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FIFA bans ex-member of audit committee for life for bribery

FIFA has banned a Bolivian official for life from football for being involved in bribery while a member of the audit and compliance committee at the governing body       ...

FIFA bans ex-member of audit committee for life for bribery

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Former FIFA official fights life ban for bribery in court Former FIFA Council member Kwesi Nyantakyi has been challenging his life ban for bribery and corruption at the Court of Arbitration for Sport  &...
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FIFA imposes life ban on Botswana official for bribery Mooketsi Kgotlele, the former head of the Botswana Football Association, has been banned for life for accepting bribes in relation to international ma...
04:00, 07/23/2019

FIFA bans Afghan official for life for sexual abuse ZURICH (AP) — FIFA has banned the former head of soccer in Afghanistan from the sport for life for sexually abusing female players. Keramuudin Karim, ...
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FIFA bans South Sudanese official for taking soccer money The only African soccer federation leader to publicly support Gianni Infantino's successful FIFA presidential campaign in 2016 has been banned fo...
18:32, 05/24/2019

FIFA confirms life ban for Brazil's Del Nero FIFA's appeal committee has rejected an appeal by former Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) president Marco Polo Del Nero against his life ban fro...
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Qatar brings first new World Cup stadium to life as FIFA mulls expansion Qatar inaugurated the first of seven new World Cup 2022 stadiums on Thursday, just weeks before a crucial FIFA summit will decide whether to expand th...
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FIFA Bars Afghan Soccer Chief for Life After Sexual Assault Accusations Soccer’s governing body said Keramuddin Keram had been found guilty “of having abused his position and sexually abused various female players, in viol...
19:00, 06/08/2019

FIFA 19 and FIFA 18 had 45 million unique console and PC players in EA’s fiscal 2019 FIFA 19 and 18 drew 45 million unique players on PC, PlayStation 4, Switch, and Xbox One, publisher EA said today in its solid Q4 earnings report.Read...
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Only big fines will change how the auditors audit Splitting a firm’s audit and consulting functions has merit but only large penalties will affect proper change•Watchdog finds work of Patisserie Valer...
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|EOHtoapproachpoliceafterprobefindsevidenceoftheft,bribery The ICT group was giving an update on the findings on the first part of a forensic probe by law firm ENSafrica into possible fraudulent transactions i...
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KPMG fined £4m for Co-op Bank audit in 2009 "Big four" auditor KPMG has been handed a £4m fine and one of its partners sanctioned in relation to its scrutiny of the Co-operative Bank's acco...
12:16, 05/08/2019

EY warns FTSE clients of audit fee increases EY, the big four accountancy firm, has warned some of Britain's biggest companies that they will be charged more to audit their books as the professio...
16:32, 07/26/2019

Why businesses will have to audit algorithms, AI and account for risk ZDNet caught up with Wharton professor Kartik Hosanagar to talk about his book, "A Human's Guide to Machine Intelligence," and the growing pains of AI...
21:32, 05/03/2019

JPMorgan kicks off audit review in Europe JPMorgan Chase is kicking off a review of its audit relationships in Europe in a move which could see it become the second Wall Street giant this year...
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Britain's PwC fined $5.8 million over audit of Redcentric Britain's accounting watchdog said on Thursday it had fined PwC 4.55 million pounds ($5.8 million) for failing to challenge management at IT services ...
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22:00, 05/22/2019

Deloitte fined £4.2m over Serco tagging scandal-era audit The accounting watchdog has fined Deloitte over £4.2m for its audit of financial statements by Serco at the time of its electronic tagging scanda...
13:32, 07/04/2019

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22:00, 06/30/2019

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01:48, 05/02/2019

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Audit finds appalling conditions in NYC preschool classrooms Dozens of safety hazards have been found in New York City preschools, including missing window and radiator guards, barbed wire fences, toxic cleaning...
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UK watchdog says all top accountants fail audit quality test All of Britain's leading accounting firms have failed to hit quality targets set by their regulator for auditing company books for the second year in ...
13:00, 07/10/2019

Sealed Air, Under Federal Investigation, Switches Audit Firms Sealed Air Corp. has dismissed audit firm Ernst & Young and hired PricewaterhouseCoopers, citing dissatisfaction over the audit-firm selection process...
22:32, 08/14/2019

CMA audit overhaul hinges on Grant Thornton verdict Regulators' plans to overhaul Britain's audit sector risk unravelling before they get under way after the sixth-biggest accountant told rivals it migh...
14:16, 05/03/2019

Superstorm Sandy recovery funds going unspent by city: audit The de Blasio administration still hasn’t spent $8.1 billion in federal funds for Hurricane Sandy recovery six years after the storm– including ...
02:16, 05/10/2019

Renault-Nissan audit findings submitted to French prosecutors Renault has handed French prosecutors the conclusions of an audit into its joint finances with alliance partner Nissan , the carmaker said on Friday....
22:00, 07/12/2019

Facebook's anti-conservative bias audit sparks backlash A Facebook audit which found the company needs to do "significant work" to satisfy the concerns of conservatives has prompted a backlash from conserva...
10:48, 08/21/2019

Three-quarters of food bought in UK hospitals is unhealthy, audit shows NHS staff, patients and visitors shun nutritious snacks in favour of crisps, sweets and cakesResearchers have called for radical restrictions on junk ...
10:48, 05/22/2019

U.S. must have access to U.S.-listed Chinese firms' audit documents, lawmakers say A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers introduced a bill on Wednesday to force Chinese companies listed on American stock exchanges to submit to regulat...
10:00, 06/06/2019

EU dismisses Czech prime minister's criticism of subsidy audit Andrej Babis had told Czech lawmakers that an EU audit on subsidies to his private business was an attack on the Czech Republic. More than 100,000 peo...
12:16, 06/06/2019

Watchdog imposes $5.8 mln fines on Deloitte, partner for audit failures The Financial Reporting Council has fined Deloitte and one of its partners a total of 4.62 million pounds ($5.81 million) for misconduct in relation t...
10:00, 07/04/2019

Audit details the 7 seconds that might have prevented 7 deaths in N.H. motorcycle crash New released details show the dysfunction in the Massachusetts motor vehicle registry department before the June crash that killed seven.  ...
21:16, 08/18/2019

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19:16, 07/04/2019

Ex-NYPD cop who testified in bribery cases gets 4 months A federal judge in Manhattan sentenced the former head of NYPD’s gun licensing division, who took part in a wide-ranging bribery scandal who ended up ...
05:16, 06/13/2019

IOC investigates allegations of bribery over Rio’s 2016 Olympic bid • Former state governor accuses nine members of corruption• Sergey Bubka among those named by Sérgio CabralThe International Olympic Committee is to i...
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| ICC charges Jayasundara for bribery of Sri Lanka minister The International Cricket Council has charged a Sri Lankan team advisor with trying to bribe the country's sports minister to influence an internation...
17:00, 05/11/2019

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14:00, 07/20/2019

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22:32, 07/04/2019

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22:32, 07/11/2019

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20:00, 06/28/2019

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14:32, 07/07/2019

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05:48, 07/23/2019

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11:32, 06/27/2019

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20:48, 07/17/2019

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Facebook Privately Admitted Failure in Vetting the Author of Its 'Anti-Conservative' Audit Facebook on Tuesday released the initial report prepared by its external auditor concerning the rampant speculation about anti-conservative bias at th...
23:16, 08/20/2019

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14:32, 05/16/2019

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17:32, 05/23/2019

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10:16, 08/21/2019

Microsoft to pay criminal fine to settle U.S. anti-bribery charges Microsoft Corp agreed on Monday to pay about $25.3 million, including a criminal fine, to settle U.S. charges it made improper payments that were used...
20:48, 07/22/2019

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00:16, 05/03/2019

Two men convicted of bribery conspiracy in college basketball corruption trial The verdict capped a trial that forced the NCAA to confront corruption affecting basketball players at some of its elite programs.    ...
01:48, 05/09/2019

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23:16, 08/09/2019

Ukranian tycoon Dmytro Firtash will be extradited to the U.S. for bribery charges The Austrian Supreme Court will allow billionaire businessman Dmytro Firtash to be extradited to the United States, where he will face bribery charges...
18:48, 06/25/2019

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17:48, 05/07/2019

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04:32, 05/08/2019

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Walmart agrees to pay $282M to settle international bribery investigation Walmart agreed to pay $282 million to settle a U.S. federal bribery investigation involving retailers in Mexico, China, Brazil and India, according to...
18:00, 06/21/2019

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01:00, 06/04/2019

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18:32, 07/18/2019

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20:48, 06/21/2019

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15:32, 06/17/2019

Parents Plead Guilty In US College Admissions Bribery Scandal A California couple who paid $600,000 to help their children get into major universities pleaded guilty on Wednesday and agreed to cooperate with inve...
12:48, 05/02/2019

The Latest: Ex-Stanford coach avoids prison in bribery case BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the former Stanford sailing coach’s sentencing for his role in the college admissions bribery scheme (all times loca...
22:16, 06/12/2019

Audit rules Victoria's public health system as 'highly vulnerable' to cyber attacks The Victorian Auditor-General's Office finds health system could suffer the same fate as the UK's National Health Service and Singapore's SingHealth....
07:48, 05/29/2019

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani Orders Fire Safety Audit Of Schools Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani Friday ordered a fire safety audit of schools, colleges and coaching centres following a massive blaze which engul...
02:00, 05/25/2019

