Fifa and Sepp Blatter have thumbed their nose at world football for years as a small band of men have manipulated the game's governing body, enriching themselves in the process of deciding where the lucrative World Cup should be staged every four years. Show More Summary
The Sunday Times published an apt cartoon on the contempt that Sepp Blatter and FIFA are held in today with their reputations in the toilet. Surprise Winners (15/07/14) Germany won the World Cup the other night and deservedly so, with...Show More Summary
The marathon has only just begun. CONMEBOL kicked off qualification for the 2018 FIFA World Cup with a full slate of five matches on Thursday across South America. Over the next two years, the 10 teams involved will fight for four automatic...Show More Summary
Live updates: 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying—CONMEBOL Join us for live updates from all the day's South American qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Below is a list of Thursday's games: Bolivia vs. Uruguay, 9 p.m. BST (4 p.m. ET) Colombia vs. Show More Summary
Less than a week after four major sponsors called for embattled FIFA president Sepp Blatter to resign immediately, the global soccer organization, which stages the World Cup competition, has suspended its leader for 90 days. The move...Show More Summary
Germany's lengthy list of players to choose from for any given international squad is unrivalled in European football, especially given a significant number of those players recently lifted the FIFA World Cup. The Republic of Ireland...Show More Summary
A few days ago EA Sports released a new video featuring NBA superstar Kobe Bryant taking on America World Cup winner Alex Morgan in a game of FIFA 16. Morgan, being generous, allowed Black Mamba to play as the USA Women’s team, while the US soccer star played with Canada. Show More Summary
Remember last summer when Rihanna said she was rooting for Germany at the 2014 FIFA World Cup? And remember how she partied with Die Mannschaft when they actually won? Well, it turns out that RiRi’s interest in German soccer dudes wasn’t just some passing thing. She still has a thing for them. And she proved […]
Norwegian satirical channel NRK Humour have produced a spoof trailer for the ‘FIFA 2022: Qatar World Cup Edition’ video game, which features many controversial in game options. Along with attempting to stop players dying of dehydration...Show More Summary
The Hong Kong Football Association (HKFA) has been fined 40,000 HKD after fans booed the Chinese national anthem during some recent World Cup qualifying matches. [ more › ]
Russian engineers will be provided with all the state support they need to develop a Russian-made driverless vehicle in time for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, according to Russian Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich.
Russian engineers will be provided with all forms of state support possible toward developing a Russian-made driverless vehicle in time for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, according to Russian Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich.
The U.S. and Mexico both fell one spot in October's FIFA world rankings, with Mexico dropping to 27th, two places ahead of the U.S. The two nations square off Oct. 10 at the Rose Bowl in the CONCACAF Cup playoff, which will decide the region's representative in the prestigious Confederations Cup...
In 2010, when Spain were crowned the FIFA World Cup winners after a display of slick, possession football held every opponent at arm’s length, a flurry of chairmen privately resolved: “I want to emulate that at my club.” Having watched...Show More Summary
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 11: Alexi Lalas, soccer studio analyst and U.S. Men's National Team defender during the 1994 FIFA World Cup, speaks onstage during the '2013 FIFA World Cup on ESPN' panel discussion at the ESPN portion of the 2014 Winter Television Critics Association tour at the Langham Hotel [...]
ZURICH — Four years after stepping down in disgrace, former FIFA vice president Jack Warner was banned from soccer for life on Tuesday, accused of repeated acts of bribery related to World Cup bidding votes. Warner, a long-time allyShow More Summary
Welcome to Bleacher Report's Weekly Why, a place where we discuss world football's biggest questions that may go neglected and/or avoided. Ranging from the jovial to the melancholic, no subject matter is deemed off limits. Why Does Qatar...Show More Summary
Ever since he burst onto the international stage with an electric performance at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, fans of the United States men's national team have awaited the next big step in DeAndre Yedlin's career on the pitch. After not...Show More Summary
FIFA Confirm Winter Dates For 2022 Qatar World Cup - originally posted on Soccerlens.com FIFA have confirmed the schedule for the 2022 World cup, which will begin on the 21st November and end on 18th December. Amidst all of the uncertainty regarding this World Cup, the news at least provides some clarity. However, the … Read More ? From Soccerlens.com - Football News
When the United States stampeded over Japan 5–2 on Sunday to claim the Women’s World Cup trophy for the third time, it was a victory 16 years in the making. The triumph was the first American title since 1999, and Carli Lloyd’s teamShow More Summary