Category Archives: FIFA

FIFA to release reports in ‘appropriate form;’ will not revisit World Cup vote

FIFA president Sepp Blatter announced that the organization will release the findings of the report surrounding the 2018/22 World Cups, although the bidding process will not be revisited. Continue reading »

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USMNT finish 2014 at No. 27 in FIFA Rankings

The U.S. Men’s National Team rounded out 2014 by moving up one spot to No. 27 in FIFA’s December World Rankings. Continue reading »

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Garcia resigns from FIFA due to ‘lack of leadership’

American lawyer Michael Garcia has resigned from FIFA’s ethic committee following the rejection of his appeal regarding his report concerning the bidding processes of the upcoming World Cups. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: FIFA exec calls for Qatar reforms; Club America retool following title win; and more

FIFA Executive Committee member Theo Zwanziger has called for labor reforms in Qatar ahead of a March deadline. Continue reading »

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FIFA denies Garcia appeal to release Ethics report, dismisses whistleblower complaints

FIFA’s Appeals Committee ruled Monday that an appeal filed by lawyer Michael Garcia surrounding reports regarding the 2018/22 World Cups was inadmissible. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: Liverpool ‘weren’t good enough’ to advance; Pele out of hospital; and more

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has admitted that his side wasn’t good enough to advance into the Champions League knockout round. Continue reading »

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