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Kuwaiti power-broker Sheikh Ahmad backs Blatter for top FIFA job

Kuwaiti power-broker Sheikh Ahmad backs Blatter for top FIFA job

Friday, 29 May 2015 11:15 AM

Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah, one of the most powerful men in world sport, says Blatter is still right man for the job

New FIFA chief 'must end abuses' amid Qatar worker concerns

New FIFA chief 'must end abuses' amid Qatar worker concerns

Friday, 29 May 2015 1:02 AM

Call by Human Rights Watch follows concerns voiced about treatment of construction workers in 2022-host Qatar

Visa threatens to ditch FIFA as sponsor dismay mounts

Visa threatens to ditch FIFA as sponsor dismay mounts

Thursday, 28 May 2015 1:25 PM

Nike says cooperating with authorities; Adidas, Coca-Cola Hyundai, McDonalds, Anheuser-Busch concerned

Blatter says 'shame and humiliation' brought on FIFA

Blatter says 'shame and humiliation' brought on FIFA

Thursday, 28 May 2015 1:23 PM

FIFA President makes first public appearance following arrests of top officials; refuses to step down

Asia backs embattled Blatter and endorses FIFA election

Asia backs embattled Blatter and endorses FIFA election

Thursday, 28 May 2015 10:48 AM

AFC, which represents 47 members nations including Gulf states, has been a staunch ally of Blatter

Qatar's stock market drops after FIFA arrests

Qatar's stock market drops after FIFA arrests

Thursday, 28 May 2015 9:38 AM

Gulf stock markets were weak as oil prices failed to recover from Tuesday's drop

Ex-UEFA chief says Qatar 2022 vote must be reviewed amid FIFA scandal

Ex-UEFA chief says Qatar 2022 vote must be reviewed amid FIFA scandal

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 8:18 PM

Lennart Johansson, former president of UEFA, wants to see new bidding process for 2022 tournament

Prince Ali says FIFA corruption scandal is 'sad day for football'

Prince Ali says FIFA corruption scandal is 'sad day for football'

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 6:44 PM

Jordanian challenging Sepp Blatter for presidency says scandal is proof that change is needed at top of governing body

Who are the FIFA officials at centre of Swiss arrests?

Who are the FIFA officials at centre of Swiss arrests?

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 3:54 PM

Revealed: Brief biographies of the nine current and former FIFA officials indicted for racketeering, conspiracy and corruption

FIFA says Blatter to seek 5th term despite arrests

FIFA says Blatter to seek 5th term despite arrests

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 3:48 PM

Governing body describes arrest of officials as 'difficult moment' but presidential election will still take place on Friday

Swiss authorities open criminal proceedings linked to 2022 World Cup bid

Swiss authorities open criminal proceedings linked to 2022 World Cup bid

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 12:46 PM

Update: Qatar's stock market falls sharply after probe into FIFA individuals on suspicion of mismanagement and money laundering

US indicts FIFA officials on federal corruption charges

US indicts FIFA officials on federal corruption charges

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 9:51 AM

47-count indictment unsealed in a federal court in New York charges the defendants with racketeering, wire fraud and money laundering conspiracies

UEFA's Platini backs Prince Ali for FIFA presidency

UEFA's Platini backs Prince Ali for FIFA presidency

Tuesday, 26 May 2015 11:14 AM

Michel Platini has backed the Jordanian prince to be the new FIFA boss, accusing Sepp Blatter of lying to him by promising he would not run for a fifth term

Pressure group, unions want FIFA sponsors to act on Qatar

Pressure group, unions want FIFA sponsors to act on Qatar

Monday, 18 May 2015 5:02 PM

New FIFA Now to work with unions to rally sponsors over rights of workers employed on Qatar construction sites

Qatar 2022: German TV crew detained, footage deleted by authorities

Qatar 2022: German TV crew detained, footage deleted by authorities

Wednesday, 6 May 2015 10:52 AM

Crew were filming documentary on Sepp Blatter, World Cup and FIFA corruption

Maradona backs Jordan's Prince Ali to replace FIFA's Sepp Blatter

Maradona backs Jordan's Prince Ali to replace FIFA's Sepp Blatter

Wednesday, 6 May 2015 10:44 AM

Argentina's World Cup winning captain launched a blistering attack on the FIFA president, saying that world soccer's governing body had descended into anarchy

Palestine to push ahead with proposal to have Israel kicked out of FIFA

Palestine to push ahead with proposal to have Israel kicked out of FIFA

Sunday, 3 May 2015 10:07 AM

Palestinian FA president Jibril Rajoub will table the move in Zurich on May 29 over claims Israel was persecuting Palestine footballers, restricting movement of sporting equipment

Revealed: Kuwaiti sheikh seen as a likely future successor to Sepp Blatter

Revealed: Kuwaiti sheikh seen as a likely future successor to Sepp Blatter

Thursday, 30 April 2015 12:31 PM

Sheikh Ahmad Al Fahad Al Sabah will almost certainly be elected to FIFA's executive committee, the first step in his rise to the top

Qatar's Al Mohannadi withdraws from FIFA race

Qatar's Al Mohannadi withdraws from FIFA race

Wednesday, 29 April 2015 11:35 AM

Qatar Football Association vice-president has withdrawn from elections for the FIFA executive committee

European lawmakers set to urge FIFA to hold Qatar 2022 re-vote

European lawmakers set to urge FIFA to hold Qatar 2022 re-vote

Wednesday, 22 April 2015 1:25 PM

Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe says it will debate issue amid concerns about 'illegal payments'


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