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Governments tried to sway FIFA World Cup votes: Sepp Blatter – Sydney Morning Herald


Sydney Morning Herald

Governments tried to sway FIFA World Cup votes: Sepp Blatter
Sydney Morning Herald
FIFA president Sepp Blatter has claimed the presidents of both France and Germany applied political pressure before the 2018 and 2022 World Cups were awarded to Russia and Qatar. Blatter told German newspaper Welt am Sonntag that "there were two …
FIFA president: French, German presidents tried influence World Cup voteFox News
Blatter Says Germany and France Pressured FIFAGazette Review
Blatter: governments tried swaying votesFox Sports
FOXSports.com
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Posted on 5 July 2015 | 2:28 am

Want to Fix FIFA? Hire Women – Daily Beast


Daily Beast

Want to Fix FIFA? Hire Women
Daily Beast
Countless studies say women are less corruptible in positions of power than their male counterparts. Only one woman serves on the executive board at an an almost comically corrupt FIFA. There's never been a better time for a female head of world soccer.
Africa's soccer strongman a candidate for FIFA president?Yahoo Sports
Daily Planet: Canada's World Cup gets rave reviews despite FIFA scandalCalgary Sun
FIFA deflects criticism about absence of Blatter from Women's World Cup finalFirstpost
Business Insider
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Posted on 5 July 2015 | 2:01 am

Germany Vs. England 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup Recap: The Lioness Beat … – Latin Times


Latin Times

Germany Vs. England 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup Recap: The Lioness Beat
Latin Times
The third place game for the FIFA Women's World Cup 2015 took place at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton on Saturday, when England faced Germany. The No. 1 ranked team in the world was coming of a 2-0 defeat to the United States and needed to …
FIFA Women's World Cup: England takes bronze over GermanyCBC.ca
England beats Germany 1-0 for third place at FIFA Women's World CupGlobalnews.ca
Watch 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup Third-Place Playoff Live: England vs International Business Times, India Edition
OregonLive.com -FIFA.com
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Posted on 4 July 2015 | 11:31 pm

US sends presidential delegation to FIFA final in Vancouver – CBC.ca


CBC.ca

US sends presidential delegation to FIFA final in Vancouver
CBC.ca
U.S. Vice-President Joe Biden will be in Vancouver to cheer the Americans on against reigning champions Japan in the FIFA Women's World Cup Final on Sunday. U.S. President Barack Obama announced Saturday he would send a presidential delegation …
FIFA Women's World Cup Nsekera: Canada 2015 should serve as an inspirationFIFA.com
Women's World Cup: bigger, better – but still treated as the poor relationThe Guardian
FIFA Announces Shortlists for FIFA Women's World Cup 2015 AwardsU.S. Soccer (press release) (registration) (blog)
Firstpost -OregonLive.com
all 922 news articles »

Posted on 4 July 2015 | 9:20 pm

Disgraced ex FIFA vice president Jack Warner hires Myra Hindley’s lawyer to … – Mirror.co.uk


Mirror.co.uk

Disgraced ex FIFA vice president Jack Warner hires Myra Hindley's lawyer to
Mirror.co.uk
Disgraced former FIFA vice-president Jack Warner has hired the lawyer who represented Myra Hindley in his bid to avoid extradition to the USA. Warner has been indicted by the US justice department on eight counts of football related corruption and is

Posted on 4 July 2015 | 3:20 pm

Hulk goes nuts playing FIFA – ESPN FC (blog)


ESPN FC (blog)

Hulk goes nuts playing FIFA
ESPN FC (blog)
Last week we saw just how destructive Hulk can be on the pitch when one of his rapier-like shots appeared to make a ball disintegrate, and another sent the Zenit St Petersburg goalkeeper through the back of the net. Now the latest bit of Zenit camera

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Posted on 4 July 2015 | 3:08 pm

Liverpool’s Jordan Henderson neck-and-neck with Tottenham’s Harry Kane for … – Evening Standard


Evening Standard

Liverpool's Jordan Henderson neck-and-neck with Tottenham's Harry Kane for
Evening Standard
Liverpool's Jordan Henderson neck-and-neck with Tottenham's Harry Kane for FIFA 16 cover spot as Lebron James backs Reds star. Stolen a march: Jordan Henderson looks on course to win the FIFA 16 cover vote. Tom Dutton. Published: 04 July 2015.
LeBron James backs Liverpool's Henderson for FIFA 16 coverGoal.com
LeBron James joins campaign to get Jordan Henderson on FIFA 16 UK coverDaily Mail
LeBron James backs Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson to be on the cover of The Independent
Soccerway -Bleacher Report -Eurosport.co.uk
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Posted on 4 July 2015 | 1:48 pm

