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  • US Senate FIFA inquiry probes Qatar workers' plight Thursday, 16 Jul 2015 | 12:13 AM ET

    The U.S. Senate subcommittee looking into the FIFA corruption scandal has heard about the poor treatment of workers in Qatar, the New York Times reports.

  • Premier League: Asia Trophy isn't profitable Tuesday, 14 Jul 2015 | 10:53 PM ET
    Marketing is chief focus of Asia Trophy event: Premier League

    As the Barclays Asia Trophy kicks off in Singapore this week, Premier League CEO Richard Scudamore explains why these kind of events aren't lucrative from a business point of view.

  • CNBC update: Women champs parade NYC! Friday, 10 Jul 2015 | 11:29 AM ET
    CNBC update: Women champs parade NYC!

    Samsung is moving up the launch of its Galaxy Note smartphone, and the U.S. Women's national soccer team is celebrating its FIFA World Cup title with a parade in New York City, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.

  • Soccer finance: What's the score? Friday, 10 Jul 2015 | 5:40 AM ET
    Soccer finance: What's the score?

    Pavle Sabic, director of market development at S&P Capital IQ, discusses its league table that assesses credit risk at the top soccer clubs.

  • Sponsors rain on World Cup parade Thursday, 9 Jul 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    Sponsors rain on World Cup parade

    NYC is struggling to find corporate sponsors for the ticker tape parade honoring the U.S. Women's soccer team despite big TV ratings for their exciting win.

  • Women's soccer final the most-watched game ever Tuesday, 7 Jul 2015 | 7:44 AM ET
    The U.S. team hold the trophy after winning the final match of the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup

    The United States’ 5-2 victory over Japan in the Women’s World Cup final on Sunday was seen by a record 25.4 million viewers on Fox.

  • For US soccer wages, it's still a man's game Monday, 6 Jul 2015 | 3:12 PM ET
    Carli Lloyd of the United States reacts in the first half after scoring a goal against Japan in the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 Final at BC Place Stadium on July 5, 2015, in Vancouver, British Columbia.

    Even with their World Cup victory, U.S. women's soccer players will have a tough time converting success into financial gains.

  • World Cup ticket prices soar as US rolls into final Wednesday, 1 Jul 2015 | 1:40 PM ET
    Carli Lloyd of the United States scores the opening goal from a penalty in the FIFA Women's World Cup 2015 Semi-Final Match at Olympic Stadium on June 30, 2015 in Montreal, Canada.

    The demand for secondary tickets underscores the continued rise of soccer—and women's sports more broadly—in the United States.

  • A red card for FIFA's future bids Wednesday, 10 Jun 2015 | 8:00 AM ET
    A red card for FIFA's future bids

    FIFA soccer officials speaking this morning delay world cup bidding for 2026.

  • BT and Sky go head-to-head over football Tuesday, 9 Jun 2015 | 11:30 AM ET
    BT and Sky go head-to-head over football

    Paolo Pescatore, director of multiplay and media at CCS Insight, discusses the competition between BT and Sky over the rights to broadcast Premier League football.

  • Russia and Qatar could lose FIFA World Cup Monday, 8 Jun 2015 | 11:05 AM ET
    A FIFA logo sits on the rooftop at the FIFA headquarters on June 3, 2015 in Zurich.

    Russia and Qatar, hosts of the next two soccer World Cup tournaments, could lose the right to hold the games if evidence of bribery emerges.

  • Buy this soccer stock despite FIFA scandal? Thursday, 4 Jun 2015 | 4:07 PM ET
    Wayne Rooney of Manchester United celebrates a goal during a Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Manchester City at Old Trafford on April 12, 2015.

    There's a soccer stock traded on the NYSE and one Wall Street firm said it's worth a look here.

  • How FIFA can revive its brand image Thursday, 4 Jun 2015 | 3:21 PM ET
    A FIFA logo sits on the rooftop at the FIFA headquarters on June 3, 2015 in Zurich.

    With FIFA in the depths of an unprecedented crisis, it must take these crucial steps to get back in the game.

  • Soccer’s Premier League scores a record profit Thursday, 4 Jun 2015 | 5:37 AM ET
    Olivier Giroud of Arsenal jumps to head the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Fulham and Arsenal at Craven Cottage on August 24, 2013 in London.

    For the first time in 15 years, soccer clubs from the English Premier League have managed to post a profit, according to a new report.

  • Premier League seeing good growth: Analyst Thursday, 4 Jun 2015 | 1:40 AM ET
    Premier League seeing good growth: Analyst

    Alan Switzer, director in the sports business group at Deloitte, says the Premier League is seeing good growth in commercial revenue and sponsorship.

  • Now Blatter's quit, should Qatar be worried? Wednesday, 3 Jun 2015 | 6:01 AM ET
    Doha, Qatar.

    Qatari stocks slipped to hit a six-week low on Wednesday, as fears that Qatar could miss out on hosting the World cup in 2022 resurface.

  • Why did Sepp Blatter resign as FIFA President? Tuesday, 2 Jun 2015 | 8:46 PM ET
    Why did Sepp Blatter resign as FIFA President?

    The fact that "the long arms of the law are getting closer" prompted the resignation of FIFA President Sepp Blatter, says Daniel Hough, director of the Sussex Centre for the Study of Corruption.

  • Skins CEO calls for reform within FIFA Friday, 29 May 2015 | 2:26 PM ET
    Skins CEO calls for reform within FIFA

    Sepp Blatter was re-elected President of FIFA. Insight to FIFA sponsors, and why he thinks some should drop out, with Skins CEO Jamie Fuller.

  • Blatter re-elected to head FIFA Friday, 29 May 2015 | 1:22 PM ET
    Blatter re-elected to head FIFA

    Prince Ali Bin al-Hussein has withdrawn after the first round of voting for FIFA president, and Sepp Blatter is now the winner of the FIFA presidential race, reports CNBC's Wilfred Frost.

  • Prince Ali Bin al-Hussein withdraws from FIFA election

    Sepp Blatter received 133 votes to Prince Ali Bin al-Hussein's 73 in the first round of voting for FIFA president, and al-Hussein has withdrawn before the second round of voting.