FIFA scraps ban on poppies

2017-09-25 12:21

FIFA has backed down in its row with British football authorities over the wearing of poppies by players in international matches as a tribute to those killed in war.

Burkina Faso challenges FIFA order to replay fixed game

2017-09-19 21:48

The Burkina Faso football federation has challenged FIFA's ruling to replay a World Cup qualifying game because the referee was corrupt.

Safa wants R5 million for SWC replay

2017-09-17 08:30

SAFA will send a hefty invoice amounting to more than R5 million to Fifa for costs incurred for the now-botched World Cup qualifier against Senegal in November.

Infantino accused of interference by ousted expert

2017-09-13 19:21

A governance expert fired by FIFA accused the leadership of the body of interfering with his work, ignoring rules and removing him in order to stay in power.

FIFA open disciplinary proceedings against Dele Alli

2017-09-08 11:41

FIFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against Dele Alli after the player was caught making an obscene gesture during an England match.

WATCH: 'Handball' incident that led to Bafana replay

2017-09-07 08:36

Watch the "handball" incident that led to FIFA ordering the 2018 Soccer World Cup qualifier between Bafana Bafana and Senegal to be replayed.

FIFA clear Ola Aina for Nigeria-Cameroon

2017-09-02 14:01

Nigeria have received clearance from FIFA for Chelsea defender Ola Aina to make his international debut in the SWC qualifier against Cameroon..

Argentina, Uruguay collide in WC qualifiers

2017-08-30 09:07

Luis Suarez could yet line up against Barcelona team-mate Lionel Messi as South America's battle for 2018 World Cup places resumes.

Ronaldo nominated for FIFA player award

2017-08-17 19:18

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo leads the nominees unveiled for the Best FIFA Men's Player 2017 award.

Brazil knock Germany off No 1 FIFA perch

2017-08-10 17:35

Captained by new Paris Saint Germain striker Neymar, Brazil have knocked Germany off the top of the FIFA rankings.


Neymar, Ronaldo, Messi on 'best player' shortlist

2017-09-22 15:59

Neymar was named alongside Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi on the three-man shortlist for the Best FIFA Men's Player Award.

FIFA bans Caribbean FA chief for six years

2017-09-19 21:48

FIFA suspended Caribbean Football Union president Gordon Derrick from the sport for six years after he was found guilty of several ethics violations.

Bafana crash and burn in latest FIFA rankings

2017-09-14 11:29

Shocking back-to-back 2018 Soccer World Cup qualifying defeats to Cape Verde has seen South Africa plummet in the latest FIFA world rankings.

Wenger calls for Financial Fair Play to be scrapped

2017-09-08 14:25

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes Financial Fair Play may as well be scrapped because it is too easy for clubs to get around the regulations.

SAFA may appeal FIFA replay order

2017-09-07 20:18

South Africa may appeal a FIFA decision ordering the replay of a 2018 World Cup qualifier against Senegal after the referee manipulated the result.

SAFA denies wrongdoing in Senegal v Bafana qualifier

2017-09-07 07:27

SAFA has confirmed receiving a report from FIFA stating that Bafana Bafana will be required to replay their 2018 Soccer World Cup qualifier against Senegal.

Race in European World Cup qualifying heats up

2017-08-30 09:16

The race to qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia is hotting up with just four rounds of games remaining in the European qualifying campaign.

FIFA study Neymar Barcelona bonus claim

2017-08-24 14:00

FIFA says it is investigating Brazilian superstar Neymar's complaint over an unpaid loyalty bonus from Barcelona in the increasingly bitter feud with his former club.

Zidane leads nominees for FIFA coach prize

2017-08-17 18:37

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane heads the list of 12 nominees for the FIFA men's coach of the year award.

Blazer – corrupt and corpulent

2017-07-16 06:01

Charles Blazer, the US soccer administrator who lifted the lid on the scandal-wracked excesses within FIFA, died this week aged 72.

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