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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.

May 31, 2015, 17:51 PM IST

Sepp Blatter on borrowed time despite win: England football chief

England football chief Greg Dyke on Saturday insisted that Sepp Blatter`s controversial re-election as FIFA president would not repel efforts to unseat him, and brushed of claims of a "hate" campaign.

May 30, 2015, 21:11 PM IST

Sponsors pile pressure on Sepp Blatter ahead of FIFA vote

Sponsors piled pressure on FIFA leader Sepp Blatter to clean up world football as two major corruption scandals overshadowed the start of a congress Thursday at which he will seek a new term.

May 28, 2015, 14:08 PM IST

Calls for Sepp Blatter to quit as global anger builds after FIFA scandal

FIFA`s veteran president Sepp Blatter faced angry demands to resign after US indictments and arrests of top lieutenants engulfed the football supremo in crisis heading into an annual congress Thursday.

May 28, 2015, 13:24 PM IST

FIFA crisis deepens amid corruption arrests, fight over elections goes on

Fifa has been drawn into a deep crisis by the arrest of senior officials in raids in Zurich on Wednesday followed by a long-running FBI investigation, while Swiss authorities simultaneously launched an inquiry into bidding for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.

May 28, 2015, 08:42 AM IST

Hull City's Abel Hernandez accused of violent conduct

The English Football Association (FA) accused Uruguayan international Abel Hernandez, striker for Hull City, for violent conduct against Manchester United defender Phil Jones during last Sunday's game.

May 27, 2015, 14:20 PM IST

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.

May 23, 2015, 16:54 PM IST

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.

Apr 21, 2015, 10:44 AM IST

Indonesia FA threatens legal action against govt

The Indonesian Football Association Monday threatened legal action against the government over its attempt to suspend the association, in a row that has provoked anger from FIFA.

Apr 20, 2015, 17:52 PM IST

Bad boys Chelsea show lack of respect to referees

Chelsea may top the Premier League table but Jose Mourinho`s side have the unfortunate tag of being the worst-behaved team in the top flight when it comes to respecting officials, according to Football Association Fair Play delegates.

Apr 17, 2015, 15:45 PM IST

FA to probe Branislav​ Ivanovic lighter incident

The Football Association are to contact both Queens Park Rangers and Chelsea after Branislav Ivanovic was hit on the head by a cigarette lighter thrown from among the home fans at Loftus Road on Su

Apr 13, 2015, 18:43 PM IST

Greg Dyke's reform could work if clubs are brave enough: Arsene Wenger

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger backs FA chairman Greg Dyke’s plans to improve the England team but says Premier League clubs must show more faith integrating young players despite the pressure to succeed being so high.

Apr 02, 2015, 17:30 PM IST

Liverpool's Martin Skrtel gets three-match ban for stamp on David de Gea

Liverpool will be without defender Martin Skrtel for three games after he was suspended on Wednesday for a stamp on Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea during Sunday`s Premier League defeat at Anfield.

Mar 25, 2015, 21:07 PM IST

Manchester United's Jonny Evans spit branded `simply disgusting`

Manchester United defender Jonny Evans` decision to spit at Newcastle`s Papiss Cisse during a recent Premier League clash was branded "simply disgusting" by an Football Association regulatory commission.

Mar 13, 2015, 11:34 AM IST

Papiss Cisse, Jonny Evans handed hefty bans for spitting

Newcastle United forward Papiss Cisse has been banned for seven matches and Manchester United defender Jonny Evans for six after they spat at each other during a Premier League match, the Football Association (FA) said on Saturday.

Mar 07, 2015, 17:23 PM IST

Crystal Palace midfielder Mile Jedinak accepts violent conduct charge

Australia midfielder Mile Jedinak has accepted the violent conduct charge handed out to him by the FA, his club Crystal Palace said in a statement on Tuesday.

Mar 03, 2015, 22:26 PM IST

Chelsea's Nemanja Matic to miss final, ban cut to two games

Chelsea were left seething after midfielder Nemanja Matic`s suspension was cut from three matches to two by the FA on Tuesday, meaning he will miss Sunday`s League Cup final against Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley.

Feb 24, 2015, 23:47 PM IST

West Ham fined for disorderly behaviour

West Ham United have been fined 30,000 pounds ($46,134) for failing to control their players during the 0-0 draw with Southampton, the Football Association (FA) said on Friday.

Feb 21, 2015, 00:12 AM IST

Louis van Gaal vows to fight FA charge

Louis van Gaal said Friday he would fight his FA charge after the Manchester United manager fell foul of the football authorities following his team`s goalless FA Cup draw at fourth-tier Cambridge last month

Feb 06, 2015, 23:16 PM IST

No angel but not guilty, says banned Chelsea striker Diego Costa

Chelsea striker Diego Costa has denied he deliberately stamped on Liverpool`s Emre Can but admitted to being no angel on the field.

Feb 01, 2015, 12:44 PM IST