[SHANGHAI] Fifa has signed up China's second-largest dairy company as a sponsor for the 2018 Russia World Cup, the fourth such backer from the country as international soccer's governing...

[NEW YORK] A prosecution witness in the corruption trial of three former soccer officials testified on Wednesday that Mexico's Grupo Televisa and Brazil's Globo took part in a US$15 million...

[NEW YORK] A former executive who cut a plea deal with US prosecutors told the Fifa trial in New York on Tuesday that media companies including Fox Sports paid bribes to secure television rights to...

[LAUSANNE, Switzerland] A trial period for the video assistant referee (VAR) system could be extended beyond next year's World Cup, football's lawmakers said Thursday, despite FIFA's...

[LONDON] Fifa has backed down in its row with British football authorities over the wearing of poppies by players in international matches as a tribute to those killed in war.

[MADRID] Police arrested the head of Spain's soccer federation, throwing the leadership of the sport in the World Cup-winning nation into disarray a year before the next round of the elite...

FORMER top football official Chuck Blazer, whose evidence to US investigators helped trigger the Fifa corruption scandal, has died, his lawyers said on Wednesday.

[ZURICH] Switzerland's highest court rejected former European soccer boss Michel Platini's bid to overturn his four-year ban from the sport over ethics violations, the court said on...

[NEW YORK] A former banker at Julius Baer and Credit Suisse pleaded guilty on Thursday to a US money laundering conspiracy charge in connection with a wide-ranging corruption probe of Fifa, the world...

[ZURICH] Soccer's governing body Fifa said it was in "regular contact" with the organising committee of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar on Monday though it did not comment directly on the...