Progress?

Jack Warner resigns as FIFA vice-president! Corruption is no more!

“But through it all, when there was doubt, I ate it up and spit it out…”

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It’s a start, but FIFA’s statement about Jack Warner’s resignation hardly smacks of an organisation who will go to the ends of the earth to uncover any dubious dealings and dodgy doings. They [...]

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A stopped clock...

Maradona goes and speaks some sense about FIFA and stuff

No idea…

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So, England’s game against Switzerland was full of dull uninspiring football and was about as exciting as watching a tin of beige paint evaporate – whoever saw that one coming? Oh…

Anyways, more exciting stuff happened in the brain and, subsequently, mouth of Diego Maradona who [...]

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JOE'S AT IT AGAIN

Sepp Blatter suggests gays should ‘refrain from sex’ at Qatar 2022

FIFA prez puts his foot in it

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Sepp Blatter has come under fire for trying to laugh off concerns about Qatar‘s… ‘restrictive’ culture, which, amongst other things, rules homosexuality illegal and frowns upon drinking booze in public, by suggesting gay fans should probably stay celibate during the [...]

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BAD BLOOD

Sepp Blatter says the English are bad losers

Them’s fightin’ words. You wanna t’row hands, Sepp?

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FIFA prez Sepp Blatter has countered claims football’s governing body is riddled with corruption by suggesting the English are bad losers with a particularly severe case of sour grapes.

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PES > FIFA

A brief history of FIFA and Pro Evolution Soccer

ITSAGOAL!

Following on from the unnecessary video game references in yesterday’s posts, The Spoiler thought this was too good to be hidden away in the link dump.

It’s a ten minute journey through the evolution of [...]

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