Category Archives: FIFA

Friday Kickoff: Diego Costa suspension upheld; Ronaldinho on special training program; and more

The FA have upheld a three-match ban for Diego Costa, while Ronaldinho has been placed on a special training regiment with Queretaro due to the Brazilian’s disdain for running. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, FIFA, FIFA World Cup, Mexican Soccer | 7 Comments

Wednesday Kickoff: Luis Figo running for FIFA president; Cristiano Ronaldo gets two-game suspension; and more

Portuguese legend Luis Figo announced his candidacy for FIFA president, while current Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo has earned a two game suspension. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, FIFA | 8 Comments

Evening Ticker: KNVB president to challenge Blatter; Barcelona set for tour in U.S., Mexico; and more

Dutch FA president Michael van Praag is set to run in the upcoming elections for FIFA president. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: Blatter criticizes UEFA; Riquelme announces retirement; and more

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has dared a candidate from UEFA to challenge him in the upcoming elections. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, FIFA, International Soccer, South American Soccer | 19 Comments

Friday Kickoff: FIFA loses 3 major sponsors; Mexico announces two U.S.-based friendlies; and more

FIFA has lost the support of three major sponsors, while Mexico have announced a pair of U.S.-based March friendlies. Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, European Soccer, Featured, FIFA, International Soccer, Mexican Soccer | 33 Comments

Rogers still hoping to hear from Klinsmann; criticizes FIFA’s choice of Russia, Qatar

Robbie Rogers is still hoping to hear from Jurgen Klinsman, as the two have yet to speak since Rogers came out in 2013. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, FIFA, FIFA World Cup, MLS- LA Galaxy, U.S. Men's National Team | 76 Comments