Tag Archives: Sports

27May/15

FIFA probe a political attempt to strip Russia of 2018 World Cup – Russian anti-corruption watchdog

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.

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27May/15

Arrested FIFA officials face extradition to U.S. – NY Times

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.

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25May/15

Chelsea parade in London

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.
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25May/15

Victory or bust for Jordan’s charming Prince Ali

Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein is the only candidate left standing to challenge Sepp Blatter in Friday’s FIFA Presidential election.

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