Gianno Infantino has been dragged into the Panama Papers affair. Photograph: Epa

MPs and Fifa reform campaigners have called for an urgent investigation into questions raised by a decade old TV rights deal that has dragged the new (...)

The Panama papers leak has dragged president Gianni Infantino into the Fifa corruption scandal. Photograph: Epa

The new head of world football has been caught up in the sport’s corruption scandal because of documents that have been revealed by the Panama Papers (...)

Mossack Fonseca’s office in Panana. The firm has branches in Hong Kong, Miami, Zurich and more than 35 other places around the globe . The firm is one of the world’s top creators of shell companies, corporate structures that can be used to hide ownership of assets.

A massive leak of documents exposes the offshore holdings of 12 current and former world leaders and reveals how associates of Russian President Vlad(...)

Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring for Argentina against Bolivia. File photograph: Enrique Marcarian/Reuters

The law firm of a FIFA ethics watchdog had business relationships with three men who have been indicted in the world soccer association’s corruption (...)

Eugenio Figueredo  has been indicted by the US Department of Justice on racketeering, wire fraud and money laundering charges. Photograph: Getty Images

Former Fifa vice president Eugenio Figueredo will be extradited to his native Uruguay instead of the United States. Switzerland’s justice ministry sa(...)

The US have rquested Switzerland to extradite seven Fifa officials arrested on corruption charges in May 2015 following amajor investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Photograph: EPA

One of the seven Fifa officials arrested in Zurich as part of a corruption probe has been extradited to the United States. Switzerland’s Federal Offic(...)

New evidence shows Fifa secretary general Jérôme Valcke was aware of the $10 million payment, described by US investigators as a ‘bribe’, made to Jack Warner. Photograph: Afp

The position of Fifa’s powerful secretary general, Jérôme Valcke, is likely to come under intense pressure after new evidence emerged that showed he w(...)

A view of the house of Nicolas Leoz, former head of South America’s football federation. Photograph: Jorge Adorno/Reuters

The former head of South America’s soccer federation was put under house arrest Monday evening, a senior police official said. The arrest of Nicolas (...)

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(...)

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

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

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