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May 11, 2017
Is Fifa president Gianni Infantino turning out to be just as bad as predecessor Sepp Blatter?Gianni Infantino is a smart operator, calculated and shrewd, always navigating his way through the tangled web of football politics. He is ‘astute,’ perhaps more so than his predecessor, who just controlled Fifa by allowing his people to be corrupt.
Apr 21, 2017
Michel Platini could make a comeback, hints Fifa's ex-president Sepp BlatterFifa's ex-president Sepp Blatter said on Friday that a comeback was possible for his former ally Michel Platini, declining to hit back after the Frenchman savaged him in an interview last month.
Apr 08, 2017
Scam-tainted Fifa announces $369 million loss, but there may be worse to comeFifa on Friday announced a $369 million loss for 2016, a second straight annual deficit, as it recovers from scandals that have rocked world football.
Jan 11, 2017
Fifa's 48-team World Cup: A quest for power and money that will further erode sport's qualityA World Cup of 48 teams is a victory for pragmatists over purists, for entertainment over sport. This is but a logical product of its time, and so on 10 January 2017, the World Cup died.
Dec 14, 2016
Fifa corruption scandal: Argentine firm agrees to $112.8 million settlement against chargesArgentine sports marketing company Torneos y Competencias S.A. agreed to pay $112.8 million to settle charges in the United States stemming from a massive FIFA corruption scandal, authorities said.
Dec 09, 2016
'Disrespectful' Fifa president Gianni Infantino never answers my calls, says Sepp BlatterDisgraced former FIFA president Sepp Blatter says successor Gianni Infantino has showed him no respect by failing to return his phone calls.
Dec 08, 2016
Fifa president Gianni Infantino supports 48 team World Cup featuring 16 groupsFifa president Gianni Infantino wants to expand the World Cup finals to 48 teams featuring 16 groups of three starting with the 2026 tournament.
Dec 05, 2016
Former Fifa president Sepp Blatter loses his appeal at CAS against six-year ban from footballSepp Blatter lost his appeal against a six-year ban by Fifa on Monday, and now has more serious legal cases lined up against him.
Dec 02, 2016
Sepp Blatter ban: Former Fifa president to learn fate on Monday after CAS verdictFormer FIFA president Sepp Blatter will learn Monday whether his appeal against a six-year ban from football has been successful, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said on Friday.
Nov 30, 2016
Fifa World Cup 2006 probe: Police swoop on ex-executive, carry out fresh house searchesA Swiss corruption probe into the awarding of the 2006 World Cup to Germany was broadened on Wednesday to include former FIFA general secretary Urs Linsi after police raided homes.