(WFI) U.S president warns countries who may not vote for the North American bid for 2026 World Cup
Dec. 22 – Tokyo Sexwale appeared before a U.S. grand jury as a witness in the ongoing FIFA corruption scandal.
Nov. 17 World football’s governing body bans two officials from Laos, Nepal for taking cash during FIFA elections.
9/8/2010 US coach Bob Bradley could become the first American to manage one of Europe’s top-flight clubs if he is appointed to replace Martin O’Neill who quit as Aston Villa manager today… David Beckham to return next month for the LA Galaxy… UEFA boss meets with Georgian football chiefs.
31/3/2010 The Spain-Portugal 2018/2022 bid is stepping up its activities, with spokesman Miguel Galan telling World Football Insider: “We think we will win.”… Australia bid chief says AFL support not necessary as first sponsor is unveiled… AEG’s Tim Leiweke joins US bid. WFI editor Mark Bisson reports
(WFI) A carnival atmosphere at Ellis Park in Johannesburg underpinned a thrilling finale to the FIFA Confederations Cup tournament, as Brazil showed their undeniable class to overcome a determined USA 3-2.
(WFI) U.S. football fans are hoping for another miracle as the national soccer team prepares to take on Brazil in the final of the Confederations Cup at Ellis Park in Johannesburg tonight.