President Viktor Yushchenko says the Ukraine government is breaking promises on financing the 2012 European Championship Finals.
(WFI) Racist behaviour in football stadia and the use of extra assistant referees in the new UEFA Europa League are key items for discussion at the UEFA Executive Committee meeting in the Lithuanian capital Vilnius today and Thursday.
(WFI) Germany won the UEFA European Under-21 Championship title for the first time with a resounding 4-0 victory over England in the final in Malmö Sweden.
(WFI) ESPN, the American sports broadcaster that has won the rights to show 46 Premier League matches next season, intends to set up a new channel in the UK.
AFC President Mohamed bin Hammam wins re-election to the FIFA Executive Committee by two votes. Coverage of the controversial election coming from the Asian Football Confederation congress in Kuala Lumpur coming up in Around the Rings.
FIFA Vice President Chung Mong-Joon says he’ll launch a campaign against Sepp Blatter’s new age limits…UEFA and FIFA want amendments to controversial whereabouts rule
Tickets are available in a range of prices in multiple sales phases…Agency contract includes VHS and DVD rights for FIFA events
UEFA will approve a plan to use five officials during matches…FIFA and AFP to teach African journalists before 2010 World Cup…Tickets to the South African event go on sale Feb. 20
Blatter’s ‘6+5 Rule’ fails to gain approval…British resistance stops European club regulation…FIFA bans Peruvian Football Association