Fifa Secretary General Jerome Valcke speaks to the press as he arrives for a meeting in Doha - he says there will be no World Cup compensation paid to clubs. Photograph:Getty Images

Fifa’s general secretary Jerome Valcke has claimed Uefa and most of the confederations want December 23rd as the date for the Qatar 2022 World Cup fin(...)

Greg Dyke’s recent FA commission concluded that one reason why England doesn’t develop as many good players as Germany is a relative shortage of facilities. Photograph: Getty Images

The 1988-89 Shoot Annual is only 27 years old, but seems older. One feature profiles John “Fash the Cash” Fashanu, Wimbledon’s £2,000-a-week star. He (...)

Ched Evans proposed move to Oldham Athletic has fallen through following threats from sponsors and threats made to family members of club employees. (Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire)

Ched Evans’s move to Oldham has collapsed with the convicted rapist blaming ‘mob rule’ for preventing the League One club signing him.Evans, who also (...)

Wigan Athletic owner Dave Whelan believes comments made by new manager Malky Mackay (in background) were not offensive.Photograph: PA

Dave Whelan has been accused of antisemitism after the Wigan Athletic owner said he believes that “Jewish people chase money more than everybody else(...)

Wigan chairman Dave Whelan has been accused of anti-semitism after he  told the Guardian he believes that “Jewish people chase money more than everybody else”. Photograph: Barrington Coombs/PA

Dave Whelan has been accused of anti-Semitism after the Wigan Athletic owner told the Guardian he believes that “Jewish people chase money more tha(...)

Fifa president Sepp Blatter. Photo: Adam Davy/PA

Fifa president Sepp Blatter has challenged the English FA to waive its right to legal action against them and it will publish Michael Garcia’s conclu(...)

Fifa president Sepp Blatter has rejected calls from FA chairman Greg Dyke for Michael Garcia’s report into allegations of corruption in World Cup bidding to be published

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has rejected FA chairman Greg Dyke’s call to publish the Garcia report into allegations of corruption in World Cup bidding(...)

Fifa have a lodged a criminal complain to the Swiss attorney general regarding “possible misconduct in connection with the hosting rights of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups”

Fifa has lodged a criminal complaint with the Swiss attorney general over “possible misconduct” by individuals in connection with the awarding of the (...)

Chairman of the English Football Association Greg Dyke has handwritten to every Fifa executive committee member urging the full findings of Michael Garcia’s ethics report be released

English FA chairman Greg Dyke has written to every FIFA executive committee member calling for “urgent action” to ensure ethics investigator Michael G(...)

Convicted rapist Ched Evans is training with Sheffield United having been released from prison. Photograph:  Jon Buckle/PA Wire.

Amazing sometimes how what looks to be a hopelessly knotted issue can be untangled with a single sentence out of the right mouth. Jessica Ennis-Hill d(...)