Category Archives: FIFA

Thursday Kickoff: Robben to miss Club World Cup; Suarez staying with Liverpool; and more

Bayern Munich will be without starting winger Arjen Robben for up to six weeks after he injured his knee, leaving the club without one of their top players for the Club World Cup. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: Three Brazil stadiums behind schedule; Xolos hire Farias; and more

FIFA have revealed that three of the 12 World Cup stadiums will not be finished on schedule, with two of them potentially finishing in February and one stadium that still has a long way to go. Continue reading »

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FIFA announces allocation of World Cup pots

FIFA announced the 2014 World Cup pots ahead of Friday’s draw on Tuesday, and the U.S. Men’s National Team were revealed to be in Pot 3 as was expected. Continue reading »

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USMNT drop one place to No. 14 in latest FIFA Rankings

The U.S. Men’s National Team dropped one place in the November FIFA World Rankings after a draw in Scotland and a loss at Austria during friendly matches this month. Continue reading »

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Brazil World Cup stadium collapse kills at least two, may delay construction

A small section of a 2014 World Cup stadium in Brazil collapsed killing two and possibly causing delays. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: World Cup stadiums still behind schedule; FIFA calls for tougher racism sanctions; and more

At least two of Brazil’s FIFA World Cup stadiums for next year are likely to miss FIFA’s deadline to be completed at the end of 2013, causing mass delays and controversy in Brazil and within FIFA. Continue reading »

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FIFA Puskas Award voting begins today

FIFA has announced the ten nominees for the FIFA Puskas award, given to the player who scores the Goal of the Year. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Torres suffers thigh injury; Totti’s return to Roma pushed back; and more

Fernando Torres has suffered a thigh injury in training, likely keeping him out of the Chelsea side until after the international break. Continue reading »

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