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Racist abuse of AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli by AS Roma fans in yesterday’s Serie A match caused the official to briefly suspend play. After an PA announcement warning the offending supporters […]
Ed. Note: In light of today’s Justice Department action against FIFA, we thought we’d repost this item from 2011, which speaks to the pathological corruption of the organization and its leader. _____ […]
I’m glad the US Attorney and FBI are cleaning up the big-money college sports cesspool, but that’s a drop in the bucket compared to America’s real corruption. First, good on the FBI and […]
What should FIFA do now that the Arab world has had enough of Qatar’s bullshit? Double down, baby! A number of Arab countries including Saudi Arabia and Egypt have cut diplomatic ties with […]
Noam Chomsky, of all people, has called Tricky Dick “America’s last liberal president.” Sadly, he couldn’t have been more right. Way back in 2008 I said this: If he were a candidate in […]
Today’s arrests are just the beginning. Is it the end of FIFA as we know it? I read the news today. Oh boy. FIFA officials arrested, face U.S. extradition Criminal case opened […]
It was a collapse for the ages. Now it’s white-knuckle time. Gutted. Absolutely gutted. All we had to do was kill off 30 more seconds. [sigh] Well, for you glass-half-full types, at […]
I hope when Sepp Blatter retires from FIFA he takes over as head of the IOC. I can’t wait to see the Winter Olympics in Dubai.
The Federazione Italiana Giuoco Calcio (FIGC), the governing body of football in Italy, just broke bad on AC Milan over its supporters abusive behavior. Gab Marcotti at ESPN FC explains. The Italian […]