Rafael Esquivel admits charges on corruption case

Rafael Esquivel, one of the officials arrested last year in the FIFA scandal on corruption , admitted having received bribes related to the sale of marketing rights to different tournaments in South America. The former president of the Venezuelan Football Federation was extradited to the United Leer más

New revelations on FIFA corruption

Current president Gianni Infantino insists on the fact that corruption in FIFA is now over, after the scandal of 2015, but the Ethics Committee has announced that new prosecutions will take place in the coming months, questioning once again the image and reputation of the entity. Leer más

FIFA extends sanctions on matchfixing worldwide

FIFA has confirmed the worlwide extension of sanctions that were imposed on three official by the AFC Disciplinary Committee and one by the Confederation of African Football. All the sanctions, related to corruption and matchfixing issues, will have now a worldwide extension according to FIFA Leer más

EFL investigates Watford on alleged fraud case

The Daily Telegraph published some information that would involve Watford FC in a financial fraud case. The English Football League has opened an investigation to determine whether the club commited fraud by providing false bank letters in relation to financial information. This information would have Leer más

Chinese investors to control AC Milan

Chinese investors to control AC Milan

The initial stake of 70% that the Chinese company, Suning agreed to take of Italian club AC Milan, could be increased until the acquisition of the 100% of the club. The current president of AC Milan, Silvio Berlusconni, would remain president for the next years until Leer más

Chinese FA to settle an independent body

Chinese FA to settle an independent body

The growth and expansion of Chinese soccer league requires, according to the Chinese Football Association, the creation of a new legal entity to run its domestic leagues. The Chinese government has issued a national reform plan to separate the management of professional leagues from the CFA Leer más

FIFA’s Youth Football Development

FIFA’s Youth Football Development

FIFA has recently published a new circular on youth football development, whose aim is to support domestic youth footbal leagues. Through this program, they will offer assistance to the associations in order to encourage them to be more active in the running of these domestic Leer más