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# fifa - Yesterday’s News

Terry and Rooney among the nominees for Fifpro’s 2015 World XI

Ten Premier League players are in contention.

# fifa - Monday 23 November, 2015

# fifa - Sunday 22 November, 2015

Tyson Fury’s ‘disturbed’ mental state & David Simon on baseball; the week’s best sportswriting

Also, why Fifa needs more women and the man whose football dreams were ended by concussion.

# fifa - Saturday 21 November, 2015

Bad news for Blatter and Platini as FIFA ethics probe ‘requests sanctions’ against pair

The fallout from the report could prove massive for the future of world football’s governing body.

# fifa - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Don’t even go there! Fifa presidential candidate wants shirt sponsors for international teams

Tokyo Sexwale believes ‘there is space there for much value worth millions of dollars’.

# fifa - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Forget a 33rd team, the World Cup should be expanded to 40 says Infantino

The Uefa general secretary outlined his vision for a bigger tournament.

# fifa - Friday 6 November, 2015

‘Stressed’ Sepp Blatter under medical evaluation and ordered to take time off from FIFA

The FIFA chief has been ordered to rest for five days.

# fifa - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Germany FA slams ‘baseless’ World Cup bribery allegations

After a report of alleged bribery in the voting process for the 2006 World Cup, the German Football Federation has threatened legal action.

# fifa - Friday 16 October, 2015

Germany accused of bribing Fifa to stage 2006 World Cup

It’s claimed money was used to secure votes of members of Fifa’s executive committee.

# fifa - Thursday 8 October, 2015

We’ll leave it there so: Klopp’s coming in, Blatter going out and the rest of Thursday’s sport

Plus the latest news ahead of a bumper weekend at the Rugby World Cup.

Blatter and Platini suspended by Fifa due to corruption investigation

Chung Mong-Joon has been banned for six years by the ethics committee.

# fifa - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

Sepp Blatter has been provisionally suspended by Fifa for 90 days

The organisation’s ethics committee met today.

# fifa - Saturday 3 October, 2015

11 ways you know you’re a FIFA widow(er)

The struggle is real.

From The Daily Edge 11 ways you know you’re a FIFA widow(er) FIFA

11 ways you know you’re a FIFA widow(er)

It never ends.

Blatter stands firm despite Coca Cola, Visa and McDonald’s demanding resignation

The three high profile sponsors have asked the world governing body’s chief to step down after criminal proceedings were opened by Swiss authorities.

# fifa - Friday 2 October, 2015

Coca-Cola, McDonald’s say Fifa’s Blatter must resign now

Criminal proceedings were launched against the President earlier in the week.

# fifa - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Republic of Ireland fall 3 places in latest FIFA world rankings

Martin O’Neill’s side are now 54th in the world, even after wins over Georgia and Gibraltar.

# fifa - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Sepp Blatter’s ally Jack Warner banned from football for life following Fifa investigation

The governing body’s ethics committee have released their findings this morning.

# fifa - Saturday 26 September, 2015

The man who helped change cycling has set his sights on real Fifa reform

Sports ethics campaigner Jaimie Fuller believes real change is possible.

# fifa - Friday 25 September, 2015

Swiss authorities open criminal proceedings against Fifa president Sepp Blatter

Authorities have also revealed that Blatter’s office has been searched and data seized.

The dates for a pre-Christmas 2022 World Cup have been officially confirmed

The move will heavily disrupt scheduling for the Premier League and several other competitions.

# fifa - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Can you guess the year these Fifa games were released by their covers?

Fifa 16 is officially out today so we’re taking a trip down memory lane.

# fifa - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Fresh Fifa controversy as Sepp Blatter’s right-hand man ‘released from his duties’

The organisation confirmed the action in a statement this evening.

# fifa - Monday 14 September, 2015

‘We’re not even at half-time’ – US to make more arrests as part of Fifa corruption scandal

Financial assets, including apartments in the Swiss Alps, have been seized.

# fifa - Saturday 5 September, 2015

Wales will be officially better than Brazil if they win tomorrow

Chris Coleman’s men could also go third in the world if they win their pivotal match tomorrow.

# fifa - Thursday 13 August, 2015

‘Bought off for five million. That’s a disappointment!’

Ruud Gullit says he did not approve of Ireland accepting FIFA’s payoff.

# fifa - Friday 31 July, 2015

‘I have to fight the mafia’ – Maradona vows to challenge Fifa

The Argentinian legend claims he has the backing of ‘a number of players’.

# fifa - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Here’s everything you need to know about today’s 2018 World Cup qualifying draw

Ireland are one of 141 countries awaiting their fate.

# fifa - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

From Women are on the Fifa 16 cover – and some people are losing their minds Messi Situation

Women are on the Fifa 16 cover – and some people are losing their minds

What about the men?! Oh, there’s one right there.

It will be 2016 before we have a new president of Fifa

The 70-year-old also channeled the spirit of his late mother in Zurich today.

# fifa - Monday 20 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge That comedian who pelted cash at Sepp Blatter is the same guy who invaded Kanye’s Glasto set It's Raining Yen

Make it rain! Somebody just threw a big wad of cash over Sepp Blatter

Sepp wasn’t impressed. It was fake cash.

# fifa - Sunday 12 July, 2015

Why Fifa’s world rankings are ridiculously flawed

How does Wales — a country that has never qualified for a European Championship — end up 10th in the world?

# fifa - Thursday 9 July, 2015

Gravely ill Chuck Blazer banned by Fifa for life

The 70-year-old has given evidence to US authorities investigating football corruption

Ireland’s rocky road to World Cup 2018 confirmed in latest Fifa rankings

Martin O’Neill’s men will be fourth seeds in qualifying.

# fifa - Sunday 5 July, 2015

Ireland set to be confirmed in pot 4 for World Cup draw this week

The Boys in Green are expected to be in the same pot as Faroe Islands.

# fifa - Saturday 4 July, 2015

LeBron is a big fan of Jordan Henderson judging by his latest Facebook post

The world-renowned basketball star has owned a stake in Liverpool since 2011.

# fifa - Saturday 27 June, 2015

‘Fifa takes women footballers for idiots’

France’s Camille Abily has slammed world football’s governing body.

Ben Affleck and Matt Damon to produce Fifa movie you might actually want to see

Another film about the organisation, United Passions, reportedly made just $607 in its US opening weekend.

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