Fatma Samoura

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A protester in  a pill-shaped costume demonstrates against Bayer’s takeover of Monsanto by German chemicals firm Bayer outside the World Conference Centre  in Bonn. Photograph: Patrik Stollarz/AFP/Getty Images

In numbers: Goodbye, Monsanto €54 billion Sale price on Monsanto, the controversial US pesticides maker synonymous with GM food, to German chemicals (...)

Russia’s deputy prime minister Vitaly Mutko, who is also heading up the World Cup organising committee, pictured with Fifa president  Gianni Infantino during last week’s draw in Moscow. Photograph:  Sergei Chirikov/EPA

Cornel Borbely, Fifa’s ethics committee chairman, was investigating the alleged role of Russia’s deputy prime minister for sport, tourism and youth po(...)

Fifa president Gianni Infantino (right) and Russian deputy prime minister Vitaly Mutko give a press conference prior to the  World Cup draw  in Moscow. Photograph: Alexander Nemenov/AFP/Getty Images

How awkward it has been for Fifa and its president, Gianni Infantino, ruthlessly plotting a course towards next year’s World Cup in Russia, that the I(...)

The World Cup draw will take place in the State Kremlin Palace in Moscow on Friday. Gary Lineker will co-host alongside the Russian TV presenter Maria Komandnaya

England fans at the World Cup finals in Russia next summer have been told to restrict their alcohol intake to one pint of beer before or after the gam(...)

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(...)

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(...)

Northern Ireland players will wear a plain black armband during Friday’s World Cup qualifier against Azerbaijan to mark Armistice Day. The English a(...)

A file picture from 2011 of an England player wearing a black armband with a poppy symbol. Photograph:  Nick Potts/PA Wire

England players will wear black armbands bearing poppies in the November 11th World Cup qualifier against Scotland, despite Fifa general secretary Fat(...)