(WFI) Neymar is trying to be fully fit for Brazil’s next game against Costa Rica on Friday.
(WFI) Marco Polo Del Nero has been banned for life for bribery and corruption by FIFA’s ethics committee.
(WFI) Richer was once a leading figure in Brazil football and then president of the Brazil Olympic Committee.
Provisional suspension of football official Marco Polo Del Nero extended for 45 days by independent Ethics Committee On 15 December 2017, the chairperson of the adjudicatory chamber of the Ethics Committee provisionally banned the President of the Brazilian FA (CBF), Mr Marco Polo Del Nero, for a duration of 90 days. Today, the chairperson has
Nov. 27 – FIFA’s ethics committee recovers 48 of 65 watches handed out to top football officials last summer in a breach of federation rules. They have been donated to NGO streetfootballworld.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport dismissed the appeal in relation to the 4-match suspension for Neymar Jr.
March 12 – Ricardo Teixeira has quit as head of Brazil 2014 and the country’s FA but INSIDER is told that both the CBF and World Cup organising committee didn’t officially notify FIFA before making the announcement… The 64-year-old is the fourth major FIFA Ex-Co member forced out amid the wave of corruption allegations that have engulfed the crisis-hit body. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
3/11/2010 Former FIFA president Joao Havelange expects Brazilian Football Confederation president Ricardo Teixeira to seek the FIFA presidency in five years time… He believes former protege Sepp Blatter will be re-elected next June… Reopens decades-old feud with British press.