Fifa has levied more than £1.4m of fines on national football associations during 2016, including those issued to England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland for displaying poppies during November’s World Cup qualifying matches.
Sepp Blatter says his successor Gianni Infantino has shown him no respect by failing to return his phone calls.
Fifa has commenced disciplinary proceedings against England and Scotland for wearing armbands featuring poppies on Armistice Day.
The 30-man shortlist to reveal who will be crowned as the best football player on Earth has been revealed, with Manchester United and Leicester City players featuring.
Not content with expanding the World Cup to 40 teams, the Fifa president, Gianni Infantino, has suggested going even further and opening up the competition to 48 countries from 2026.
What do you give the sports simulation that has everything? In Fifa 17’s case, the answer is a 15-20 hour, Mass Effect-inspired story mode called The Journey.
Yaya Toure has been an advocate for cracking down on racism in the past.