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12hESPN staff

FIFA president Blatter resigns amid scandal

In a press conference on Tuesday, Blatter announced he will be stepping down from football's ruling body and that his position will be put up for a special election in the coming weeks.

11mESPN staff

Blatter among FBI targets - report

The FBI, U.S. prosecutors were investigating Sepp Blatter, the just-resigned FIFA president, as part of the probe that led to last week's indictments.


FIFA: Timeline of latest events

FIFA are in crisis amid corruption charges levelled at them by both the US Department of Justice and the Swiss government. Here's a timeline of events

20hDale Johnson

Liverpool could draw Dortmund

Liverpool could face a tough test against Borussia Dortmund, Fiorentina, Napoli or Schalke in next season's Europa League group stage draw.

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2hESPN Staff

Murray trying to tone down swearing on court

British No. 1 Andy Murray admits his language could be better, but insists tennis stars are under greater scrutiny than other sportspeople.

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20hESPN Staff

Fowler could take up European Tour spot

American star hints he could follow in close friend Rory McIlroy's footsteps in his bid to land elusive first major.

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20hPeter O'Rourke

Vieira not set for Newcastle job - sources

Patrick Vieira is out of the running for the Newcastle manager's job with an alternative appointment expected this week, sources have told ESPN FC.

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21hESPN staff

Yarmolenko eyes big club move

Andriy Yarmolenko has his sights set on a move to a major European club after helping Dynamo Kiev to the league title this season.


Ancelotti turns down Milan offer

Carlo Ancelotti has turned down the opportunity to return to coach AC Milan next season, the Serie A club have announced on Tuesday.

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12hDan Rafael

Rios willing to fight Brook in England

Welterweight belt holder Kell Brook is not about to sit around waiting for Amir Khan to fight him. Enter former lightweight titlist Brandon Rios, who is ready to test Brook's patience.