Bigger World Cup insane - Watzke

2016-10-13 15:13

FIFA president Gianni Infantino's proposal for a bigger SWC is complete insanity, Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke has said.

FIFA chief promises clean 2026 SWC bid

2016-10-06 18:15

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has vowed that the 2026 SWC bidding process will be free of controversy.

Infantino 'sad, surprised' at Allardyce exit

2016-10-06 11:41

FIFA president Gianni Infantino admits that he was "extremely surprised" at the way Sam Allardyce's brief reign as England manager ended.

FIFA president Infantino open to 40-team SWC

2016-09-06 17:08

FIFA president Gianni Infantino is open to a 40-team Soccer World Cup in 2026, with several countries serving as co-hosts.

Infantino cleared in FIFA ethics probe

2016-08-05 14:21

FIFA's ethics committee has cleared president Gianni Infantino of ethics violations after investigating him.

FIFA chief slams 'enemies' painting him as 'greedy'

2016-06-05 16:42

FIFA's new chief Gianni Infantino accused "enemies" of trying to paint him as greedy.

Russia World Cup safe from economic threat

2016-06-02 10:05

Russia's economic difficulties will not affect the country's preparations to host the 2018 World Cup, Fifa president Gianni Infantino said.

FIFA congress seeks to clean up mess

2016-05-13 08:18

FIFA president Gianni Infantino will continue to attempt to push through reforms aimed at rehabilitating the scandal-tarred organization.

Infantino seeks backing for FIFA reforms

2016-05-08 10:26

New FIFA president Gianni Infantino will seek more support for reforms to the scandal-rocked world football body.

2022 SWC stays in Qatar - Infantino

2016-04-22 11:27

Gianni Infantino on his first visit to Qatar as FIFA president has insisted that the 2022 World Cup would be hosted there as planned.


48-team SWC faces test at FIFA meet

2016-10-13 07:07

FIFA president Gianni Infantino's plan to expand the SWC faces a key test from Thursday at a meeting of world football's top executives.

FIFA chief backs 'more open' 48-team SWC

2016-10-06 13:10

FIFA president Gianni Infantino confirmed in an exclusive interview that he backs expanding the World Cup to 48 teams.

FIFA head Infantino suggests 48-team SWC

2016-10-04 07:25

FIFA president Gianni Infantino says the SWC could have 48 teams playing at the 2026 tournament instead of 32.

Infantino says FIFA salary less than $2m

2016-08-28 16:25

FIFA president Gianni Infantino will make less than two million Swiss francs a year, well below the salary of his disgraced predecessor, Sepp Blatter.

FIFA president wants more African teams at SWC

2016-07-25 21:27

FIFA president Gianni Infantino hopes Africa gets two more spots at the World Cup if his proposal for an expanded tournament are agreed upon.

FIFA dismiss report of Infantino probe

2016-06-03 12:25

FIFA has denied reports in German media that president Gianni Infantino is under investigation for a possible ethics violation.

FIFA reformer warns of return to 'Blatterism'

2016-05-15 20:28

FIFA's new president Gianni Infantino is using the authoritarian tactics of ex-leader Sepp Blatter says a top reform advocate.

FIFA chief 'very sad' for Platini

2016-05-10 08:04

FIFA president Gianni Infantino voiced sadness after his former mentor Michel Platini decided to resign as UEFA chief.

FIFA chief hails Leicester 'fairytale'

2016-04-28 21:35

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has hailed Leicester City's "fairytale" rise to the top of the English Premiership.

New FIFA president Infantino makes first visit to Russia

2016-04-19 12:33

Gianni Infantino is visiting 2018 World Cup host Russia for the first time since he was elected FIFA president in February.

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