Russia’s anti-corruption watchdog chief says he does not believe the 2018 World Cup bidding process was corrupt and the FIFA arrests are a politically motivated attempt to strip Russia of the World Cup.
FIFA president Sepp Blatter is not involved in bribery allegations, says organisation’s spokesman, adding “FIFA welcomes this investigation.”
Authorities in Zurich, Switzerland launch an operation to arrest several high-ranking FIFA officials on corruption charges and extradite them to the United States, the New York Times reports.
Michael Sam has no regrets about coming out and is looking forward to getting back on the playing field
Sepp Blatter’s only challenger Prince Ali bin Al Hussein declines to comment on his chances three days before FIFA presidential election
LONDON, UK (MAY 25, 2015) (REUTERS) – Premier League champions and League Cup winners Chelsea paraded their trophies through London on Monday (May 25), applauded by hundreds of jubilant fans.
Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein is the only candidate left standing to challenge Sepp Blatter in Friday’s FIFA Presidential election.
FIFA President Sepp Blatter is the overwhelming favourite to be re-elected for a fifth term in Friday’s presidential vote.
COBHAM, ENGLAND, UK (SEPTEMBER 16, 2014) (REUTERS) – Didier Drogba is leaving Chelsea for the second time and plays his last game for the Premier League champions against Sunderland on Sunday (May 24).
Brazil’s Lucas di Grassi is disqualified from winning the Berlin ePrix after illegal modifications were found to have been made to his car, giving victory to Jerome D’Ambrosio of Belgium.