FIFA vice-president charged by police in new fraud case – SkySports


SkySports

FIFA vice-president charged by police in new fraud case
SkySports
The 50-year-old already faces an extradition request from the United States over allegations that millions of dollars were paid in bribes in FIFA's selection process to host World Cups and other major tournaments. Webb's associate Canover Watson, a
FIFA's Webb charged in Cayman Island's corruption case: mediaReuters
Football – FIFA's Webb charged in Cayman Island's corruption case-mediaYahoo Eurosport UK

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Posted on 4 July 2015 | 9:22 am

‘Fifa must tackle Iran’s ban on women watching football’ – The Guardian (blog)


The Guardian (blog)

'Fifa must tackle Iran's ban on women watching football'
The Guardian (blog)
Barring women from entering football stadiums is a violation of article three of the Fifa statutes, its governing document, which states: “Discrimination of any kind against any Country, private person or group of people on account of race, skin colour

Posted on 4 July 2015 | 12:40 am

US asks Switzerland to extradite seven Fifa officials – The Guardian


The Guardian

US asks Switzerland to extradite seven Fifa officials
The Guardian
The officials – who include Fifa vice-presidents Jeffrey Webb and Eugenio Figueredo – may face months in detention while the requests are processed. The Swiss Federal Office of Justice (FOJ) said they can take legal challenges to extradition all the
Fifa arrests: US asks Switzerland to extradite officialsBBC News
US requests extradition of 7 FIFA officialsESPN FC
USA requests extraditions of 'Fifa seven'Telegraph.co.uk
USA TODAY -BT.com -Reuters
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Posted on 2 July 2015 | 8:07 am

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2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup Final schedule: USA vs Japan TV time, preview, can team US do it

2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup Final schedule: USA vs Japan TV time, preview, can team US do it – USA is set to face Japan in the final of Women’s World Cup 2015 soccer tournament on Sunday and the question is – can team USA do it? To answer let’s take a …

Posted on 4 July 2015 | 10:35 pm

FIFA Women’s World Cup is a TV ratings bonanza and then some

ESPN’s celebration of a one-hour special to mark the 25th anniversary of “Outside The Lines” (Tuesday, 4 p.m.) gives host Bob Ley a chance to catch his breath and look back at the body of work they have put together as the network’s most thoughtful …

Posted on 4 July 2015 | 10:26 pm

LeBron James votes on FIFA 16 cover, endorses Liverpool captain

LeBron James took a break from his free agency and monitoring of the Cleveland Cavaliers roster to show some support with a different team he’s invested in. James posted his choice in the FIFA 16 UK cover vote on Facebook earlier this week, endorsing …

Posted on 4 July 2015 | 9:36 pm

FIFA president Sepp Blatter says French and German presidents tried to influence World Cup vote

BERLIN (AP) — FIFA president Sepp Blatter said in a Sunday newspaper interview that French and German presidents applied political pressure before the 2018 and 2022 World Cups were awarded to Russia and Qatar, respectively. Blatter told Welt am Sonntag …

Posted on 4 July 2015 | 9:22 pm

Want to Fix FIFA? Hire Women

Countless studies say women are less corruptible in positions of power than their male counterparts. Only one woman serves on the executive board at an an almost comically corrupt FIFA. There’s never been a better time for a female head of world soccer.

Posted on 4 July 2015 | 8:57 pm

FIFA Announces Shortlists for FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015 Awards

The #USWNT will face Japan in the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup Final on Sunday. Prior to the match, FIFA announced the shortlists of tournament awards highlighted by four United States Women’s National Team players along with three players from the …

Posted on 4 July 2015 | 2:05 pm

2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup final schedule: Team USA vs Japan TV time, revenge in the air

Around a month has passed since we are seeing nothing but football. Three major tournaments have been undergoing for the last one month. FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015, Copa America 2015 besides of course Euro Under 21 tournament. Though all the tournaments …

Posted on 4 July 2015 | 11:57 am

Africa’s soccer strongman a candidate for FIFA president?

FILE – In this May 27, 2015, file photo, two persons are reflected in the FIFA logo at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland. The United States has submitted a formal request for Switzerland to extradite seven FIFA officials arrested as part of a …

Posted on 4 July 2015 | 11:27 am

FIFA’s Webb charged in Cayman Island’s corruption case: media

Suspended FIFA vice-president and CONCACAF president Jeffrey Webb, already facing charges in football’s global bribery scandal, has now been charged in a healthcare fraud case in his native Cayman Islands, local media reported on Friday. Cayman authorities …

Posted on 4 July 2015 | 1:00 am

FIFA Women’s World Cup: Japan and US set up exciting final rematch

The United States arrive at the Women’s World Cup final battle-hardened and seeking revenge, while Japan enter Sunday’s match determined to retain the trophy they denied the Americans four years ago. It all adds up to a spicy finale to the global showcase …

Posted on 3 July 2015 | 9:48 pm