Showing posts with label Gianni Infantino. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Gianni Infantino. Show all posts

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Argentina's nightmare game


Argentina suffered a day to forget as captain Lionel Messi was banned for four matches by FIFA before the Albiceleste were beaten by Boliva. To make matters worse, a few hours later Brazil booked their place at the 2018 World Cup with a win over Paraguay...


Friday, February 10, 2017

Maradona to join FIFA


Diego Maradona has accepted a role at FIFA and vowed to help ensure the governing body stays 'clean and transparent' following the Sepp Blatter corruption scandal... among others


Thursday, August 29, 2013

Pot luck: Big guns out to avoid Champions League surprise

The draw for the Champions League group stages takes place on Thursday afternoon with Europe's heavyweights set to learn their fate.

All eyes will be on the draw pots come 16.30 BST, with Gianni Infantino and Michel Platini taking to the stage in an attempt to ensure everything runs smoothly.

And there could be a nasty surprise in store for the likes of Bayern Munich, Barcelona and Real Madrid, who are sitting pretty in Pot 1, with Manchester City and Napoli lurking in Pots 3 and 4 respectively.

AC Milan, PSG and Juventus are the stellar names occupying Pot 2, and the English contingent making up Pot 1 will undoubtedly be desperate to avoid reeling in last year's finalists Borussia Dortmund, who sit in Pot 3.