FIFA extends ban on Sepp Blatter until 2028

Soccer Mar 25, 2021

FIFA extends ban on Sepp Blatter until 2028

FIFA banned its former president Sepp Blatter until 2028 on Wednesday after handing him a new suspension of six years and eight months for receiving huge bonuses. Former FIFA secretary-general Jerome Valcke also had his existing suspension extended by the same amount. The new bans will ...

FIFA report highlights pandemic's impact on transfer market

Soccer Jan 19, 2021

FIFA report highlights pandemic's impact on transfer market

The number of international transfers of male soccer players in 2020 dropped by 5.4% compared to the previous year, while total transfer fees were down significantly — by 23.4% — due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, a FIFA report published Monday revealed. In ...