Qatar bid ‘sent €1.8 million to voter’s 10-year-old daughter’

Report also claims the Qataris flew three Fifa executive committee members to Rio party

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Fifa confirm dates for 2022 Qatar World Cup

Tournament will start on November 21st with the final held on December 18th

Jul 15

Arab boycott nations demand Fifa strips Qatar of 2022 World Cup

Fifa president Infantino confirms six countries have asked for Qatar to be removed as hosts

Jun 28

Fifa report eases Qatar and Russia's World Cup fears

Organisers of World Cups in Russia and Qatar unlikely to be troubled by its details

Jun 28

Fifa publish report into 2018/2022 World Cup bidding race

Organisers of World Cups in Russia and Qatar unlikely to be troubled by its details

Feb 8

Qatar spending $500m a week on World Cup building

The country’s finance minister says this level of weekly spending will continue until 2021

Apr 14

Fifa told to consider stripping Qatar of World Cup if abuses continue

Harvard professor’s report makes 25 explicit recommendations

Jun 24

FAI denies allegations Argentina friendly was linked to Fifa payoff

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Argentinian newspaper also claims Irish players were paid not to injure Messi

Jun 11

Fifa postpones bidding process for 2026 World Cup

Swiss investigators seize fresh evidence from the offices of Sepp Blatter

Jun 8

Qatar and Russia could lose right to host World Cup


FAI received €10m loan from Uefa in 2013, €8.5m of which remains outstanding

Jun 4

Awarding of Russia and Qatar World Cups under microscope


United States authorities are looking closely at how the 2018 and 2022 bids were secured

May 29

Blatter blames Fifa crisis on winning Russia and Qatar bids

President says Wednesday’s dawn raid has ‘unleashed a storm’ as he bids for fifth term

May 28

Fifa facing collapse of World Cup sponsorship deals

Sepp Blatter did not attend Thursday morning’s Fifa medical conference in Zurich

May 27

Fifa say presidential election to go ahead, as will Russia and Qatar World Cups

Swiss open separate criminal proceedings tied to 2018 and 2022 World Cup bids

May 20

World Cup sponsor concerned at workers’ conditions in Qatar

Visa are ‘gravely concerned’ at how migrant workers are treated

Apr 29

FA Cup to be renamed in Emirates sponsorship deal


English Football Association set to sign €42 million deal which would rebrand comptition

Mar 19

World Cup final in Qatar set to be played on December 18th


Fifa sources set to announce date at executive committee meeting in Zurich

Feb 25

Fifa say no to club compensation for winter World Cup


‘Most confederations say they want the World Cup to end on the 23rd of December’

Feb 24

John Delaney says Qatar date debate has damaged Fifa


FAI chief executive feels governing body should have been clearer over 2022 World Cup

Feb 24

Fifa task force recommends shorter World Cup for Qatar 2022


Tournamnent looks set for controversial November/December commencement

Dec 20

Fifa to publish ‘appropriate’ version of Michael Garcia’s World Cup report


Sepp Blatter rules out re-running vote for 2018 and 2022 World Cups