FIFA trial exposes bribes culture as a shadow over Qatar 2022 – Al-Arabiya

The verdict is in: FIFA is not going to move past a sweeping bribery investigation into international soccer so easily. A former FIFA vice president for South America and the Brazilian head of the 2014 World Cup organizing committee were found guilty of racketeering charges in a federal court in New York on Friday. Juan Angel Napout of Paraguay and Jose Maria Marin denied the kind of corruption charges...

FIFA trial exposes bribes culture as a shadow over Qatar 2022 – Al-Arabiya

The verdict is in: FIFA is not going to move past a sweeping bribery investigation into international soccer so easily. A former FIFA vice president for South America and the Brazilian head of the 2014 World Cup organizing committee were found guilty of racketeering charges in a federal court in New York on Friday. Juan Angel Napout of Paraguay and Jose Maria Marin denied the kind of corruption charges...

FIFA President impressed with Gulf Cup kick-off – FIFA.com

Thousands of fans from all generations fill stadia in Kuwait City FIFA President takes in Gulf Cup’s opening matches Tournament dates back to 1970 The Arabian Gulf Cup kicked off on 22 December to a packed crowd at the Jaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium in Kuwait City, as the tournament’s most successful side stage the 23rd edition. With ten past triumphs to their name, hosts Kuwait opened...

FIFA President impressed with Gulf Cup kick-off – FIFA.com – FIFA.com

Thousands of fans from all generations fill stadia in Kuwait City FIFA President takes in Gulf Cup’s opening matches Tournament dates back to 1970 The Arabian Gulf Cup kicked off on 22 December to a packed crowd at the Jaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium in Kuwait City, as the tournament’s most successful side stage the 23rd edition. With ten past triumphs to their name, hosts Kuwait opened...

FIFA President impressed with Gulf Cup kick-off – FIFA.com

Thousands of fans from all generations fill stadia in Kuwait City FIFA President takes in Gulf Cup’s opening matches Tournament dates back to 1970 The Arabian Gulf Cup kicked off on 22 December to a packed crowd at the Jaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium in Kuwait City, as the tournament’s most successful side stage the 23rd edition. With ten past triumphs to their name, hosts Kuwait opened...

Fifa trial leaves questions over 2022 Qatar World Cup – The Guardian

The construction site for the Lusail Iconic Stadium, a venue for the 2022 World Cup. Photograph: Valery Sharifulin/Tass The most stunning and tantalising revelations of the Fifa trial in Brooklyn, New York, had nothing much to do with the two of the three defendants finally hit with guilty verdicts on Friday. They were comparative small fry among football’s financial feeding sharks. Gripping as...

Fifa trial leaves questions over 2022 Qatar World Cup – The Guardian

The construction site for the Lusail Iconic Stadium, a venue for the 2022 World Cup. Photograph: Valery Sharifulin/Tass The most stunning and tantalising revelations of the Fifa trial in Brooklyn, New York, had nothing much to do with the two of the three defendants finally hit with guilty verdicts on Friday. They were comparative small fry among football’s financial feeding sharks. Gripping as...

Fifa trial leaves questions over 2022 Qatar World Cup – The Guardian

Fifa The Observer Fifa trial leaves questions over 2022 Qatar World Cup David Conn Allegations of bribery made in a New York court over the 2022 World Cup in Qatar have included the names of disgraced former Fifa grandees such as Jack Warner and Nicolás Leoz Sat 23 Dec 2017 15.00 EST Last modified on Sat 23 Dec 2017 19.35 EST Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share via Email View more sharing options Share...

Fifa trial leaves questions over 2022 Qatar World Cup – The Guardian

The construction site for the Lusail Iconic Stadium, a venue for the 2022 World Cup. Photograph: Valery Sharifulin/Tass The most stunning and tantalising revelations of the Fifa trial in Brooklyn, New York, had nothing much to do with the two of the three defendants finally hit with guilty verdicts on Friday. They were comparative small fry among football’s financial feeding sharks. Gripping as...

Fifa trial leaves questions over 2022 Qatar World Cup – The Guardian

Fifa The Observer Fifa trial leaves questions over 2022 Qatar World Cup David Conn Allegations of bribery made in a New York court over the 2022 World Cup in Qatar have included the names of disgraced former Fifa grandees such as Jack Warner and Nicolás Leoz Sat 23 Dec 2017 15.00 EST Last modified on Sat 23 Dec 2017 19.35 EST Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share via Email View more sharing options Share...