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FIFA Suspends Sepp Blatter, Michel Platini, Jerome Valcke In Top-Level Frenzy

FIFA has cast Sepp Blatter and a pair of his former right-hand men out of the house he helped build.

FIFA suspended Blatter, its president, Michel Platini, a vice president, and Jerome Valcke, its secretary-general, from all soccer activities for 90 days on Thursday, according to its website. 344 more words

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Report: FIFA President Sepp Blatter Could Be Facing 90-Day Suspension

LONDON —¬†Sepp Blatter could be facing a 90-day suspension.

The FIFA president’s future was being determined by the governing body’s ethics committee at meetings in Zurich, with Blatter at risk of being suspended… 261 more words

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Landon Donovan: Jurgen Klinsmann Must Go If USA Loses To Mexico (Video)

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Landon Donovan isn’t afraid to apply what he knows about ruthlessness in soccer to Jurgen Klinsmann.

Donovan said Tuesday in an ESPNFC interview that Jurgen Klinsmann should leave his post as head coach of the U.S. 268 more words

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Steven Gerrard Texts Mamadou Sakho, Marks Liverpool Captaincy Milestone

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Mamadou Sakho has revealed how he received a text message from Steven Gerrard after donning the Liverpool captain’s armband for the first time last month. 125 more words

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USA Picks Experienced Squad For Saturday CONCACAF Cup Game Vs. Mexico

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CHICAGO — U.S. men’s national soccer team coach Jurgen Klinsmann dropped defenders John Brooks and Omar Gonzalez and midfielder Mix Diskerud from the Americans’ roster for Saturday’s playoff against Mexico for a berth in the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup. 282 more words

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Hope Solo Again Faces Domestic Violence Charges After Court's Reversal

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U.S. national team goalkeeper Hope Solo could again face assault charges stemming from an altercation last year with family members after a Washington state appeals court on Friday reversed a lower court’s dismissal of the case. 242 more words

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FIFA President Sepp Blatter Resists Calls From Four Major Sponsors To Quit

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ZURICH — Sepp Blatter defied calls from FIFA sponsors Budweiser, Coca-Cola, McDonald’s and Visa on Friday to quit immediately as president of world soccer’s governing body rather than clinging on until the emergency election in February. 367 more words

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