Fifa release 2018 World Cup draw for Africa
Jul29

Fifa release 2018 World Cup draw for Africa

The chase by African countries for a place in the 2018 Fifa World Cup begins in October after Fifa held its draw in St Petersburg on Saturday. The qualifying stages have been grouped into three phases with the lowest ranked countries on the continent to begin the preliminary stages from 5-13 October 2015. The winners of the first round will join the 27 countries, ranked highest in Africa in a home and away tie. World Cup 2010 host...

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Investigator To Appeal Fifa World Cup Probe
Nov14

Investigator To Appeal Fifa World Cup Probe

The investigator who led a probe into the award of the next two Fifa World Cup said he will appeal a decision that cleared Russia and Qatar to remain hosts. Former US attorney Michael Garcia said that a summary released on Thursday contained “numerous materially incomplete and erroneous representations of the facts and conclusions” and he would take his complaints to the appeals committee of soccer’s governing body. While...

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