June 30, 2022

Sweden joins Poland in refusing to play Russia in World Cup qualifiers, urges FIFA to cancel matches

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Sweden has followed Poland in its refusal to play Russia in a World Cup qualifier match next month following Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine, and it urged FIFA to cancel any games involving Russia.  Polish soccer federation President Cezary Kulesza said in a tweet Saturday that the […]

United States, Canada and Mexico win vote to host 2026 FIFA World Cup.

MOSCOW — The United States will host the 2026 FIFA World Cup after its three-way bid – along with Mexico and Canada – was granted staging rights during a vote here on Wednesday. The “United” bid, that will see 60 of the tournament’s games held in the U.S., with Canada and Mexico getting 10 each, beat out […]

Ex-spy’s poisoning raises speculation that England could boycott FIFA World Cup.

Just weeks after the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang had politics as one of its central storylines, the other major global sporting event of 2018 also seems certain to be affected by external controversies. This summer’s FIFA World Cup in Russia is just three months away, but has been rocked by calls for a boycott by […]

Clinton Foundation Received Donations from FIFA, Qatar 2022 World Cup Committee

It seems that to donate to the Clinton Foundation, one must be a modern-day super villain. Following the indictment of FIFA officials on corruption charges, it was revealed that the organization, along with Qatar’s 2022 World Cup Committee, were both Clinton Foundation donors. While exact donation amounts were unclear, FIFA donated between $50,000-$100,000, and Qatar’s […]

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