Trial over 2006 German World Cup corruption opens in Switzerland

Trial over 2006 German World Cup corruption opens in Switzerland

Three former German football officials and ex-FIFA Secretary General Urs Linsi went on trial on Monday in Switzerland over suspicions that Germany bought votes to obtain the 2006 World Cup.

Swiss parliament narrowly reappoints top prosecutor despite FIFA probe

Swiss parliament narrowly reappoints top prosecutor despite FIFA probe

Disgraced former Uefa boss Platini to Swiss TV: ‘I’ll be back’

Disgraced former Uefa boss Platini to Swiss TV: ‘I’ll be back’

Swiss prosecutor cleared in ‘FIFA gifts’ probe

Swiss prosecutor cleared in ‘FIFA gifts’ probe

Infantino sole candidate for FIFA presidency in June vote

Infantino sole candidate for FIFA presidency in June vote

Swiss prosecutor cleared in FIFA corruption probe, then quits

Swiss prosecutor cleared in FIFA corruption probe, then quits

Swiss attorney general suspends prosecutor in FIFA probe

Swiss attorney general suspends prosecutor in FIFA probe

Platini: ‘I wish FIFA ethics panel would disappear’

Platini: ‘I wish FIFA ethics panel would disappear’

Former Concacaf head Webb loses appeal against FIFA fine

Former Concacaf head Webb loses appeal against FIFA fine

Fifa bans three former football executives for life

Fifa bans three former football executives for life

Sepp Blatter accused of sexual assault at awards ceremony

Sepp Blatter accused of sexual assault at awards ceremony

Fifa corruption trial opens in New York

Fifa corruption trial opens in New York

Former FIFA president Blatter says he is going to World Cup

Former FIFA president Blatter says he is going to World Cup

Switzerland opens fresh corruption probe against football executives

Switzerland opens fresh corruption probe against football executives

Fifa suspends Caribbean football chief for ethics violations

Fifa suspends Caribbean football chief for ethics violations

Fifa finally releases damaging report on Qatar’s World Cup bid

Fifa finally releases damaging report on Qatar’s World Cup bid

Ousted Fifa ethics heads were investigating Infantino say sources

Ousted Fifa ethics heads were investigating Infantino say sources

Infantino ‘confident’ in 2022 World Cup despite Qatar crisis

Infantino ‘confident’ in 2022 World Cup despite Qatar crisis

Fifa museum not under threat of closure, says its director

Fifa museum not under threat of closure, says its director

Fifa approves expanded World Cup for 2026

Fifa approves expanded World Cup for 2026

Fifa calls in lawyers to help resolve staff disputes

Fifa calls in lawyers to help resolve staff disputes

Former Fifa boss Blatter loses appeal over football ban

Former Fifa boss Blatter loses appeal over football ban

Swiss police search homes in football corruption probe

Swiss police search homes in football corruption probe

Fifa to close loss-making museum after only 8 months

Fifa to close loss-making museum after only 8 months

Fifa museum struggles with 30 million franc loss

Fifa museum struggles with 30 million franc loss

Top doc becomes latest Fifa official to resign

Top doc becomes latest Fifa official to resign

Olympic chiefs call for global drug-testing body

Olympic chiefs call for global drug-testing body

FIFA chief promises clean 2026 World Cup bid

FIFA chief promises clean 2026 World Cup bid

Sacked Fifa executive hits back in Zurich court

Sacked Fifa executive hits back in Zurich court

FIFA appoints new auditor to clean-up after scandals

FIFA appoints new auditor to clean-up after scandals

Sepp Blatter faces new FIFA corruption probe

Sepp Blatter faces new FIFA corruption probe

Infantino’s salary deal ‘reflects will to end abuses’

Infantino’s salary deal ‘reflects will to end abuses’

