GENEVA (AP) — The United States has submitted a formal request for Switzerland to extradite seven FIFA officials arrested in Zurich as part of a corruption probe that has rocked soccer’s world governing body.
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LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Lausanne appears favored to win 2020 Youth Winter Games hosting rights after an International Olympic Committee evaluation of the two candidates.
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.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Discovery Communications secures European Olympic TV rights from 2018 to ’24 for $1.45 billion.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The Spanish football league is challenging FIFA’s to switch the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to November-December.