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Julio Grondona: Fifa’s senior vice-president dies at age of 82 – BBC Sport


BBC Sport

Julio Grondona: Fifa's senior vice-president dies at age of 82
BBC Sport
Julio Grondona, Fifa's senior vice-president and one of the most powerful men in football, has died aged 82. The Argentine, second only to president Sepp Blatter in the Fifa hierarchy, was hospitalised in Buenos Aires on Wednesday with cardiac failure
Fifa's Julio Grondona, second most powerful man in football, dies aged 82The Guardian
Argentinian FIFA vice-president Julio Grondona, a self-proclaimed enemy of the Daily Mail
FIFA Vice President Grondona Dies, Argentine Soccer SaysBloomberg
Insidethegames.biz -Football.co.uk -Reuters UK
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Posted on 30 July 2014 | 9:13 pm

US senators call for pressure on Fifa to strip Russia of World Cup 2018 – Goal Singapore


Goal Singapore

US senators call for pressure on Fifa to strip Russia of World Cup 2018
Goal Singapore
US senators have called on nations to put pressure on Fifa to consider moving the 2018 World Cup finals away from Russia. Relations between the U.S. and Russia have cooled considerably in 2014, with Russian support for separatists in east Ukraine …
US, FIFA Should 'Reconsider' Holding Next World Cup in Russia, Sen. McCain ABC News (blog)
Senators to FIFA, others: Don't reward Putin with the World Cup in 2018Washington Times
World Cup 2018: American senators increase calls for pressure on FIFASportingNews.com
The Hill
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Posted on 30 July 2014 | 8:14 pm

Fifa: we will monitor Qatar’s treatment of migrant World Cup workers closely – The Guardian


The Guardian

Fifa: we will monitor Qatar's treatment of migrant World Cup workers closely
The Guardian
Fifa, football's world governing body, has said it will monitor Qatar's treatment of migrant workers building the 2022 World Cup facilities closely, following revelations that labourers on the first stadium under construction have been earning as
FIFA workers' welfare top priority: PanelPeninsula On-line
Workers of 2022 FIFA World Cup, Cause of ConcernPrensa Latina
Claims shock Qatar 2022 organisersFootball.co.uk
RYOT
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Posted on 30 July 2014 | 6:30 pm

FIFA Vice President Grondona Hospitalized; Heart Issue Reported – Bloomberg


FIFA Vice President Grondona Hospitalized; Heart Issue Reported
Bloomberg
Julio Grondona, senior vice president of soccer's governing body FIFA, has been hospitalized, with media reports in his native Argentina saying he has a heart problem. Grondona, 82, has been an influential figure in soccer since his appointment in 1979

Posted on 30 July 2014 | 4:27 pm

FIFA 15 Release Date: Game Will Also Have an ‘Emotion and Intensity’ Feature – The Epoch Times


FIFA 15 Release Date: Game Will Also Have an 'Emotion and Intensity' Feature
The Epoch Times
The game will come out Sept. 23 in North America, Sept. 25 in Europe, and Sept. 26 in the UK. It will be on the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC, PS3, Xbox 360, and other platforms. In a video, EA explains that the “tone of the game” will change based on

Posted on 30 July 2014 | 4:27 pm

‘FIFA 15′ release date: Game’s new emotional intelligence feature – ChristianToday


ChristianToday

'FIFA 15' release date: Game's new emotional intelligence feature
ChristianToday
The game "FIFA 15" couldn't come at a better time, now that The World Cup 2014 has just recently ended. Now, fans of the game will be more excited for the game's release. One thing to be excited about is the game's emotional intelligence. According to

Posted on 30 July 2014 | 3:47 pm

Could EA Access be the Netflix for Fifa fans? – The Guardian


The Guardian

Could EA Access be the Netflix for Fifa fans?
The Guardian
The service will also provide early access to forthcoming titles; subscribers will get access to games like Dragon Age: Inquisition and Fifa 15 up to five days before the official release, and can then continue their saved games after purchasing the
Have $5 a month? Then you can afford FIFA 14, Battlefield 4, and more in EA's VentureBeat
How to Play Madden 15, FIFA 15 & NHL 15 Early on Xbox OneGotta Be Mobile
Xbox One EA Access Membership: $4.99 Subscription From Xbox Live Gets You Latin Post
VG247
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Posted on 30 July 2014 | 11:50 am

FIFA 15: 10 Under-Rated Teams Which Need Upgrading – WhatCulture!


WhatCulture!