Blatter ‘confident’ as he faces Swiss sports court

Blatter ‘confident’ as he faces Swiss sports court

Blatter to appear at Lausanne appeal court

Blatter to appear at Lausanne appeal court

Infantino’s lifestyle slammed in FIFA memo

Infantino’s lifestyle slammed in FIFA memo

Fifa’s Infantino hits out at ‘greedy’ jibes

Fifa’s Infantino hits out at ‘greedy’ jibes

Fifa in hot water again over suspicious payments

Fifa in hot water again over suspicious payments

Uefa plans September presidency election

Uefa plans September presidency election

Uefa’s Platini resigns after appeal rejected

Uefa’s Platini resigns after appeal rejected

Football corruption: Platini faces make-or-break hearing

Football corruption: Platini faces make-or-break hearing

Blatter will testify at Platini’s Lausanne appeal

Blatter will testify at Platini’s Lausanne appeal

Blatter biography: Fifa boss was ‘Swiss secret agent’

Blatter biography: Fifa boss was ‘Swiss secret agent’

Report: Fifa must prove it respects human rights

Report: Fifa must prove it respects human rights

Uefa searched after Infantino named in Panama Papers

Uefa searched after Infantino named in Panama Papers

FIFA suspect Takkas extradited to the US

FIFA suspect Takkas extradited to the US

FIFA probes World Cup award to Germany

FIFA probes World Cup award to Germany

Chinese giant becomes FIFA’s top sponsor in post-Blatter era

Chinese giant becomes FIFA’s top sponsor in post-Blatter era

Swiss pursue Fifa’s Valcke as salaries finally revealed

Swiss pursue Fifa’s Valcke as salaries finally revealed

Fifa demands damages out of forfeited bribes

Fifa demands damages out of forfeited bribes

French seize Blatter documents in Paris raid

French seize Blatter documents in Paris raid

Swiss extradite football chief on bribery charge

Swiss extradite football chief on bribery charge

Greek steps up at Swiss-based UEFA

Greek steps up at Swiss-based UEFA

Platini appeals ban at world sports tribunal

Platini appeals ban at world sports tribunal

Gianni Infantino has ‘qualities to continue my work’: Blatter

Gianni Infantino has ‘qualities to continue my work’: Blatter

Swiss-Italian Gianni Infantino will be Fifa’s new boss

Swiss-Italian Gianni Infantino will be Fifa’s new boss

Blatter and Platini have bans reduced on appeal

Blatter and Platini have bans reduced on appeal

Prince Ali calls for Fifa vote to be suspended

Prince Ali calls for Fifa vote to be suspended

Blatter biography gets March release date

Blatter biography gets March release date

Thai football boss faces further Fifa suspension

Thai football boss faces further Fifa suspension

Fifa candidates at odds over financial promises

Fifa candidates at odds over financial promises

‘Not the time for deals’ on FIFA presidency: Infantino

‘Not the time for deals’ on FIFA presidency: Infantino

Fifa fines Beckenbauer for ‘lack of cooperation’

Fifa fines Beckenbauer for ‘lack of cooperation’

Blatter dodges reporters at Fifa hearing in Zurich

Blatter dodges reporters at Fifa hearing in Zurich

Platini turns up at Fifa HQ to appeal ban

Platini turns up at Fifa HQ to appeal ban

Fifa bans Blatter’s right-hand man for 12 years

Fifa bans Blatter’s right-hand man for 12 years

Prince Ali condemns tactics of Fifa rivals

Prince Ali condemns tactics of Fifa rivals

Blatter ‘will attend Fifa appeal hearing’: lawyer

Blatter ‘will attend Fifa appeal hearing’: lawyer

Switzerland slips in global corruption ranking

Switzerland slips in global corruption ranking

Five candidates step up bids for Fifa’s top job

Five candidates step up bids for Fifa’s top job

Honduran Fifa VP pleads innocence in US court

Honduran Fifa VP pleads innocence in US court

Fifa fires Blatter associate Jérôme Valcke

Fifa fires Blatter associate Jérôme Valcke

Longer bans sought for Blatter and Platini

Longer bans sought for Blatter and Platini

Fifa museum set to open in Zurich next month

Fifa museum set to open in Zurich next month

Messi wins fifth Ballon d’Or at Zurich ceremony

Messi wins fifth Ballon d’Or at Zurich ceremony

Blatter and Platini now free to appeal bans

Blatter and Platini now free to appeal bans

Uefa’s Platini abandons bid for Fifa presidency

Uefa’s Platini abandons bid for Fifa presidency

Blatter’s ex-wife defends ousted Fifa leader

Blatter’s ex-wife defends ousted Fifa leader

Fifa official Valcke’s suspension extended

Fifa official Valcke’s suspension extended

Nine-year ban sought against top Fifa official

Nine-year ban sought against top Fifa official

Bility’s appeal over Fifa presidency bid rejected

Bility’s appeal over Fifa presidency bid rejected

Fifa probe: Switzerland hands bank files to US

Fifa probe: Switzerland hands bank files to US

Banned Blatter keeps apartment — and pay

Banned Blatter keeps apartment — and pay

Swiss software caught Blatter-Platini payment

Swiss software caught Blatter-Platini payment

Reaction to Fifa bans: Too much or too little?

