Blatter's Salary Made Public by FIFA, Blatter Appeals Ban to CAS

(ATR) FIFA reveals for the first time how much money it was paying disgraced former president Sepp Blatter.

FIFA Congress Passes Reforms on Mission to "Restore Trust"

(ATR) FIFA approves sweeping reforms it hopes will recover its battered reputation.

FIFA Race: Shaikh Salman Forges Closer Ties with Africa

(ATR) Shaikh Salman seeks to bolster FIFA presidency bid with agreement between Asian and African confederations.

FIFA President Appeals Suspension

Sepp Blatter lodges appeal against 90-day ban, his lawyers confirm to Around the Rings, as calls grow for emergency meeting.

Statement by Issa Hayatou, Acting FIFA President

IOC member Issa Hayatou will step in as interim president of FIFA following Sepp Blatter's 90-day suspension.

Issa Hayatou Named Acting FIFA President

(ATR) IOC member from Cameroon steps up to replace Blatter as he is suspended 90 days for corruption allegations.

Women's World Cup: Who's in, Who's Out of FIFA VIP Box?

(ATR) FIFA president isn't coming to Canada 2015 final, but U.S. vice president is. Bob Mackin reports from Vancouver

FIFA Race: Hayatou Says Blatter Still "Man of the Moment"

(ATR) Cameroonian IOC member Issa Hayatou says African football federations are behind Sepp Blatter's re-election bid.

African Football Boss Puts Faith in 2015 Cup of Nations Hosts

(ATR) Issa Hayatou believes in Equatorial Guinea.

Qatar World Cup Bid Hit by New Corruption Allegations

(WFI) A "bombshell cache" of documents brings fresh allegations of corruption in Qatar's 2022 World Cup bid... FIFA called to re-vote on 2022 host. 

Hayatou Wins Backing; Triathlon Visits Middle East; Zambia Lifts Cup of Nations

(ATR) Confederation of African Football greenlights longtime president Issa Hayatou for another term ... ITU leader stops by Saudi Arabia, Lebanon ... Zambia wins African Cup of Nations ... More in this Federations Roundup ...

UPDATED Federations Roundup - IRB Elections; AIBA Investigation; Hayatou Insult

(ATR) Bernard Lapasset re-elected atop International Rugby Board ... AIBA investigation says corruption claims “unsupported by any credible evidence” ... Confederation of African Football insulted by IOC sanction of Hayatou ...

Federations Roundup - Diack Reacts to IOC Warning; Beijing Plays Mind Games

(ATR) Athletics boss "glad" ethics inquiry is over ... Para-athletics showpiece heads to France ... SportAccord opens inaugural World Mind Games ... All the latest from judo, figure skating, sailing and fencing.

UPDATED - IOC Executive Board Warns Diack, Reprimands Hayatou

(ATR) Lamine Diack of Senegal gets a "warning" and Issa Hayatou of Cameroon a "reprimand" for taking payments in a marketing scandal predating their IOC membership. ATR's Ed Hula III reports from Lausanne.

IOC Executive Board Warns Diack, Reprimands Hayatou

(ATR) Lamine Diack of Senegal gets a "warning" and Issa Hayatou of Cameroon a "reprimand" over ethics violations related to FIFA's infamous ISL marketing scandal. ATR's Ed Hula III reports from Lausanne.

Federations Roundup - FIFA's Release of ISL Documents Delayed; FINA's Best of 2011

(ATR) Legal hurdles delay release of documents believed to implicate members of world football’s governing body in marketing scandal ... Triathlon taps new board member ... FINA names year's best ... Team USA takes on world.

Hayatou Faces IOC Sanctions; Softball Congress Split About Baseball Alliance

(ATR) Ethics Commission to report next month on African football boss ... Softball president tells Around the Rings the consensus is to keep talking ... China breaks ground on Juan Antonio Samaranch museum.

FIFA U-turn on Appointment of Hayatou to London 2012 Position

(ATR) FIFA backtracks on the appointment of IOC member from Cameroon as head of its London Olympics football organising committee and GOAL Bureau.

FIFA Hand Hayatou London 2012 Olympics Role Amid Ongoing IOC Corruption Probe

(ATR) The IOC tells Around the Rings that African football boss Issa Hayatou, who was yesterday appointed by FIFA to chair the organizing committee for the London 2012 Olympic football tournaments, is still under investigation over corruption allegations.

Libyan NOC President Breaks Free; USOC Media Director Retires

(ATR) Libya’s Olympic chief reportedly flees house arrest ... Bob Condron leaves USOC after 15 Olympic Games ... African football boss cries foul  ... Olympic heritage honored.

Olympic Photodesk -- Coke Turns 125; Table Tennis, Ice Hockey World Champs

(ATR) Around the Rings was on the scene in the Netherlands for table tennis and in Slovakia for men's ice hockey. More inside this photodesk, including Coca-Cola's record-setting birthday celebration and Vladimir Putin's new uniform ...

Qatar 2022 World Cup Organizers Rocked by Bribery Allegations

(ATR) Qatar's successful 2022 World Cup bid is rocked by allegations that it paid $1.5 million bribes to FIFA Executive Committee members Jacques Anouma and Issa Hayatou ... James Corbett reports from London ...

IOC Seeks FIFA Talks Over Qatar Winter World Cup Plans; Ghana Suspended

(ATR) IOC president Jacques Rogge wants discussions with FIFA to avoid any potential clash between the Winter Olympics and Qatar World Cup in 2022... Rogge brushes aside Blatter criticism as "slight incident"... Ghana NOC suspended. ATR's European editor Mark Bisson reports from Lausanne.

CONCACAF Bloc May Have Cost England 2018 World Cup

(ATR) England's failed World Cup bid may have been compromised by CONCACAF's bloc of three voters.

FIFA Report -- Hayatou Considering Lawsuit; Putin Not Zurich-Bound

(ATR) IOC member responds to BBC allegations ... Russian PM won't take part in final bid presentation ... Beckham, Cameron busy in Zurich as Thursday's vote approaches ...

Bidding for the Games -- FIFA Chief Backs South Africa 2020 Olympics Bid

(ATR) FIFA president Sepp Blatter throws his weight behind a South African bid for the 2020 Olympics.

On the Scene: African NOCs Meet in Abuja

(ATR) A massive five-star hotel in Abuja, Nigeria plays host to the movers and shakers of the Olympic Movement in Africa over the next two days including the bids for the 2016 Olympics. ATR's Karen Rosen reports from the meeting of the Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa.

Comisión de Ética de FIFA suspende 10 años a exdirectivo Markus Kattner

Tras 29 años se va Issa Hayatou, el "dictador" africano del fútbol

El dirigente camerunés, presidente de la Confederación Africana desde 1988, buscaba su octavo mandato. Perdió en la elecciones por 34-20 contra Ahmad Ahmad, de la Federación de Madagascar. Su derrota también pone fin a su larga estadía en la FIFA