- Blatter backs calls from EU on Qatar workers Updated: Nov-22-13 10:29 am
- EU criticizes conditions for World Cup workers Updated: Nov-21-13 2:37 pm
- French clubs postpone plans to boycott matches Updated: Nov-14-13 9:57 am
ROME - FIFA president Sepp Blatter backed calls from the European Union parliament urging Qatar to stop contractors from abusing migrant workers involved in building facilities for the 2022 World Cup.
BRUSSELS - The European Union parliament urged Qatar on Thursday to immediately stop any contractors from abusing the rights of migrant workers involved in building facilities for the 2022 World Cup.
PARIS - Matches in the French league will go ahead as scheduled after clubs agreed to postpone plans to boycott a full round of games in protest at a government plans to impose a controversial super-tax on players' salaries.