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Sepp Blatter
June 02, 2015 - 19:16 GMT
The 79-year-old, who has held the post for 17 years, has stepped down in light of the corruption scandal which has blighted the world governing body
Prince Ali believes that Blatter is responsible for football world's governing actions
June 02, 2015 - 15:13 GMT
Prince Ali bin al-Hussein of Jordan, who failed in his bid to become the next FIFA president, has said that Sepp Blatter was responsible for football world's governing actions and added that he would have resigned if he were in the latter's position.
Pele poses with his honorary Ballon d'Or award next to FIFA president Sepp Blatte
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.
Standard Chartered, Barclays and HSBC - are understood to be looking into the details of payments worth hundreds of thousands of dollars
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.
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