Tag: 2018 FIFA World Cup

With no World Cup for US this year, Altidore shifts focus

For Jozy Altidore, this was supposed to be the time when the United States was preparing for this summer's World Cup. That changed early...
Agent says former World Cup winner Ronaldinho has retired

SAO PAULO — Ronaldinho, "the ever-smiling magician" of Barcelona, as described by his former club, has ended his professional career. ...
Column: A World Cup fix & flaws in referee integrity checks

A precedent has been set about replaying crooked soccer games, but there's still far too much uncertainty. ...
FIFA sends whistleblower questions after doping intel review

FIFA has intensified the investigation into doping in Russian soccer, disclosing on Monday it has finally sought details from the chemist who exposed the...
World Cup ref banned by FIFA had 6-year match-fixing history

GENEVA — A FIFA investigation linked a referee accused of match-fixing a World Cup qualifier in 2016 to "numerous publicly documented scandals" in the...
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RIO DE JANEIRO — Peruvian striker Paolo Guerrero won't be paid by his Brazilian team Flamengo due to a six-month doping suspension imposed by...
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MOSCOW — Russian soccer champion Spartak Moscow was accused of racism on Saturday after tweeting a message which appeared to refer to its own...
Morocco 2026 World Cup bid hires international consultants

LONDON — The Morocco 2026 World Cup bid, which has presented scarce details with five months until the vote, has hired international strategy consultants. ...
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PARIS — The French football league has suspended goal-line technology in its competitions following more glitches during League Cup quarterfinals this week. ...
Martino: If Gulati backs Carter, he should do so publicly

NEW YORK — Kyle Martino says that if Sunil Gulati is backing Kathy Carter to succeed him as U.S. Soccer Federation President, Gulati should...

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