June 02, 2015 - 23:04 GMT
European football chief Michel Platini welcomed the resignation of FIFA chief Joseph Blatter along with other major players of the continent.
June 02, 2015 - 22:52 GMT
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas Tuesday visited HRH Prince Ali Ibn Al Hussein after he returned home from Zurich, Switzerland, where he ran in the election for the presidency of the world soccer governing body, FIFA.
June 02, 2015 - 22:35 GMT
The 79-year-old has stepped down as Fifa president but is not part of the criminal proceedings opened against individuals under suspicion of corruption
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
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.
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