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Panama Papers: Gianni Infantino ‘dismayed’ after name found in leaked documents

Gianni Infantino had signed off on a contract with two Argentine businessman, Hugo and Mariano Jinkis, who were later indicted in the United States.

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#PanamaPapers: Leak includes Lionel Messi, Michel Platini and officials charged in FIFA scandal

The law firm of a FIFA ethics watchdog had business relationships with three men who have been indicted in the corruption scandal.

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FIFA paid Sepp Blatter 3.63 million Swiss francs in 2015

Several dozen officials, including former members of FIFA’s executive committee, have been indicted in the United States.

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South Africa denies paying bribes to host FIFA World Cup 2010

South Africa are alleged to have made a payment of $10 million to land the hosting rights for the 2010 FIFA World Cup.

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India better prepared than Chile for U-17 World Cup, says tournament director Javier Ceppi

U-17 World Cup tournament director Javier Ceppi acknowledged India are on course to successfully host the competition despite a budget crunch.

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FIFA admits to World Cup hosting bribes, asks US for cash

FIFA submitted a 22-page claim to the U.S. Attorney’s Office in New York seeking a big share in restitution from more than $190 million.

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Newly elected FIFA President Gianni Infantino attends a news conference during the 130th Annual General Meeting of the International Football Association Board, in Cardiff, Britain

Gianni Infantino asserts FIFA power, won’t just be an ambassador

Gianni Infantino was a member of that reform panel established in response to criminal investigations into football corruption.

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Asian football looks forward to working with new FIFA president Gianni Infantino

Infantino beat Asian candidates Sheikh Salman and Prince Ali, as well as Jerome Champagne, to succeed Sepp Blatter as FIFA president.

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Andrew Jennings and Grant Wahl tried to take on Sepp Blatter, were taken down by system

One went deep inside to expose FIFA’s dirty secrets, the other couldn’t even get past its doors. We profile the two men who took on FIFA.

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Rivals make final pitches for leadership of ‘broken’ FIFA

Delegates from more than 200 countries will elect a new president on Friday to succeed Sepp Blatter.

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Prince Ali loses appeal asking for FIFA election to be suspended

Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein wanted transparent booths to ensure delegates do not photograph their ballot papers.

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Sepp Blatter to publish book depicting his life at FIFA this month

Sepp Blatter previously said it would be a photograph-led book with anecdotes about his 40 years at FIFA.

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Coming week is the most significant in FIFA’s history, says Gianni Infantino

Gianni Infantino has labelled this week as the most important one in the 112-year history of world football.

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Michel Platini fights his eight-year ban in appeal hearing

FIFA’s ethics committee had found Platini guilty of accepting gifts, conflicts of interest and breaching loyalty and general conduct rules.

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Despite ban, Sepp Blatter continues to receive FIFA salary

Sepp Blatter was suspended for 90 days by FIFA on Oct 8 and then banned from the game for eight years last month.

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