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07:00, 08/16/2019

UPDATE 1-Costs, delays mount for Boeing's NASA launch system, audit finds NASA's flagship space launch system being built by Boeing is taking years longer than expected with cost overruns of nearly $2 billion, an audit found...
01:00, 06/20/2019

Insys founder John Kapoor convicted in fentanyl bribery case Insys Therapeutics Inc. founder John Kapoor was convicted of racketeering conspiracy involving bribes and kickbacks to physicians who prescribed large...
03:00, 05/03/2019

Colombia's Avianca investigating potential past bribery on tickets, upgrades Colombia's Avianca Holdings said on Thursday that internal investigators are looking into potential bribery, as the airline had in the past given free...
00:32, 08/16/2019

Bank CEO charged in Manafort bribery scheme designed to get Trump post The head of a Chicago-based bank was charged in an indictment unsealed on Thursday with bribery and accused of approving $16 million in high-risk loan...
22:48, 05/23/2019

Ukrainian tycoon Dmytro Firtash faces extradition to U.S. on bribery charges The Austrian Supreme Court will allow billionaire businessman Dmytro Firtash to be extradited to the United States, where he could face bribery charge...
05:00, 06/27/2019

Bank CEO charged in Manafort bribery scheme to get Trump administration post The head of a Chicago-based bank was charged in an indictment unsealed on Thursday with bribery and accused of corruptly approving high-risk loans to ...
21:48, 05/23/2019

De Blasio donor Jeremy Reichberg sentenced to 4 years for bribery scandal A former City Hall fundraiser who was convicted of taking part in a massive bribery scheme in which NYPD officers were given lavish gifts that include...
01:00, 05/14/2019

Ex-Adidas consultant, agent found guilty in NCAA bribery scandal Former Adidas consultant Merl Code and aspiring sports agent Christian Dawkins were found guilty Wednesday of conspiring to bribe NCAA college basketb...
22:32, 05/09/2019

Former Auburn assistant basketball coach avoids prison over bribery scandal Chuck Person has avoided prison in a bribery scandal that has touched some of the biggest schools in college basketball.     ...
21:48, 07/17/2019

Georgetown student sues school over U.S. college admissions bribery scandal A Georgetown University undergraduate enmeshed in the U.S. college admissions scandal sued the school on Wednesday to block it from revoking his acade...
17:32, 05/15/2019

China: Ex-Interpol chief Meng Hongwei pleads guilty to bribery Chinese state media report that the former head of Interpol has admitted to accepting over $2 million in bribes. The verdict in his trial will be anno...
10:16, 06/20/2019

Ex-Stanford coach avoids prison time in college bribery scam BOSTON — A former head sailing coach at Stanford avoided prison time for agreeing to help students get into the elite university as recruited athletes...
00:00, 06/13/2019

Student caught in bribery scandal sues Georgetown for not realizing he was a fraud He may not play tennis, but he’s got plenty of balls. A Georgetown student whose dad paid $400,000 to get his son into the elite college as a sham ten...
03:32, 05/16/2019

California county fair employees squandered tax dollars on illegal travel, lavish meals: audit California county fair employees squandered hundreds of thousands of taxpayers’ dollars on unofficial travel, extravagant meals and alcohol, an audit ...
15:16, 08/21/2019

Aiding 'organized crime': India alleges 22 audit violations by Deloitte, KPMG arm in fraud case India detected at least 22 violations of auditing standards by Deloitte Haskins & Sells and a KPMG affiliate while investigating a fraud at a financia...
21:00, 06/13/2019

Drug Firm Founder, Executives Convicted Guilty In Opioid Bribery Scheme The founder of Insys Therapeutics Inc became the highest-ranking pharmaceutical executive to be convicted in a case tied to the US opioid crisis, when...
10:00, 05/03/2019

Former Westchester exec ends fight to get back watch seized in bribery probe The feds have finalized seizure of former Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino’s expensive Rolex Submariner watch, which was partially paid for b...
05:32, 06/12/2019

Ex-JPMorgan banker faces Hong Kong bribery charges over "princeling" hires JPMorgan's former Asia investment banking vice-chair Catherine Leung has been charged with two counts of bribery by Hong Kong's anti-corruption watchd...
13:16, 05/16/2019

Report: Rich Dickwads Are Freaking Out About More Potential College Admissions Bribery Charges Here is just an extremely satisfying paragraph, from a delightful New York Times report about Los Angeles “elites” enduring “ripples of fear” as prose...
15:48, 05/02/2019

Insys Therapeutics CEO John Kapoor, 4 other execs found guilty in fentanyl bribery case Insys Therapeutics founder John Kapoor and four other top execs were found guilty of giving bribes to doctors to prescribe large amounts of fentanyl. ...
00:32, 05/03/2019

Insys Therapeutics founder, former executives found guilty in criminal fentanyl bribery case A Boston jury convicted Insys Therapeutics founder John Kapoor and several other executives of racketeering and other crimes in a fentanyl bribery cas...
23:32, 05/02/2019

Leading Civil Rights Groups Call Facebook's Latest Internal Audit 'Woefully Inadequate' to Address Hate Facebook on Sunday issued the first major update of 2019 on the progress of its ongoing civil rights audit. The audit was launched a year ago followin...
07:16, 07/01/2019

Drug Company to Pay Just $15.4 Million Over Doctor Bribery Scandal Involving Medicine That Brings in $1 Billion a Year Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals announced today that the company expects to pay $15.4 million in a settlement with the U.S. Justice Department after alle...
22:48, 06/05/2019

Former Stanford sailing coach, the 1st person sentenced in the college admissions bribery scheme, avoids prison time BOSTON (AP) — Former Stanford sailing coach, the 1st person sentenced in the college admissions bribery scheme, avoids prison time....
22:16, 06/12/2019

Texas woman taken off life support against family's wishes – then a pro-life group stepped in A Texas woman was taken off life-support Monday, against her family's wishes, after the hospital invoked a law allowing them to deny further care. But...
06:48, 05/18/2019

Sony Xperia 1 battery life: real-life impressions and test results are out! The Sony Xperia 1 is a monster of a phone: the world's first 4K AMOLED display, Snapdragon 855 chip, a new 21:9 super tall and narrow form factor, gam...
20:00, 06/11/2019

Woman who killed daughters after ‘they got in the way’ of her sex life sentenced to life in prison A woman found guilty in England of killing her two young daughters because they "got in the way" of her sex life has been jailed for life, the BBC rep...
02:16, 08/03/2019

Graffiti vandal tells how he turned his life around from tagging Tube trains at night to photographing life on the Bakerloo line A graffiti vandal who was jailed after spraying his distinctive tag across the Tube network today tells how he turned his life around to become a phot...
20:16, 05/26/2019

How about the ‘pro-life’ lobby get behind these life-positive causes instead? | Hadley Freeman Banning abortion isn’t the most effective place to start if you want to save livesIt’s always more fun to be on the winning side, and in the US right ...
16:00, 05/25/2019

'FIFA 20' is a lot more than just street soccer For the first time since 2012, street soccer is coming back to the FIFA franchise. Today, at E3 2019, EA Sports revealed a new mode called Volta that ...
16:16, 06/09/2019

FIFA Is Screwing Up The Women's World Cup On Wednesday, FIFA approved the expansion of the 2023 Women’s World Cup from 24 teams to 32, ignoring concerns about match quality and financial inves...
18:48, 08/01/2019

She Has Friends at FIFA. At Home, It’s Mostly Critics. Isha Johansen of Sierra Leone, one of the few women ever to run a national soccer federation, is in the fight of her professional life to keep her pos...
19:48, 04/28/2019

Here Are Some Potential Locations For FIFA's New Headquarters According to a report from the New York Times, soccer federation and bribe repository FIFA is considering moving away from its longtime headquarters i...
01:48, 08/01/2019

Chelsea appeal FIFA transfer ban to CAS "English Premier League side Chelsea have filed an appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against a transfer ban imposed by world soccer...
13:00, 06/07/2019

'I'm down with' booing of FIFA boss, says US star In the aftermath of World Cup final victory, USWNT coach Jill Ellis, part of her face hidden by a white cap with a USA badge on the front, was alone o...
23:48, 07/07/2019

| 'I want to sue him': Blatter to target Infantino, FIFA FIFA president Gianni Infantino is running unopposed in his bid for a second term as the head of world football's governing body, but Sepp Blatter pla...
19:16, 05/29/2019

Buy Committee: Can You Help Me Find a New Hat? I’ve been wearing a wide assortment of baseball caps for the past few years, and I thought it was time to shake things up a little. And for that, I ne...
05:00, 07/27/2019

Chelsea's two-window transfer ban upheld by Fifa Chelsea will be unable to sign any new players for the next two transfer windows after Fifa upheld a ban relating to its signing of foreign minor play...
18:16, 05/08/2019

The Best FIFA Women's Player shortlist revealed "World Cup winners USA dominate the Best FIFA Women\u0027s Player shortlist released today while outgoing manager Jill Ellis also features on the Best...
17:16, 07/31/2019

Infantino says FIFA scandals gone, despite corruption cases Ahead of his re-election as FIFA president, Gianni Infantino says he has banished scandals and corruption from the soccer body despite losing members ...
15:00, 06/05/2019

FIFA says only 14 women's World Cup matches are sold out World soccer governing body FIFA said on Tuesday that they have allocated a million tickets for the ongoing women's World Cup in France but only 14 of...
12:48, 06/12/2019

FIFA 20: release date, news, new modes and everything else there is to know Goal, goal, goal. Football, football, football. No ‘soccer’ shenanigans here folks – we’re talking about the beautiful gam...
19:00, 06/05/2019

