By: BC (1,645 posts) - 5/27/2015 12:18:05 PM

Tell me it ain't so: http://www.nbcnews.com/news/sports/fifa-officials-held-over-alleged-corruption-world-cups-also-probed-n365101

By: Bigfan (2,829 posts) - 5/27/2015 12:59:31 PM

Yet they seem to have plenty of time to involve themselves in international political matters.

By: ziik (2,950 posts) - 5/27/2015 3:16:35 PM

This is one reason why I never have liked "pro" soccer.

It's a great game to play, and great for kids' rec and gym. But, cheating always has seemed to be part of the game.

I played one year in high school, on one of the worst high school soccer teams in US high school history. We played 11 games, scored 2 goals, went 0-11.

But every game was great fun, especially for the defensive effort.

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Top Transfers Sitting Out Next Season

http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2451008-ranking-the-best-college-basketball-players-sitting-out-the-2015-16-season/page/11 (Includes Kethan Savage)

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