- FIFA medical chief 'hates' Brazil drug test doubts Updated: Apr-11-14 10:02 am
- Suarez aims to match previous success at World Cup Updated: Apr-10-14 5:54 am
- 5 Switzerland players to watch at World Cup Updated: Apr-10-14 5:47 am
- Retiring Hitzfeld aims to go out on World Cup high Updated: Apr-10-14 5:45 am
- Shaqiri, Switzerland can shine at World Cup Updated: Apr-10-14 5:44 am
- France slim favorite to win Group E ahead of Swiss Updated: Apr-10-14 5:41 am
- Hodgson back in World Cup dugout after 20 years Updated: Apr-09-14 5:24 am
- Basel ordered to play Europa QF in empty stadium Updated: Mar-26-14 1:14 pm
- FIFA financial watchdog to monitor 2015 election Updated: Mar-21-14 2:49 pm
- Garcia quizzes Blatter, FIFA board on World Cup Updated: Mar-20-14 12:45 pm
MONACO - FIFA's medical chief is "really not happy" with drug-testing plans for the World Cup in Brazil because samples taken from players must be flown across the Atlantic for analysis at a laboratory in Switzerland, which could slow results.
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras - Luis Fernando Suarez made history when he guided Ecuador to the round of 16 at the 2006 World Cup, and the Colombian has already achieved considerable success with Honduras just by qualifying for this year's tournament.
GENEVA - Perhaps this is Switzerland's best chance to make an impression at the World Cup.
GENEVA - Switzerland coach Ottmar Hitzfeld plans to end his illustrious career in Brazil, ideally in July and not June.
GENEVA - Switzerland has built a reputation at recent tournaments as an underachiever making unlamented early exits. This young, hard-to-beat team can change that at the World Cup in Brazil.
PARIS - France will head to the World Cup as the favorite in Group E despite strong competition from a well-organized Switzerland coached by Ottmar Hitzfeld.
LONDON - From being jeered out of Liverpool to managing England at the World Cup, Roy Hodgson has enjoyed the most gratifying of career turnarounds.
NYON, Switzerland - UEFA has punished Basel for fan hooliganism by ordering the Swiss club to play its home Europa League quarterfinal against Valencia in an empty stadium.
ZURICH - When the FIFA presidential election campaigns get going, the governing body's financial watchdog will be keeping a close eye on everyone.
GENEVA - Sepp Blatter and other FIFA officials involved in choosing Russia and Qatar as future World Cup hosts are being interviewed this week by ethics prosecutor Michael Garcia.