# fifa - Today’s News
After you read this article, of course.
# fifa - Monday 14 July, 2014
Lionel Messi, who claimed the Golden Ball, finished 11th in the now infamous Castrol Index.
# fifa - Thursday 10 July, 2014
The Uruguayan striker will see out the full suspension after today’s announcement.
# fifa - Wednesday 9 July, 2014
The ruling is with immediate effect and comes after ‘government interference.’
# fifa - Tuesday 8 July, 2014
The director of a company that handles World Cup ticket packages could face four years in prison.
# fifa - Sunday 6 July, 2014
The Castrol Index of top 10 players continues to utterly confound
# fifa - Friday 4 July, 2014
Swiss air is rare.
Brazilian police appeal to FIFA as they try to track down the source of the black market tickets.
# fifa - Saturday 28 June, 2014
For the world cup, 850 rubbish pickers – or catadores – have been recruited and trained to work in Brazil’s 12 host stadium.
# fifa - Thursday 26 June, 2014
The Liverpool striker’s grandmother admitted that the 27-year-old was always a hothead.
If Uruguay reach the World Cup final this year, Luis Suarez won’t be allowed in the stadium.
# fifa - Wednesday 25 June, 2014
The Uruguayan has until 5pm Brazil time to give his side of the story.
# fifa - Tuesday 24 June, 2014
The Ghanaians also confirmed they had reported the matter to FIFA.
# fifa - Monday 23 June, 2014
Karim Benzema and Robin van Persie lead the way but there is no room (yet) for Luis Suarez.
African side sure to be affected as they look to qualify for the knock-out round.
# fifa - Sunday 22 June, 2014
Bad refereeing decisions have led to claims that the governing body were giving preferential treatment.
The armadillo was caught on camera getting down and dirty with some scantily-clad ladies.
# fifa - Monday 16 June, 2014
A number of ‘Designated Events’ are made available on free-to-air television
# fifa - Wednesday 11 June, 2014
He has to be trolling us at this stage.
There is just no stopping this man.
Blatter was met by some vocal European opposition yesterday as FIFA prepares for its congress.
# fifa - Tuesday 10 June, 2014
The corruption allegations and the mounting pressure on the FIFA president have threatened to further taint the opening of the latest World Cup.
Swtizerland’s squad — comprised largely of the children of immigrants and refugees — stands poised to give its reputation a great boost, writes our man in Brazil.
FIFA critics “want to destroy the institution, because our institution is too strong,” says Blatter.
# fifa - Monday 9 June, 2014
The comedian called the organisation ‘comically grotesque’.
She cited unspecified “production issues” for the last-minute cancellation.
Adidas, Visa, Hyundai and Sony all expressed their concern over the weekend.
# fifa - Sunday 8 June, 2014
“Those behind them must be held accountable, especially in regards to the latest events related to awarding Qatar the 2022 World Cup,” he said.
# fifa - Friday 6 June, 2014
Sao Paulo was plunged into transport chaos after a strike by subway workers yesterday.
# fifa - Thursday 5 June, 2014
The UEFA chief has hit back at criticism.
# fifa - Tuesday 3 June, 2014
As fresh bribery allegations throw the spotlight back on to Qatar, an Irish human rights lawyer has warned that the country’s ‘kafala’ labour system is leading to the exploitation of migrant workers.
# fifa - Sunday 1 June, 2014
FIFA vice-president Jim Boyce says a re-vote should take place if Sunday Times claims are proved to be true.
Well, this is worrying.
# fifa - Thursday 22 May, 2014
Tim Roth plays Sepp Blatter, Sam Neill is Joao Havelange with Gerard Depardieu as Jules Rimet.
# fifa - Friday 16 May, 2014
It’s okay though, says Sepp, because “everyone makes mistakes in life.”
Protesters said they wanted to draw attention to what they called a lack of investment to improve poor public services.
# fifa - Tuesday 13 May, 2014
The Dutchman’s fascinating interview with FIFA last year deserves your attention.
# fifa - Friday 9 May, 2014
First question, Sepp: what mission?
# fifa - Wednesday 23 April, 2014
Football’s world body announced the decision in a statement released this morning.
# fifa - Thursday 17 April, 2014
China has started a major crackdown on football products that infringe on trademarks.
# fifa - Tuesday 18 March, 2014
The Telegraph said a former vice-president of the organisation appeared to have been personally paid $1.2 million.