The five candidates vying to replace Sepp Blatter as head of the embattled world soccer governing body have concluded their campaigning. They were in Zurich, hoping to garner last-minute support in FIFA’s historic presidential election.
FIFA has found "insufficient evidence" of past doping infringements among Russia's provisional squad for the World Cup. Past investigations into Russian doping had highlighted football as one sport affected.
"White people" is the phrase Samuela Drudru reportedly used when he was sent off by New Zealand referee Campell-Kirk Waugh. The soccer association for Oceania prohibits players from making comments "on account of race."
Thomas Tuchel, Borussia Dortmund's former coach, who spent the season on sabbatical, will take over at French champions Paris Saint-Germain. Tuchel met disgruntled superstar Neymar on Sunday, who then said he would stay.
Former US goalkeeper Hope Solo has said ex-FIFA boss Sepp Blatter groped her backside during the 2013 Ballon d'Or ceremony. Sexual harassment wasn't just a problem in Hollywood but in women's football as well, she said.
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