Prince Ali says FIFA politics affected international fixtures

Prince Ali says FIFA politics affected international fixtures

FIFA is mired in the worst crisis in its 111-year history, with corruption investigations under way in Switzerland and the United States. 

Sepp Blatter to attend February 16 appeal hearing: Spokesman

Sepp Blatter to attend February 16 appeal hearing: Spokesman

Blatter`s hearing is scheduled 24 hours after that of fallen UEFA president Michel Platini, who is also appealing against his eight-year suspension.

Football: Africa kingmakers face moment of truth in FIFA race

Africa`s football powerbrokers meet in Rwanda on Friday, poised to make or break the dreams of the five men chasing the biggest job in the sport -- the presidency of FIFA.

Africa vote could hold key to FIFA presidential election

FIFA is voting for a new leader amidst its biggest ever corruption scandal which has seen 41 people and entities indicted by the U.S. Department of Justice.

Nearly $1 million in FIFA funds missing in Guatemala: Reports

Nearly $1 million in FIFA funds missing in Guatemala: Reports

Guatemalan soccer federation (Fedefut) received $1.1 mln in nine deposits from FIFA from February to October

Prince Ali bin al Hussein says he will win a clean FIFA vote

Prince Ali bin al Hussein says he will win a clean FIFA vote

Prince Ali says February 26 election represented FIFA`s one chance to restore football`s tarnished reputation.

Ex-FIFA VP to be freed on bond before US trial on bribery charges

Ex-FIFA VP to be freed on bond before US trial on bribery charges

Hawit was arrested on Dec. 3 in Zurich, where FIFA has its headquarters, and was later extradited to the United States.

Banned chief Michel Platini still being paid: UEFA

Banned chief Michel Platini still being paid: UEFA

FIFA reported that banned president Sepp Blatter would continue to be paid until a new president is elected.

Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein asks FIFA to investigate Africa-Asia MOU

Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein asks FIFA to investigate Africa-Asia MOU

Bin Ali says that he has always promoted cross-regional understanding.

FIFA ex-vice president denied house arrest bid

FIFA ex-vice president denied house arrest bid

Hawit denies 12 charges including racketeering conspiracy, wire fraud and money laundering.

Former IAAF president Lamine Diack​ organised conspiracy, corruption, says WADA commission report

Former IAAF president Lamine Diack​ organised conspiracy, corruption, says WADA commission report

Pound`s report added to a rapidly growing scandal involving organised doping and its concealment that has rocked world athletics.

Madrid blow: FIFA bans La Liga giants Real, Atletico for next two transfer windows

Madrid blow: FIFA bans La Liga giants Real, Atletico for next two transfer windows

The ban will be for the next two windows and not the current one which runs until end of this month.

Lionel Messi to return to Argentina to play club football one day!

Lionel Messi to return to Argentina to play club football one day!

Messi has recently created history by winning the record fifth FIFA Ballon d'Or award.

Jerome Valcke: Under investigation secretary general fired by FIFA

Jerome Valcke: Under investigation secretary general fired by FIFA

Valcke has been accused of aiding a scheme to sell 2014 World Cup tickets on the black market.

FIFA investigators to seek longer Sepp Blatter, Michel Platini bans

FIFA investigators to seek longer Sepp Blatter, Michel Platini bans

Blatter was to stand down at a FIFA congress on February 26 when a special election is to be held. 

Tokyo Sexwale feels sorry for banned FIFA president Sepp Blatter

Tokyo Sexwale feels sorry for banned FIFA president Sepp Blatter

Sexwale is one of five candidates standing to replace Blatter.

Six facts you ought to know about record five-time Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi

Six facts you ought to know about record five-time Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi

Messi holds two passports - Argentina's and Spain's. He became a Spanish citizen in September 2005.  

Fallen FIFA chief Sepp Blatter to appeal eight-year ban

Fallen FIFA chief Sepp Blatter to appeal eight-year ban

Blatter was also fined 50,000 Swiss francs while Platini, a FIFA vice-president, was fined 80,000 Swiss francs.
 

FIFA panel tells Sepp Blatter, Michel Platini why they were banned

FIFA panel tells Sepp Blatter, Michel Platini why they were banned

Blatter and Platini were banned last month amid the worst corruption scandal in the history of world soccer`s governing body.

FIFA presidential candidate Sheikh Salman says he would examine role of US law, consulting firms

FIFA presidential candidate Sheikh Salman says he would examine role of US law, consulting firms

Salman says a close look is needed because he isn't fully convinced FIFA was getting enough out of the relationship.