# political-football - Monday 31 March, 2014
Mourad Boudjellal has more than Leinster on his mind this week.
# political-football - Friday 21 February, 2014
“We took advice, ourselves, the player, Santos, and we did everything legally,” Josep Bartomeu said
# political-football - Thursday 23 January, 2014
The club president is under the spotlight over the Neymar transfer.
# political-football - Wednesday 22 January, 2014
Rugby bosses held yet more talks yesterday.
# political-football - Friday 27 December, 2013
The Argentine No 10 is no longer the highest-paid star a the Camp Nou since Neymar’s arrival.
# political-football - Friday 13 December, 2013
# political-football - Tuesday 10 December, 2013
The Gala fans backed their star striker and Emmanuel Eboue tonight.
# political-football - Saturday 30 November, 2013
“This year of transition will give us enough time to create a new structure,” he added.
# political-football - Sunday 13 October, 2013
Ireland, Scotland, Wales and Italy to make concessions.
# political-football - Thursday 3 October, 2013
England coach Neville says Hart needs to do better.
# political-football - Monday 16 September, 2013
Jean-Pierre Lux is at the centre of the row which may well end the European Cup era as we know it.
# political-football - Wednesday 14 August, 2013
Football chiefs are adamant that fans have a ‘positive experience’ in 2018.
# political-football - Tuesday 2 July, 2013
The protests around the Confederations Cup have raised grave questions over Brazil’s readiness to stage the World Cup
# political-football - Thursday 18 April, 2013
Others voted for the actress Sophia Loren and a famous Italian porn star as lawmakers failed to reach a required two-thirds majority on a candidate for president.
# political-football - Saturday 24 November, 2012
Barcelona City mayor Javier Trias says that the European giants could be travelling north for every domestic fixture.
# political-football - Friday 26 October, 2012
Iconic footballer Andriy Shevchenko and world boxing champion Vitali Klitchsko will both stand for election in Ukraine this weekend.
# political-football - Thursday 25 October, 2012
*Hint: when you see who it is, you’ll know it’s not.
# political-football - Wednesday 17 October, 2012
Two out of three ain’t bad but is the Trap era over for Ireland?
# political-football - Tuesday 2 October, 2012
Rugby clubs in England and France’s top divisions want qualifying for the Heineken Cup to be overhauled.
# political-football - Tuesday 25 September, 2012
“Did you see in South Africa? It was freezing and nobody could go anywhere to a fan club or anything,” says the Uefa chief.
# political-football - Friday 22 June, 2012
Miguel Delaney has landed in Gdansk ahead of tonight’s politically-charged Euro 2012 quarter-final. This could be epic.
# political-football - Thursday 21 June, 2012
“She seems to bring us luck,” Germany midfielder Sami Khedira told reporters.
# political-football - Wednesday 20 June, 2012
The Gdansk quarter-final is being billed as the battle of the two nations at the heart of the Eurozone crisis.
# political-football - Saturday 28 April, 2012
The Taoiseach and Ireland’s football chief teamed up for a charity fundraiser at the famous Co Mayo climb earlier.
# political-football - Thursday 16 February, 2012
Scotland’s First Minister has encouraged the Revenue and Rangers to come to an agreement which would ensure that club’s survival.
# political-football - Wednesday 25 January, 2012
UEFA officials call newly-released debt figures a ‘wake-up call’ for the continent’s elite clubs.
# political-football - Thursday 19 January, 2012
Selling beer in football grounds is banned under Brazilian law, but FIFA General Secretary Jerome Valcke says that will have to change.
# political-football - Friday 13 January, 2012
The Fianna Fáil leader and the Justice Minister are at loggerheads over the national archives being sent to the US.
# political-football - Monday 12 December, 2011
The International Rugby Board will re-elect Bernard Lapasset as president in Las Vegas today, according to reports.
# political-football - Friday 25 November, 2011
People Before Profit representative Richard Boyd Barrett says the money paid to the FAI boss is ‘unacceptable’.
# political-football - Saturday 23 July, 2011
Qatari becomes the most senior soccer official convicted of corruption in FIFA’s 107-year history.
# political-football - Monday 20 June, 2011
Investigation into bribery allegations against Warner closed.
# political-football - Friday 17 June, 2011
Two Labour MPs from Manchester are looking for House of Commons support to get Fergie into the House of Lords.
# political-football - Thursday 2 June, 2011
Former US Secretary of State called upon to join Blatter’s proposed “solution committee.”
# political-football - Wednesday 1 June, 2011
“Our pyramid is intact because the foundation is solid,” says Blatter following his re-election at FIFA Headquarters.
English motion to postpone today’s unopposed election defeated by 172 votes to 17 this morning.
# political-football - Tuesday 31 May, 2011
Sources indicate that senior FAI officials are currently considering the English FA’s call for tomorrow’s election to be postponed.
Football Association announces that it will be abstaining if the contest goes ahead as planned tomorrow.
# political-football - Monday 30 May, 2011
It’s been another dramatic day in football’s corridors of power. Blatter says the scandals had done “great damage to the image of FIFA.
# political-football - Sunday 29 May, 2011
President Sepp Blatter has been cleared by FIFA’s ethics committee which has been holding a hearing into claims of bribery implicating Jack Warner and Mohamed Bin Hammam who will now both be suspended and investigated.