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FIFA rejects Atletico Madrid’s star Trippier’s 10-weeks betting ban appeal

FIFA has formally dismissed Atletico Madrid's appeal against Kieran Trippier's 10-week betting ban. World football's main supervising body affirmed the news in an official statement on Monday, which states that: "The FIFA Appeal Committee has rejected the appeal lodged by the club Atletico Madrid for the circumstance concerning the player Kieran

Atletico Madrid star Trippier 10 weeks betting ban suspended by FIFA

England and Atletico Madrid right-back Kieran Trippier has had his 10-week ban for breaching betting rules suspended pending an appeal. A Football Association panel found in December the 30-year-old had committed four breaches of a betting rule. He was given an immediate worldwide football ban and fined £70,000 but this has now been put

Lewandowski beats Messi & Ronaldo to Best FIFA Men’s Player award as Lucy Bronze takes women’s prize

Robert Lewandowski has been named The Best FIFA Men’s Player of the Year for 2020, with the Bayern Munich star beating Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo to the coveted prize. The Poland forward was without equal in the 2019-20 season, scoring 55 goals in 47 appearances as Bayern swept to a Bundesliga, Champions League and DFB-Pokal treble –

PSG chairman Nasser el Khelaifi probe in connection with BRIBING former FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke

Paris Saint Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi is confident that his name will be cleared once another investigation into allegations of bribery has been completed. The Qatari businessman stands accused of having colluded with former FIFA general secretary Jerome Valcke to manipulate the distribution of media rights for events such as the

Fifa appoints Arsene Wenger as new chief of Global Football Development

Legendary former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has accepted his first role since leaving Emirates Stadium, becoming FIFA's new Chief of Global Football Development. The 70-year-old called time on his Arsenal career at the end of the 2018-19 season, after 22 years at the helm. Wenger, one of the longest-serving coaches

Arsene Wenger Join Fifa Technical Role

Wenger Joining FIFA in Technical Role Out of front-line soccer since ending a two-decade coaching career at Arsenal that many credit with revolutionizing English soccer, Arsène Wenger has agreed to join FIFA to spread his gospel to a wider audience. Wenger, a 69-year-old Frenchman, has agreed to become FIFA’s technical

FIFA reveal 10 nominees for this year’s Puskas Award

FIFA have announced the 10 nominees that are up for the 2019 Puskas Award. This year's accolade will be awarded to the player who scored the best goal between July 16, 2018 and July 19, 2019 and determined by a public vote on FIFA's website. The Puskas Award shortlist this