#FIFA CORRUPTION CHARGES: Seven top FIFA officials, including vice president Jeffrey Webb, were arrested in Baur au Lac hotel in Zurich on bribery charges. Kudos to America for finally taking down Sepp Blatter who ran FIFA like a Don. Too bad he isn’t one of the officials arrested. As the parent of a […]
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FIFA announces nine-game ban for Uruguay star striker Luis Suarez after biting incident in World Cup match against Italy earlier this week. Pictures of Suarez appearing to bite the Italian during a game last year have also surfaced. This isn’t the first time Luis Suarez has been caught biting opponents. He […]
A Neo-Nazi sympathizer invaded the pitch during the Germany-Ghana match at the World Cup on Saturday. Fare, the fans’ anti-discrimination network, said the man had messages written on his chest and back, including “HH,” for Heil Hitler, and “SS,” referring to the Nazi paramilitary unit. Fare, which is preparing a […]
FIFA President Sepp Blatter Issues Half-Apology for No Racism in Soccer Comment. FIFA president Sepp Blatter apologized for saying racism doesn’t exist in soccer, but stopped short of a full apology and rebuffed calls for his resignation. He sparked outrage after saying racist abuse doesn’t exist on the soccer field […]