FIFA 15: 10 Under-Rated Teams Which Need Upgrading
WhatCulture!
Each and every year the excitement surrounding the release of a new FIFA game with all of its incredible new graphical flourishes and gameplay alterations – both revolutionary and subtle – is matched by the intrigue in the new set of player ratings, …

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 4:52 pm

Qatar World Cup: Fifa vice-president demands payment of migrant workers – The Guardian


The Guardian

Qatar World Cup: Fifa vice-president demands payment of migrant workers
The Guardian
Jim Boyce, Britain's representative on Fifa's 24-person executive committee, said he was very concerned about the situation after repeated assurances from the organising committee that working conditions for World Cup workers would be safeguarded. "If

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 10:45 am

Manchester City and Italy racism claims prompt Fifa interest – BBC Sport


BBC Sport

Manchester City and Italy racism claims prompt Fifa interest
BBC Sport
With regards to Tavecchio, a Fifa spokesman added: "Media reports concerning alleged racist comments by one of the presidential candidates for the Italian FA have alerted Fifa's Task Force against racism and discrimination and its chairman Jeffrey Webb.
FIFA examining alleged racism directed at Manchester City player Seko FofanaSkySports
FIFA contact Croatian and English FAs in investigation into alleged racist Daily Mail
FIFA Probes Alleged Manchester City Racism IncidentInternational Business Times AU

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Posted on 28 July 2014 | 2:12 pm

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US, FIFA Should 'Reconsider' Holding Next World Cup in Russia, Sen. McCain Says

Sen. John McCain and a leading Democratic senator are calling on American and international soccer officials to reconsider the decision to hold the 2018 World Cup in Russia, casting it as a way to leverage power against Vladimir Putin in a way he’s sure to…

Posted on 30 July 2014 | 10:11 pm

Soccer-Argentine FA chief, FIFA executive Grondona dies

* Grondona dies of aneurysm aged 82 * Had been AFA president since 1979 * Was an influential figure at FIFA (Writes through with fresh quotes, detail) By Luis Ampuero BUENOS AIRES, July 30 (Reuters) – Argentine Football Association president Julio Humberto Grondona died in hospital on Wednesday at the age of 82, South American soccer's governing body CONMEBOL said. Grondona, who became AFA chief …

Posted on 30 July 2014 | 7:36 pm

FIFA Vice President Grondona Is Dead, Argentine Soccer Body Says

Julio Grondona, senior vice president of soccer’s governing body FIFA, addresses the delegates during the 61st FIFA Congress on June 1, 2011 in Zurich, Switzerland. Grondona has died at the age of 82.

Posted on 30 July 2014 | 5:44 pm

FIFA asks Italy to probe racism claims

FIFA has asked the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) to investigate alleged comments from the front runner to become its next president that referred to African players as "banana eaters."

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 8:03 pm

Fifa requests investigation into Tavecchio racism row

Football's governing body demands an enquiry into reports that the 71-year-old claimed that African players had merely been "eating bananas" before being signed by Serie A sides

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 6:39 pm

Fifa: No systematic doping in football

Following on from the results of the 2013 Wada Testing Figures, the world football body disclosed to Goal that it believes most positive doping tests are due to social drugs

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 8:00 am

FIFA investigate City’s racism claims in Croatia

FIFA is in the process of gathering information on the alleged racism directed at young Manchester City player Seko Fofana in Croatia. Croatia’s Football Federation confirmed on Thursday it will be looking into the allegations and FIFA has contacted both it and the English Football Association to ascertain more facts. “We are aware of the incident,” said a FIFA spokesman.

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 6:40 am

FIFA calls for Italian FA probe into Pogba racism case

FIFA on Monday called for an investigation into alleged racist comments made by the front runner in the race for the top job in Italian football. The racism row involves Italian FA vice-president Carlo Tavecchio, who last Friday provoked controversy when discussing Italy's overseas players "Media reports concerning alleged racist comments by one of the presidential candidates for the Italian FA …

Posted on 28 July 2014 | 5:36 pm

FIFA seeks investigation of Tavecchio remarks

ZURICH (AP) — FIFA wants the Italian soccer federation to open an investigation into alleged racist comments by presidential candidate Carlo Tavecchio.

Posted on 28 July 2014 | 4:57 pm

FIFA seeks probe into racist remarks by Italian

ZURICH (AP) — FIFA asked the Italian football federation on Monday to open an investigation into alleged racist comments by Carlo Tavecchio, a leading candidate for the presidency of the national body.

Posted on 28 July 2014 | 4:44 pm