FIFA Scandal: South Africa Denies Paying $10 Million Bribe

FIFA Scandal: South Africa Denies Paying $10 Million Bribe

As the FIFA scandal develops into an international issue, South Africa’s government has come forward and is now denying that they paid a $10 million bribe to fix the 2010 World Cup. This new revelation was revealed after a letter claimed that officials were seeking an indirect route for transfer. South African government officials say […]

Hillsborough Families Face Added Pain of Standing Debate

Hillsborough Families Face Added Pain of Standing Debate

The families of the 96 soccer fans who died at the Hillsborough disaster have just marked 25 years since the tragedy, but now they have to face the additional pain of a “bring back standing” debate. All-seater stadia ultimately became the disaster’s legacy, but in recent years, absence of safe standing areas in soccer stadiums […]

Arsenal FC Scrape Through to Keep FA Cup Hopes Alive

Arsenal FC Scrape Through to Keep FA Cup Hopes Alive

Arsenal FC scraped through their semi-final game with Wigan Athletic FC to keep their FA Cup hopes alive. Arsene Wenger’s men, who haven’t lifted a major trophy since 2005, were favourites going into the tie, but found themselves held to a 1-1 draw after extra time and required penalties to finally overcome their stubborn Championship […]