Latest Sepp Blatter Stories

2015-04-17 00:20:56

CONCACAF President Jeffrey Webb Re-Elected Unopposed to Second Term NASSAU, Bahamas, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean

2014-06-06 20:21:10

RIO DE JANEIRO, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Explosive new videos on alleged FIFA corruption from Andrew Jennings British investigative journalist Andrew Jennings has released exclusive stories on the

2010-08-25 09:55:00

MANCHESTER, England, August 25, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Punters have supported England's 2018 World Cup Bid with their wallets and the 1966 World Champions are now 4/5 favourites to host the tournament. FIFA officials are currently in England inspecting stadiums and transport facilities and the punters obviously believe the delegation have been impressed. Betfred spokesman Mark Pearson, "Punters are only backing one bid and that's England's so we've had to cut the price after a...

2009-10-15 02:00:00

ZURICH, Switzerland, October 15 /PRNewswire/ -- FIFA will hold a two-day Medical Conference in Zurich on 17 and 18 October 2009.

2006-07-12 05:46:45

ROME (Reuters) - Zinedine Zidane's head-butt on Italy's Marco Materazzi in the World Cup final might cost him the tournament's Golden Ball award, FIFA president Sepp Blatter hinted in an interview published on Wednesday.

2006-07-09 21:06:39

By Mitch Phillips BERLIN (Reuters) - For many people the abiding memory of the 2006 World Cup will be the diving, cheating and feigning of injury that has permeated the tournament and held football up to ridicule in the eyes of other contact sports.

2006-06-19 07:22:19

By Mike Collett BERLIN (Reuters) - FIFA will not consider using video evidence or other goal-line technology to determine if a goal has been scored until it is 100 percent reliable, spokesman Markus Siegler said on Monday.

2006-06-18 10:21:24

By Mark Trevelyan BERLIN (Reuters) - Croatia and Japan took turns to throw away chances in a hard-fought goalless draw on Sunday that hit both teams' hopes of reaching the last 16 at the World Cup.

2006-06-17 17:13:45

By Mike Collett BERLIN (Reuters) - A member of FIFA's executive committee has admitted selling World Cup tickets at three times their face value and has been ordered to leave Germany as soon as possible, world soccer's governing body said on Saturday.

2006-06-12 07:33:33

BERLIN (Reuters) - FIFA has strongly denied allegations of bribery and corruption made in the BBC television programme Panorama on Sunday night.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.