• FIFA President Sepp Blatter and the governing body's anti-corruption advisers are working on resolving issues between the two sides. Blatter was upset that his colleagues were publicly targeted for resisting reform proposals within the league. 

    FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke, left, and FIFA President Joseph Sepp Blatter speak during a press conference after a meeting of the FIFA Executive Committee, at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland, Friday, Sept. 28, 2012. Blatter has told the governing body's anti-corruption advisers to stop publicly criticizing the ruling board members of soccer's governing body.
    LAST UPDATE : Dec 08, 2012, 5:00 PM EST
  • Queens Park Rangers' Anton Ferdinand, left, is marked by Chelsea's John Terry as Chelsea defend a corner during their English Premier League soccer match at Loftus Road stadium, London, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012.

    John Terry has been handed a four match suspension along with a $356,000 fine by the English Football Association for abusing Queens Park Rangers player Anton Ferdinand. Terry also recently announced his retirement from international soccer.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 08, 2012, 1:00 PM EST
  • In this Aug. 10, 2012 file photo, South Korea's Park Jong-woo holds up a banner reading "Dokdo is our Territory," referring to the largely uninhabited islets, midway between South Korea and Japan, after his team won their bronze medal men's soccer match against Japan, at the 2012 London Summer Olympics, at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales.

    A South Korea soccer player who displayed a political sign after the bronze-medal match at the London Olympics will have his disciplinary case heard on Oct. 5.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 06, 2012, 5:00 PM EST