Why women are finally in the FIFA videogame

Jun 4, 2015
A PR success for FIFA in the virtual arena.
Posted In: FIFA, soccer, video games
FIFA President Sepp Blatter holds a press conference at the headquarters of the world's football governing body in Zurich on Tuesday. Blatter resigned as president of FIFA as a mounting corruption scandal engulfed world football's governing body.

Freshly re-elected Sepp Blatter leaves FIFA

Jun 2, 2015
Sepp Blatter is taking a permanent timeout from FIFA.
Posted In: FIFA, resign, World Cup, soccer, bribery
FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter stands next to the World Cup trophy during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Final match between Germany and Argentina.

Justice department moves on FIFA corruption

May 27, 2015
So far 14 have been indicted, but not longtime FIFA President Sepp Blatter.
Posted In: soccer, football, Sports, FIFA

FIFA officials charged with corruption

May 27, 2015
Several officials were arrested early Wednesday morning in Switzerland.
Posted In: FIFA, soccer, World Cup

Millennials kick up soccer's popularity

Jun 26, 2014
U.S. professional soccer is gaining in popularity, especially in Sacramento.
Posted In: World Cup, soccer, Millenials

Referees get a tech upgrade at the World Cup

Jun 23, 2014
A look at the tech behind (hopefully) better referee calls at the World Cup
Posted In: soccer, World Cup, referees

Soccer stickers: "I have a lot of Greece but I need Nigeria."

Jun 13, 2014
An economics lesson in every World Cup sticker.
Posted In: World Cup, soccer, Panini stickers

The World Cup soccer ball gets a high-tech makeover

Jun 10, 2014
After criticism at the last World Cup, Adidas is updating its soccer ball design.
Posted In: World Cup, soccer

The biggest match in the World Cup: Nike vs. Adidas

Jun 10, 2014
The World Cup is a rare opportunity to market products to the entire world.
Posted In: Nike, Adidas, World Cup, soccer
A demonstrator protests with a Brazilian national flag

Brazil is not ready to host FIFA

May 6, 2014
Brazil's about to host the World Cup and the Olympics...and they're not ready.
Posted In: brazil, soccer, protests