• Police in Rio arrested 11 people and said they believed a Fifa official was involved in a $100m ticket-touting ring. Credit: Yasuyoshi Chiba/AFP/Getty Images

    Police arrested the chief executive of a Fifa partner company as part of a probe into the illegal sale of World Cup tickets.

    LAST UPDATE : Jul 07, 2014, 5:35 PM EDT
  • WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 12: Uruguay President Jose Mujica Cordano listens during a bilateral meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama in the Oval Office of the White House May 12, 2014 in Washington, D.C. Obama was to discuss growing bilateral economic ties and expanding collaboration in technology, science, and health. Credit Pool/Getty Images

    President Jose Mujica's expletive-laden criticisms come as Uruguay's footbal federation says it will appeal against FIFA's punishment of Luis Suarez.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 30, 2014, 10:14 AM EDT
  • FORTALEZA, BRAZIL - JUNE 21: Sulley Muntari of Ghana and Sami Khedira of Germany compete for the ball during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Germany and Ghana at Castelao on June 21, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. Credit Robert Cianflone/Getty Images

    Ghana threw Sulley Muntari and Kevin-Prince Boateng out of its World Cup squad, plunging the African team into further chaos ahead of its decisive group-stage match against Portugal.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 26, 2014, 2:55 PM EDT