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FIFA official Sheikh Ahmad resigning amid bribery claims
GENEVA (AP) -- FIFA Council member Sheikh Ahmad Al Fahad Al Sabah of Kuwait is resigning from his soccer roles under pressure from allegations in an American federal court that he bribed Asian officials....

Sunderland relegated from Premier League after a decade
LONDON (AP) -- No late escapes this year, Sunderland is leaving the Premier League....

Asian Olympic chief Sheikh Ahmad denies FIFA bribery claims
GENEVA (AP) -- Asian Olympic leader Sheikh Ahmad Al Fahad Al Sabah of Kuwait has denied claims made in a U.S. federal court that he paid six-figure bribes to FIFA voters....

As soccer soars, court docs detail graft in Brazilian sports
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Brazil and superstar Neymar were the first to qualify for next year's World Cup, save for Russia which gets an automatic berth as the host....

FIFA, Olympic official Sheik Ahmad denies bribery allegation
GENEVA (AP) -- Asian Olympic leader Sheik Ahmad Al Fahad Al Sabah of Kuwait has denied claims made in a U.S. federal court that he paid six-figure bribes to FIFA voters....

Grueling season taking its toll on injury-hit Man United
MANCHESTER, England (AP) -- With Manchester United ravaged by a mix of injury and suspension, coach Jose Mourinho is contemplating an extreme idea as his side looks to navigate two competitions at the end of a grueling season....

Zidane says people should stop Le Pen in French election
PARIS (AP) -- Former France great Zinedine Zidane says people should do anything they can to avoid having Marine Le Pen win the presidency....