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U.S. booted out of World Cup after stunning loss to Trinidad

Oct 11, 2017 - 3:04 PM

A sportswriter says the shock defeat, which denied them a World Cup ticket for the first time since 1986, as "most surreal and embarrassing night in US soccer history"

KNOCKED OUT. The heavy 2-1 loss knocks the USMNT out of the World Cup 2018. Photo by Abraham Diaz/AFP

U.S., Mexico, Canada issue joint bid for 2026 World Cup

Apr 11, 2017 - 3:39 AM

A bid to become to the first 3 way co hosts in the history of the World Cup is announced in New York

WORLD CUP. Germany's Mario Gotze scores the lone goal of the 2014 World Cup final. Photo by Diego Azubel/EPA

Hasil kualifikasi Piala Dunia 2018: Inggris kalahkan Skotlandia, Perancis unggul

Nov 12, 2016 - 2:37 PM

Sementara di Zona CONCACAF Meksiko kalahkan AS 2 1

Kapten Inggris Wayne Rooney merayakan kemenangan Inggris atas Skotlandia. Foto oleh Ian Kington / AFP.

Kualifikasi Piala Dunia 2018: Pertarungan zona Amerika Selatan dimulai

Oct 08, 2015 - 5:14 PM

Ada 3 laga yang patut disimak

PIALA DUNIA. Tim nasional Brazil berlatih di San Carlos de Apoquindi Stadium di Santiago, Chile, 7 Oktober 2015. Brazil akan menghadapi Chile pada 8 Oktober untuk babak kualifikasi zona Amerika Selatan sebelum Piala Dunia di Rusia 2018. Foto oleh Mario Ruiz/EPA

Ex-FIFA official Warner faces December extradition case

Sep 25, 2015 - 11:13 PM

Former FIFA executive Jack Warner will face an extradition hearing in December after authorities in Trinidad and Tobago quashed attempts to have the case against him tossed out

EXTRADITION. This file photo taken on July 9, 2015 shows former FIFA vice president Jack Warner (C) leaving the Port-of-Spain Magistrates Court in Trinidad following his second appearance on an extradition request filed by the United States Justice Department. Photo by Alva Viarruel/AFP

Russia prepares for World Cup draw amidst FIFA crisis

Jul 24, 2015 - 10:11 AM

The draw will involve 141 national sides from all but the Asian Football Confederation as their qualification process has already begun

Men walk along a hall close to the Constantine (Konstantinovsky) Palace in St. Petersburg on July 22, 2015, where the Preliminary draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup will be held on July 25. Photo by Olga Maltseva/AFP

FIFA faces long struggle to pass reforms

Jul 22, 2015 - 12:44 PM

The person who will head up the task force aimed at fine tuning crucial reforms for FIFA could still face stiff opposition

FIFA's outgoing president Sepp Blatter announced that an 11-strong task force would prepare reforms including limits on terms for leaders, tougher background checks on executive committee members and the publication of salaries of top officials. Photo by Steffen Schmidt/EPA

Swiss prosecutors probe 53 'suspicious' transactions in FIFA case

Jun 17, 2015 - 5:22 PM

Attorney general Michael Lauber says the cases have been reported under Switzerland s anti money laundering alert mechanism

EYE ON FIFA. Swiss attorney General Michael Lauber speaks during a press conference on June 17, 2015 in Bern. Fabrice Coffrini/AFP

Football: Computer data seized at FIFA HQ

Jun 11, 2015 - 10:57 AM

Swiss authorities are investigating the 2010 FIFA vote that awarded the 2018 World Cup to Russia and the 2022 tournament to Qatar

View of the FIFA logo at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland, 19 March 2010 Alessandro della Bella/EPA

Russia, Qatar may lose World Cups 'if bribery found'

Jun 08, 2015 - 10:52 AM

The comments by the head of FIFA s auditing and compliance committee come as bribery claims mount against disgraced former FIFA vice president Jack Warner

CENTER OF CONTROVERSY. The FIFA logo at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland, 14 November 2014. Walter Bieri/EPA