UEFA has called for tomorrow's FIFA Presidential election to be postponed by up to six months, as the fallout from the latest corruption allegations continues to rock the football world to its foundations.
Pressure on Sepp Blatter and FIFA was ratcheting up this morning, as some of the organisation’s most prominent sponsors spoke out strongly in the wake of this week’s dramatic and hugely embarrassing indictments and arrests of leading football figures.
The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) has met with representatives of the United Arab Emirates National Olympic Committee and Emirates Equestrian Federation (EEF) at its headquarters in Lausanne to discuss the actions that need to be undertaken before the country's suspension can be lifted.
Anti-Doping, Paralympics and women in sport latest topics examined at Tsukuba International Academy for Sport Studies short programme
Challenges facing modern sport, including doping, improving the representation of women in sport, as well as the future of Paralympic sport, were discussed by students at the Tsukuba International Academy for Sport Studies here today.
The United States Justice Department on Wednesday declared war on some of the most powerful figures in world football, indicting nine FIFA officials and five other executives for racketeering, conspiracy and corruption.
The Spanish Olympic Committee (COE) has celebrated the first anniversary of its Podium Programme, which was created to support young athletes in their preparations for Rio 2016.
World famous actor and pop star Jackie Chan has released a Beijing 2022 bid song, which is one of 10 invited musical selections forming part of the Chinese capital’s quest to secure hosting rights for the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.
FIFA has been plunged into disarray following a dawn raid by Swiss police that led to the arrest of six of the world football body’s officials.
The 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cups will go ahead in Russia and Qatar as planned and will not be affected by this morning's arrests of seven FIFA officials, the organisation's director of communications Walter de Gregorio claimed at a press conference in Zurich today.
Six FIFA officials, including vice-president Jeffrey Webb,the President of CONCACAF, have been arrested following dawn raids in Zurich today ahead of the world governing body's Congress there on Friday (May 29).
The Association of International Olympic Winter Sports Federations (AIOWF) and Association of International Olympic Committee (IOC) Recognised International Sports Federations (ARISF) have suspended their memberships with SportAccord.
Tokyo 2020 President Yoshirō Mori has welcomed the decision of Japan’s Parliament, the Diet, to approve a Bill which will see the creation of a Ministerial post for affairs related to the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
A bid from Wales to stage the 2026 Commonwealth Games has seemingly been ruled out after the country’s First Minister described the cost as "too prohibitive".
Port Moresby 2015 have announced they have axed the men’s softball event at this year’s Pacific Games due to a lack of entries, with the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) admitting the sport’s cancellation was “disappointing”.
In just 100 days, the fifth edition of the Commonwealth Youth Games will get underway in the Samoan capital Apia, where up to 1,000 athletes aged 14 to 18 will represent their country and compete for 107 gold medals in nine sports.