November 23, 2020

Concacaf Referee Named for Asian Football Confederation Champions League Semifinal

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Miami (Friday, October 19, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) and The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) today announced that Mark Geiger, two-time FIFA World Cup veteran and 2014 Concacaf Referee of the Year, will lead the Concacaf referee team assigned to work the AFC Champions League return-leg semifinal […]

Fifa corruption: Top official Richard Lai admits bribery charges

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From BBC A top Fifa official was involved in “multiple schemes to accept and pay bribes to soccer officials”, United States prosecutors say. Richard Lai, 55, has admitted taking $950,000 (£735,000) in bribes. The Guam Football Association boss sits on Fifa’s audit and compliance committee as well as the Asian Football Confederation ethics committee. Fifa […]

In Guyana: political negotiations an opportunity for real democracy

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By Sir Ronald Sanders From Caribbean360 PHOTO: The PPP’s Donald Ramotar was elected President of Guyana by a plurality of the votes cast in general elections in December 2011 but the party failed to win an overall majority in the legislature. BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Thursday March 6, 2014 – The governing Peoples Progressive Party/Civic (PPP) and […]