Blatter and top officials awarded themselves $80mn, says FIFAFormer FIFA president Sepp Blatter and two other leading officials were involved in a “coordinated attempt” to enrich themselves through annual salary increases and World Cup…
FIFA audit chairman Scala quits in protest at InfantinoFIFA audit and compliance chairman Domenico Scala has resigned in protest against a power grab by President Gianni Infantino over control of independent panels that monitor the…
FIFA picks UN diplomat as its first female secretary generalFIFA on Friday named Senegalese UN diplomat Fatma Samoura as the first female secretary general in the history of the male-dominated world football organization.
Platini to resign as EUFA chief after appeal failsFrench sports legend Michel Platini on Monday announced he would step down as Europe’s top football official after his appeal against a six-year FIFA suspension failed.
UEFA’s Platini in court for crucial hearingMichel Platini, the suspended UEFA chief, arrived Friday at the Court of Arbitration for Sport in the Swiss city of Lausanne to appeal his six-year FIFA ban for ethics…
Swiss police raid UEFA in Panama Papers probeSwiss police on Wednesday searched UEFA headquarters as part of a "criminal mismanagement" probe into a Champions League television rights deal signed by Gianni Infantino before…
IN THE WORLD PAPERS
Are rich Americans more honest than other rich people?INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Weds. 06.04.16: Papers across the world continue to focus on the fallout from the Panama Papers. Why are there so few Americans involved in the scandal?…
Il TrumpoOne piece in Quartz conveys some of the European panic about the momentum Donald Trump is getting. An Italian journalist warns that he is America's Berlusconi. Plus, there's…
Gianni Infantino elected the new president of FIFAGianni Infantino pulled off a stunning victory Friday to become the new president of FIFA, replacing former head Sepp Blatter.
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FIFA vote goes to second round with Infantino, Salman in the leadThere was no clear winner in the first round of voting in the FIFA presidential election, with Gianni Infantino getting the biggest tally.
Scandal-hit FIFA to elect new presidentFIFA members on Friday elect a new president and pass reforms they hope will open an escape route from a storm of scandal symbolised by the downfall of veteran leader Sepp Blatter.