Tag Archives: FIFA World Cup

28Sep/15

FIFA’s Blatter again denies any wrongdoing

The president of soccer’s governing body FIFA, Sepp Blatter, has again denied any wrongdoing, telling staff he has done nothing or illegal and will remain president.

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25Jul/15

2018 world cup draw pits Spain against Italy

The draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia throws up exciting matches including Spain against Italy and Netherland versus France.

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20Jul/15

FIFA executive committee meets in Zurich

FIFA delegates and media arrive at the headquarters of soccer’s governing body ahead of a key executive committee meeting.

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10Jul/15

Ex-FIFA executive Webb agrees to U.S. extradition – source

Ex-FIFA Vice-President and former President of the regional body CONCACAF, Jeffrey Webb of the Cayman Islands, agrees to extradition to the United States.

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08Jun/15

2015 Copa America – Brazil Preview

The upcoming Copa America presents an opportunity for Brazil to regain some international credibility after last year’s humiliating World Cup.

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08Jun/15

2015 Copa America – Argentina preview

Argentina prepare for the 2015 Copa America in Chile where they will look to win their first major trophy in 22 years.

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07Jun/15

Barcelona fans celebrate into the night after Champions League victory

Barca fans party into the night in Barcelona’s Font de Canaletas after their team beat Juventus 3-1 to claim their fifth European title.
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29May/15

Jack Warner freed from jail, says “Nobody has brought more shame to FIFA than Blatter”

Former FIFA Vice President Jack Warner, who has been accused of soliciting bribes as part of a vast corruption case against senior soccer officials, left jail in Trinidad and Tobago via ambulance on Thursday after he was granted bail, according to local media.
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29May/15

FIFA accused, Jack Warner, lashes out at U.S.

( REUTERS) – After spending the day in a Trinidad and Tobago jail, former FIFA Vice President Jack Warner, accused the U.S. of conducting a “witch hunt” in its pursuit of world soccer officials on corruption charges.
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27May/15

Attorney General Lynch outlines investigation that led to nine FIFA officials and five corporate executives being indicted

Nine FIFA officials and five corporate executives, including seven who were arrested in Switzerland, are indicted on corruption charges.

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