Reaction to Fifa bans: Too much or too little?

Isolated Blatter devastated by Fifa ban

Isolated Blatter devastated by Fifa ban

‘Disloyal payment’ undid world football’s leaders

‘Disloyal payment’ undid world football’s leaders

Fifa bans Blatter and Platini from football

Fifa bans Blatter and Platini from football

‘Corruption rap dropped against me’: Blatter

‘Corruption rap dropped against me’: Blatter

Fifa VP for Uruguay to be sent home — not US

Fifa VP for Uruguay to be sent home — not US

Fifa hears Blatter as bribe scandal rolls on

Fifa hears Blatter as bribe scandal rolls on

Bern agrees to help German Fifa probe

Bern agrees to help German Fifa probe

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Fifa VP extradited from Zurich to United States

Blatter questions Fifa ethics panel’s credibility

Blatter questions Fifa ethics panel’s credibility

Beckenbauer’s claims called ‘absurd’ by Blatter

Beckenbauer’s claims called ‘absurd’ by Blatter

Court upholds Fifa’s suspension of Platini

Court upholds Fifa’s suspension of Platini

IOC plans audits of sport federation finances

IOC plans audits of sport federation finances

‘Memo’ backs Platini Fifa salary claim: report

‘Memo’ backs Platini Fifa salary claim: report

Committee backs term limits for Fifa presidents

Committee backs term limits for Fifa presidents

More Fifa officials arrested in Zurich raid

More Fifa officials arrested in Zurich raid

Fifa faces reform challenge from sponsors

Fifa faces reform challenge from sponsors

Fifa attempts to launch reforms amid ‘chaos’

Fifa attempts to launch reforms amid ‘chaos’

Favoured Messi on short list for best footballer

Favoured Messi on short list for best footballer

Suspended Blatter likens Fifa probe to ‘inquisition’

Suspended Blatter likens Fifa probe to ‘inquisition’

Bern to lift banking secrecy for Fifa probe

Bern to lift banking secrecy for Fifa probe

Fifa verdict on Blatter and Platini next month

Fifa verdict on Blatter and Platini next month

Fifa group seeks Blatter and Platini penalties

Fifa group seeks Blatter and Platini penalties

Suspicions grow over Russia-Qatar World Cups

Suspicions grow over Russia-Qatar World Cups

Fifa committee retains Blatter and Platini bans

Fifa committee retains Blatter and Platini bans

Fifa bans Nepal’s football president over bribery

Fifa bans Nepal’s football president over bribery

Uefa vice-president fined by Fifa ethics board

Uefa vice-president fined by Fifa ethics board

Five pass ‘integrity tests’ for Fifa leader race

Five pass ‘integrity tests’ for Fifa leader race

Suspended Fifa boss Sepp Blatter in hospital

Suspended Fifa boss Sepp Blatter in hospital

UBS also questioned in Fifa scandal probe

UBS also questioned in Fifa scandal probe

Credit Suisse targeted in Fifa corruption probe

Credit Suisse targeted in Fifa corruption probe

Swiss candidate for Fifa chief gets Uefa backing

Swiss candidate for Fifa chief gets Uefa backing

Fifa presidential race gets French Champagne

Fifa presidential race gets French Champagne

German football great under Fifa suspicion

German football great under Fifa suspicion

Fifa official casts doubt on Platini’s leader bid

Fifa official casts doubt on Platini’s leader bid

February date assured for Fifa presidency vote

February date assured for Fifa presidency vote

Platini cites ‘man to man’ pay deal with Blatter

Platini cites ‘man to man’ pay deal with Blatter

Uefa backs Platini after crisis talks in Nyon

Uefa backs Platini after crisis talks in Nyon

Fifa’s Julio Rocha to be extradited to US

Fifa’s Julio Rocha to be extradited to US

Fifa bans former Asian exec for ‘ethics breach’

