First, it was the turn of the German Foreign Minister. Then came the US Secretary of State, only to be followed by the French Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs. A fortnight later, the Turkish president flew into Kuwait, followed by the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy.
The World Cup in Qatar had another public relations hit recently, when a press relations exercise went badly wrong - a real
A Fifa ExCo member has claimed the 2022 World Cup will not be staged in Qatar due to the country's sweltering conditions
Franz Beckenbauer has been banned from football by Fifa for 90 days while the organisation's ethics commission investigate
Yes, it happened nearly four years ago, but after Fifa president Sepp Blatter accused scrupulous and reputable journalists
Fifa president Sepp Blatter has dismissed allegations of corruption surrounding the controversial Qatar 2022 World Cup bid
The Sunday Times Insight team's 11-page exposé of the "plot to buy the World Cup" would have sent shockwaves throughout football
The Australian football association could resurrect its bid to host the 2022 World Cup after it confirmed it is "heavily
Is this really what football has been reduced to? A means of peddling crap we don't need, laundering the reputations of morally questionable companies and encouraging us to gamble away what little money we have left at the end of it all?
Fifa president Sepp Blatter's admission it was a "mistake" to award Qatar the 2022 World Cup will intensify pressure on his