Former UEFA President Michel Platini has been arrested by French anti-corruption authorities in connection with the investigation into FIFA’s decision to award the 2022 World Cup to Qatar. Platini’s arrest, first reported by the French website Mediapart, is the biggest move in a two-year investigation by France’s financial prosecutor services (PNF). The 2018 and 2022 

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The president of the United States Soccer Federation, Carlos Cordeiro, confirmed his “total support” for the national women’s team with less than a month to go before the World Cup in France. Carlos Cordeiro was elected US Soccer president in February of 2018 (US Soccer) Cordeiro’s statements to Around the Rings come at a time when members 

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