Nasser Al-Khelaifi is under investigation for bribing a Fifa executive to get World Cup broadcasting rights. Photo: Getty Images

The chairman of Qatar-owned Paris Saint-Germain and the sports broadcaster beIN, Nasser al-Khelaifi, has been accused in Switzerland of criminally bri(...)

P45: the comedian Simon Brodkin, aka Lee Nelson, hands Theresa May a fake P45 at the Conservative Party conference in Manchester. Photograph: Carl Court/Getty

British cabinet ministers defended Theresa May on Wednesday after her keynote speech to the Conservative Party conference fell victim to a prankster a(...)

FAI chief executive John Delaney. Photograph: Inpho

There are a fair few moments recalled in David Conn’s remarkable book on football’s governing body The Fall Of The House of Fifa that you find yoursel(...)

Former Fifa president Sepp Blatter is showered with fake banknotes at a press conference in 2015. Photograph: Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters

Fifa will fall short of its sponsorship target for next summer’s World Cup in Russia by more than a quarter due to the “toxic” nature of its brand, a(...)

 Fireworks over Khalifa International Stadium during its  official opening ceremony in May. It’s the  the first completed 2022 Fifa World Cup venue, five years before the tournament begins. Photograph: Qatar/Getty

The prospects of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups being hosted by Russia and Qatar have been strengthened after Fifa dramatically published in full the i(...)

Michael Garcia’s report into the decision to award the 2018 and 2022 World Cups to Russia and Qatar respectively has been released by Fifa. Photograph: Walter Bieri/EPA

Fifa has taken the dramatic step of publishing a controversial internal report into the awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups after it was leaked t(...)

Hans-Joachim Eckert has been ousted as Fifa chief ethics judge. Photograph:

Fifa has given no explanation for ousting the two heads of its Ethics Committee, but the move has led some to point the finger at president Gianni Inf(...)

An aerial view of the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, during the 1994 World Cup final. Photograph: Mike Powell/Getty Images

A joint bid from the US, Canada and Mexico to host the enlarged 2026 World Cup is expected to be finalised this year for submission to Fifa, according(...)

John Delaney and Emma English. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

John Delaney’s election to the Executive Committee of Uefa guarantees his place at the international game’s top table for the next four years, but may(...)

Former Uefa president Michel Platini. Photograph: Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images

Michel Platini has accused Sepp Blatter of making him “his last scalp” as Fifa president in the affair which saw both banned from football. Platini w(...)