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  • FIFA committee requests sanctions

    FIFA's independent ethics committee has 'requested sanctions' in its final reports on Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini.

    Saturday November 21 2015, 10:00 GMT
    Michel Platini (left) and Sepp Blatter are under investigation by FIFA
  • Argentina held by Brazil

    Argentina drew 1-1 with Brazil in their rearranged World Cup qualifier in Buenos Aires on Friday night.

    Saturday November 14 2015, 09:57 GMT
    Argentina celebrate Ezequiel Lavezzi's opening goal
  • Ecuador win again

    Ecuador made it three wins out of three in World Cup qualifying as they beat Uruguay 3-1 on Thursday night.

    Friday November 13 2015, 08:03 GMT
    Felipe Caicedo: Netted for Ecuador
  • Argentina v Brazil postponed

    Thursday's scheduled World Cup qualifier between Brazil and Argentina has been postponed for 24 hours.

    Friday November 13 2015, 07:52 GMT
    The waterlogged pitch caused the Argentina v Brazil qualifier to be postponed
  • Same options for Strachan

    Scotland manager Gordon Strachan does not foresee major changes to his squad before the World Cup qualifying campaign.

    Tuesday November 10 2015, 12:48 GMT
    Gordon Strachan
  • FA to investigate claims

    The FA will look into claims that there was an agreement in place for the 2018 World Cup to go to Russia before the vote.

    Wednesday October 28 2015, 19:06 GMT
    Greg Dyke: Football Association chairman
  • Seven remain in FIFA race

    FIFA has announced the names of the seven candidates to replace Sepp Blatter as its president.

    Wednesday October 28 2015, 09:50 GMT
    Michel Platini: Still in the running for FIFA's top job
  • World Cup 'laundering' probe

    The Serious Fraud Office is looking into potential money-laundering offences related to the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bids.

    Tuesday October 27 2015, 14:07 GMT
    The World Cup will be held in Russia in 2018 and Qatar in 2022
  • Infantino joins FIFA race

    UEFA's general secretary Gianni Infantino will stand for the FIFA presidency, it has been announced.

    Monday October 26 2015, 17:17 GMT
    Gianni Infantino: Will stand for the FIFA presidency
  • Champagne in FIFA race

    Jerome Champagne has announced his decision to run for the FIFA presidency.

    Friday October 23 2015, 21:27 BST
    Jerome Champagne: Wants open debate on FIFA's future
  • Blatter explains Platini payment

    Sepp Blatter has claimed a £1.35milion payment to Michel Platini was part of a "gentleman's agreement".

    Friday October 16 2015, 17:14 BST
    Michel Platini: Support suspended by the FA
  • UEFA call for quick decision

    UEFA's member associations have called for a "rapid decision" on the FIFA ethics case involving Michel Platini.

    Thursday October 15 2015, 17:36 BST
    Michel Platini: UEFA president
  • Argentina held in Paraguay

    Argentina remain without a win in their 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign after drawing a blank in Paraguay.

    Wednesday October 14 2015, 09:44 BST
    Carlos Tevez (r): Was unable to inspire an Argentina victory
  • Putin: Blatter deserves Nobel Prize

    Sepp Blatter deserves a Nobel Prize for his work with FIFA, according to Russia president Vladimir Putin.

    Tuesday July 28 2015, 09:31 BST
    Sepp Blatter shakes hands with Vladimir Putin
  • Old rivals set for showdown

    England and Scotland will clash in the qualifying competition for the 2018 World Cup after being drawn in the same group.

    Saturday July 25 2015, 21:20 BST
    Former German striker Oliver Bierhoff shows the name of England
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