"Qatar" tag

The European Games and the emerging force of Azerbaijan

It seems appropriate to devote this my first blog post to forumbloggen to a first ever sporting event taking place on European soil (and no, I am not referring to the first ever,…

Scandals are forever for FIFA as World Cup hosting saga drags on

Hans-Joachim Eckert, chairman of the independent Adjudicatory Chamber of football governing body FIFA’s Ethics Committee, announced on Thursday that his committee had exonerated Qatar and Russia over the controversial bidding process for the 2018 and…