Sunday, July 27, 2014
Nick Clegg believes FIFA should strip the country of its right to host the 2018 tournament because of the escalating conflict in Ukraine.
Friday, July 25, 2014
The world game's governing body has expressed concern over the fighting in eastern Ukraine but has no plans to strip the nation of its hosting rights.
Sunday, July 20, 2014
Head injuries to Christoph Kramer, Javier Mascherano and Alvaro Pereira in Brazil highlighted the need for FIFA to re-examine how to deal with such incidents.
Jose Mujica has hit out at the extent of the striker's ban from soccer activity and claims he needs "a helping hand."
Thursday, July 17, 2014
Joachim Low's men have displaced Spain as the No. 1 team, while the USA has dropped two spots.
Monday, July 14, 2014
The FIFA president has also expressed his sympathy for Luis Suarez following the Uruguayan's four-month ban for biting.
The FIFA president said this year's competition was better than the one four years ago but reacted angrily to corruption claims.
Friday, July 11, 2014
The 10-man shortlist is dominated by Argentina and Germany, which will contest Sunday's World Cup final at the Maracana.
The Uruguay international's legal representative will continue to contest the four-month FIFA ban handed to his client.
Thursday, July 10, 2014
World football's governing body has dismissed pleas from both the Uruguayan FA and the player himself over his bite on Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
The country's national team and all of its clubs will be prevented from competing in "regional, continental and international competition" until the ban is lifted
Friday, July 4, 2014
Goal columnist Ives Galarcep and Sporting News writer Mike DeCourcy are in Brazil to provide updates throughout the tournament.
Tuesday, July 1, 2014
Use our Opta widgets to keep up to date with which teams and players are shining at this summer's World Cup in Brazil - just cycle through the different ranking categories
Saturday, June 28, 2014
The FIFA president has criticized the actions of the Uruguay striker in biting Italy's Giorgio Chiellini but refused to comment on his punishment.
Friday, June 27, 2014
The former World Cup champion has been cleared to resume soccer-related activity, blaming the situation on an administrative mix-up.
Thursday, June 26, 2014
The company says that it will be reminding the forward of "the high standards" it expects from players and will not be using him for the remainder of the World Cup.
The Uruguay striker needs to be evaluated before returning from the lengthy suspension for biting Italy's Giorgio Chiellini in the World Cup.
The France defender should be banned after swinging an elbow at Oswaldo Minda during the goalless draw with Ecuador at the Maracana on Wednesday
Monday, June 23, 2014
World soccer's governing body is aware of allegations regarding proposed match-fixing in Ghana games.
Friday, June 20, 2014
The world players’ union has called for "urgent talks" to ensure the governing body will take action against players who insist on playing on despite being knocked unconscious.