Dec. 15 – Three former FIFA officials who pleaded guilty to corruption charges will be sentenced next June, INSIDER has learned. Kevin Nutley reports.
Dec.11 – CONCACAF decides against appointing interim boss until May after its last three presidents were charged with corruption in wide-ranging FIFA scandal.
Dec. 3 – Just when you thought FIFA had hit rock bottom… U.S. Department of Justice unseals 92-count indictment, charging 16 more officials with offences ranging from racketeering and wire fraud to money laundering. Kevin Nutley and Mark Bisson report.
July 13 – 28 counts of money laundering have been found in connection to the 2018 and 2022 World Cups… Ex-CONCACAF boss Jeffrey Webb possibly extradited to the United States by week’s end.
May 27 – The United States government indicted 14 FIFA and sports marketing officials on corruption charges.
March 5 – Sepp Blatter’s bid for a fifth term as FIFA president was dealt a knock when the CONMEBOL Congress failed to endorse his ambitions. Mark Bisson reports.
March 4 – Sepp Blatter delivers a charm offensive at a CONMEBOL reception in Paraguay, as his three rivals seek to halt his seemingly unassailable quest to win a fifth term as FIFA chief. Mark Bisson reports.
March 2 – Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein, Michael van Praag and Luis Figo will meet for the first time this week as they seek to plot the downfall of Sepp Blatter. Mark Bisson reports.
May 19 – Centennial Cup America logo unveiled for tournament set to be played in the USA in 2016… Univision strikes broadcast deal worth estimated $60 million.
May 1 – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football announces that Traffic Sports has secured the sponsorship rights to all its properties through 2022.