English FA are ''amateurs'', says Hull chairman Allam
English FA are ''amateurs'', says Hull chairman Allam

Hull City Chairman Assem Allam labelled the Football Association (FA) "amateurs" after the governing body blocked his attempted rebranding of the second-tier club for a second time.

FA chief Greg  Dyke backs Michel Platini's bid for FIFA presidency
FA chief Greg Dyke backs Michel Platini's bid for FIFA presidency

English Football Association chairman Greg Dyke has backed Michel Platini to restore FIFA's tarnished reputation after the Frenchman declared he will run for the presidency of world football's governing body.

Hull name change plan rejected again

Hull City`s bid to change their name to Hull Tigers has been rejected for a second time, the Football Association announced Saturday.

The council of the FA, the sport`s governing body in England, voted down the proposal from Hull, who were relegated from the Premier League last season.

Jack Wilshere fined £40,000 for anti-Spurs chants
Jack Wilshere fined £40,000 for anti-Spurs chants

Arsenal star Jack Wilshere was fined £40,000 (55,900 euros, $62,900) on Wednesday and warned over his future conduct after being charged with making controversial remarks about rival club Tottenham.

`Why always me? I don`t know,` says Jack Wilshere
`Why always me? I don`t know,` says Jack Wilshere

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere cannot explain his tendency to generate unwanted headlines, but he believes the controversies that have pockmarked his career have made him a stronger and wiser person.

Jack Wilshere accept FA's charge for anti-Tottenham chants
Jack Wilshere accept FA's charge for anti-Tottenham chants

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has accepted a Football Association misconduct charge for beginning a foul-mouthed chant against Premier League rivals Tottenham Hotspurs during his club’s FA Cup celebrations.

IOC Salt Lake reforms example for FIFA: Thomas Bach
IOC Salt Lake reforms example for FIFA: Thomas Bach

The way FIFA can regain credibility is to implement reforms such as the International Olympic Committee did in the wake of the scandal surrounding the awarding of the 2002 Winter Olympics to Salt Lake City IOC president Thomas Bach told Sky News on Saturday.

Sepp Blatter would be arrested, forced out of FIFA soon: Greg Dyke
Sepp Blatter would be arrested, forced out of FIFA soon: Greg Dyke

Football Association chairmanGreg Dyke believes that Sepp Blatter will be arrested and forced out of Fifa within a "couple of months".

Jack Wilshere charged over anti-Spurs chants
Jack Wilshere charged over anti-Spurs chants

Arsenal`s Jack Wilshere has been charged with misconduct after leading the club`s supporters in chants against Tottenham Hotspur during their FA Cup victory parade, the Football Association announced on Wednesday.

Prince William wades into FIFA controversy
Prince William wades into FIFA controversy

Britain's Prince William has waded into the corruption scandal engulfing world football's governing body FIFA demanding that it put the "sport first" and initiate reforms to clean up the game.

Britain's Prince William calls for FIFA reform

Britain`s Prince William has called for FIFA to reform and show that it "can represent the interests of fair play and put the sport first".

England manager Roy Hodgson wants fans' support to stay on
England manager Roy Hodgson wants fans' support to stay on

England manager Roy Hodgson wants the backing of supporters as well as the Football Association before extending his contract beyond Euro 2016.

England manager would want fans' support to stay on
England manager would want fans' support to stay on

England manager Roy Hodgson wants the backing of supporters as well as the Football Association before extending his contract beyond Euro 2016.

England could host 2018 World Cup: FA
England could host 2018 World Cup: FA

England could feasibly step in and host the 2018 World Cup if it was stripped from Russia over new corruption allegations, a Football Association spokesman said on Thursday.

England `could host 2018 World Cup` - FA

England could feasibly step in and host the 2018 World Cup if it was stripped from Russia over new corruption allegations, a Football Association spokesman said on Thursday.

Head of English FA calls for FIFA`s Sepp Blatter to go
Head of English FA calls for FIFA`s Sepp Blatter to go

The chairman of England`s Football Association called on FIFA President Sepp Blatter to leave the position on Thursday after a major corruption scandal engulfed the sport.

Jose Mourinho regrets saying there was a 'campaign' against Chelsea
Jose Mourinho regrets saying there was a 'campaign' against Chelsea

Jose Mourinho regrets using the word "campaign" to describe how he felt Chelsea were treated this season but still believes they were harshly treated by officials and media, British newspapers reported on Saturday.

Hull`s Livermore suspended amid drug reports
Hull`s Livermore suspended amid drug reports

Hull midfielder Jake Livermore was suspended by the Premier League club and the Football Association on Friday amid reports the England international had tested positive for cocaine.

Indonesian Super League fails to restart
Indonesian Super League fails to restart

The Indonesian Super League remained suspended on Saturday despite plans by the local football association (PSSI) to restart the competition after a two week government suspension.

Premier League, FA `fight` hurts England - Eriksson
Premier League, FA `fight` hurts England - Eriksson

Former England manager Sven-Goran Eriksson says in-fighting between the Football Association and the Premier League is holding the national side back in the cradle of the game.