A photograph  of  May 29th, 2015 shows Fifa president Sepp Blatter gesturing during the association’s congress in Zurich, Switzerland. Blatter was re-elected to his Fifa position  that day despite international pressure to step down.  Photograph: Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images

Here is a timeline of the scandal that has engulfed Fifa in recent years. December 2010 Russia is awarded the 2018 World Cup and Qata(...)

Uefa have distanced themselves from calls to boycott the World Cup. Photo: Getty Images

Protests against Sepp Blatter’s re-election have increased the pressure on the Fifa president, with Uefa considering its options in the knowledge that(...)

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(...)

Veteran Fifa president Sepp Blatter shakes hands with Uefa president Michel Platini after being re-elected on Friday. Photograph: Getty Images 2:20

As was to be expected regardless of how many votes Sepp Blatter won by in Zurich, those who championed the cause of his opponent, Prince Ali bin al-Hu(...)

Sepp Blatter delivers his opening speech at Fifa congress in Zurich. Photograph: Reuters 1:37

Sepp Blatter claimed that FIFA’s crisis would not have happened if countries other than Russia and Qatar had won the vote for the 2018 and 2022 World (...)

Roy Keane: ’If you think it’s a sending-off or David Gill might be wrong or Alex Ferguson, you say it. These people are just: ‘It’s Man United, woh!’ It’s like Disneyland – Man United Land, with f**king Micky Mouse running everywhere.  Photograph: Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images

Roy Keane’s sustained criticism of Alex Ferguson extended to a new target during a night at Lancashire County Cricket Club to promote his latest bo(...)

Roy Keane outlines the training ground bust-up that led to his departure from Manchester United in his new book ‘Roy Keane: The Second Half’.  Photograph: Mike Egerton/PA

Roy Keane has revealed he warned Alex Ferguson against taking on the Irish racehorse owner John Magnier and JP McManus in the Rock Of Gibraltar disput(...)

A GAA coach has being jailed for seven years for his involvement in the distribution of almost €600,000 worth of cannabis.David Gill (38) was caught d(...)

Louis van Gaal: wants Mats Hummels, Daley Blind and Stefan de Vrij among others. Photograph: PA.

Louis van Gaal has been told he is free to break the world transfer record to bring the right player to Manchester United. Last year Real Madrid set (...)