The 20122 World Cup in Qatar will be played from Nov. 21 through Dec. 18, pending approval.
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Midday Ticker: Qatar World Cup stadium nearing completion; Wenger not impressed with available talent; and more
Khalifa International Stadium is nearing completion in Qatar, Arsene Wenger blasts what he felt was a low level of quality available in the summer transfer window, and more.
Monday Kickoff: Spanish federation challenges 2022 winter World Cup; Jara suspended from Copa America; and more
The Spanish federation has challenged FIFA’s ruling of a winter World Cup, while Chile’s Gonzalo Jara has earned a three-game suspension as details of his incident with Edinson Cavani have come to (…)
Monday Kickoff: Russia cuts $500 million from WC budget; Maradona to reportedly run for FIFA presidency; and more
Russia has cut the nation’s World Cup budget by $500 million, while Diego Maradona will reportedly run for FIFA’s presidency.
Swiss investigators are looking into 53 potential cases of money laundering and 104 incidents of suspicious activity regarding FIFA’s awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.
FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke confirmed to reporters in Russia that FIFA was delaying their bidding process for the 2026 World Cup due to recent allegations over the 2018/2022 World Cup bidding (…)
Wednesday Kickoff: England not interested in 2026 World Cup bid; Ronaldo facing celebration sanctions; and more
English FA chairman Greg Dyke says England will refrain from bidding for a World Cup while Sepp Blatter is in power.