Tuesday, September 15th 2015 - 09:51 UTC

US and Switzerland anticipate further charges in FIFA's bribery investigation

Based on US cooperation with the Swiss attorney general’s office, Lynch said: “We do anticipate pursuing additional charges against individuals and entities.”

United States Attorney General Loretta Lynch won’t say if outgoing president Sepp Blatter is a target of an expanding probe into FIFA corruption, but anticipated she expects more charges against “individuals and entities”.

Thursday, September 10th 2015 - 08:14 UTC

Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein makes official his bid to head FIFA and slams Platini

“Ten months ago, I was the only person who dared to challenge Mr. Blatter for the presidency of FIFA. I ran because I believe that FIFA needs change”.

Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein of Jordan wastes no time in slamming Michel Platini as he announces his bid to succeed Sepp Blatter as head of world football's governing body. After hinting at a second run for the FIFA presidency at the Soccerex Global Convention in Manchester on Monday, the Jordanian officially launched his campaign on Wednesday in Amman.

Monday, September 7th 2015 - 17:57 UTC

Prime beef for Uruguay's national rugby team Los Teros during the World Cup

INAC has a long established policy of supporting Uruguay's national football teams with prime beef; this time the support is extensive to Los Teros

Uruguay's national rugby team Los Teros which will be participating in World Cup in England later this year, will be provided with Uruguay's world-class prime beef to be supplied by the National Meat Institute of Uruguay, INAC.

Monday, August 31st 2015 - 06:43 UTC

Uruguayan youngster faces Dutch challenge

Dutch Champions PSV persuaded 20-year old Pereiro to sign a 5-year contract last July. In the picture with Patrick Watts

By Patrick Watts in Eindhoven. - 20 year old Uruguayan sensation Gaston Periero is loving every minute of his new footballing career in the city of Eindhoven, where he now plays for the Netherlands Champions PSV before crowds of 50,000 fanatical supporters.

Wednesday, August 26th 2015 - 05:47 UTC

Blatter says he is 'clean' and denies systematic bribery in FIFA

“FIFA is not corrupt. There’s not general organized corruption” said Blatter, ”there's no corruption in football, there's corruption with individuals”

With FIFA reeling from the most damaging corruption crisis in its 111-year history, (14 FIFA officials and marketing executives were indicted by US justice authorities in May over a $150 million bribery scandal), Sepp Blatter denied that FIFA was corrupt to the core.

Tuesday, August 18th 2015 - 15:15 UTC

Chung wants to clean FIFA; accuses Blatter-Platini of father-son relation

''The real reason FIFA has become such a corrupt organization is because the same person and his cronies have been running it for 40 years”, Chung said.

Honorary FIFA vice president Chung Mong-Joon says he will clean the sport of football if elected president of FIFA. Chung blames the previous president Sepp Blatter for the recent corruption scandals which have cast shadows over the sport and its organizing body.

Friday, August 7th 2015 - 07:10 UTC

UK embassy farewell for Uruguay's rugby team Los Teros that will be disputing the World Cup

Ambassador Lyster-Binns and The Teros team that will be playing some warm-up matches in Japan, before the world tournament in England and Wales

British Ambassador, Ben Lyster-Binns, gave a farewell for the Uruguayan Rugby Team, Los Teros, before they leave for the World Cup in England and Wales from 18 September.

Thursday, August 6th 2015 - 03:47 UTC

Rio 2016: The greatest sport festivity in the heart of Brazil

On 5 August 2016, we will light with the Olympic flame, our passion for sport, and host the flag bearing the five interlocking rings

By Dilma Rousseff (*) - We are still one year away from it, but Brazil's heart is already beating faster.The generous Brazilian heart leaps up when confronted with two of its passions -- welcoming people from all over the world and competing with enthusiasm and fair play in a superb sport performance.

Saturday, August 1st 2015 - 10:00 UTC

FIFA corruption: Argentine indicted businessman pleads not guilty in US court

 Burzaco is one of nine soccer officials and five marketing executives accused by the US Justice of exploiting the sport through bribes of more than $150 million

The former chairman of an Argentina-based sports marketing business, one of 14 people indicted in a corruption case that has rattled the soccer world's governing body FIFA, pleaded not guilty in US federal court on Friday.

Friday, July 31st 2015 - 05:44 UTC

Ex-Top Gear team will front a new motoring program with Amazon Prime

Clarkson's contract was not renewed following an “unprovoked physical attack” on a Top Gear producer. His co-hosts then followed him in leaving the show.

Former BBC' Top Gear hosts Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May have signed up to present a new show on Amazon's streaming video service. The trio will front three series of a new motoring program for Amazon Prime, with the first season to be made available worldwide in 2016.


Get Email News Reports!

Get our news right on your inbox.
Subscribe Now!