Swiss place FIFA President Sepp Blatter under criminial investigation

ZURICH - FIFA President Sepp Blatter was placed under...criminal mismanagement and misappropriation of FIFA money. Authorities also searched Blatter's...seized data.The announcements came as FIFA wrapped up a two-day executive committee...

US Attorney General expects more arrests in FIFA probe

ZURICH - FIFA and embattled President Sepp Blatter faced...individuals and entities," Lynch said in FIFA's home city, citing unspecified new evidence...laundering appears equally threatening to FIFA and its soon-departing president.Swiss...

Prince Ali believes he can win fresh FIFA presidential poll

...Monday that he would be standing for the FIFA presidency again."If the election is...manifesto for the May election.The former FIFA vice president said favorite Michel Platini...key supporter before the May election."FIFA is in a crisis right now and we need a...

Jordan's Prince Ali announces bid to run for FIFA president

...al-Hussein, of Jordan, is running for FIFA president, saying Wednesday he will fight...shift some decision-making powers from FIFA headquarters in Zurich to national football...match-fixing."The prince ran in the previous FIFA election in May, denying long-time incumbent...

Sepp Blatter defies calls from sponsors to resign

Sepp Blatter defied calls from FIFA sponsors Budweiser, Coca-Cola, McDonald's and Visa on Friday to quit immediately as president of world soccer's governing body rather than clinging on until the emergency election in February.

American Chuck Blazer banned for life by FIFA

...GENEVA - Chuck Blazer was banned for life by FIFA's ethics committee on Thursday for widespread...was a formality after Blazer, a former FIFA executive committee member, pleaded guilty...May by United States federal agencies.FIFA's ethics panel made its ruling using...

Detained FIFA official is extradited to the US

GENEVA - Former FIFA Vice President Jeffrey Webb has been extradited...Central America and the Caribbean, and a FIFA vice president at the time of his arrest...Justice Department in May, including former FIFA vice president Jack Warner, who is resisting...

FIFA bans former World Cup inspector

The official chosen by FIFA to inspect 2018 and 2022 World Cup hosting...years Monday for breaking ethics rules.FIFA's ethics committee gave no reason for...appeal to higher courts established in FIFA statutes and TAS (Court of Arbitration...

FIFA's ethics committee wants to end secrecy on t accused officials

FIFA's ethics committee wants to lift secrecy...identified and keep case details private.FIFA prosecutor Cornel Borbely and judge Joachim...proceedings."Strict secrecy imposed by FIFA's executive committee meant years-long...

Prince says FIFA cannot be credible until Blatter leaves

GENEVA - FIFA cannot make credible changes in the last...Jordanian prince also doubted the worth of FIFA's in-house reforms task force which...who described Platini as "not good for FIFA" when the UEFA president launched his campaign...