# political-football - Thursday 28 August, 2014
The way is clear for Blatter’s fifth four-year term in charge of FIFA.
# political-football - Wednesday 11 June, 2014
Blatter was met by some vocal European opposition yesterday as FIFA prepares for its congress.
# political-football - Thursday 5 June, 2014
The UEFA chief has hit back at criticism.
# 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.