Stung by Fifa furore, Qatar denies wrongdoing in 2022 world cup bid
June 01, 2015 - 22:09 GMT
"It will blow over" tends to be Qatar's unofficial response to criticism of its World Cup bid, but with a Fifa corruption scandal exploding onto the world's front pages, the Gulf country has glumly realised it may have a real fight on its hands.
Oman team
June 01, 2015 - 15:06 GMT
Oman was held to a goalless draw by hosts Bahrain in an international football friendly match at the Bahrain National Stadium in Manama on Saturday night.
Jerome Champagne
June 01, 2015 - 14:04 GMT
The president of world football's governing body is not to blame for corruption within the organisation, according to his former advisor
Jibril Rajoub
June 01, 2015 - 12:26 GMT
A senior member of the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine (DFLP) said abandoning a Palestinian bid to ban Israel from,,,
Prince Ali bin Al-Hussein
June 01, 2015 - 05:44 GMT
HRH Prince Ali bin Al-Hussein, on Sunday, arrived home to a warm welcome, after running for the FIFA presidency in Zurich, Switzerland.
Northern Ireland 1-1 Qatar: Irish surrender friendly lead to draw
May 31, 2015 - 22:51 GMT
Michael O'Neill's side had looked set to record a morale-boosting victory ahead of their clash with Romania, but the Lekhwiya star levelled the scores with little time remaining
Yaya Toure
May 31, 2015 - 17:15 GMT
The Ivorian's outspoken agent had previously insisted his client was "90 per cent likely" to leave the Etihad Stadium but the club's owner has blocked any exit
Jibril Rajoub
May 31, 2015 - 15:34 GMT
Palestine Football Association head clarifies he plans to move forward with having Israel suspended from FIFA.
Qatari Team Loses First Match in FIFA U-20 World Cup
May 31, 2015 - 14:13 GMT
Joao Rodriguez, who plays for Portugal's Vitoria Setubal, finished off a superbly timed passing move and slotted home past goalkeeper Yousuf Hassan in the 25th minute of their Group C opener at Hamilton's Waikato Stadium.
Emirates airline adds another feather to its cap by becoming the sponsor of the FA Cup until 2018
May 31, 2015 - 04:04 GMT
Dubai’s Emirates airline has added another feather to its cap by becoming the sponsor of the popular FA Cup until 2018.
Blatter attacks Platini
May 30, 2015 - 16:03 GMT
Re-elected FIFA president Joseph Blatter chaired an executive committee meeting of the ruling football body on Saturday while suggesting conspiracy theories around the tumultuous events of the past days and the election itself.