FIFA sack top official Markus Kattner over `breaches` worth millions

FIFA sack top official Markus Kattner over `breaches` worth millions

The action is a new blow to FIFA`s reputation as it seeks to redeem its scandal-tainted name under new president Gianni Infantino who was elected in February.

FIFA seeks two-year ban for ex-German football boss Wolfgang Niersbach

FIFA seeks two-year ban for ex-German football boss Wolfgang Niersbach

Niersbach, vice-president of the 2006 World Cup organising committee and current member of the FIFA Council and the UEFA executive committee, resigned from the German federation last November.

After cricket, football's turn to clean up: Justice Mukul Mudgal in FIFA governance committee

After cricket, football's turn to clean up: Justice Mukul Mudgal in FIFA governance committee

The former Chief Justice of Punjab and Haryana, who headed the IPL spot-fixing probe, said is aware of his appointment.

FIFA names outsider Fatma ​Samoura as first female secretary general

FIFA names outsider Fatma ​Samoura as first female secretary general

FIFA`s Congress also voted to accept Kosovo and Gibraltar as its 210th and 211th members.

FIFA chief Gianni Infantino `very sad` for Michel Platini

FIFA chief Gianni Infantino `very sad` for Michel Platini

Platini, once the frontrunner to succeed Blatter as the most powerful man in the sport, said after the ruling he had no choice but to resign and would keep fighting in Swiss courts to prove his "probity."

Michel Platini quits as UEFA president after failing to overturn six-year ban

Michel Platini quits as UEFA president after failing to overturn six-year ban

The Court of Arbitration for Sport rejected the appeal saying it was not convinced about the "legitimacy" of the payment ordered by ex-FIFA president Sepp Blatter.

Champions League: Whether people like it or not, my place in football history is assured, says Cristiano Ronaldo

Champions League: Whether people like it or not, my place in football history is assured, says Cristiano Ronaldo

Ronaldo has 16 Champions League goals this season, the most by any player in a single campaign, which has propelled 10-times European Cup winners Real to a semi-final with Manchester City.

FIFA ethics investigator recommends life ban for ex-VP Jeffrey Webb

FIFA ethics investigator recommends life ban for ex-VP Jeffrey Webb

He is one of 41 individuals and entities indicted following the U.S. Department of Justice’s investigation into soccer corruption.

Premier League triumph: Leicester City's 'magic' hailed globally as the party goes on

Premier League triumph: Leicester City's 'magic' hailed globally as the party goes on

Meanwhile, the football world, led by new FIFA President Gianni Infantino, clamoured to hail the perpetrators of one of the sport`s most incredible tales.

Michel Platini in court for make-or-break appeal at CAS

Michel Platini in court for make-or-break appeal at CAS

He has been sanctioned over an infamous two million $2 million payment he received in 2011 from then-FIFA president Blatter.

DNA: Today in History | April 27, 2016

In 1981, the computer's mouse was invented. to know more watch DNA.

FIFA sets up worker welfare body for 2022 Qatar World Cup

FIFA sets up worker welfare body for 2022 Qatar World Cup

Amnesty International reported on abuses in Qatar`s preparations for the World Cup in a wide-ranging report three weeks ago.

Defiant Sepp Blatter regrets he did not reform FIFA

Defiant Sepp Blatter regrets he did not reform FIFA

Blatter spoke to more than 400 people at the University of Basel, where a student group has been preparing proposals on how FIFA should address the scandal.

With focus on Qatar World Cup, UN asks FIFA to step up human rights commitment

With focus on Qatar World Cup, UN asks FIFA to step up human rights commitment

The recommendations come two weeks after Amnesty International described rights abuses in Qatar`s preparations for the 2022 World Cup.

Premier Futsal has nothing to do with FIFA: Indian body chief

Premier Futsal has nothing to do with FIFA: Indian body chief

The franchise-based Premier Futsal League will be held under the aegis of AMF and not under FIFA.

Luis Figo's Futsal League in trouble, FIFA terms it unauthorised

Luis Figo's Futsal League in trouble, FIFA terms it unauthorised

Figo launched the five-a-side Futsal League featuring eight city-based franchise teams which is to be held in the country from July 15-24.

FIFA president Gianni Infantino 'dismayed' after name found in Panama Papers

FIFA president Gianni Infantino 'dismayed' after name found in Panama Papers

Reuters could not determine if the contract Infantino signed was related to the conduct underlying the indictments.
 

Panama Papers: FIFA officials, Michel Platini, Lionel Messi named in secret offshore files

Panama Papers: FIFA officials, Michel Platini, Lionel Messi named in secret offshore files

Documents also bring to light how some players use offshore companies to bank money from image rights deals.
 

FIFA action against Mohammedan SC for payment breach

FIFA action against Mohammedan SC for payment breach

This decision has been taken since Mohammedan Sporting Club failed to pay the contracted remuneration to Shore.

Sepp Blatter plans to attend 2018 World Cup as Vladimir Putin`s guest

Sepp Blatter plans to attend 2018 World Cup as Vladimir Putin`s guest

The 80-year-old is serving a six-year ban for a suspect $2 million dollar payment to UEFA boss Michel Platini.