Blatter was not part of the Fifa Coins indictment but is the subject of a criminal investigation by Swiss officials. Blatter announced in the spring that he would step down in 2016, six months after being reelected to a fifth term as FIFA president. The suspension ended the need for his resignation. Galaxy  men fade down the stretchBuoyed by the midseason additions of former Liverpool captain and. Mexican national team star dos the Galaxy entered the final month of the. Soccer season with the best record in the league. But it didn't win again, giving up 10 goals in its final three games en route to a first-round exit from the playoffs. The men's national team followed spring victories over

Mexico the and world champion with its worst performance in 15 years. The then lost a play off to coming to the. The 100th anniversary edition of. America the world's oldest major international soccer competition is coming to the for the first time. At least three games in the tournament, the most important men's event to be held in this country since the will be played at the. Rose women to chase history. With a fourth consecutive gold medal in would become the first country. The most prolific scorer in international soccer history male or female announced her retirement

And two rounds of Fifa 17 Coins federal indictments have shown the organization to be so riddled with corruption that saving it could be impossible anyway. Elections to choose a successor to Blatter were scheduled for February, and FIFA executives had been scheduled to meet to discuss much-needed reform before many of those same executives were indicted and charged with committing some of the acts that had led to call for reform in the first place. Even before all that, major commercial sponsors had begun running for the exits. With the next World Cup 2 1/2 years away, FIFA has a lot of work to do and little time to get