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FIFA official arraigned in NY on charges of receiving bribes

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Wednesday, December 30, 2015, 6:12 PM FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images A Guatemalan judge arrested on a cruise ship earlier this month shortly after federal prosecutors unsealed an indictment charging him in the FIFA corruption scandal was arraigned ...

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FIFA ethics court bans Blatter, Platini for 8 years

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Monday, December 21, 2015, 7:49 AM FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images Sepp Blatter leaves after a hearing at the FIFA headquarters on December 17, 2015 in Zurich. FIFA president Sepp Blatter and European soccer chief Michel Platini ...

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FIFA ethics court bans Blatter, Platini for 8 years

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Monday, December 21, 2015, 4:20 AM FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images Sepp Blatter leaves after a hearing at the FIFA headquarters on December 17, 2015 in Zurich. FIFA’s ethics committee banned Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini for eight years ...

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More FIFA bigwigs arrested in Switzerland: report

BY Nathaniel Vinton, Ian Powers NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Thursday, December 3, 2015, 8:18 AM STEFFEN SCHMIDT/EPA The U.S. government’s crackdown on FIFA corruption continued Thursday when Swiss police in Zurich arrested at least two more officials of soccer’s ...

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U.S. Soccer head Gulati dodges questions about FIFA scandal

BY Nathaniel Vinton, Michael O’keeffe NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Wednesday, November 4, 2015, 6:13 PM Elise Amendola/AP Sunil Gulati is the president of the United States Soccer Federation and is the lone American representative on FIFA’s troubled executive committee. But ...

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FIFA reform leader apologizes for ripping US soccer

BY Christian Red, Michael O’keeffe, Nathaniel Vinton NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Tuesday, November 3, 2015, 11:30 PM MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS Francois Carrard. François Carrard, the Swiss lawyer leading a committee to reform FIFA, said he was relieved that U.S. customs officials ...

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