Fifa bans former Asian exec for ‘ethics breach’

Blatter: ‘A gentleman’s agreement with Platini’

Blatter: ‘A gentleman’s agreement with Platini’

Fifa’s Blatter: ‘They can’t destroy my life’s work’

Fifa’s Blatter: ‘They can’t destroy my life’s work’

Lawyers: ‘Blatter will appeal Fifa ban’

Lawyers: ‘Blatter will appeal Fifa ban’

Uefa stands by Platini after Fifa suspension

Uefa stands by Platini after Fifa suspension

Fifa suspends Blatter and Platini for 90 days

Fifa suspends Blatter and Platini for 90 days

Blatter ally dismisses suspension claims

Blatter ally dismisses suspension claims

Blatter’s daughter accuses media of ‘hatred’

Blatter’s daughter accuses media of ‘hatred’

Fifa sponsors: Blatter must go immediately

Fifa sponsors: Blatter must go immediately

Michel Platini: ‘I still want to be Fifa president’

Michel Platini: ‘I still want to be Fifa president’

Fifa bans former VP Jack Warner for life

Fifa bans former VP Jack Warner for life

Blatter vows to stay on despite criminal probe

Blatter vows to stay on despite criminal probe

‘Interim chief should replace Blatter’: lawyer

‘Interim chief should replace Blatter’: lawyer

Fifa: Blatter a ‘suspect’ as Platini ‘questioned’

Fifa: Blatter a ‘suspect’ as Platini ‘questioned’

Emails handed over in Swiss Fifa probe

Emails handed over in Swiss Fifa probe

Bern backs extradition of another Fifa official

Bern backs extradition of another Fifa official

Executive of scandal-plagued Fifa to meet

Executive of scandal-plagued Fifa to meet

Fifa suspends Blatter’s right-hand man

Fifa suspends Blatter’s right-hand man

Swiss back extradition of former Fifa executive

Swiss back extradition of former Fifa executive

Swiss apartments seized in Fifa corruption probe

Swiss apartments seized in Fifa corruption probe

‘Blatter sold World Cup TV rights at cut price’

‘Blatter sold World Cup TV rights at cut price’

Ethics chief calls for Fifa president term limit

Ethics chief calls for Fifa president term limit

Fifa reform body holds first meeting in Bern

Fifa reform body holds first meeting in Bern

Swiss set date for Fifa US extradition ruling

Swiss set date for Fifa US extradition ruling

Blatter ‘treated unfairly’: Fifa reform chief

Blatter ‘treated unfairly’: Fifa reform chief

Fifa hopeful Chung in new probe: report

Fifa hopeful Chung in new probe: report

Nicaragua charges Fifa official with corruption

Nicaragua charges Fifa official with corruption

Platini warned me of prison: Fifa chief Blatter

Platini warned me of prison: Fifa chief Blatter

Fifa’s Rocha agrees to extradition to Nicaragua

Fifa’s Rocha agrees to extradition to Nicaragua

Lausanne lawyer to head Fifa reform committee

Lausanne lawyer to head Fifa reform committee

Fifa faces long struggle to pass reforms

Fifa faces long struggle to pass reforms

Protester showers Blatter with fake bank notes

Protester showers Blatter with fake bank notes

Crisis-hit FIFA sets election for February

Crisis-hit FIFA sets election for February

FIFA reform pressure mounts ahead of vote

FIFA reform pressure mounts ahead of vote

Switzerland extradites first FIFA suspect to US

Switzerland extradites first FIFA suspect to US

Swiss widen Fifa money-laundering investigation

Swiss widen Fifa money-laundering investigation

Fifa bans ex-official for life over massive bribes

Fifa bans ex-official for life over massive bribes

Fifa bans ex-World Cup bid inspection chief

Fifa bans ex-World Cup bid inspection chief

‘Political interventions before World Cup votes’

‘Political interventions before World Cup votes’

