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Freedom Kicks for 4 June 2015: FIFA fallout continues

D.C. United's win, FIFA corruption, and Andrea Pirlo!

Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

I'm finally back from Baltimore, so here are some links to get you through your coffee.

D.C. United rode an impressive second half to beat the Chicago Fire 3-1 last night at RFK Stadium. There are game reports from us, MLS, and Steve Goff; Hot Time in Old Town also has their view.

DC United's Jairo Arrieta finds his scoring touch at ideal time: "I've earned the coaches' confidence" | A good feature on Jairo Arrieta and what he has meant to the team so far this season.

FIFA: Chuck Blazer testifies ExCo took bribes for World Cup votes - Planet Futbol - The awarding of the 1998, 2010, 2018, and 2022 World Cups had bribes attached (Blazer was bribed by the losing side in 1998), and most of the pre-SUM run Gold Cups as well.

FBI to probe 2018 and 2022 World Cup host awards says report - ESPN FC: The long arm of the law is going after everybody.

Fifa corruption claims: Jack Warner promises 'avalanche' of secrets | Football | The Guardian: And in case you didn't think Diamond Jack was gonna roll, Diamond Jack is gonna take everyone down with him.

‘Speculation’ surrounds NYCFC adding Italian ace Andrea Pirlo | New York Post: While Pirlo in MLS would be awesome, him partnering Lampard would be ridiculous.

ASN article: Paul Arriola Seizes Chance, Scores World Cup Dazzler: The U-20s are doing well in their World Cup so far!

What do you have this morning?