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Former Brazilian football head extradited to the United States to face corruption charges

José Maria Marin, former President of the Brazilian Football Confederation, has been extradited to the United States to face corruption charges. The 83-year-old, head of...

FIFA problems harder to solve than IOC’s after Salt Lake City Scandal, predicts Carrard

FIFA Reform Committee chair François Carrard has claimed solving problems within football's world governing body will be harder than addressing similar issues within the...

“Beckenbauer, please call in” begs Evi Simeoni

In the latest contribution by the Frankfurter Allgemeine daily on the discussion about the 6.7 million Euros which Germany’s 2006 World Cup organizers are...

Beckenbauer and Villar facing bans, FIFA Ethics Committee reveal

German World Cup winner Franz Beckenbauer and acting UEFA President Ángel María Villar Llona both face being banned from football following investigations by the FIFA Ethics...

FIFA Ethics Committee Recommends Suspending President Sepp Blatter for 90 Days

Fédération Internationale de Football Association's (FIFA) Ethics Committee has recommended current President Sepp Blatter be suspended for 90 days, according to a long-term adviser...

FIFA’s Auditing Firm Launches Internal Review of its Swiss Operations

An auditing firm charged with scrutinizing Fédération Internationale de Football Association's (FIFA) financial records has launched an internal review of its business in Switzerland. KPMG...

Carrard Takes FIFA Hot Seat

A veteran of the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Salt Lake City crisis has been brought in to chair the new FIFA committee charged with...

United States Jeffrey Webb, Former FIFA Vice President, Pleaded Not Guilty

Saturday at an arraignment before a Brooklyn United States District Court to charges that he had solicited bribes to parcel out lucrative soccer media and marketing...

The FIFA Ethics Committee Calls for Greater Opportunities for Transparency

The FIFA Ethics Committee calls for greater opportunities for transparency in proceedings against accused parties. According to a FIFA press release, the chairmen of the...

First FIFA Arrested Official For Corruption Extradited To U.S.

According to the BBC, Daily mail and Reuters; Swiss authorities have officially approved the extradition of one of the seven detained FIFA football officials...

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