June 02, 2015 - 13:14 GMT
Brazilian football legend Pele has welcomed the re-election of Sepp Blatter as FIFA president despite a corruption scandal embroiling world football's governing body.
June 02, 2015 - 05:42 GMT
A trio of British banks have launched internal reviews of transactions linked to the alleged corrupt payments by Fifa officials outlined by American investigators in the wake of last week's swoop on football's world governing body.
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.
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.
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
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,,,
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.
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
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
May 31, 2015 - 15:34 GMT
Palestine Football Association head clarifies he plans to move forward with having Israel suspended from FIFA.