FIFA Quietly Considering Plan to Leave Switzerland World soccer’s governing body is weighing a move away from Zurich, its home since 1932, saying Swiss law has made it difficult to hire employees from ...
02:16, 08/01/2019

EA announces Volta, an NBA Street-like mode for FIFA 20 Soccer is going to the streets in Volta, a new mode for FIFA 20. EA showed it before EA Play in Los Angeles ahead of the Electronic Entertainment Expo...
00:00, 06/09/2019

EA is finally improving Career Mode for 'FIFA 20' Even though 'Street' soccer will be the biggest addition to FIFA 20, hardcore fans of the franchise know the importance of Career Mode. And ...
06:48, 08/08/2019

FIFA 20's Volta mode is good enough to be its own game There's a lot to Volta, FIFA 20's new street soccer mode. Rather than a one-off sideshow to the main game, it's actually multiple offli...
19:16, 08/20/2019

The Warm-Up: An idiot’s guide to FIFA PR wins "Jack Lang celebrates yesterday\u0027s World Cup news (kind of), enjoys some vintage Big Mick, and prepares for a summer of kooky transfer announcemen...
09:48, 05/23/2019

FIFA: Only 32 teams in Qatar World Cup 2022 World football's governing body was hoping to expand the competition to include 48 countries. However, that would have needed another Gulf country to ...
01:00, 05/23/2019

Women’s World Cup will be best ever but is it because of or despite Fifa? | Kieran Pender Over 45,000 fans loved the opening ceremony as France kicked off the event in style but will it be enough for the French public to overcome a reticenc...
00:32, 06/08/2019

| FIFA open disciplinary action against Cameroon FIFA have announced disciplinary proceedings against Cameroon for misconduct and offensive behaviour in their Women's World Cup match against England....
23:48, 06/26/2019

FIFA expected to take over the running of African football A drastic and dramatic overhaul of African football is expected to be announced on Thursday, the eve of the kickoff of the African Cup of Nations, in ...
12:32, 06/20/2019

Reelected head Gianni Infantino says FIFA scandals over Gianni Infantino has been reelected president of FIFA, after running unopposed. He said that the organization has been transformed into being "synonym...
14:00, 06/05/2019

Gianni Infantino Waved In For Second Term As FIFA President Gianni Infantino was re-elected Wednesday by acclamation for a second term as FIFA president at the Congress of world football's governing body in Par...
18:48, 06/05/2019

FIFA Drops Plan for 48-Team World Cup in 2022 Abandoning a proposal championed by its president, FIFA concluded that it could not host the larger tournament in Qatar or come up with a solution to ...
21:32, 05/22/2019

Watch FIFA boss Infantino hit hilariously bad corner "Playing for the association in a FIFA internal tournament, president Gianni Infantino didn\u0027t cover himself in glory when taking a corner kick......
13:00, 06/07/2019

Putin awards medal to FIFA president Infantino MOSCOW (AP) — Vladimir Putin has given FIFA president Gianni Infantino a medal. The Russian president awarded Infantino the Order of Friendship at the...
17:48, 05/23/2019

| EX-FIFA exec Warner ordered by judge to pay $79 million Former FIFA vice president and North American regional football president Jack Warner has been ordered to pay $79 million in damages by a federal judg...
22:16, 07/11/2019

| Women's World Cup to feature 32 teams from 2023, say FIFA The Women's World Cup will be expanded from 24 to 32 teams at the 2023 edition in an effort to "foster the growth of women's football", FIFA said Wedn...
23:48, 07/31/2019

eSport: MoAuba becomes first German FIFA world champion 'MoAuba' upset the odds in the FIFA eWorld Cup Grand Final to beat reigning titleholder 'Rogue Msdossary' in London. The Werder Bremen gamer is the fi...
23:16, 08/04/2019

The Latest: FIFA unclear if China can bid for 2030 World Cup PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the FIFA meetings ahead of the Women’s World Cup (all times local): ___ 2:45 p.m. FIFA President Gianni Infantino s...
15:16, 06/05/2019

Recommended Reading: The legacy of female players in 'FIFA' How female characters in FIFA led to a diversity movement at EA Dean Takahashi, VentureBeat Discussions on diversity and equal pay have taken over i...
16:00, 07/13/2019

FIFA rejects Chelsea appeal against 1-year transfer ban ZURICH (AP) — FIFA has rejected Chelsea’s appeal against a one-year transfer ban for breaking youth transfer rules. FIFA says its appeals commit...
14:48, 05/08/2019

FIFA faces fan backlash over seating at women's World Cup World soccer governing body FIFA is facing a backlash on social media from fans who bought multiple tickets for next month's women's World Cup in Fran...
14:16, 05/22/2019

| Messi, Zlatan nominated for FIFA goal of the year Lionel Messi and Zlatan Ibrahimovic are the star names on the 10-player short-list announced on Monday by FIFA for its Puskas award for goal of the ye...
22:01, 08/19/2019

Fifa confirms appointment of Fatma Samoura in Africa Fifa confirms the appointment of its general secretary Fatma Samoura as a 'General Delegate for Africa' in light of recent governance issues on the co...
13:48, 06/20/2019

Saudis, Bahrain, UAE join to bid for FIFA's U-20 World Cup Middle East neighbors Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates are jointly bidding to host the Under-20 World Cup in 2021    ...
19:48, 05/23/2019

Infantino says African football will 'significantly improve' with FIFA help "FIFA President Gianni Infantino said on Wednesday that the unprecedented move to step in and jointly administer African football with the regional bo...
22:32, 07/17/2019

FIFA restoring ‘corruption’ to ethics code after criticism LONDON (AP) — FIFA is restoring the offense of “corruption” to its code of ethics, almost one year after facing criticism over the symboli...
20:00, 05/24/2019

Spanish Football League Chooses Uniforms Just Like FIFA Does You pick your teams, you settle in with your mates to play a few games of FIFA, and in the middle of it all, everyone gets a chance to choose which un...
08:32, 05/13/2019

FIFA working on solution for World Cup ticketing issue FIFA says it is working toward a solution with the local organizing committee in France after some fans buying tickets for the Women's World Cup ...
02:32, 05/22/2019

Despite FIFA ticket boast, most World Cup games not sold out NICE, France (AP) — FIFA says 14 of 52 Women’s World Cup games have sold out, a month after boasting only a “few matches” still had ...
12:48, 06/11/2019

The beautiful game: how FIFA became the champion of soccer simulators It’s a little bizarre to imagine a gaming landscape in which FIFA didn’t exist, but the very first entry in the series didn’t arr...
15:00, 05/05/2019

FIFA president wants to expand Women’s World Cup to 32 teams FIFA President Gianni Infantino will need quick approval from ruling bodies to enlarge the Women's World Cup, with bidding already underway for the 20...
21:48, 07/05/2019

Rapinoe slams FIFA over schedule, prize money United States co-captain Megan Rapinoe launched a scathing attack on world soccer's governing body FIFA, on the eve of the women's World Cup final, sa...
19:16, 07/06/2019

FIFA ready to discuss concussion substitutions - Times "FIFA is open to having discussions about temporary substitutions if players suffer serious head injuries in matches, its medical committee head Miche...
09:00, 05/02/2019

Opinion: C'mon, FIFA. Let the women have their day with World Cup final FIFA allowed two confederations to schedule championship games of men's tournaments on the same day as the World Cup final for the women.  ...
23:48, 07/06/2019

The Latest: FIFA to offer different Champions League reforms French Football Federation president Noel Le Graet says Champions League reforms which could be decided by December "don't need to make the rich ...
22:16, 06/03/2019

FIFA 20 and Other EA Games Won't Be Exclusive to Amazon India Anymore FIFA 20, Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order, Need for Speed 2019 and the rest of EA's lineup won't be on Amazon India exclusively, and will soon be available...
11:00, 05/02/2019

Chelsea challenges FIFA transfer ban at sports court Chelsea has filed an appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport against a one-year transfer ban imposed by FIFA for breaking youth transfer rules ...
12:16, 06/07/2019

'Is it too much to ask?' Matildas take fight to Fifa over fair Women's World Cup pay PFA demands an immediate doubling of prize moneyCurrently women playing for 7.5% of men’s purseThe chasm that exists between men’s and women’s pay in ...
08:00, 06/04/2019

FIFA Women's World Cup semifinal live: England vs. USA England and the United States are set to face each other in Lyon with a berth in the final on the line. Follow all of the live action here, starting a...
21:32, 07/02/2019

Pay equity in sports overshadows the FIFA Women’s World Cup After beating the Netherlands 2-0, Team USA soccer star Megan Rapinoe says there was no mistaking that the crowd was chanting "equal pay, equal pay."...
20:48, 07/09/2019

| FIFA's Boban 'not in favour' of stadium closures for racism Former Croatia international Zvonimir Boban says he is against football matches being suspended if players are racially abused by a small number of fa...
19:16, 06/03/2019

Megan Rapinoe hits out at FIFA on eve of World Cup final Megan Rapinoe, one the of the stand out football stars from the Women's World Cup, has hit out at FIFA for disrespecting the women's game on the eve o...
07:48, 07/07/2019

FIFA and AFD to promote women's soccer in Africa: Infantino FIFA and the French Development Agency (AFD) have pledged ahead of the June 7-July 7 World Cup in France to promote women's soccer in Africa on a long...
00:32, 06/05/2019

