PSG President Is Charged in FIFA Bribery Case

This post was originally published on this siteLONDON — Swiss prosecutors on Thursday charged Nasser al-Khelaifi, a Qatari businessman who is one of the most prominent figures in soccer,

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Manchester City Defiant Despite Champions League Ban

This post was originally published on this siteManchester City’s chief executive struck a defiant note Wednesday in his first public comments on the team’s possible ban from the

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Manchester City Banned From Champions League for 2 Seasons

This post was originally published on this siteManchester City, the reigning Premier League champion, has been barred from the Champions League for the next two seasons for “serious

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Manchester United Accuses Newspaper of Complicity in Attack on Executive’s Home

This post was originally published on this siteLONDON — The Premier League executives went around the room, until almost all of them had shared a story. Threats. Ugly confrontations.

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Olympic Protest Rules: Tweets Are Fine, Kneeling Is Not

This post was originally published on this siteLAUSANNE, Switzerland — The International Olympic Committee is taking no chances. Amid an increase in athlete activism and rising political

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After Russia Doping Ban, a South African Speaks Up for the Innocent

This post was originally published on this siteEven before global antidoping leaders confirmed this week that Russia would be banished from top-level international sport for four years, the

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France to Investigate How Qatar Got the World Cup

This post was originally published on this siteThe French authorities have opened a corruption investigation into the circumstances that led to Qatar being awarded the 2022 World Cup. The

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The Russia Ban That Isn’t Really a Ban Stokes Anger

This post was originally published on this siteWhen the world’s top antidoping authority announced this week that Russia would be banned from global sports for four years for continuing

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Russia Banned From Global Sports for 4 Years Over Doping

This post was originally published on this siteLAUSANNE, Switzerland — Global antidoping leaders agreed unanimously on Monday to banish Russia from international sports — including

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Will Russia Be Thrown Out of the Olympics on Monday? A Primer

This post was originally published on this siteThere is a little more than seven months left before the opening of the 2020 Olympics, and, once again, Russia is bracing for yet another

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