Blatter’s FIFA: Growth, Scandals

- June 3, 2015

He’s on the way out after 17 years of overseeing soccer’s world body FIFA, but Sepp Blatter’s legacy – growth and scandal – might yet be tainted further.

N.Y. Cosmos Beat Cuba, 4-1

- June 3, 2015

The N.Y. Cosmos defeated Cuba’s national team 4-1 on June 2, the first visit by a US pro team since a detente effort began last December.

Embattled FIFA Chief Blatter Quitting

- June 2, 2015

FIFA President Sepp Blatter will resign from soccer’s governing body amid a widening corruption scandal and promised June 2 to call for fresh elections.

FIFA Corruption Bribe Scandal Grows

- June 2, 2015

FIFA defended its second-in-command on June 2 by distancing him from claims he helped authorize $10 million in bribes for World Cup bidding votes.

N.Y. Cosmos Ready For Cuba Game

- June 1, 2015

Soccer’s New York Cosmos on June 2 will become the first U.S. professional team to play in Cuba since closer relations with the U.S.

UEFA’s Platini vs. FIFA’s Blatter

- June 1, 2015

As the European Champions League finale looms, UEFA President Michel Platini will be formulating the continent’s fightback against Sepp Blatter’s FIFA.

Scandal? Blatter Still FIFA Chief

- May 29, 2015

Sepp Blatter was re-elected FIFA President for a fifth term to to lead world soccer despite U.S. and Swiss criminal investigations into corruption.

FIFA Chief Blatter Wants to Stay

- May 29, 2015

Sepp Blatter says he can solve soccer’s problems if re-elected as FIFA President after the arrest of leading soccer officials this week “unleashed a storm.”

US, Swiss Timed FIFA Graft Raids

- May 28, 2015

For months, American and Swiss investigators worked in secret to prepare for the raids that would shake the corruption-riddled soccer world.