-vote if it`s proved that the bid was won through an improper way.

Jun 02, 2014, 13:43 PM IST

FIFA reformists halt plan to derail corruption investigation

FIFA`s self-acclaimed transparent reform process headed by New York lawyer Michael Garcia came within hours of being sabotaged from within the organisation last week, Reuters has learned.

Mar 25, 2014, 23:30 PM IST

Suspended Bin Hammam to learn fate on July 23

FIFA`s Ethics Committee will meet on July 22-23 to decide the fate of Mohammed Bin Hammam over the alleged bribery scandal at the Caribbean Football Union meeting in May, world football`s governing body said on Wednesday.

Jul 06, 2011, 23:18 PM IST

Suspended Bin Hammam to learn fate on July 23

FIFA`s Ethics Committee will meet on July 22-23 to decide the fate of Mohammed Bin Hammam over the alleged bribery scandal at the Caribbean Football Union meeting in May, world football`s governing body said on Wednesday.

Jul 06, 2011, 23:18 PM IST

FIFA confirms Blatter, Bin Hammam candidacies

World football`s governing body FIFA confirmed the candidacies of incumbent Sepp Blatter and Qatari Mohammed Bin Hammam for the FIFA presidency.

Apr 04, 2011, 20:07 PM IST

FIFA confirms Blatter, Bin Hammam candidacies

World football`s governing body FIFA confirmed the candidacies of incumbent Sepp Blatter and Qatari Mohammed Bin Hammam for the FIFA presidency.

Apr 04, 2011, 20:07 PM IST