FIFA's Infantino wants to expand women's World Cup to 32 teams FIFA President Gianni Infantino wants to expand the women's World Cup to 32 teams from 24 for the next edition in 2023 along with doubling the prize m...
18:16, 07/05/2019

Manchester City fined by Fifa over recruitment of players under 18 • City fined more than £310,000 but avoid transfer window ban • ‘The club accepts responsibility for the breaches’Manchester City have avoided a trans...
22:17, 08/13/2019

Buy Committee: Which Gaming Laptop Should I Buy? Buying a laptop is one of the most complicated purchases one can make. And one of our readers, Matthew, needs your help in choosing the right gaming l...
20:32, 06/28/2019

Buy Committee: Which Electric Kettle Should I Buy? For the perfect cup of coffee, you primarily need two things: great beans and the right amount of water at the perfect temperature. The latter can be ...
03:00, 06/15/2019

Buy Committee: Should My Boss Buy a Projector? Buy Committee, noted hard boiled egg enthusiast, scaffold art provocateur, and our own SVP of Business Development Ryan Brown needs your help....
03:32, 06/22/2019

Buy Committee: Should I Upgrade My Smartphone? While we can easily predict when the latest and greatest smartphones will be released, it’s often difficult to justify buying a new one when our curre...
02:48, 08/03/2019

Buy Committee: Should I Buy a Keyboard for My iPad? As iPads get more powerful and apps get more advanced, they seem poised to replace laptops for many of us. And while the latest models are certainly m...
05:32, 06/01/2019

FIFA vice president Ahmad questioned by French authorities FIFA vice president Ahmad detained and questioned in Paris, a day before the start of the Women's World Cup        ...
23:00, 06/06/2019

AP Source: FIFA vice president Ahmad detained in Paris A person familiar with the situation says FIFA vice president Ahmad has been detained in Paris, a day before the start of the Women's World Cup ...
15:00, 06/06/2019

Fifa’s Gianni Infantino wants 32-team Women’s World Cup for 2023 • President calls for increase from 24 in current tournament• Infantino also proposes doubling prize money to £48mGianni Infantino wants to expand the...
19:16, 07/05/2019

Guardiola fumes at City's FIFA award shortlist snub "Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola questions the shortlist for the 2019 Best FIFA Men\u0027s Player award after his player were snubbed despite wi...
17:16, 08/04/2019

FIFA defends VAR ahead of women's World Cup quarter-finals "FIFA on Wednesday defended its VAR review system, saying referees had reached a 98% accuracy rate in decision-making during the group stage of the wo...
20:32, 06/26/2019

'FIFA 20' revives 'Street' soccer games on September 27th EA has explored seemingly every angle of official soccer (yes, football) pitches in the FIFA series, so what's left to do? Take it to unofficial ...
17:48, 06/08/2019

Qatar 2022: FIFA admits violation of workers' standards FIFA have for the first time admitted a violation in workers' standards as Qatar prepares for the 2022 World Cup. The revelation comes following an in...
12:16, 06/06/2019

Swiss prosecutors say FIFA work continues after boss recused The Swiss federal prosecution office says most criminal proceedings in its five-year FIFA investigation will continue unaffected by the attorney gener...
19:00, 06/19/2019

FIFA accused of failing Afghan sexual abuse victims While FIFA celebrates women's football at the World Cup in France, it tramples it underfoot in other regions. For its president Gianni Infantino, the ...
07:00, 07/05/2019

Afghanistan: Will FIFA's investigation into sexual abuse claims have any impact? As the World Cup approaches, FIFA are investigating claims female footballers from Afghanistan were sexually abused. But with conservative attitudes s...
20:00, 06/06/2019

Megan Rapinoe attacks Fifa: 'A terrible idea to put everything on the same day' – video Megan Rapinoe has taken a swipe at Fifa the day before her USA side play in the women's World Cup final. 'It is terrible scheduling for everyone.' the...
01:16, 07/07/2019

FIFA 19 Futties Countdown: Nominees, Voting Results, New FUT Player SBC's and more EA Sports might have announced the FIFA 19 Futties earlier this week, but the first Nominee's and winners from fan votes are revealed today. Here's ev...
15:32, 07/05/2019

Fifa looks to fast-track expansion of Women’s World Cup to 32 teams Fifa asks council for quick approval of 32-team field for 2023Nine federations are currently preparing to bid for 2023 eventFifa wants its ruling coun...
21:32, 07/26/2019

Fifa Secretary General Samoura in line for Africa role Fifa and Caf are considering appointing Fifa General Secretary Fatma Samoura as a 'High Commissioner for Africa' in light of recent governance issues ...
01:32, 06/20/2019

Women’s World Cup hit by empty seats and Fifa’s warped priorities Great on-field achievements at France 2019 are undermined by the governing body’s apparent undervaluing of the eventFrom fans finding pre-tournament t...
17:00, 06/18/2019

Women's World Cup: Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings against Cameroon Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings against Cameroon for team misconduct, offensive behaviour and fair play breaches during the Women's World Cup loss...
13:48, 06/27/2019

Chelsea transfer ban explained: What we know so far about Fifa blocking new signings for two windows Chelsea have been hit with a transfer embargo by Fifa, banning them for registering players for the two consecutive windows over breaching regulations...
16:16, 06/23/2019

Swiss attorney general investigated over handling FIFA case BERN, Switzerland (AP) — Switzerland’s attorney general is the subject of a disciplinary case related to his handling of a four-year investigati...
17:48, 05/10/2019

FIFA Women's World Cup: Why Germany has a unique football vocabulary It doesn't feel that way now, but Germans weren't enthusiastic about football in the 19th century. Christoph Marx, a World Cup historian, explains how...
01:32, 06/08/2019

FIFA begin disciplinary action against Cameroon after England defeat "June 26 (Reuters) - FIFA opened disciplinary proceedings against Cameroon after an ill-tempered 3-0 loss to England in the last 16 of the women\u0027...
00:00, 06/27/2019

FIFA fines Anderlecht for breaking youth transfer rules FIFA has fined Belgian club Anderlecht 200,000 Swiss francs ($198,000) for breaking rules related to youth transfers, though did not impose a transfer...
19:32, 05/16/2019

Sri Lanka welcomes FIFA ruling Macau out of WCup qualifying Sri Lanka's soccer authorities have welcomed a FIFA decision to advance its team to the next round of the 2022 World Cup qualifiers removing Maca...
12:16, 06/29/2019

FIFA adds new awards categories to provide gender parity ZURICH (AP) — FIFA is introducing gender parity for its awards by adding a women’s goalkeeper category and a female team of the year. The announ...
15:48, 05/06/2019

Less than two weeks before World Cup begins, FIFA says it is reallocating separated seats Fans who purchased tickets together for World Cup in France irate when they discovered FIFA had separated their seats.      ...
20:48, 05/28/2019

Fifa set to close gender pay gap after 2019 Women's World Cup Fifa has agreed to negotiate more prize money for women's national teams after this summer's 2019 Women's World Cup, following a successful campaign b...
17:16, 06/04/2019

The Latest: French president Macron hosts FIFA leaders FIFA president and secretary general have arrived at the Elysee Palace to meet French President Emmanuel Macron        ...
16:16, 06/04/2019

Infantino re-elected FIFA president unopposed at Paris congress "Gianni Infantino was re-elected FIFA president unopposed at the congress of world football\u0027s governing body in Paris on Wednesday as he claimed ...
15:16, 06/05/2019

FIFA makes penalty shootout rule change during World Cup VALENCIENNES, France (AP) — The debut of video review in women’s soccer is causing confusion and has pushed FIFA to make a rule change heading i...
20:48, 06/21/2019

FIFA approves expansion of women's World Cup to 32 teams in 2023 Soccer's world governing body FIFA has approved the expansion of the Women's World Cup from the existing 24 teams to 32 for the 2023 edition and reope...
22:48, 07/31/2019

Fifa investigating Cameroon behaviour in World Cup defeat against England • Fifa could retrospectively sanction Cameroon players• Referee Qin Liang’s performance given all clearFifa is holding a priority investigation, to be...
02:32, 06/25/2019

FIFA boss and Macron booed at World Cup final ceremony The crowd at the women's World Cup final booed FIFA chief Gianni Infantino and French president Emmanuel Macron as United States fans demanded equal p...
22:32, 07/07/2019

Former FIFA boss Blatter says money risks ruining the sport Sepp Blatter, the former boss of soccer's world governing body FIFA who was ousted during a corruption scandal, has said money risks ruining the sport...
14:00, 05/11/2019

FIFA Puts An End To The Scourge Of Amazing, Impossible Goalkeeper Goals Goalkeepers occasionally score goals. Some turn it into an art form; Brazil’s Rogério Ceni scored 131 times. Still, a game where a goalkeeper scores i...
01:00, 07/18/2019

UK's new PM must take 5G decision on Huawei urgently: committee The new prime minister must take a decision on whether to include China's Huawei in Britain's 5G telecoms network urgently as the ongoing debate is da...
02:32, 07/19/2019

U.S. Olympic Committee changes name to recognize Paralympians Organization votes to change name to United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee in order 'to create an inclusive environment for Team USA athletes,'...
00:16, 06/21/2019

Buy Committee: Are Philips Hue Lights Worth It? The smart home is a big, big investment, and one of its biggest stars is the Philips Hue. One of our readers, Ibzan, wonders if the Hue system (and i...
01:16, 05/25/2019

