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FIFA calls for visa, work permit and tax exemptions for 2026 football World Cup may be opposed by Trump

19:49 13/12/2017
Documents released by world football governing body, FIFA demand that countries bidding to host the 2026 football World Cup offer visa-free travel, plus work permit and tax exemptions if they want...

US interest in 'soccer' caused by immigration and 'moral decay'

14:24 01/07/2014
Right wing columnist Ann Coulter has written an article complaining about the World Cup. Ms Coulter does not approve of the World Cup for a host of ill-thought-through and prejudiced reasons, chief...

World Cup becomes political football in US immigration game

19:43 20/06/2014
Comment by Alex Owen To many who have followed our posts on US immigration over the last couple of years, the US political system may resemble a game – a game played by two 'teams' – the Republicans...

US World Cup squad drawn into immigration debate

11:33 20/06/2014
The US World Cup football team (or soccer team as the Americans call it) has been dragged into the seemingly endless debate on US immigration reform. On Tuesday June 17th, Nancy Pelosi, the leader of...

Australia and New Zealand to cooperate on cricket visas

14:49 17/03/2014
Australia and New Zealand will jointly host the cricket world cup in 2015. After negotiations between the prime ministers of the two countries, Tony Abbott of Australia and John Key of New Zealand,...

England cricket writers forced to leave Australia by visa expiry

16:44 11/02/2014
Three English cricket writers were forced to leave Australia before the end of England's disastrous cricket tour because their visas had expired. The men, John Etheridge of The Sun, Paul Newman of...

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