Sponsors will flee Fifa without reforms: lawyer

Sponsors will flee Fifa without reforms: lawyer

US formally seeks Fifa officials’ extradition

US formally seeks Fifa officials’ extradition

Blatter ‘not a candidate but elected president’

Blatter ‘not a candidate but elected president’

Fifa official to remain in custody: Swiss court

Fifa official to remain in custody: Swiss court

Sepp Blatter charity football tourney still on

Sepp Blatter charity football tourney still on

Fifa probe finds 53 ‘suspicious’ bank cases

Fifa probe finds 53 ‘suspicious’ bank cases

Blatter rejects calls from Euro MPs to stand down

Blatter rejects calls from Euro MPs to stand down

Fifa communications director calls it quits

Fifa communications director calls it quits

Euro MPs to vote on call for Blatter to quit now

Euro MPs to vote on call for Blatter to quit now

Fifa hands computer data to Swiss investigators

Fifa hands computer data to Swiss investigators

Fifa suspends bidding for 2026 World Cup

Fifa suspends bidding for 2026 World Cup

Olympic chief calls for ‘painful’ Fifa reform

Olympic chief calls for ‘painful’ Fifa reform

Russia and Qatar ‘could lose World Cups’: report

Russia and Qatar ‘could lose World Cups’: report

Fifa’s Blatter to skip Olympic meeting

Fifa’s Blatter to skip Olympic meeting

Fifa staff in Zurich give Blatter standing ovation

Fifa staff in Zurich give Blatter standing ovation

Swiss senate backs anti-corruption ‘Fifa law’

Swiss senate backs anti-corruption ‘Fifa law’

Blatter returns to ‘work as usual’ at Fifa HQ

Blatter returns to ‘work as usual’ at Fifa HQ

Swiss media welcome Blatter’s surprise move

Swiss media welcome Blatter’s surprise move

Blatter’s resignation a ‘stunning capitulation’

Blatter’s resignation a ‘stunning capitulation’

Fifa corruption scandal: a timeline of events

Fifa corruption scandal: a timeline of events

Blatter makes surprise resignation as Fifa head

Blatter makes surprise resignation as Fifa head

Fifa claims innocence over $10-million transfer

Fifa claims innocence over $10-million transfer

Blatter slams US and Uefa ‘hate’ campaign

Blatter slams US and Uefa ‘hate’ campaign

Blatter beats off critics to win fifth Fifa term

Blatter beats off critics to win fifth Fifa term

Police: all clear after Fifa meeting bomb threat

Police: all clear after Fifa meeting bomb threat

Blatter appeals for unity at Fifa congress

Blatter appeals for unity at Fifa congress

Prince Ali out to wrestle Fifa from Blatter

Prince Ali out to wrestle Fifa from Blatter

Official questions ‘Hollywood’ Fifa raid

Official questions ‘Hollywood’ Fifa raid

Blatter rejects calls to quit as Fifa meet opens

Blatter rejects calls to quit as Fifa meet opens

Will he stay or go? Pressure rises on Blatter

Will he stay or go? Pressure rises on Blatter

US soccer kingpin key to Fifa corruption probe

US soccer kingpin key to Fifa corruption probe

Blatter says Fifa will expel guilty officials

Blatter says Fifa will expel guilty officials

Six indicted Fifa officials oppose extradition

Six indicted Fifa officials oppose extradition

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Who’s who in US Fifa corruption probe

Swiss arrest seventh football official in Zurich

Swiss arrest seventh football official in Zurich

Fifa rocked by US racketeering charges

Fifa rocked by US racketeering charges

Police arrest Fifa officials in Zurich over ‘bribes’

Police arrest Fifa officials in Zurich over ‘bribes’

Fifa’s Blatter confident about re-election

Fifa’s Blatter confident about re-election

Platini wants Jordanian prince to batter Blatter

Platini wants Jordanian prince to batter Blatter

Fifa bans Tahiti football official for eight years

Fifa bans Tahiti football official for eight years

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Fifa agrees to ‘winter’ World Cup in Qatar

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Three candidates challenge Fifa president

