July 28 – FIFA extends sanctions on players from Ghana and Malta over match-fixing… FIFA’s anti-discrimination chairman condemns remarks made by the Italian FA presidential candidate Carlo Tavecchio who described African players as “banana eaters”. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
June 19 – FIFA confirms life bans for officials and players found guilty of match-fixing in South Korea. It has extended sanctions to 13 individuals brought by both the Korean and Croatian FAs… Italian FA punishes Serie A team Pescara, two lower tier clubs and bans four players for match-fixing. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.