(WFI) Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure is joining in on the widespread criticism of FIFA’s decision to disband its anti-racism task force. Gerard Farek reports.
(WFI) FIFA president Gianni Infantino admits “the public view FIFA with skepticism” after a series of corruption scandals. Gerard Farek reports.
(WFI) FIFA president Gianni Infantino is being criticized for a decision that lessens independence of compliance and ethics committees. Gerard Farek reports.
Feb. 26 – FIFA elects Gianni Infantino to replace disgraced president Sepp Blatter in an unexpected turn of events. Kevin Nutley reports.
Feb. 25 – The five presidential contenders pitch the regional confederations on the eve of the most important election in FIFA’s history. Mark Bisson reports from Zurich
Feb. 24 – The FIFA Executive Committee urges passage of proposed reforms; CAS rules against Prince Ali’s transparent voting booths. Gerard Farek reports.
Feb. 23 – FIFA presidential candidate Prince Ali is appealing to CAS to implement transparent voting booths in the Feb. 26 election. Kevin Nutley reports.
Feb. 19 – Prince Ali plans oversight group to recover from FIFA “crisis”… Salman vows to revitalise FIFA… Blatter won’t endorse successor… Sexwale talks of brown envelopes. Mark Bisson reports.
Feb. 18 – INSIDER understands that Sheikh Salman will spend the next week in Zurich and is “comfortable” he has the support to win the FIFA election… Infantino support grows. Mark Bisson reports.
Feb 17. INSIDER understands Sheikh Salman’s fierce rival Gianni Infantino is in Kuala Lumpur lobbying hard on the Asian football chief’s turf. But the AFC boss was not present at Wednesday’s meeting. Mark Bisson reports.