MONTREAL (AP) — FIFA President Sepp Blatter will skip the Women’s World Cup final in Canada, avoiding a visit to North America at a time when U.S. officials are pursuing a criminal investigation into the soccer’s ruling body.
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MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — The Liberian who wants to be FIFA president says he would step aside if longtime African soccer head Issa Hayatou decided to run.
PRAGUE (AP) — European football’s governing body told the Spanish league on Tuesday to stop challenging the decision to move the dates of the World Cup in 2022 to November-December.
TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo organizers of the 2020 Olympics have been asked to finalize plans for the main stadium by the International Olympic Committee after it was confirmed that building costs have almost doubled.
DETROIT (AP) — The National Football League is getting a new official automotive sponsor: Hyundai.