2022 World Cup
Oct 21, 2014, 8:23 AM EDT
Harold Mayne-Nicholls’ plan would be a boon for US television viewers, but would it sit well with the players?
Oct 7, 2014, 8:34 AM EDT
Should the Winter Olympics be moved to accommodate a winter World Cup? The head of Europe’s top clubs thinks so.
Sep 25, 2014, 6:10 PM EDT
His weighing in on — or decision not to oppose the release of — the Garcia report is a decent-size step in getting the information out there.
Sep 24, 2014, 11:08 AM EDT
Gulati: “If we’re going to truly support the idea of transparency and change within FIFA, it has to be made public in the truest meaning of the word.”
Sep 22, 2014, 1:38 PM EDT
Zwanziger: “Medics say they cannot accept responsibility with a World Cup taking place under these conditions.”
Sep 22, 2014, 12:30 PM EDT
A report documenting FIFA’s internal investigation into alleged World Cup bidding corruption will not be published.
Sep 9, 2014, 11:23 AM EDT
Awesome news all around, as Sepp Blatter has assured the International Olympic Committee that a winter World Cup in 2022 wouldn’t clash with the Games.
Sep 9, 2014, 7:51 AM EDT
A British authority representative had transferred a message from Upadhyaya to his family saying: “I am well, I have been well looked after and I will be home soon.”
Jul 21, 2014, 3:45 PM EDT
The findings were due in late July, but will have to wait. Will Qatar and Russia hold onto their World Cup hosting duties?
Jul 19, 2014, 4:13 PM EDT
Through the wonders of Civilization 5, you can exploit migrant workers, too.
Jun 24, 2014, 10:39 PM EDT
The former president took his frustrations out in his Zurich hotel room.
Jun 13, 2014, 1:06 PM EDT
It’s one of the last things FIFA needs during the opening of a World Cup, as soccer’s governing body is far from covering itself in glory.
Jun 9, 2014, 2:47 PM EDT
“It really makes me sad,” Blatter said (Cue: “Total Eclipse of the Heart”).
Jun 8, 2014, 4:18 PM EDT
Major sponsors have told FIFA they expect a thorough investigation of the corruption allegations, but it would seem all they really want is good publicity.
Jun 5, 2014, 10:12 PM EDT
Wondering why FIFA’s taking its time? Because the governing body’s case may need to be strong enough to convince a judge.
Jun 2, 2014, 8:09 PM EDT
With findings due June 9, FIFA’s chief ethics investigator won’t have time to consider new reports.
May 16, 2014, 6:53 AM EDT
The FIFA president admits a mistake was made in awarding the 2022 World Cup to Qatar – but his reasoning may surprise you.
May 13, 2014, 10:35 AM EDT
ProSoccerTalk was part of a conference call with CONCACAF president and FIFA vice president Jeffrey Webb on Tuesday morning.
Mar 19, 2014, 2:50 PM EDT
As allegations of corruption continue to hover over FIFA, their exec. committee will now be under scrutiny:
Feb 16, 2014, 9:51 AM EDT
On the heels of a human rights report counting the death toll at 400 immigrant workers already, there may be some grumblings within FIFA to move the venue before it’s too late.
Jan 14, 2014, 1:30 PM EDT
Blatter believes a compromise can be found, as tensions rise across FIFA’s exec. committee:
Nov 17, 2013, 5:14 PM EDT
Among other abuses, 90 percent of Qatar’s 1.35 million foreign workers have their passports withheld by employers.
Sep 19, 2013, 12:08 PM EDT
54 European football federations have agreed it would be “impossible” to stage the 2022 World Cup in Qatar during the summer.
Sep 17, 2013, 8:17 PM EDT
Shocking news, more people are angry at FIFA for moving the 2022 World Cup to the winter. Especially when there’s a LOT of money involved.
Sep 9, 2013, 11:53 PM EDT
FIFA’s president became the latest person to use “mistake” in reference to Qatar 2022, though a solution to the climate problem seems close.
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