(WFI) Carlos Cordeiro is the new president of U.S. Soccer crowning years of service.
Oct. 24 – A strong social media push propelled a wolf named Zabivaka to victory in the mascot race for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
March 4 – A law firm suggests there is no evidence of Germany buying votes from FIFA members to stage the 2006 World Cup but can’t prove it. Kevin Nutley reports.
Feb. 17 – CONCACAF lawyer Samir Gandhi tells INSIDER the confederation is at risk if it does not act on its proposed reforms. INSIDER Kevin Nutley reports.
Held at the Jaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium, on December 18 Kuwaiti all-star team to face the Football Champions Tour, coached by Carlo Ancelotti, in a match refereed by Pierluigi Collina
June 10 – FIFA could elect a successor to Sepp Blatter on December 16.