Category Archives: FIFA

Monday Kickoff: FIFA presidential candidate Jerome Champagne blasts system; Mats Hummels happy despite BVB struggles; and more

FIFA presidential candidate Jerome Champagne bashed the current system and other candidates ahead of May’s elections. Continue reading »

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Cristiano Ronaldo wins 2nd straight Ballon d’Or

Cristiano Ronaldo has claimed his second straight Ballon d’Or ahead of Lionel Messi and Manuel Neuer. Continue reading »

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Saturday Ticker: Winter World Cup would disrupt 50 leagues; Ronaldinho benched after late arrival; and more

According to one of FIFA’s experts, there is actually no good solution on the table for holding the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, FIFA, FIFA World Cup, Mexican Soccer | 19 Comments

SBI Reader Poll: Who should win the Ballon d’Or?

Who do you think should win the Ballon d’Or? Cast your vote in the SBI Reader Poll. Continue reading »

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USMNT remain No. 27 in first FIFA rankings of 2015

The U.S. Men’s National Team kept level at No. 27 in FIFA’s January 2015 rankings released on Thursday. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: FIFA official ‘shocked’ by failed England WC bid; Ronaldinho, Queretaro in crisis; and more

FIFA official Harold Mayne-Nicholls was shocked that England was not named host of the 2018 World Cup. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, FIFA, FIFA World Cup, Mexican Soccer, Uncategorized | 17 Comments