Australia 'treated like a mug' over 2022 Fifa World Cup bid, says Nick Xenophon
Independent senator says Australia should be refunded the $40m spent on the ‘fixed’ bidding process in wake of the Fifa corruption allegationsREAD MORE...
'Old bastards!' Latin America delights in Fifa arrests after years of impunity
Legends including Diego Maradona and José Luis Chilavert applaud FBI swoop but others lament it has taken a foreign agency to tackle obvious corruptionREAD MORE...
Maroons do just enough to get over line in underwhelming State of Origin opener
Game One of the 2015 Origin series failed to live up to the pre-match hype with Queensland far from their best and NSW error-prone and wastefulREAD MORE...
Fifa in crisis as officials who presided over 'World Cup of fraud' are arrested
FBI investigation into corruption leads to dawn raids in Zurich, while Swiss authorities look into bids for 2018 and 2022 World Cups
Rory McIlroy walks down memory lane with Rickie Fowler at Royal County Down
Best of friends are relishing a return to the venue where they met as callow youths at the 2007 Walker CupREAD MORE...
Bribe upon bribe upon bribe: how Fifa and its cronies carved up football
• US district court alleges massive corruption including $10m payment
• American Chuck Blazer allegedly received $750,000 bribe
• Concacaf president Jeffrey Webb accused over alleged $3m bribe
England’s Dylan Hartley may miss World Cup after receiving four-week ban
• Northampton hooker will not be available for first match of tournament
• Hartley pleads guilty to headbutting Saracens’ Jamie George
Worcester beat Bristol with last kick to secure promotion to Premiership
• Worcester 30-30 Bristol; Worcester win 59-58 on aggregateREAD MORE...
Dnipro v Sevilla: Europa League final – live!
- Sevilla retain trophy after entertaining final
- Spaniards also win place in next season’s Champions League
Is this the beginning of the end for the Fifa that Blatter built?
Charges and arrests of officials put question mark over the ability of Sepp Blatter to survive another scandal
Coca-Cola says corruption has 'tarnished' the World Cup
Hours after news of the ‘hijacking’ accusations broke, Coca-Cola became the first major sponsor to call for Fifa to put its house in orderREAD MORE...
The FBI may have struck at Fifa but soccer in the US has been tarnished
Wednesday’s arrests raise questions about some figures who are deeply involved in the soccer business in the United States
Ernie Els says European Tour missed a trick not retaining Rory McIlroy
• Els: ‘Rory could have been the next Seve Ballesteros’
• World No1 has residence in America where he plays most his golf
Kyle Edmund forced to withdraw from French Open with stomach injury
• Injury rules out potential clash with Andy Murray in third round
• Laura Robson sets sights on Wimbledon return
Heysel stadium disaster: ‘I saw the rows of bodies piled high’
The 1985 tragedy preceded Hillsborough by four years – but saw little of the same attention. Ed Vulliamy, who was there in the stands, reports on 30 years of hurtREAD MORE...
Eagle Top returns to action in Brigadier Gerard Stakes at Sandown
• John Gosden aiming star colt at repeat Royal Ascot success
• Frankie Dettori set to ride work on California Chrome at Ascot
Mario Balotelli has no intention of leaving Liverpool, says agent
• ‘I have had talks with Liverpool and he will definitely stay,’ says Mino Raiola
• Club want striker to go as part of radical shake-up of forward line
Fifa officials pocketed $150m from 'World Cup of fraud' – US prosecutors
- US attorney general alleges ‘rampant, systemic and deep-rooted’ racket
- Nine current or former officials charged alongside marketing executives
Trevor Bayliss tempted by strong pound and working with Paul Farbrace
• Andrew Strauss was rebuffed in early negotiations
• Joe Root says England have early Ashes advantage
• Trevor Bayliss expertise in white-ball cricket a fine fit for England