Category Archives: FIFA

Evening Ticker: Young strike seals Man United win; PSG reaches Coupe de France semis; and more

Both Manchester teams, Liverpool, Arsenal and Chelsea all seal EPL wins, PSG and Barcelona advance in domestic cups, and Blatter has a stern solution for racism. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: CONMEBOL backing Blatter; Inzaghi on the hot seat; and more

CONMEBOL are set to back Sepp Blatter in the upcoming FIFA presidential elections, while AC Milan manager Filippo Inzaghi could be fired as soon as this weekend. Continue reading »

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Midday Ticker: Sunderland’s Johnson arrested; Figo open to FIFA presidential debate; and more

Adam Johnson been suspended by Sunderland after being arrested by local police on suspicion of having sex with a 15-year-old girl. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: Blatter concerned by racism in Russia; Pedro considering future with Barca; and more

Sepp Blatter is “concerned” by recent reports regarding racism in Russia, who are set to host the World Cup in 2018. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: No club compensation for 2022 World Cup; 2021 Confederations Cup moved from Qatar; and more

FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke says that clubs will not be compensated for the 2022 World Cup, while the 2021 Confederations Cup will not be played in Qatar. Continue reading »

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Midday Ticker: European clubs want compensation for winter World Cup; Matic ban reduced to two games; and more

European clubs are seeking additional compensation for losses that come as a result of the scheduling changes for the 2022 World Cup. Continue reading »

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