USOC changes name to US Olympic & Paralympic Committee CHICAGO (AP) — The U.S. Olympic Committee is changing its name to include the Paralympic movement. The organization will be known as the U.S. Olympic ...
23:16, 06/20/2019

The Committee to Protect Journalists Is Unionizing Over the past two years, digital media has seen a groundswell of organizing efforts across the industry. Today, the staff of one of the non-profits at...
20:16, 07/17/2019

UK bans gender stereotypes in ads A ban has come into force prohibiting commercials that reinforce gender prejudices. A prominent German feminist told DW that Germany is dragging its h...
18:48, 06/14/2019

Where are 'burqa bans' in Europe? After a bitter legal fight, the Netherlands has put a limited burka ban into force. DW takes a look at European countries that have had similar restri...
17:16, 08/01/2019

FIFA Screws Up Ticket Sales For Women's World Cup, Does Terrible Job At Apologizing Soccer fans who purchased tickets to attend the Women’s World Cup in France this summer were finally able to download their pre-ordered tickets on Mon...
19:32, 05/21/2019

Opinion: Women's World Cup soccer still gets second-class treatment from FIFA Global soccer leader FIFA says it cares about development of the women's game, but even with the World Cup approaching, the women are still getti...
05:16, 05/25/2019

Putin honors FIFA's Infantino with state medal over 2018 World Cup FIFA President Gianni Infantino thanked Russia on Thursday for hosting the "best World Cup ever" as President Vladimir Putin presented him with a stat...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Liverpool dominate Fifa The Best player nominations as Raheem Sterling misses out Liverpool dominated Fifa's nominees for The Best men's player award with Raheem Sterling a notable snub as the 10-man shortlist was announced on Wedne...
19:48, 07/31/2019

Players should walk off the pitch if racially abused, says FIFA Secretyar General FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura says the clearest message players can send to fans who are racially abusing them is to walk off the field of play...
21:48, 05/23/2019

Ronaldo and Messi renew battle as The Best FIFA Men's Player shortlist is revealed "The 10-man shortlist for The Best FIFA Men\u0027s Player award has been announced with Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi included among the list of ...
17:16, 07/31/2019

FIFA claims progress in letting women attend games in Iran FIFA says Iran's soccer federation supports letting women attend 2022 World Cup qualifying games of its men's national team, though governme...
13:32, 07/18/2019

FIFA keeps 32 teams for 2022 World Cup in Qatar, scrapping plans for expansion to 48 FIFA scrapped plans to expand the 2022 Qatar World Cup to 48 nations, deciding to stick with 32 due to the political and logistical complexities. ...
04:16, 05/23/2019

A Trove of FIFA Secrets, Locked Inside a New Jersey Storage Locker Chuck Blazer, whose cooperation led to the arrests of top FIFA officials, died in 2017. But he left behind materials that could implicate officials wh...
20:00, 05/28/2019

Swiss supreme court dismisses Valcke's FIFA ban appeal The Swiss supreme court says it has rejected an appeal by former FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke against a 10-year ban from soccer for financial ...
13:16, 05/31/2019

FIFA seeks a billion World Cup viewers to boost women's game "FIFA is hoping that over a billion viewers tune in to the Women\u0027s World Cup in France as it continues strategic efforts to grow the game around ...
20:00, 05/15/2019

Swiss attorney general blasts investigation into handling of FIFA probe Swiss Attorney General Michael Lauber on Friday called a disciplinary probe into his conduct in a soccer corruption investigation an attack on his off...
18:48, 05/10/2019

Women’s World Cup ticket fiasco shows Fifa’s capacity for chaos Organiser’s reaction when it emerged some tickets booked together are not next to one another left a lot to be desiredFollowing the still simmering fu...
13:00, 05/21/2019

FIFA Puts A New, Useless Coat Of Paint On Its Anti-Racism Rules FIFA announced changes to its disciplinary code on Friday, and the biggest tweak is a new addition to referee power that, in theory, could do much to ...
19:32, 07/12/2019

Megan Rapinoe rips into FIFA over World Cup schedule, prize money Her criticism ranged from the gap in prize money between the men and women, to scheduling that put the World Cup final on the same day as the Gold Cup...
23:48, 07/06/2019

EA DOWN: Apex Legends Servers Offline, FIFA 19 maintenance and Battlefield games EA servers are down once again with thousands of gamers, with Apex Legends, FIFA 19, Origin Access and fellow online games experiencing server issues....
11:00, 05/16/2019

Chelsea transfer ban: Fifa rejects Premier League club's appeal Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri says it will be "not be easy" to challenge Liverpool and Manchester City next season, after an unsuccessful appeal against...
18:00, 05/08/2019

FIFA 20 trailer: First gameplay footage, Volta Football and new features revealed Another football season will soon be upon us and that means for gamers, it's time to discover the exciting new details about the upcoming FIFA 20 game...
22:16, 07/18/2019

Fifa aware of Afghanistan sexual abuse allegations two years ago, according to emails • Fifa has said it was told of the claims in early 2018• Questions raised over Asian Football Confederation account tooFifa and Asian football’s gover...
15:48, 06/06/2019

2022 World Cup in Qatar to remain as a 32-team tournament, Fifa announces • World game’s governing body considered having 48 teams• Feasibility study shows increasing size of event is not practicalEfforts by the Fifa preside...
23:48, 05/22/2019

FIFA unanimously approves expansion of 2023 Women’s World Cup to 32 teams The FIFA Council has approved an expansion of the number of teams participating in the FIFA Women’s World Cup from 24 to 32, citing the “astounding su...
10:48, 08/01/2019

Michel Platini rages from the sidelines as Infantino stands to keep Fifa crown The banned former Uefa president claims there was a plot to stop him taking top job at Fifa but says he has no regretsAt the annual Fifa congress gath...
14:32, 06/03/2019

Fifa to hand out tougher punishments for racist incidents and financial disputes Fifa has significantly updated its disciplinary code for the first time in 15 years, with major changes made to how it deals with discrimination and f...
22:32, 07/11/2019

Infantino rejects criticism over FIFA handling of Afghan abuse scandal FIFA President Gianni Infantino on Friday strongly rejected criticism of the global ruling body's handling of the sexual abuse scandal in Afghanistan ...
20:00, 07/05/2019

Liverpool trio, U.S. World Cup winners head FIFA award shortlists Liverpool's Champions League winning trio of Mohamed Salah, Virgil van Dijk and Sadio Mane joined regulars Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi on the s...
22:48, 07/31/2019

Afghanistan women's coach 'disgusted' with FIFA president over abuse scandal The coach of the Afghanistan women's soccer team said on Wednesday she was disgusted with FIFA and its president Gianni Infantino for not taking actio...
02:32, 07/04/2019

Google Celebrates Commencement Of FIFA Women's World Cup 2019 With Doodle Women's World Cup: The Google Doodle celebrates the eighth edition of the FIFA Women's World Cup with a collage of characters from its upcoming series...
11:48, 06/07/2019

Canada enters FIFA Women’s World Cup round of 16 after beating New Zealand 2-0 Canada is now unbeaten in 10 games in 2019 (7-0-3), tied for its second-longest such streak. For New Zealand, in its fifth World Cup, the wait for a f...
05:00, 06/16/2019

EA Servers Down: FIFA 19, Apex Legends Code 100, Origin and Battlefield NOT WORKING EA servers are down right now for thousands of gamers, with FIFA 19, Apex Legends, Origin Access and fellow games like Madden 19, Star Wars Battlefron...
21:48, 05/05/2019

Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings over Cameroon’s behaviour in World Cup loss • Fifa will look into ‘alleged breaches’ of disciplinary code• Incidents occurred during 3-0 defeat to England in last 16Fifa has formally opened disc...
01:32, 06/27/2019

FIFA tells Saudis to stop pirated Women’s World Cup TV feeds NICE, France (AP) — FIFA has told Saudi-backed satellite broadcaster Arabsat to stop transmitting pirated feeds of Women’s World Cup games from ...
15:32, 06/16/2019

Soccer: FIFA dragging its feet in Afghan sex abuse scandal, says coach World soccer's governing body FIFA has been dragging its feet and needs to urgently widen the investigation into a sexual abuse scandal involving Afgh...
01:16, 08/08/2019

FIFA ramps up pressure on Iran to grant women access to matches FIFA president Gianni Infantino has ramped up the pressure on Iran to ensure local female football fans are allowed to attend men's World Cup qualifie...
16:00, 06/21/2019

Fifa reject call for male referees at Women's World Cup Fifa have rejected high-profile demands to use both male and female referees in future Women's World Cups , following the chaotic scenes during Englan...
13:16, 06/25/2019

FIFA puts Samoura in job running African soccer amid scandal FIFA President Gianni Infantino asks deputies to approve appointing secretary general Fatma Samoura to a temporary role to clean up African soccer &#...
15:32, 06/20/2019

Head of European soccer opposes FIFA Africa role for Samoura FIFA President Gianni Infantino asks deputies to approve appointing secretary general Fatma Samoura to a temporary role to clean up African soccer &#...
12:16, 06/20/2019

Rethink on new penalty law midway through is massive own goal by Fifa | Suzanne Wrack The most important Women’s World Cup in history is still being treated as a testing ground by Fifa for the men’s gameFifa is panicking. The approval b...
21:48, 06/22/2019

Wrong to remove World Cup fans advocating for Iranian women - FIFA World soccer governing body FIFA says it was wrong for stewards to intervene and remove two fans at a women's World Cup match in France on Saturday be...
16:00, 06/19/2019

