1:37 pm July 28, 2015 | No Comment
Reform plans by scandal-plagued FIFA were thrown into doubt on Monday when its choice to head a task force, Swiss businessman Domenico Scala, said he would not take on the job unless he was guaranteed full independence.
1:31 pm July 28, 2015 | No Comment
Former FIFA vice president Jack Warner’s lawyers plan to file for judicial review against the government of Trinidad and Tobago, claiming political bias in the move to extradite him to the United States.
1:37 pm July 27, 2015 | No Comment
Manchester United have confirmed the signing of Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero on a three-year deal, reuniting manager Louis van Gaal with a player who helped bring him a Dutch title but also caused him World Cup heartache.
9:20 am July 27, 2015 | No Comment
South Korea's Chung Mong-joon, who is expected to announce his candidacy for the FIFA presidency next month, met potential rival Michel Platini in the United States on Sunday and called for a "fair competition" should he enter the race.
5:53 pm July 26, 2015 | No Comment
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal "does not know why" Angel Di Maria has not joined the Premier League club's preseason tour of the United States following media reports the winger is close to signing for Paris St-Germain.
2:31 pm July 26, 2015 | No Comment
FIFA put its problems to one side and began the countdown to the 2018 World Cup finals on Saturday when Russian president Vladimir Putin and FIFA chief Sepp Blatter re-assured the nation the tournament would go ahead as planned.
12:49 pm July 25, 2015 | 20 Comments
Indonesian football fans were thrilled to see Italian side AS Roma touch down in Jakarta on Friday as part of their pre-season tour. Indonesian immigration officials? Not so much.
10:09 am July 24, 2015 | 1 Comment
The United States has sent Paraguay an extradition request for Nicolás Leoz, the former president of South America’s football confederation, who was arrested on suspicion of racketeering in a corruption probe, Paraguay’s Foreign Ministry said on Thursday.
9:57 am July 24, 2015 | No Comment
New York state’s banking regulator has contacted more than six banks about how they may have handled money that US prosecutors said was laundered through accounts related to world football’s governing body FIFA, according to a person familiar with the matter.
6:22 pm July 23, 2015 | No Comment
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho sprung to the defense of new goalkeeper Asmir Begovic after the Bosnian conceded four goals against the New York Red Bulls after coming on as a halftime substitute in a friendly on Wednesday.
3:12 pm July 23, 2015 | No Comment
Russian President Vladimir Putin and FIFA president Sepp Blatter will put aside their troubles when they take center-stage and kick off the countdown to the 2018 World Cup on Saturday.
2:58 pm July 23, 2015 | No Comment
Prince Ali bin Al Hussein of Jordan, who failed in an attempt to replace Sepp Blatter as FIFA president in May, says Blatter should not be handling the reform process at world football’s scandal-hit governing body and that the task should be left to his successor.
2:46 pm July 23, 2015 | No Comment
Emmanuel Frimpong said it was "beyond a joke" after the Russian Football Union (RFU) on Wednesday rejected allegations that the Ufa midfielder was racially abused by Spartak Moscow supporters.