FIFA movie yields just $607 on opening weekend in U.S.

Talk about timing. In the midst of one of the greatest major sports scandals in world history, the FIFA-produced “United Passions”, a biopic about disgraced federation president Sepp Blatter, was released to the American public this past weekend. Perhaps to the surprise of few, things did not go swimmingly.  Released in 10 theaters across the country, the movie earned … Read more

Newly re-elected FIFA President Sepp Blatter resigns

Amid the spiraling controversy surrounding FIFA, newly re-elected FIFA President Sepp Blatter has resigned. This move comes as no suprise considering the immense scandal surrounding Blatter’s office as President. This also comes off the Friday election where Blatter won by default after his opponent, Prince Ali Bin al-Hussein, conceded defeat before the second round of voting. Numerous charges and … Read more

FIFA President Sepp Blatter wins 5th term amid corruption scandal

FIFA president Sepp Blatter won a 5th term after his challenger Prince Ali bin al-Hussien of Jordan conceded during the second round of voting.   This all comes in the midst of the corruption scandal leading to the arrest of 14 FIFA employees (9 officials, 5 executives) this past Wednesday in Zurich, Switzerland. Although Blatter … Read more