Opinion: Any embarrassment over USWNT's lopsided win over Thailand belongs to FIFA The gap between the haves and the have-nots remains glaring, and there seems to be little incentive from the sport’s power brokers to change tha...
04:16, 06/13/2019

FIFA Claims Deep Pool of Bidders for 2023 Women’s World Cup The enthusiasm is the latest sign of growing interest and potential investment in the women’s game, but one of the countries on FIFA’s list says it ha...
14:16, 08/20/2019

FIFA Women's World Cup: Germany find their shooting boots just before the knockouts Germany have qualified for the knockout stages after coming through Group B unbeaten and without conceding a single goal. Monday's 4-0 win over South ...
15:00, 06/19/2019

| MCC committee insist 'neutral' umpires still best for Tests The MCC has played down calls for neutral umpires to be replaced in Tests after Joel Wilson's decisions in the first Ashes Test came in for widespread...
00:48, 08/13/2019

Mueller testimony before House committee tentatively set for May 15, Dem rep says Rep. David Cicilline, D-R.I., said on Sunday that a tentative date of May 15 has been set for Special Counsel Robert Mueller to appear before the Hous...
19:32, 05/05/2019

EU committee concerned about German treatment of Afghans The Council of Europe's anti-torture committee is raising concerns about Germany's treatment of Afghan migrants being deported back to their homelands...
00:16, 05/09/2019

House committee gives OK to 9/11 victims fund reauthorization The House judiciary committee gave its approval to legislation replenishing the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund one day after comedian Jon Ste...
21:32, 06/12/2019

There's Now a Committee to Develop Standards for Robotic Exoskeletons Advanced technology is just science fiction until some international standards group forms a committee with an anonymously bureaucratic name to make s...
06:16, 07/02/2019

UN envoy optimistic of Syria constitution committee soon The U.N. special envoy for Syria says he is “optimistic” an agreement can be reached on the long-sought formation of a committee to draft a new consti...
02:48, 05/01/2019

Swedbank committee proposes new board members Swedbank's nomination committee proposed two new board members and called for an extraordinary meeting to be held before June 21, as the lender tries ...
08:32, 05/13/2019

Foxconn chairman hands over reins to new committee Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou said on Friday he will hand over the running of the world's largest electronics contract manufacturer to a new operations c...
03:48, 06/21/2019

Senate Appropriations Committee approves $4.6B for border The Senate Appropriations Committee today approved a $4.6 billion spending bill to respond to an influx of Central American families and children at t...
19:16, 06/19/2019

Judiciary Committee to cut recess short to take up gun measures The House Judiciary Committee will return to Capitol Hill early next month to advance three gun control bills, the first concrete action by lawmakers ...
19:01, 08/16/2019

House committee votes AG Barr in contempt The House Judiciary Committee voted to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress, escalating the Democrats' extraordinary legal ...
03:48, 05/09/2019

Buy Committee: Should I Invest $650 on a Traeger Pellet Grill? Summer’s nearly here, and that means it’s almost prime grilling season. Unless, of course, you don’t have a proper set up. Twitter follower David Robb...
03:32, 05/18/2019

Trump Jr. to appear before Senate Intelligence Committee Wednesday Donald Trump Jr. will be interviewed behind closed doors with members of the Senate Intelligence Committee Wednesday, according to a source familiar w...
09:00, 06/12/2019

Buy Committee: Can I Still Buy a Good, Dedicated Media Player? While streaming music services like Apple Music and Spotify have eclipsed the use of iPods, some users would still like to have a dedicated, offline m...
03:32, 08/17/2019

FAA bans some Apple MacBooks from planes Apple has recently recalled batteries installed in some of the 15-inch MacBooks, which are now banned from airplanes.      &...
08:00, 08/15/2019

Nepal says bans WeChat Pay, Alipay Nepal has banned popular Chinese digital payment apps WeChat Pay and AliPay saying payments from the unregistered systems were illegal and resulting i...
16:32, 05/22/2019

| Zimbabwe bans third opposition protest Zimbabwean police have outlawed anti-government protests that had been scheduled to take place on Tuesday in Gweru, the country's third largest city, ...
10:16, 08/21/2019

‘Apex Legends’ bans 770,000 cheats Just over a week ago Respawn announced that it's taking a stronger stance against cheating in Apex Legends. Today, it revealed that it's blo...
18:32, 05/03/2019

New California law bans hairstyle discrimination Gov. Gavin Newsom signed into law Wednesday a bill making California the first state to ban workplace and school discrimination against black people f...
10:16, 07/04/2019

FIFA Women's World Cup: Lena Oberdorf – The 17-year-old student learning fast Her coach says she's "fantastic," and Lena Oberdorf has made made her mark at the World Cup while taking time out from school. With Germany through to...
15:00, 06/19/2019

FIFA Women's World Cup: Germany hammer South Africa to secure top spot Having already booked their place in the Round of 16, Germany were out to clinch top spot in Group B. They did so in formidable fashion against a Sout...
15:00, 06/19/2019

FIFA 19 TOTS ROTW Ultimate Team Revealed: New FUT Player upgrades from EA Sports EA Sports has revealed the FIFA 19 Team of the Season for the Rest of the World, featuring players from a whole assortment of leagues. Here's everythi...
23:00, 06/21/2019

Opinion: Two weeks in at World Cup, USWNT among winners, while FIFA remains a huge loser Two weeks in at the World Cup, record TV ratings show there is interest in women's sports, but FIFA has done a terrible job of marketing in Franc...
23:32, 06/21/2019

Megan Rapinoe attacks Fifa over World Cup schedule clash and prize money • ‘Unbelievable’ Copa América and Gold Cup conclude on Sunday• USA star criticises women’s prize pot of $30m vs men’s $400mMegan Rapinoe, co-captain o...
19:03, 07/06/2019

FIFA 19 Ultimate Team TOTW 34 Prediction: Liverpool and Chelsea players set for FUT update FIFA 19 Team of the Week 34 may include stars from Liverpool, Chelsea and West Ham. Here's a look at who else could join them in the latest Ultimate T...
16:48, 05/07/2019

Before the World Cup Final, Megan Rapinoe Calls Out FIFA on Prize Money Gap, Scheduling LYON, France — Megan Rapinoe called out FIFA on the eve of the Women’s World Cup title match. Her criticism Saturday ranged from the gap i...
03:00, 07/07/2019

Fifa's VAR bumbling hurt a World Cup in which the women's game shone | Hope Solo The greatest US team I have seen held off opponents who are rapidly closing the gap. Meanwhile, the game’s governing body hit a lowI had to wipe away ...
19:48, 07/08/2019

Confirmed: FIFA 20 'Volta' indoor five-a-side football and street mode coming And it's confirmed! FIFA 20 is getting a street football mode called Volta Football. A fully-featured, less serious 'jumpers for goalposts&a...
17:48, 06/08/2019

FIFA 20 Man Utd Player Ratings: FUT Ultimate Team predictions and latest transfer news FIFA 20 is coming, and we can't wait to see which team suits our playstyle. Let's look at Manchester United and see how they stack up ahead of next se...
11:16, 08/10/2019

Bareman: FIFA takes positive steps in women's game strategy FIFA Chief Women's Football Officer Sarai Bareman says positive steps are being made to implement a global strategy for women's soccer ...
20:32, 05/15/2019

FIFA vice president discusses the Women’s World Cup and parity in the game of soccer As the summer of soccer approaches, Victor Montagliani, the vice president of FIFA Women’s World Cup and president of CONCACAF Gold Cup reflected on t...
21:16, 05/31/2019

TOTS FIFA 19 Bundesliga CONFIRMED: Ultimate Team of the Season FUT Release NEWS FIFA 19 fans are gearing up for another TOTS, this time potentially coming from the best of the best in the German Bundesliga. Here's everything you n...
09:00, 05/25/2019

FIFA 19 Twitch Prime FUT Pack: How to get two FREE 86+ Ultimate Team player rewards FIFA 19 Ultimate Team players can pick up two free Twitch Prime Packs for free simply by linking your Amazon, Twitch and EA accounts. Here's what you ...
15:16, 07/11/2019

Fifa’s dirty laundry does not cause such a stench in murky times of today | Marina Hyde In a world of pee tapes, poisonings and cybersecurity attacks, news such as Michel Platini’s detention does not feel quite the full-spectrum scandal i...
17:16, 06/19/2019

EA slides after losing licensing rights to Cristiano Ronaldo's team Juventus for FIFA 20 Shares of Electronic Arts dropped on Tuesday after the video game company announced it no longer has a licensing agreement with Juventus, the Italian ...
01:48, 07/17/2019

Juventus to be Piemonte Calcio on FIFA 20 after PES 2020 snap up rights, confirm EA Sports EA Sports have confirmed that Juventus will be replaced by 'Piemonte Calcio' on FIFA 20 after rivals Konami and Pro Evolution Soccer secured a partner...
18:48, 07/16/2019

FIFA Asks I-League Clubs To Work With AIFF To Solve "Complex Issues" The I-League clubs wanted the AIFF to integrate them into the Indian Super League (ISL) step-by-step, starting with the 2019-20 season as per the join...
23:48, 08/07/2019

FIFA 20’s Volta hands-on — Chaotic street play comes to video game soccer Electronic Arts is spicing up its FIFA 20 video game this year with Volta Football, a new way to play with three-on-three street soccer games.Read Mor...
18:48, 08/08/2019

Kentucky AD next to lead NCAA D1 men's hoops committee Kentucky athletic director Mitch Barnhart has been selected to lead the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Committee      ...
21:32, 07/12/2019

