FIFA World Cup Headlines

  • Keep bribes quiet for 10 years, FIFA won't punish you

    FIFA has officially eradicated corruption. All it took was pressing the delete key. Soccer officials and players who bother checking out the new code of ethics governing their conduct will find the word "corruption" missing. They will also discover how to now avoid being banned for paying...

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  • David Silva Announces Retirement from Spain's National Team

    Manchester City star David Silva has announced his retirement from Spain's national team. Goal's Sam Lee shared the news via Twitter: City shared the player's statement, ...

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  • David Silva Announces Retirement from Spain's National Team

    Manchester City star David Silva has announced his retirement from Spain's national team. Goal's Sam Lee shared the news via Twitter: City shared the player's statement, ...

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  • Luis Enrique Says Gerard Pique's Spain Retirement Is 'Irreversible'

    Barcelona's Gerard Pique announced his retirement from Spain duty on Saturday, and new La Roja manager Luis Enrique has confirmed there will be no reversal in the centre-back's decision...

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  • The Latest: Newcastle signs defender Fernandez from Swansea

    The Latest on transfer deadline day in the English Premier League (all times local): 6:50 p.m. Newcastle has completed the signing of defender Federico Fernandez from Swansea for an undisclosed fee. Magpies manager Rafa Benitez was keen to reunite with the 29-year-old Fernandez,...

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  • Klopp abandons principles to help Liverpool challenge City

    Even before the unexpected run to the Champions League final, Liverpool was planning how to keep challenging for titles. "We can ... outspend other clubs throughout Europe," Liverpool owner John Henry said just before the loss to Real Madrid in May's final. Henry more than delivered,...

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  • Egypt's goalie, oldest World Cup player, quits national team

    Egypt's goalkeeper Essam El Hadary says he's retiring from the national team after making history and becoming the oldest soccer player to play in a World Cup match during the tournament in Russia. The 45-year-old posted on Facebook late on Monday: "After 22 years, four months and 12 days,...

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