Category Archives: FIFA

FIFA denies Garcia appeal to release Ethics report, dismisses whistleblower complaints

FIFA’s Appeals Committee ruled Monday that an appeal filed by lawyer Michael Garcia surrounding reports regarding the 2018/22 World Cups was inadmissible. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: Liverpool ‘weren’t good enough’ to advance; Pele out of hospital; and more

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has admitted that his side wasn’t good enough to advance into the Champions League knockout round. Continue reading »

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Messi, Neuer, Ronaldo named as finalists for Ballon d’Or

Lionel Messi, Manuel Neuer and Cristiano Ronaldo have been named finalists for the FIFA Ballon d’Or. Continue reading »

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USMNT fall five spots to No. 28 in latest FIFA Rankings

The U.S. Men’s National Team dropped five places to No. 28 in the November FIFA World Rankings after two friendly match losses earlier this month. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Sony pulls World Cup sponsorship; German league pres calls for Blatter to resign; and more

Sony is reportedly set to pull its sponsorship of FIFA in response to the controversy that surrounds the 2018 and 2022 World Cups. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: Rodgers feeling the heat; Reus sidelined again; and more

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers understands that his job is on the line following a recent string of losses. Continue reading »

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