Committee proposes moving NCAA 3-point line The NCAA Men's Basketball Rules Committee has proposed moving the 3-point line to 22 feet, 1 3/4 inches -- the international distance, which is more t...
01:16, 05/11/2019

The House committee quietly racking up oversight wins House Democrats are largely pursuing flashy, partisan, made-for-TV investigations targeting President Donald Trump, but one panel is taking a differen...
20:32, 06/17/2019

Intelligence committee: New PM must make Huawei decision quickly The intelligence and security committee of parliament has called for the next prime minister to quickly make a decision on Huawei's role in the UK's 5...
15:32, 07/19/2019

Senate Intel Committee subpoenas Donald Trump Jr. The Senate Intelligence Committee issued a subpoena to President Donald Trump's eldest son, a source familiar with the matter said. Trump Jr. received...
05:16, 05/09/2019

NCAA committee proposes moving 3s to international line INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NCAA men’s basketball rules committee is proposing moving the 3-point line to the international distance and changing th...
00:00, 05/11/2019

The Trump Administration Killed A Driverless Car Committee Nobody Seemed To Have A Problem With In the final days of the Obama administration, the Department of Transportation formed a committee to advise on the emerging technology of self-drivin...
02:48, 08/10/2019

Buy Committee: How Should I Upgrade My Sonos-Powered Home Theater? I love my Sonos Beam. It sounds great, plays well with my other Airplay 2 speakers, and it was super simple to set up. The problem is: I love it too m...
01:48, 05/04/2019

Eleven wounded in Sudan by gunfire near sit-in -opposition committee At least 11 people were wounded by gunfire near a protest sit-in in the Sudanese capital Khartoum on Saturday, an opposition doctors’ committee said....
04:32, 06/02/2019

San Francisco Democrat under fire for use of N-word in committee meeting A civil rights attorney, local Democratic Party official and former San Francisco city supervisor is in hot water after repeatedly using the N-word du...
09:16, 05/10/2019

US government quietly kills autonomous vehicle committee The Department of Transportation's Advisory Committee on Automation in Transportation (ACAT) hasn't been active since it was formed in 2017....
10:48, 08/10/2019

UN committee condemns Mexico in forced disappearance case A United Nations committee says Mexico is responsible for a forced disappearance that occurred in Veracruz state in 2010 and has asked for a renewed i...
03:16, 08/08/2019

Trump-Russia: House committee to see Mueller evidence Deal comes as Democrats weigh up impeachment proceedings against Donald TrumpThe House judiciary committee expects to receive the first files of under...
10:32, 06/11/2019

Trump Jr to testify before Senate committee after deal reached Agreement averts confrontation over subpoena of president’s son in Russia investigationDonald Trump Jr will testify in a closed-door interview with th...
06:48, 05/15/2019

Senate intelligence committee subpoenas Donald Trump Jr. WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate intelligence committee has subpoenaed Donald Trump Jr., calling him in to answer questions about his 2017 testimony. That...
00:32, 05/09/2019

House committee sues Treasury, IRS for Trump's tax returns The House Ways and Means Committee sued the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service Tuesday to get President Donald Trump's federal tax r...
21:48, 07/02/2019

No change to pass interference rule by competition committee NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL competition committee has decided against making any changes to the new rule for reviewing pass interference, the league annou...
23:16, 06/20/2019

Fed Minutes to Show Committee Divide on Last Month's Rate Cut The Federal Reserve releases the minutes of its July meeting Wednesday, shedding light on its decision to cut rates for the first time in more than a ...
17:48, 08/21/2019

House Committee sues Treasury for Trump tax returns The Democrat-led panel had subpoenaed Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and IRS chief Charles Rettig in May to hand over six years of Trump's per...
19:48, 07/02/2019

Rugby World Cup committee warns Japan not to run out of beer Issue was raised as part of briefing sessions in cities tipped to deal with the largest influx of international visitorsIt’s the stuff of nightmares f...
12:32, 05/06/2019

Rex Tillerson Met With the House Foreign Affairs Committee All Day and We Have No Idea Why Former secretary of state Rex Tillerson spent seven hours meeting with the House Foreign Affairs committee on Tuesday, and no one has any idea why, ac...
08:00, 05/22/2019

Trump Jr. says 'nothing to correct' after closed interview with Senate Committee Donald Trump Jr., the eldest son of U.S. President Donald Trump, appeared for a closed-door interview with the Senate Intelligence Committee on Wednes...
20:16, 06/12/2019

WHO emergency committee to meet on Ebola on Friday: statement The World Health Organization will convene its emergency committee on Friday June 14 to decide whether the Ebola outbreak constitutes an international...
21:16, 06/12/2019

The Latest: Committee chair slammed over Trump Jr. subpoena WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Senate intelligence committee’s subpoena of Donald Trump Jr. (all times local): 10:30 p.m. Republicans are l...
05:00, 05/10/2019

Alabama’s proposed abortion ban heads toward committee vote MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — An attempt to outlaw abortion in Alabama is headed to a committee vote in the Alabama Senate. The Senate Judiciary Committee w...
07:48, 05/08/2019

Facebook Settlement Expected to Mandate Privacy Committee The social-media giant’s expected settlement with the Federal Trade Commission will create a board committee to help ensure senior-level scrutiny of F...
00:48, 07/23/2019

House committee readies contempt vote against Barr The U.S. House Judiciary Committee prepared to move forward on Wednesday with a contempt citation against Attorney General William Barr for defying a ...
13:48, 05/08/2019

What To Expect From Shaktikanta Das-Led Monetary Policy Committee Today The Monetary Policy Committee, chaired by RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das, will conclude its second bi-monthly review of the current financial year today...
06:16, 06/06/2019

UPDATE 1-Swedbank committee proposes new board members Swedbank's nomination committee proposed two new board members and called for an extraordinary meeting to be held before June 21, as Sweden's oldest l...
09:48, 05/13/2019

Senate committee backs Hyten for Pentagon post The U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee on Wednesday backed General John Hyten to be the second-highest ranking U.S. military official, a day after h...
07:16, 08/01/2019

U.S. Olympic Committee must earn back athletes' trust: CEO The United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) must work hard toward earning back the trust of American athletes after a sexual abuse scan...
18:00, 06/22/2019

Hope Hicks to testify before House Judiciary Committee Hope Hicks, a former longtime confidant of President Donald Trump, will testify behind closed doors before the House Judiciary Committee next week, Ch...
00:16, 06/13/2019

Facebook may implement privacy oversight committee in FTC deal Facebook may soon have a federally approved privacy official and an “independent” privacy oversight committee to deal with the company’s handling of u...
13:00, 05/02/2019

U.S. Senate committee backs Trump nominee to be U.N. ambassador The U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Thursday backed Kelly Craft, currently the U.S. ambassador to Canada, as President Donald Trump's envoy...
18:00, 07/25/2019

US Homeland Security Committee subpoenas 8chan owner The House Committee on Homeland Security has subpoenaed 8chan owner Jim Watkins to testify before congress after the site was linked to a deadly mass ...
16:00, 08/15/2019

UK parliamentary committee questions StanChart's remuneration policy The head of the British parliament's Work and Pensions Committee has written to the chair of Standard Chartered Plc's remuneration committee question...
04:48, 07/22/2019

Don Jr. will meet with Senate Intelligence Committee behind closed doors Donald Trump Jr. is set to meet with members of the Senate Intelligence Committee in a closed-door session on Wednesday. The appearance by the preside...
07:00, 06/12/2019

McGahn defies subpoena to testify before House committee Former White House lawyer Don McGahn refused to comply with a subpoena to testify before the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday about special counse...
16:16, 05/21/2019

Facebook bans extremist figures for being ‘dangerous’ The bans — including Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan and Infowars host Alex Jones — are a sign that the social network is more aggressively enf...
03:00, 05/03/2019

What’s worse, Facebook’s bans or government regulation? On Thursday, Facebook decided it had had enough. It banned several accounts that it labeled as “dangerous” from its platforms. The prominent far-right...
02:32, 05/03/2019

Facebook bans extremists, 'dangerous individuals' Multiple extremist figures, including Infowars' Alex Jones and Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan, have been banned from Facebook and Instagram. T...
08:16, 05/03/2019

Punjab Bans Celebrations, Protests Over Article 370 After the Centre on Monday revoked Article 370 which granted special status to Jammu and Kashmir, the government in neighbouring Punjab prohibited any...
18:48, 08/05/2019

Plastics Industry Pushes Back Against Bans The backlash against single-use plastic has engulfed straws, bags and takeout containers, but the plastics industry is fighting back, arguing alternat...
16:48, 05/20/2019

WNBA bans Williams 10 games for dom. violence The Sparks' Riquna Williams, who was charged last December on felony counts for allegedly striking an ex-girlfriend and then threatening another perso...
03:48, 07/17/2019

Arizona bans coyote killing contests PHOENIX (AP) – The Arizona Game and Fish Commission has voted to ban organized contests where hunters try to kill the most coyotes or other pred...
04:48, 06/23/2019

'Women will die': how new abortion bans will harm the most vulnerable Women of color and poor women will be disproportionately affected by new restrictions across the US, opponents sayOn the floor of the Alabama state se...
13:16, 05/19/2019

Two Russian boxers competed despite doping bans Two Russian boxers serving doping suspensions have competed while banned, Reuters has found, highlighting inconsistencies in Russia's efforts to refor...
20:16, 07/16/2019

