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FIFA to pick post-Sepp Blatter leader today in bid to end to crisis

The landmark presidential contest has become an Asia v Europe battle.

Feb 26, 2016, 08:45 AM IST

Key dates leading up to Friday's FIFA election

The FIFA presidential elections will see five people battling for the post.

Feb 25, 2016, 16:50 PM IST

FIFA election: Football body rejects transparent voting booths, Prince Ali approaches CAS

FIFA elections will be held on February 28 in Zurich.

Feb 20, 2016, 22:39 PM IST

Prince Ali says FIFA politics affected international fixtures

FIFA is mired in the worst crisis in its 111-year history, with corruption investigations under way in Switzerland and the United States. 

Feb 12, 2016, 08:42 AM IST

FIFA politics: Prince Ali says some teams have been given unfavourable fixtures

FIFA is mired in the worst crisis in its 111-year history, with corruption investigations under way in Switzerland and the United States.

Feb 11, 2016, 20:57 PM IST

Football: Africa kingmakers face moment of truth in FIFA race

Africa`s football powerbrokers meet in Rwanda on Friday, poised to make or break the dreams of the five men chasing the biggest job in the sport -- the presidency of FIFA.

Feb 05, 2016, 07:41 AM IST

Euro parliament deputies hit out at FIFA candidates for backing out of debate

With the FIFA vote less than a month away, all but French former FIFA official Jerome Champagne backed out of a debate planned Wednesday at the European parliament.

Jan 27, 2016, 23:45 PM IST

Prince Ali bin al Hussein says he will win a clean FIFA vote

Prince Ali says February 26 election represented FIFA`s one chance to restore football`s tarnished reputation.

Jan 22, 2016, 12:37 PM IST

Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein asks FIFA to investigate Africa-Asia MOU

Bin Ali says that he has always promoted cross-regional understanding.

Jan 16, 2016, 18:03 PM IST

FIFA scandal: Prince Ali seeks immediate release of Michael Garcia report

Garcia said he had found "serious and wide-ranging issues" in the bidding process for both 2018 and 2022 World Cups.

Dec 27, 2015, 21:18 PM IST

Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein demands FIFA 'join 21st century'

Prince Ali refused to be drawn on corruption charges against Blatter and the world body`s vice-president Michel Platini.

Dec 19, 2015, 14:22 PM IST

Africa can help save FIFA, says Prince Ali

Prince Ali said that we cannot have a secretive organisation.

Dec 10, 2015, 14:48 PM IST

UEFA president Michel Platini to appeal FIFA ban in CAS

Michel Plantini has said he will move the CAS against his provisional suspension issued by FIFA.

Nov 20, 2015, 00:04 AM IST

Russia was chosen hosts of 2018 World Cup even before voting: Sepp Blatter

England, along with Spain/Portugal and Belgium/Holland, had spent millions for their bidding to host the 2018 World Cup.

Oct 29, 2015, 09:20 AM IST

Sepp Blatter blames FIFA crisis on Michal Platini, England, USA

Sepp Blatter said he as boss of FIFA and the World Cup had become pawns in a political game.

Oct 28, 2015, 18:33 PM IST

Seven candidates in running for FIFA presidency

Candidates need the backing of at least five of FIFA's 209 association members before they can be considered.

Oct 28, 2015, 18:01 PM IST

FIFA reconfirm presidency election for Feb 2016

FIFA's executive committee reconfirmed today that they will hold the election for a new president to replace Sepp Blatter next February.

Oct 20, 2015, 20:10 PM IST

Michel Platini no longer odds-on favourite to succeed Sepp Blatter as FIFA president

Bookmakers have lengthened the odds that European soccer boss Michel Platini will succeed Sepp Blatter as head of the sport`s global governing body FIFA, after Swiss prosecutors said they were inve

Sep 28, 2015, 10:50 AM IST

Decline and fall? Sepp Blatter faces days of destiny

Sepp Blatter's 17-year reign as FIFA president could come to an inglorious end this week as world football's corruption scandal threatens to bring down the sport's most powerful man.

Sep 28, 2015, 10:32 AM IST

FIFA `decimated` by scandal, Prince Ali

FIFA has been "decimated" by scandal, Prince Ali bin al Hussein a candidate to become president of football`s world body said Saturday after its president was placed under criminal investigation.

Sep 26, 2015, 18:40 PM IST