Category Archives: FIFA

Friday Kickoff: Sanchez demands more of Vidal; Peru tops Venezuela in Copa America; and more

Alexis Sanchez says he demands more effort from Arturo Vidal, while Peru topped Venezuela in the Copa America. Continue reading »

Posted in Copa America 2016, European Soccer, Featured, FIFA, International Soccer, Mexican Soccer | 2 Comments

Swiss investigators looking into 53 cases of potential money laundering from FIFA

Swiss investigators are looking into 53 potential cases of money laundering and 104 incidents of suspicious activity regarding FIFA’s awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.
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Posted in Featured, FIFA, FIFA World Cup | 17 Comments

First FIFA16 trailer hints at CenturyLink Field addition

The first trailer of EA Sports’ FIFA16 has hinted at the possible inclusion of CenturyLink Field, the home stadium of the Seattle Sounders. Continue reading »

Posted in FIFA, Gaming | 9 Comments

Friday Kickoff: Qatar suing ex-German FA president; Chile opens Copa America with win; and more

Qatar is suing former German FA president Theo Zwanziger, while Chile opened the team’s Copa America run with a victory over Ecuador. Continue reading »

Posted in Copa America 2015, European Soccer, Featured, FIFA | 14 Comments

Thursday Kickoff: Trinidad government considers Warner flight risk; FIFA communications head resigns; and more

The Trinidadian government has taken steps to keep Jack Warner in the country, while FIFA’s communications director has stepped down after pointing a joke at the organization’s demise. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, FIFA | 8 Comments

Wednesday Kickoff: World Cup 2026 bidding delayed; Messi heading to trial for tax fraud; and more

FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke confirmed to reporters in Russia that FIFA was delaying their bidding process for the 2026 World Cup due to recent allegations over the 2018/2022 World Cup bidding process. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, FIFA, FIFA World Cup, Under-20 World Cup | 1 Comment

Tuesday Kickoff: Real Madrid want Morata back; Dani Alves renews with Barcelona; and more

Alvaro Morata is reportedly being courted by Real Madrid, who want to bring him back from Juventus after just one season in Italy. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, FIFA, South American Soccer | 4 Comments

Monday Kickoff: Russia, Qatar could be stripped of World Cups; Blatter linked to $10 million payment; and more

A FIFA official says that Russia and Qatar could be stripped of their World Cup hosting duties, while former president Sepp Blatter has been linked to a $10 million payment. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, FIFA, International Soccer, Women's Soccer, Women's World Cup 2015 | 32 Comments