The Latest: NBA bans Stevens 1 year, fines him $500,000 The Latest: Warriors investor Mark Stevens has been banned 1 year by NBA, fined $500,000 for shoving Lowry        ...
23:48, 06/06/2019

Across US, activists protest new wave of abortion bans Abortion rights supporters are holding rallies at the U.S. Supreme Court, statehouses and other sites across the nation to oppose tough abortion bans ...
00:00, 05/22/2019

How to Divest From the Corporations Funding Abortion Bans Earlier this week, Judd Legum’s Popular Information newsletter reported that, in recent years, six corporations contributed hundreds of thousands of d...
21:48, 05/23/2019

| eSwatini bans 'witchcraft and magic' competition A competition pitting witchdoctors against each other in a battle of skills this weekend in eSwatini -- formerly known as Swaziland -- has been banned...
15:48, 07/11/2019

Samoa bans 'Rocketman' over gay scenes: media Samoa has banned "Rocketman", the movie-musical based on the life of British musician Elton John, over its depiction of homosexuality, the South Pacif...
13:32, 06/11/2019

Nigeria bans local Shi'ite group after protests Nigeria's government has banned a Shi'ite Muslim group whose followers have been holding protests to demand the release of their detained leader, accu...
00:16, 07/29/2019

UK bans ads over gender stereotypes in landmark ruling Adverts by cream cheese maker Philadelphia and car giant Volkswagen will no longer appear on UK television, the agency ruled. But both companies have ...
15:00, 08/14/2019

Oakland bans use of facial recognition, becomes third US city to do so The Oakland City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to prevent city employees, including the police, from using or acquiring facial recognition tech...
18:48, 07/18/2019

Colorado Bans ‘Conversion Therapy’ for Minors Colorado on Friday became the 18th state to ban “conversion therapy,” a discredited practice that aims to change a person’s sexual orientation or gend...
06:16, 06/02/2019

Google bans apps that let users buy marijuana Alphabet's Google on Wednesday banned apps on its app store that facilitate the sale of marijuana or related products, as part of a change to its...
23:32, 05/29/2019

Two Russian biathletes get four-year bans for doping: IBU Two Russian biathletes have been suspended for four years for doping violations detected in data from Russia's former anti-doping agency laboratory, t...
16:00, 06/25/2019

Gun Makers Adjust Rifles to Skirt Bans The proliferation of guns sold legally that operate nearly identically to banned models shows how difficult it can be to make firearm restrictions eff...
23:32, 06/21/2019

Oakland bans the use of facial recognition, becoming third US city to do so The Oakland City Council voted unanimously to prevent city employees, including the police, from using or acquiring it facial recognition technology o...
23:00, 07/17/2019

Capri bans tourists from using single-use plastics Famed for its designer boutiques, film star visitors and saccharine limoncello, the Italian island of Capri is not typically associated with environme...
17:00, 05/07/2019

San Francisco bans e-cigarette sales, becoming the first US city to do so San Francisco on Tuesday became the first city in the country to ban e-cigarettes after city officials voted in favor of an ordinance that prohibits t...
03:00, 06/26/2019

WeChat quietly bans cryptocurrency fundraising The Chinese equivalent of WhatsApp, WeChat, has updated its terms of service to ban merchants from fundraising by using tokens or cryptocurrencies. Th...
19:00, 05/07/2019

San Francisco Bans Sale of Juul and Other E-Cigarettes The bill was praised by health groups but has many critics, including those who worry that a blanket ban on e-cigarettes could harm the wider goals of...
04:48, 06/26/2019

The Morning After: San Francisco bans the sale of e-cigarettes Welcome to Wednesday. Amazon's Prime Day is coming, twice, this July, and Target wants a shopping fight. Meanwhile, Sony does it again with anoth...
14:16, 06/26/2019

YouTube Bans Hateful Videos From Platform YouTube said it is stepping up efforts to scrub hateful content from its platform, including videos that deny historical events like the Holocaust, ta...
00:32, 06/06/2019

US bans North Korea visits for another year Team Trump on Monday extended a ban on Americans traveling to North Korea by forbidding the use of US passports to gain entry to the hermit kingdom fo...
23:00, 08/19/2019

Rome bans McDonald's from ancient site McDonald's fast food outlets are ubiquitous sights around the world, but Italy's culture ministry has banned the chain from building yet another resta...
23:48, 08/01/2019

San Francisco bans city use of facial recognition San Francisco is following through on talk of banning facial recognition tech. The city's Board of Supervisors has voted 8-1 in favor of a bill,...
04:00, 05/15/2019

FIFA 20 Man City Player Ratings: FUT Ultimate Team predictions and latest transfer news FIFA 20 is coming, and we can't wait to see which team suits our playstyle. Let's look at Manchester City and see how they stack up ahead of next seas...
09:16, 08/11/2019

Opinion: World Cup ticket debacle shows FIFA lacks not only a conscience but common sense Two weeks before the World Cup, fans learn tickets purchased together aren't necessarily together in stadiums. And FIFA isn't doing much to ...
04:16, 05/23/2019

TOTS FIFA 19 Ligue 1 Countdown: Release Date, Reveal Time, FUT Cards Predictions EA Sports are gearing up to reveal the FIFA 19 TOTS Ligue 1 squad this Friday. Here’s everything you need to know including predictions on who could b...
21:16, 06/13/2019

TOTS FIFA 19 Serie A Countdown: Release Date, Reveal Time, FUT Cards Predictions EA Sports are gearing up to reveal the FIFA 19 TOTS Serie A squad this Friday. Here’s everything you need to know including predictions on who could b...
00:16, 06/07/2019

FIFA 19 TOTS Watch: Premier League Team of The Season Countdown and potential FUT updates FIFA 19 Premier League players will today be honoured as part of EA Sports Team of the Season squad. But before that, the developer is once again host...
03:00, 05/18/2019

FIFA 19 TOTS Serie A Predictions: Release Date, Reveal Time for new FUT players upgrades FIFA 19 fans are getting ready for another TOTS squad, this time for the best of the best from the Italian Serie A. Here's everything you need to know...
17:16, 06/04/2019

Women’s World Cup captured public’s imagination despite Fifa’s worst efforts | Marina Hyde Patronising scheduling set it up to fail but players used their platform to highlight how the governing body lets them downGianni Infantino is one of ...
14:00, 07/10/2019

Fifa forced to apologise for Twitter blunder over Women's World Cup tickets allocation Fifa have been forced to apologise after a series of tweets from their Twitter account caused confusion among supporters who had purchased tickets for...
22:48, 05/21/2019

FIFA 19 TOTS La Liga Predictions: Release Date, Reveal Time for new FUT players upgrades FIFA 19 fans are gearing up for another TOTS squad, this time for the best of the best from the Spanish La Liga. Here's everything you need to know, i...
16:00, 05/28/2019

FIFA 20 Update brings good and bad news for Liverpool, Juventus and Ultimate Team fans EA Sports has had a topsy turvy day, with some good news for fans of Liverpool and some bad news not just for followers of the old lady, but also, FIF...
22:48, 07/16/2019

Gianni Infantino trumpets ‘new’ Fifa’s vast wealth at unopposed re-election | David Conn Congress hears recitations of body’s eye-watering revenue and how ‘we have turned things round’ since corruption scandalsThe last time football’s worl...
19:16, 06/05/2019

Bielsa-esque Pierluigi Collina defends referees and Fifa’s new rules | Suzanne Wrack Chair of Fifa’s refereeing committee gives energetic presentation in Paris following controversial incidentsIn the midst of a refereeing and VAR storm...
22:16, 06/26/2019

FIFA 20 leak: EA responds to Neymar cover art, official information coming at EA Play 2019 EA has responded to images that suggest Neymar would be the cover star for the newest FIFA game ahead of a more general reveal coming next week at EA ...
23:00, 06/05/2019

FIFA 19 Ultimate Team TOTW 35 Predictions: Manchester City and more player upgrades coming FIFA 19 TOTW 35 - The next big Team of the Week squad may include stars from Manchester City and plenty more Premier League clubs. Here's a look at wh...
22:00, 05/14/2019

FIFA 19 TOTS Ligue 1 Predictions - Release Date, Reveal Time for new FUT player upgrades FIFA 19 fans are getting ready for another TOTS squad, this time for the best of the best from the French Ligue 1. Here's everything you need to know,...
15:32, 06/11/2019

TOTS FIFA 19 La Liga Countdown: Release date, reveal time, FUT cards predictions and more EA Sports are gearing up to reveal the FIFA 19 TOTS La Liga squad this Friday. Here’s everything you need to know including predictions on who could b...
13:48, 05/30/2019

Chelsea transfer ban explained: Why have Fifa blocked signings for two windows? Will they be allowed to sell players? Chelsea have been hit with a transfer embargo by Fifa, banning them for registering players for the two consecutive windows over breaching regulations...
16:16, 06/23/2019

House Republicans to strip Rep. Amash of committee assignment after he quits GOP The Michigan congressman left the party last week and switched his affiliation to independent. Republicans are looking to replace him on the Oversight...
23:16, 07/08/2019

Senate intelligence committee subpoenas Donald Trump Jr., reports say The Senate intelligence committee has subpoenaed Donald Trump Jr. to testify about the Russia investigation, becoming the first member of the presiden...
14:00, 05/09/2019

U.S. Senate committee passes bill to deal with crisis in Venezuela A U.S. Senate committee approved a bipartisan bill Wednesday that seeks to accelerate planning at international financial institutions for Venezuela's...
01:16, 05/23/2019