• FIFA appoints committee to take over Guinean federation

    ZURICH (AP) — FIFA will appoint a normalization committee to take control of the Guinean soccer federation after what it called “internal wrangles” brought all competitions in the West African nation to a halt.

  • Ex-soccer star Weah to run again for president of Liberia

    MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Former world footballer of the year George Weah will make a second bid to become president of Liberia when current leader Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s final term ends next year.