Category Archives: FIFA

FIFA ethics report clears Qatar, Russia of wrongdoing

FIFA’s ethics report into the bidding process for the 2018/2022 World Cups has cleared Qatar and Russia of any wrongdoing, though questions into their conduct were raised. Continue reading »

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Cahill, Camilo nominated for FIFA’s Puskas Award

New York Red Bulls midfielder Tim Cahill and former Whitecaps forward Camilo have been nominated for the Puskas Award, given annually for the year’s best goal. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: FIFA to issue statement on 2022 World Cup this week; Beckham’s son signs with Arsenal; and more

FIFA are expected to issue a statement this week regarding a report investigating corruption at the 2018 and 2022 World Cups. Continue reading »

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FIFA discusses potential winter dates for 2022 World Cup

FIFA discussed potential winter dates for the 2022 World Cup in a meeting Tuesday. Continue reading »

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Report: Former CONCACAF executive Blazer worked as an FBI informant

Former CONCACAF General Secretary Chuck Blazer worked as an FBI informant as part of a plea deal after they investigated him for tax fraud. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: Ancelotti blasts Blatter; Mourinho criticizes Schurrle, Salah; and more

Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti stated that it is “impossible to shut up” FIFA president Sepp Blatter. Continue reading »

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