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Moscow will send an invitation to FIFA President Sepp Blatter and UEFA president Michel Platini to the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup and the 2018 World Cup to be held in Russia despite their suspension from sport amid a corruption investigation, Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko said Sunday.
Jim Furyk was No. 7 in the world, No. 9 in the FedEx Cup standings and already assured a spot on the Presidents Cup team when he tied for fourth in the Deutsche Bank Championship for his seventh top 10 of the year.
Stan Bowman’s time at the helm of the Chicago Blackhawks has been pretty much all that any fan could ask for. The club has won three Stanley Cups over the vice president and general manager's tenure and stands a good chance of taking home a fourth championship. Show More Summary
A Russian protest group believes revelations that President Vladimir Putin “probably” approved the murder of Alexander Litvinenko will fuel calls to strip the country of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. The group, which calls itself “X Soviet,” was formed in response to the imprisonment of anti-government protester Ildar Dadin on December 7, 2015. Show More Summary
The World Cup is set to go through a few significant changes if Gianni Infantino, one of the four candidates as president of FIFA, is elected as head of the football organization. One of Infantino’s key plans is to increase expenditures for football development from 20 percent to 50 percent. Show More Summary
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that Russian President Vladimir Putin and Emir of Qatar Tamim bin Hamad Thani reiterated the mutual commitment to a very close cooperation in the context of the World Championships in Russia in 2018 and Qatar in 2022.
The general secretary of the European football governing body and one of five eligible candidates for the FIFA presidency, Gianni Infantino, said Friday he wanted to focus on holding the "best World Cup ever" in Russia and Qatar, if elected next month.
Yesterday, Mike Huckabee released a list of "Conservative Christian and family values leaders" who are endorsing him for President.There's a strategic aspect to this I just don't get. Endorsements are supposed to help you persuade people who are on the fence. Show More Summary
German Football Association's (DFB) interim President Rainer Koch said that the German 2006 FIFA World Cup award took place at a time when the FIFA was certainly corrupt in many parts and was simply not possible to get a World Cup in a fair sporting way.
Uruguay will bid to mark the centenary of its triumph in the first football World Cup by hosting the 2030 tournament jointly with rival Argentina, the countries’ presidents said Thursday. Argentina’s new President Mauricio Macri was visiting neighboring Uruguay to warm up relations that cooled under his predecessor Cristina Kirchner. […]
Spanish media expressed skepticism Tuesday about the prospects for Zinedine Zidane as Real Madrid coach after his sensational appointment. All said that Real president Florentino Perez was taking a risk naming the French World Cup “legend” who has no experience running a team of superstars. Perez announced Monday that the […]
Over the past six seasons, a veritable who’s who of the comedic world -- including Louis C.K., Will Ferrell, Sarah Silverman, Larry David and Chris Rock -- have joined Jerry Seinfeld for a ride and a cup of joe in the Crackle seriesShow More Summary
Suspended International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) president Joseph Blatter said that during his tenure World Cup hosting rights were awarded according to government recommendations.
President Obama will join Jerry Seinfeld for a drive, a cup of coffee and a wide-ranging chat on the first episode of the seventh season of the stand-up's web series, "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee."
The Washington Post reports, President Obama will join Jerry Seinfeld for a drive, a cup of coffee and a wide-ranging chat on the first episode of the seventh season of the stand-up's web series, "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee."
South American champions River Plate have issued an official apology to Lionel Messi and Barcelona after the player was reportedly spat at by the club's supporters in the aftermath of their Club World Cup final. The club's president,...Show More Summary
Javier Mascherano has been approached by former club River Plate to rejoin their ranks after Barcelona defeated the famous Argentinian outfit in the FIFA Club World Cup final. Fox Sports (h/t Marca ) quoted River president Rodolfo D'Onofrio...Show More Summary
Leave it to the father of two teenage girls to confront the presumption that women are the weaker sex when it comes to sports. When President Obama welcomed the World Cup champion U.S. women's soccer team to the White House this fall by saying "playing like a girl means you're a badass," his became...
Instead of attending the Women’s World Cup in the highly extraditable country of Canada this summer, outgoing FIFA president Sepp Blatter visited the safe haven that is Russia, where he was feted by President Vladimir Putin. He said this: “We all know the situation developing around Mr Blatter right now. I don’t want to go […]