‘Lost’ World Cup base set for Zurich display

‘Lost’ World Cup base set for Zurich display

Ronaldo wins third Ballon d’Or in Zurich

Ronaldo wins third Ballon d’Or in Zurich

Jordanian prince to run for Fifa presidency

Jordanian prince to run for Fifa presidency

US head of Fifa ethics committee quits

US head of Fifa ethics committee quits

Swiss hike scrutiny of international sport orgs

Swiss hike scrutiny of international sport orgs

Fifa files criminal complaint with Swiss AG

Fifa files criminal complaint with Swiss AG

Fifa officials clash over World Cup ethics report

Fifa officials clash over World Cup ethics report

Zurich police quell protest over Fifa chief

Zurich police quell protest over Fifa chief

Fifa urges winter 2022 World Cup in Qatar

Fifa urges winter 2022 World Cup in Qatar

Fifa bans Mongolian football boss over bribes

Fifa bans Mongolian football boss over bribes

Fifa official: corruption probe ‘must be public’

Fifa official: corruption probe ‘must be public’

Palestinian meets Fifa chief over Gaza crisis

Palestinian meets Fifa chief over Gaza crisis

Police deal further blow to football supporters

Police deal further blow to football supporters

Guinea pig predicts win for Swiss over France

Guinea pig predicts win for Swiss over France

‘Fifa should be booted from Switzerland’

‘Fifa should be booted from Switzerland’

Blatter admits Qatar World Cup a ‘mistake’

Blatter admits Qatar World Cup a ‘mistake’

Croatian footballer’s ban for racism upheld

Croatian footballer’s ban for racism upheld

Blatter aims for fifth term as FIFA boss

Blatter aims for fifth term as FIFA boss

FIFA ‘goes through hell’ over Brazil World Cup

FIFA ‘goes through hell’ over Brazil World Cup

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FIFA authorize veils and turbans during matches

UK clubs outspend on football transfers: FIFA

UK clubs outspend on football transfers: FIFA

Swiss-based football rules body goes solo

Swiss-based football rules body goes solo

FIFA names Ronaldo for 2013 Ballon d’Or trophy

FIFA names Ronaldo for 2013 Ballon d’Or trophy

Ronaldo favoured to win Ballon d’Or in Zurich

Ronaldo favoured to win Ballon d’Or in Zurich

FIFA calls for anti-doping overhaul

FIFA calls for anti-doping overhaul

FIFA rejects Ukraine stadium ban appeal

FIFA rejects Ukraine stadium ban appeal

FIFA’s Blatter: ‘Qatar conditions unacceptable’

FIFA’s Blatter: ‘Qatar conditions unacceptable’

Blatter stays on ‘world’s most powerful’ list

Blatter stays on ‘world’s most powerful’ list

FIFA draws Sweden and Portugal for play-offs

FIFA draws Sweden and Portugal for play-offs

UEFA’s Platini urges fight against football racism

UEFA’s Platini urges fight against football racism

FIFA on defensive over Qatar labour rights

FIFA on defensive over Qatar labour rights

Swiss unions slam FIFA over ‘Qatar slavery’

Swiss unions slam FIFA over ‘Qatar slavery’

European clubs fear winter 2022 World Cup

European clubs fear winter 2022 World Cup

FIFA seeks Russian answers on ‘gay’ laws

FIFA seeks Russian answers on ‘gay’ laws

Depardieu football film seeks 500 Swiss extras

Depardieu football film seeks 500 Swiss extras

Swiss group seeks ‘fair’ World Cup from FIFA

Swiss group seeks ‘fair’ World Cup from FIFA

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Banned FIFA official cited for misusing millions

Swiss FIFA head gains key Asian support

Swiss FIFA head gains key Asian support

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FIFA’s honorary prez resigns over bribe claims

Blatter cools stance on racism sanctions

Blatter cools stance on racism sanctions

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‘Biological passport’ set for World Cup footballers

Messi wins top FIFA award at Zurich gala

Messi wins top FIFA award at Zurich gala

Depardieu leaves Russia for Switzerland

Depardieu leaves Russia for Switzerland

Embattled Blatter vows to see out FIFA term

Embattled Blatter vows to see out FIFA term

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Ex-FIFA chief Havelange took bribes: Swiss court

Blatter defends stance on bribes case

Blatter defends stance on bribes case

Blatter facing renewed scrutiny amid Fifa turmoil

Blatter facing renewed scrutiny amid Fifa turmoil