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  • Can FIFA wash its hands of blame? Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 10:56 PM ET

    The corruption scandal at football's governing body doesn't involve entities under the soccer group's control, a former candidate for FIFA's top spot said.

  • FIFA's Blatter: An example of poor leadership? Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 10:42 PM ET
    FIFA's Blatter: An example of poor leadership?

    Jason Moser, analyst at The Motley Fool, discusses comments by FIFA president Sepp Blatter that he is not to blame for the organization's corruption scandal.

  • Is it game over for FIFA head Sepp Blatter? Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 6:19 PM ET
    Is it game over for FIFA head Sepp Blatter?

    Jerome Champagne, former FIFA president candidate, likens the criticisms of FIFA president Sepp Blatter to a "form of bashing" that's probably motivated by people who are trying to block Friday's elections.

  • The banks and brands sweating on FIFA probe Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 1:41 PM ET
    Pablo Barrientos of San Lorenzo tackles Mario Bilen of Auckland City during the FIFA Club World Cup Semi Final match between CA San Lorenzo and Auckland City FC at Marrakech Stadium on December 17, 2014 in Marrakech, Morocco.

    The finer details of Wednesday's indictment against FIFA officials appears to implicate one U.S. household name in particular.

  • FIFA's Blatter: I can't watch everyone all the time Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 12:12 PM ET
    FIFA President Joseph Sepp Blatter.

    Sepp Blatter insisted he cannot be responsible for keeping corruption from happening and said he should be re-elected as FIFA president.

  • FIFA Congress opens amid controversy Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 10:26 AM ET
    FIFA Congress opens amid controversy

    CNBC's Wilfred Frost has the update on the corruption allegations surrounding soccer's global governing body.

  • Why Qatari banks are worried about FIFA Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 8:18 AM ET
    A Qatari official stands near the FIFA World Cup trophy following its arrival in Doha.

    Qatar losing the right to host the FIFA World Cup is “within the realm of possibility,” Citi bank has said, with Wednesday’s arrests “bearish” for the Arab emirate’s banks.

  • Visa may reassess FIFA sponsorship Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 1:30 AM ET
     Visa may reassess FIFA sponsorship

    CNBC's Wilfred Frost gives an update on the FIFA scandal, explaining that Visa may reassess its sponsorship deal with the global football association in the wake of corruption allegations.

  • FIFA head Blatter must take responsibility: Pro Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 12:48 AM ET
    FIFA head Blatter must take responsibility: Pro

    Corruption stems from the top rungs of FIFA's leadership and president Sepp Blatter needs to take moral responsibility, says Daniel Hough, director of Sussex Center for the Study of Corruption.

  • After FIFA scandal, what will sponsors do? Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 11:09 PM ET
    After FIFA scandal, what will sponsors do?

    Kevin Adler, chief engagement officer at Engage Marketing, expects key sponsors of FIFA to stay the course as soccer remains the "marquee property of the global sports landscape."

  • Why this expert saw FIFA scandal coming Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 8:45 PM ET
    Why this expert saw FIFA scandal coming

    James Dorsey, senior fellow at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, discusses news of alleged corruption inside FIFA, soccer's global governing body.

  • FIFA needs new leadership: Congressman Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 4:47 PM ET
    FIFA needs new leadership: Congressman

    Amid fraud and bribery allegations, Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Calif.) says it is time for new leadership at FIFA.

  • FIFA acting like the mob: Brand strategist Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 2:15 PM ET
    FIFA acting like the mob: Brand strategist

    Get rid of FIFA and start over, says brand strategist David Melancon, CEO of BTR.

  • $150 million alleged profit in FIFA scandal Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 2:13 PM ET
    $150 million alleged profit in FIFA scandal

    FIFA's annual meeting will take place as planned, despite arrests made in the scandal, reports CNBC's Wilfred Frost.

  • Why is FIFA a US-based case? Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 12:54 PM ET
    Attorney General Loretta Lynch enters a packed news conference at the U.S. Attorneys Office of the Eastern District of New York following the early morning arrest of world soccer figures, including officials of FIFA, for racketeering, bribery, money laundering and fraud on May 27, 2015 in New York City.

    U.S. legal authorities said they have the jurisdiction to go after some FIFA officials for corruption charges.

  • Why the US is leading the charge against FIFA Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 12:25 PM ET
    Tim Howard controls the ball during a 2014 FIFA World Cup match between the U.S. and Germany.

    As the latest scandal involving FIFA unfolds, questions are being asked as to why it's the U.S. that has chosen to swoop on world soccer's governing body.

  • FIFA officials arrested Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 12:15 PM ET
    FIFA officials busted for corruption

    The Justice Department has announced charges against FIFA officials, reports CNBC's Wilfred Frost.

  • FIFA officials corrupted hosting decisions: Lynch Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 10:57 AM ET
    President of International governing body of association football FIFA Sepp Blatter.

    "They corrupted the business of worldwide soccer," AG Loretta Lynch said of FIFA officials charged in a 46-count indictment.

  • FIFA officials charged for corruption Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 7:15 AM ET
    FIFA officials charged for corruption

    14 FIFA officials to be charged in the U.S. with bribery, wire fraud, racketeering and money laundering.

  • Will Qatar lose the World Cup? Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 6:34 AM ET
    Indian soccer fans and labourers install a giant replica of the football to be used in the FIFA World Cup 2014 in Brazil, on a street corner in Kolkata.

    After the arrest of six FIFA officials on corruption charges, Qatar's controversial win of 2022 World Cup hosting rights is looking uncertain.