A group of USA senators has written to the international soccer association FIFA, urging it to consider removing Russia as host of the 2018 FIFA World Cup because of its role in the Ukraine crisis and occupation of Crimea.
UEFA and international players` union FIFPro have lodged a complaint with the European Commission questioning the legality of third-party player ownership, known as TPO, European football`s governing body announced on Wednesday.
UEFA have opened disciplinary procedures against the federations of Georgia, the Republic of Ireland and Poland after various incidents during the recent Euro 2016 qualifiers, European football`s governing body announced on Wednesday.
Valentin Stocker`s goal 10 minutes from time secured Switzerland a 1-1 draw with the United States in Zurich on Tuesday although the hosts will be kicking themselves at not having won as their opponents played the last 22 minutes with just 10 men.
Tottenham Hotspur have removed the final obstacle blocking the building of a new 400 million pound ($592.84 million) 56,000-seater stadium by agreeing to buy the last parcel of land preventing the start of construction work.