(WFI) France Football says sorry to Barcelona’s captain for not having awarded him with the Ballon d’Or.
Feb. 7 – Poor living conditions for migrant workers in Qatar prompt FIFA to increase its pressure on the country set to host the 2022 World Cup.
Jan. 19 FIFA held its annual Ballon d’Or Gala in Zurich to honour the best players and coaches of the past year. Ronaldo picked up the coveted world player of the year award ahead of Lionel Messi.
Jan. 14 – FIFA concerned with match-fixing at World Cup … Airline caps prices for flights during World Cup … Neymar has “no fear” … Ribery would prefer World Cup title to Ballon d’Or.
Dec. 6 – Documents believed to link FIFA officials to the infamous ISL marketing scandal will stay under wraps a bit longer than expected … Messi, Marta nominated yet again … Ex-Co agenda revealed. INSIDER’s Christian Radnedge reports.