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England FA demands answers on World Cup fix

England’s Football Association has demanded clarification from FIFA, following Sepp Blatter’s comments suggesting the vote for the 2018 World Cup had been fixed in favour of Russia.

After saying 'I did not resign,' Sepp Blatter still won't be FIFA president

Sepp Blatter caused yet another firestorm this week when he said he did not resign as president of FIFA at a party, according to the Swiss newspaper Blick (via the BBC).

Sepp Blatter resigns as FIFA president

Less than a week after being re-elected as president of FIFA, Joseph "Sepp" Blatter announced at a conference that he will step down from his position.

John Oliver explains FIFA's latest scandal and how to fix it

FIFA's ongoing corruption scandal and seemingly untouchable status of its president, Sepp Blatter, convinced John Oliver to once again rake the organization over the coals on 'Last Week Tonight' Sunday.

FIFA scandal: More arrests ahead but Putin smells U.S. plot

Zurich - Sepp Blatter, FIFA’s incumbent president emerged victorious against challenger Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein at Friday’s FIFA elective congress.

Op-Ed: FIFA scandal — Challenge to Blatter from a Jordanian prince

Zurich - Amid a slew of corruption allegations FIFA is due to elect its President today. Incumbent Sepp Blatter, whose position seemed impregnable just days ago, is challenged by Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein, vice-president of the Asian soccer confederation.

More allegations emerge of FIFA corruption during World Cup bids

Just when football's world governing body Fifa was trying to sweep the corruption scandal under the carpet, new allegations have emerged of nefarious activity during the bidding process for 2018 and 2022.

Op-Ed: World Cup 2014—A story of love and hate

Few things in human history have demonstrated an ability to transcend the barriers of time, culture, race and class as effectively as competitive sport.

UEFA president still undecided on future

The eyes of the football world will be on Dubrovnik, Croatia this month as Michael Platini will attend a UEFA conference and decide his future.

Korhan Öztürk - Goal of the year candidate for the Puskas Award

Altay - During a Turkish 2. LIgi match between Altay and Anadolu Selçukluspor, a goal scored by Korhan Öztürk has been chosen as candidate for the Puskas award 2013. Öztürk fired an incredible one time volley from 20 yards into the top left corner of the net

Soccer: IFAB gives green light to goal-line technology

The International Football Association Board in Zurich have approved the use of goal-line technology in soccer matches. It means match referees will no longer have to decide if the whole of the ball crossed the line without technical help.

Op-Ed: Bribery, corruption and 'racism' in the not-so-beautiful game

London - It remains to be seen why any red-blooded heterosexual male should want to spend his Saturday afternoons standing on a windswept terrace cheering on 22 blokes in shorts, but millions the world over do.

Fifa's president asked to resign

Professional Footballers' Association chief Gordon Taylor is one of the key figures in English football calling for the resignation of Sepp Blatter as Fifa president over his comments on racism.

Mohamed bin Hammam calls Blatter a 'dictator' after FIFA life ban

Mohamed bin Hammam, the disgraced FIFA official, has been banned from taking part in any kind of football-related activity. The former official has now accused Blatter of acting like a "dictator".

FIFA's coronation goes ahead as England and FA come under attack

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has taken charge of football's governing body for a fourth term. The vote to formally re-elect Blatter took place on Wednesday afternoon.

Op-Ed: FIFA scandal — Supporters and now corporate sponsors are worried

The English FA have joined forces with the Scottish Football Association (SFA) in demanding that Wednesday's presidential election, in which current president Sepp Blatter is standing unopposed, be postponed.

FIFA suspends two executive committee members

FIFA executive members Mohamed Bin Hammam and Jack Warner have both been suspended after soccer's ruling body's ethics committee met on Sunday.

FIFA president Sepp Blatter apologises over 'gay' comments

FIFA president Sepp Blatter expressed his apologies for comments he made earlier in the week calling on gay fans to "refrain from sexual activity" if they go to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

Gay rights groups condemn FIFA president Blatter's comments

Johannesburg - A leading international gay rights group has demanded an official apology from FIFA this week following President Sepp Blatter’s comments about sexual acts and gay fans traveling to Qatar for the 2022 World Cup.
 

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Brazil hands over World Cup hosts status to Russia. FIFA Chief Sepp Blatter (centre) with Russian Pr...
Brazil hands over World Cup hosts status to Russia. FIFA Chief Sepp Blatter (centre) with Russian President Vladimir Putin (right).
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Happier days: FIFA President Sepp Blatter with Barack Obama and FIFA official Jack Warner. In the vo...
Happier days: FIFA President Sepp Blatter with Barack Obama and FIFA official Jack Warner. In the vote for the 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cups, Obama said that FIFA made "the wrong decision" in awarding 2022 tournament to Qatar.
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A demonstrator disguised as FIFA President Sepp Blatter takes part in a protest against the condition of workers in Qatar, on the sidelines of the 65th FIFA Congress on May 28, 2015 in Zurich
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Sepp Blatter  elected to a fifth term as FIFA President May 29  2014  said  “I take the responsibi...
Sepp Blatter, elected to a fifth term as FIFA President May 29, 2014, said "“I take the responsibility to bring back FIFA where it should be.”
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Russian President Vladimir Putin receives FIFA World Cup hosts status at an official ceremony.
Russian President Vladimir Putin receives FIFA World Cup hosts status at an official ceremony.
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