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FIFA files criminal complaint in bid case

GENEVA - The latest twist in FIFA's World Cup bid corruption case has landed...desk of Switzerland's attorney general.FIFA filed a "criminal complaint" against...The unexpected move comes five days after FIFA had welcomed a "degree of closure" on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-11-18/fifa-files-criminal-
FIFA will review corruption probe

GENEVA - FIFA will further review the 2018 and 2022 World...and Qatar back in question.The head of FIFA's auditing committee will examine the...decide whether to turn over any evidence to FIFA's executive committee. The decision to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-11-20/fifa-will-review-corruption-probe
FIFA prosecutor has difficult decision regarding summary

...Garcia faces a difficult decision after FIFA released a summary of his investigation...case that is being called a whitewash.FIFA critics say Garcia needs to take a stand...public rift with his co-chairman on the FIFA Ethics Com mittee, German judge Joachim...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-11-17/fifa-prosecutor-has-
FIFA-Russia relations hit snag

GENEVA - Relations between FIFA and its next World Cup host, Russia...President Vladimir Putin sat next to FIFA President Sepp Blatter at the World Cup...clubs and expensive new stadiums for FIFA's flagship tournament.Attempts by the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-19/fifa-russia-relation
Cheers, jeers await FIFA president Sepp Blatter at World Cup

GENEVA - The two sides of being FIFA President Sepp Blatter are on display just...should ask for, and get, consent from 209 FIFA member federation bosses to seek another...Cup held in Brazil last June.The fact FIFA pays no tax to Brazil's public finances...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-27/cheers-jeers-await-f
FIFA VP Issa Hayatou denies allegations of corruption in Qatar's World Cup bid

FIFA vice president and African football head Issa...against its longtime president and one of FIFA's senior officials "fanciful" and "ridiculous...Qatari official Mohamed bin Hammam, once a FIFA vice president himself, had targeted Hayatou...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-02/fifa-vp-issa-hayatou
FIFA has no plans to move 2018 World Cup from Russia

GENEVA - FIFA rejected calls to move the 2018 World Cup...travel for more individuals and businesses.FIFA said in a statement it "deplores any form...most effective ways to solve problems," FIFA said, adding that global attention on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-25/fifa-has-no-plans-move-2018-world
FIFA won't act on play on Neymar

FIFA will not take action against the Colombia...and ended the Brazil star's World Cup.FIFA said its disciplinary panel "cannot consider...Rio de Janeiro, the hotel used by senior FIFA officials during the World Cup.Whelan was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-07/fifa-wont-act-play-neymar
Uruguay's Luis Suarez banned for four months by FIFA

...best players in the world, was banned by FIFA from all football for four months on Thursday...handed out to a player at the World Cup. FIFA also fined Suarez $112,000.Suarez...football pitch and in particular not at a FIFA World Cup, when the eyes of millions of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-26/uruguays-luis-suarez
FIFA broadcast chief says video technology already in place to help judge offside calls

RIO DE JANEIRO - FIFA's fast-changing views on video review...technology is already there to do it whenever FIFA wants to change the rules."If the policy...Tellier told reporters on the sidelines of a FIFA briefing on World Cup broadcasting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-15/fifa-broadcast-chief