• Jerome Valcke.

    World football's governing body Fifa has dismissed secretary general Jerome Valcke.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 13, 2016, 7:56 AM EST
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    State prosecutors in Paraguay have raided the headquarters of Conmebol, South America's football confederation.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 08, 2016, 8:08 AM EST
  •  Former FIFA vice-president Jack Warner speaks during an Independent Liberal Party community meeting on June 11, 2015 in Surrey, Trinidad And Tobago.

    The former head of Caribbean and North and Central American football committed "many and various acts of misconduct continuously and repeatedly" said the football world governing body's ethics committee.

    LAST UPDATE : Sep 30, 2015, 7:43 AM EDT
  • Fifa secretary general Jerome Valcke.

    Newspaper allegations on Thursday implicated Valcke in a scheme to sell World Cup tickets for above face value.

    LAST UPDATE : Sep 18, 2015, 8:10 AM EDT
  • Mexico celebrates their victory in the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup final between Jamaica and Mexico in Philadelphia on July 26, 2015.

    Mexico won a record seventh Gold Cup with a dominant win against first-time finalists Jamaica.

    LAST UPDATE : Jul 27, 2015, 7:19 AM EDT
  • A sign of the FIFA is seen at the entrance of the football's world body on July 20, 2015 in Zurich. FIFA leaders met July 20 to decide a date for an election to replace president Sepp Blatter and reform steps as football's world body confronts its biggest corruption crisis.

    Fifa president Sepp Blatter is set to announce his plans to reform football's crisis-hit governing body on Monday.

    LAST UPDATE : Jul 20, 2015, 7:28 AM EDT
  • Kelley O'Hara and Lauren Holiday of the United States celebrate after the FIFA Women's World Cup 2015 Semi-Final Match at Olympic Stadium on June 30, 2015 in Montreal, Canada.

    The USA will play in their fourth Women's World Cup final after beating two-time winners Germany at the Olympic Stadium in Montreal.

    LAST UPDATE : Jul 01, 2015, 8:01 AM EDT
  • Fifa logo.

    Sepp Blatter says he has not resigned as Fifa president, writes the BBC.

    The 79-year-old Swiss was thought to have ended his 17-year reign on 2 June amid claims of corruption in world football's governing body.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 26, 2015, 7:30 AM EDT