Barcelona express worry about La Liga match in US

2018-12-11 07:32

Barcelona have withdrawn their wish to play a first ever La Liga game in the Unites States until all parties agree with the idea.

No talks to share SWC with other countries - Qatar

2018-12-05 19:43

Qatar has not held talks with any other countries to share football matches at the 2022 World Cup, a senior tournament organiser in Doha said.

Andy Murray: The level of sexism in sport is unreal

2018-12-04 11:54

Former tennis world No 1 Andy Murray went on an expletive laden rant following a slip up by a French DJ at the recent Ballon d’Or Awards.

Blatter urges investigation of Infantino's meetings with Swiss prosecutor

2018-11-21 21:48

Sepp Blatter called for an investigation into his successor Gianni Infantino, after Switzerland's Attorney General admitted meeting the current FIFA boss.

FIFA Ethics Committee judge held in Malaysia for graft

2018-11-21 14:54

A FIFA Ethics Committee judge was arrested on suspicion of corruption in his native Malaysia and has resigned as director of an arbitration service.

Club World Cup 'the answer' to Super League threat

2018-11-07 21:09

FIFA President Gianni Infantino says his plans for a new, expanded Club World Cup provide the perfect antidote to a potential Super League breakaway.

FIFA bans Ghana's former football president for life

2018-10-31 16:14

Ghana's former football president Kwesi Nyantakyi has been banned by FIFA from football for life and ordered to pay a hefty fine.

FIFA put Club World Cup, Nations League plans on hold

2018-10-26 15:29

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has delayed any decision over his plans for a new Club World Cup and global Nations League amid opposition.

FIFA chief heading for trouble over pet projects

2018-10-25 17:16

FIFA President Gianni Infantino is set to ignite new opposition over his ambition to introduce two money-spinning pet projects.

Nigerian football officials charged with $9.5m fraud

2018-10-19 09:23

Three Nigerian football officials have been charged with fraud after allegedly diverting $9.5m in FIFA grants for personal use, the country's anti-corruption unit said Thursday.


Decision on 48-team 2022 SWC in March 2019

2018-12-10 06:41

Gianni Infantino reiterated that FIFA will decide in March 2019 whether the 2022 Soccer World Cup could be extended to include 48 teams.

4 matches a day at Qatar 2022 Soccer World Cup?

2018-12-05 09:59

Soccer World Cup matches in Qatar could kick-off as early as 13:00 local time if it holds four games a day during the 2022 tournament group stage.

Bafana up 1 spot in latest FIFA rankings

2018-11-29 14:17

Bafana Bafana have climbed 1 spot to move alongside Cape Verde in the latest men's FIFA world rankings.

Top Swiss prosecutor defends contacts with FIFA boss

2018-11-21 18:52

Switzerland's Attorney General Michael Lauber has dismissed concern over his contacts with FIFA's president, insisting the meetings were proper.

Qatar considering Iran offer to host World Cup teams: organiser

2018-11-13 08:46

Qatar is considering an offer from Iran to host teams during the 2022 World Cup, but no decision has been taken yet.

Infantino plays down hopes of expanded SWC in Qatar

2018-11-07 20:15

FIFA president Gianni Infantino all but wrote off the chances of an expanded 48-team competition at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

FIFA boss says 48 teams 'feasible' for Qatar SWC

2018-10-31 13:48

FIFA president Gianni Infantino says expanding the 2022 Soccer World Cup to 48 teams iis "feasible".

FIFA ratifies Women's World Cup prize money

2018-10-26 14:41

The FIFA Council has approved the prize money for the Women's World Cup, doubling it to $30 million next year.

France lose top spot to Belgium in FIFA rankings

2018-10-25 13:30

Soccer World Cup winners France dropped one place to second in the FIFA rankings as Belgium moved up to claim top spot.

A rigged election - or is Danny Jordaan just a bad loser?

2018-10-11 17:29

Danny Jordaan has made the startling claim that his recent defeat for a place on the FIFA Council was the product of a rigged CAF election.

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