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World Cup 2018 Finalized With French Triumph, Croatian Tears

The French National Team celebrates their World Cup victory.

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

July 20, 2018

Life says the odds are against you. Sports say there is always a chance. Entering the World Cup, Croatia was projected to have a mere 3% chance of making it to the Final. On July 15, the Croatian team defied all odds as they played a fast-paced and action-packed game versus the mighty French team. Despite...

FIFA 2018: The Groups Are In

FIFA 2018: The Groups Are In

Adriana Meijaard, Staff Writer

December 12, 2017

It comes every four years. It recognizes 211 national associations in men's soccer. It is the most watched sports event internationally. The Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) World Cup is the sports event for the summer of 2018. Next year, the World Cup will be hosted in ...

Recap: December 21 – 27

This week's news includes a landslide in China, Modi visiting Pakistan, a lack of indictment in the Sandra Bland case and another fatal shooting in Chicago.

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

December 27, 2015

International Affairs  FIFA Ethics Court Bans Sepp Blatter For 8 Years "Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini were each banned for eight years by the FIFA ethics committee on Monday in a stunning takedown of world soccer's most powerful leaders. FIFA President Blatter and his one-time protege Pla...

Several FIFA officials arrested

Mr. Blatter adresses the media.

Nicolas Schmidt, Staff Writer

December 21, 2015

On May 27, many FIFA officials were arrested in Switzerland. Members of the board were arrested for having illegal deals with broadcasting networks. Now, several more FIFA officials have been arrested, including high-profile officials. On Nov. 30, Swiss officials began arresting more people at the same...

Corruption Strikes the World of FIFA

FIFA president Sepp Blatter after the shocking scandal details were brought to light.

Robert Dedonatis, Staff writer

June 11, 2015

The world of sports is not shy to corruption, and this has been proven yet again on the soccer pitch (field). Earlier in May, members of the FIFA board were exposed for their corruption with multiple officials being arrested for their actions against the integrity of the sport. On May 27, 2015, multiple...

FIFA 15

US Game Cover

Robert DeDonatis, Staff Writer

October 9, 2014

Game Title: FIFA 15 Genre: Sports, Football (soccer) simulation ESRB Rating: E Developer: EA Sports, EA Sports Canada Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Wii and Wii U, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo 3DS and PC. Ultimate team available on Apple, Android and Windows...

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