PRAGUE -- UEFA has told the Spanish league to stop challenging the decision to move the dates of the World Cup in 2022 to November-December.
To avoid Qatar's fierce summer heat, the 2022 World Cup is being moved from its traditional June-July slot, resulting in European competitions stopping for around two months. Fearing losses of around $70 million if the league shuts down, the Spanish league appealed against FIFA's scheduling change to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).
Disgraced former FIFA vice-president Jack Warner has hired one of Britain's leading barristers to help his fight against extradition to the United States.
Edward Fitzgerald QC -- who has represented controversial Muslim cleric Abu Hamza and Moors murderer Myra Hindley in the past, and has won human rights awards for his cases challenging death sentences -- confirmed to Press Association Sport he is advising Warner and his legal team in Trinidad.
Warner has been indicted by the U.S. justice department...