A file picture from  2005 of Fifa president Joseph Blatter and Chuck Blazer, the former general secretary of Concacaf. Photo:  Frank May/EPA

Chuck Blazer was a powerful figure in international soccer, and he enjoyed the trappings that came with the role: two apartments at Trump Tower in Man(...)

Sepp Blatter has denied authorising a payment of 10 million US dollars to Jack Warner. Photograph: EPA

Sepp Blatter has insisted he was not the high-ranking Fifa official who authorised a 10million US dollar payment to the disgraced Jack Warner saying: (...)

Sepp Blatter has claimed the arrest of seven FIFA officials on US corruption indictments may have been an attempt to interfere with the congress where he was re-elected for a fifth term as president. Photograph: PA

The re-elected Fifa president, Sepp Blatter, has said he was “shocked” at the way US authorities targeted football’s world body and slammed what he ca(...)

Chuck Blazer faces a maximum penalty of 10 years for failing to report foreign bank accounts and five years for tax evasionPhoto: Getty Images

In his room at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell hospital, Chuck Blazer held his smartphone and checked his email on Wednesday morning. He was far fr(...)

Fifa president Sepp Blatter and his girlfriend Linda Gabrielian (left) arrive for the opening ceremony of the Fifa Congress in Zurich on Thursday. Photo: Walter Bieri/EPA 1:37

The president of Fifa, Sepp Blatter, has denied responsibility for the corruption scandal engulfing football’s world governing body and has promised t(...)

Chuck Blazer A former Fifa executive committee member, Blazer is said to have been closely co-operating with the FBI investigation into corruption in (...)

Some of the Fifa officials who have been arrested in Switzerland:  (left to rigfht from upper row) Rafael Esquivel, Nicolas Leoz, Jeffrey Webb, Jack Warner, Eduardo Li, Eugenio Figueredo and Jose Maria Marin. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

What has happened? Officials at Fifa – the Fédération Internationale de Football Association, the governing body of world football – have been (...)

 Fifa president Sepp Blatter at a meeting with Russian officials in Moscow in October.  Photograph: Mikhail Klimentyev/RIA Novosti/Reuters

Fifa faces losing two of its biggest sponsors after airline Emirates decided not to renew its contract and electronics giant Sony signalled its inte(...)

Fifa president Sepp Blatter: “Yes it was a mistake [but] you know,  one makes lots of mistakes. Photograph: PA

French and German government officials went through the motions yesterday of rejecting Sepp Blatter’s suggestion that it had been the interest of b(...)

Jack Warner: describes the furore over Daily Telegraph revelations as “foolishness”.

Former Fifa vice-president Jack Warner might have a point when, as he did yesterday, he describes the furore regarding the emergence of documen(...)