Tuesday, August 11, 2020

FIFA Opens Proceedings Against Costa Rica, Guatemala Association Heads

The adjudicatory chamber of FIFA’s independent Ethics Committee, under its chairman Hans-Joachim Eckert, has opened formal adjudicatory proceedings against the former president of the...

Human Rights Watch Claims Workers are Being Exploited at Russia 2018 Stadiums

Human Rights Watch (HRW) has claimed that construction workers building stadiums for Russia to host the FIFA 2017 Confederations Cup and 2018 World Cup...
Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko

Mutko Confirmed As Candidate for Place on FIFA Council Despite Russian Doping Allegations

Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko is among five confirmed candidates for the vacant European member seats on the FIFA Council. Mutko, who has been...

Vote Now for Academy Athlete of the Month for July

By Eric Mann | The United States Sports Academy has announced its Athlete of the Month ballot for July and public voting is in progress....

Kuwait Ponders Dissolution of Sports Federations and Olympic Committee

Kuwait’s government is reportedly planning to dissolve every one of its national sports federations, including its National Olympic Committee, after the Court of Arbitration for Sport...

Referees Given Power to Abandon Matches for Discriminatory Incidents at FIFA World Cup in...

Matches at next year's World Cup in Russia could be abandoned by referees due to racism or other discriminatory incidents, FIFA President Gianni Infantino...

Qatar 2022 Accused of Campaign to Sabotage Rivals in Race for FIFA World Cup

By Liam Morgan | A "black operations" campaign was allegedly conducted by the Qatar 2022 bid team in an attempt to discredit and sabotage rivals...

FIFA Permanently Bans Three Officials Implicated in Corruption Scandal

By Liam Morgan | Three officials implicated in the widespread FIFA corruption scandal have been banned from football for life by the Adjudicatory Chamber of...

England Records Biggest World Cup Win as Kane Hits Hat-Trick Against Panama

By Liam Morgan | England recorded its biggest FIFA World Cup victory with a devastating attacking display in a 6-1 thrashing of Panama to book...

FIFA considering expanding World Cup teams from 32 to 40

FIFA are considering plans to expand the amount of teams at the World Cup from 32 to 40 as early as the 2026 tournament,...

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