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FIFA lifts suspension on Guatemala City

FIFA lifted a suspension imposed on Guatemala 18 months ago over its failure to comply with anti-corruption rules.

Jun 01, 2018, 11:19 AM IST

Disgraced ex-CONCACAF president Jeffrey Webb banned for life; Sepp Blatter hit with FIFA bribery probe

Webb was found guilty of charges including conflicts of interest and bribery and corruption.

Sep 09, 2016, 23:46 PM IST

India vs Puerto Rico: Preview, squads, TV listings, date, time, venue

Stephen Constantine's side is ranked 152, 38 places below the Puerto Ricans.

Sep 03, 2016, 17:24 PM IST

Argentina top as South America dominate FIFA rankings

Argentina moved top as South America dominated the monthly FIFA rankings on Thursday with five teams, half of the continent`s total, in the top 10.

Apr 07, 2016, 16:12 PM IST

FIFA scandal: Former agent's confession threatens to drag down others

Miguel Trujillo on Tuesday pleaded guilty in a New York federal court to four counts of money laundering, wire fraud and a falsified tax return.
 

Mar 10, 2016, 15:50 PM IST

Former FIFA watchdog member Canover Watson jailed for seven years

Verdict against Watson is another blow to the image of the organisation facing an unprecedented corruption crisis.

Feb 06, 2016, 23:32 PM IST

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.

Jan 22, 2016, 06:06 AM IST

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.

Jan 20, 2016, 20:30 PM IST

UEFA continue to pay banned Michel Platini; Jeffrey Webb ‘terminated’ by CONCACAF

CONCACAF’s former president Jeffrey Webb, who was arrested in May, has had his contract terminated and is not receiving any cash from the body.

Jan 20, 2016, 06:50 AM IST

FIFA investigators ask for 9-year Jerome Valcke ban

Investigators also asked for Valcke's temporary suspension to be extended for 45 days. 

Jan 05, 2016, 22:53 PM IST

FIFA official Juan Angel​ Napout agrees to extradition to US: Swiss Authorities

Napout, a citizen of Paraguay, was detained in Zurich last week on a US warrant accusing him of accepting bribes.

Dec 08, 2015, 23:33 PM IST

CONCACAF decide against selecting new president

Hawit was arrested in Zurich on Thursday and was indicted by the U.S. Department of Justice on corruption charges.

Dec 08, 2015, 18:06 PM IST

Scandal-tainted CONCACAF to be run by committee

Webb's predecessor as CONCACAF chief Jack Warner is also named in the US corruption investigation.

Dec 08, 2015, 12:51 PM IST

Ecuador orders arrest of soccer chief amid FIFA scandal

The judge also issued arrest warrants for two other federation officials.
 

Dec 06, 2015, 10:27 AM IST

Hondurans targeted in FIFA scandal deny wrongdoing

The Hondurans are Alfredo Hawit and Rafael Callejas.

Dec 04, 2015, 08:39 AM IST

Leagues set to unite in wake of latest FIFA scandal

Garber said the arrests highlighted the need for leagues around the world to join forces to exert more pressure over FIFA.

Dec 04, 2015, 00:09 AM IST

FIFA`s Alfredo Hawit says `not involved in anything` illegal: Honduran predecessor

Hawit is suspected of taking bribes for the sale of marketing rights to regional tournaments and World Cup qualifying matches.

Dec 03, 2015, 23:21 PM IST

No threat to Copa over new FIFA raid, says US Soccer Federation

After protracted negotiations, the tournament, which will take place in cities across the United States in June, was given the go-ahead.

Dec 03, 2015, 21:48 PM IST

Switzerland approves extradition of ex-FIFA official Costas Takkas to US

The Swiss government has approved the extradition of former FIFA official Costas Takkas to the United States.

Oct 10, 2015, 14:02 PM IST

Jack Warner accuses FIFA of using life ban as 'distraction'

Former FIFA vice president Jack Warner has questioned the timing of his life-time ban from football saying it was nothing more than a "distraction".

Sep 30, 2015, 18:56 PM IST