Gold Cup 2019

Chelsea-bound Pulisic proves his price tag for US at Gold Cup

By Andrew Warshaw

July 10 – Chelsea will be getting a humble, unselfish all-round player who will do everything for the team when €64 million US star Christian Pulisic joins up with the club following last weekend’s Gold Cup final.

Read more …

FIFA dismiss Triesman referee bribery allegations

By Duncan Mackay
British Sports Internet Writer of the Year

May 28 – Claims by Lord Triesman that Spain and Russia were colluding to bribe referees at this year’s World Cup have been dismissed by FIFA’s Ethics Commission, it was announced today.

Read more …

Newcastle ban papers after Triesman revelations

By Tom Degun

May 28 – Newcastle United have banned the Mail on Sunday as well as sister paper The Daily Mail from after the Sunday paper published details of Lord Triesman’s secretly recorded conversation which led to him being forced to step down as chairman of England’s bid for the 2018 World Cup.

Read more …

Celebration match proposed for Jack Warner election success

By Duncan Mackay
British Sports Internet Writer of the Year

May 26 – A match between Trinidad and Tobago and Jamaica has been proposed to celebrate the re-election of FIFA Executive Committee member Jack Warner (pictured) as an MP in his country’s General Election, which saw a coalition of opposition parties, including Warner’s United National Congress (UNC), sweep to power.

Read more …