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(...)

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(...)

Fifa have confirmed Europe will receive three additional places at an expanded 48-team World Cup. Photograph: Michael Buholzer/Afp

Corruption cases at Fifa will be conducted by a new chief investigator and heard by a new judge thanks to sweeping changes announced by the ruling cou(...)