Platini denies wrongdoing in Qatar SWC case

2019-06-18 15:03

Banned ex-UEFA boss Michel Platini, questioned over alleged corruption in the awarding of the 2022 SWC to Qatar, says he has done "absolutely nothing" wrong.

Infantino eyes '$50 billion' windfall for new Club World Cup

2019-06-05 19:38

FIFA president Gianni Infantino believes his new Club World Cup could generate as much as $50 billion in commercial income when it starts in 2021.

Infantino says would welcome China bid for 2030 World Cup

2019-06-05 16:55

FIFA president Gianni Infantino says he would welcome a Chinese bid to stage the 2030 World Cup after the country was named to host the Asian Cup in 2023.

FIFA reinstates Sierra Leone after officials acquitted

2019-06-05 08:10

FIFA has lifted the suspension of Sierra Leone after the authorities in the country acquitted the national football federation's former president of corruption.

FIFA's Boban 'not in favour' of stadium closures for racism

2019-06-03 16:58

Former Croatia international Zvonimir Boban says he is against football matches being suspended if players are racially abused by a small number of fans.

Infantino 'gives himself bloody nose' over Qatar World Cup

2019-05-23 20:36

FIFA President Gianni Infantino wanted to expand the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams and the decision to shelve that plan is a slap in his face.

Never a 'chance in hell' of 48-team 2022 World Cup: analysts

2019-05-23 15:34

There was never a "chance in hell" the 2022 World Cup in Qatar would be expanded to 48 teams because of regional rivalries, according to analysts.


2019-05-22 17:01

THE 2019 Fifa Women's World Cup gets under way in just under a month when hosts France face Korea Republic he Group A match at Le Parc des Princeson on 7 June.

African players among those banned by FIFA for match-fixing

2019-04-24 20:36

FIFA issued eight lifetime bans to current and former players and an agent after they were found guilty of match manipulation.

Queiroz takes wage claims against Iran to FIFA

2019-04-16 21:35

Carlos Queiroz has lodged a complaint to FIFA against the Iranian Football Federation (FFIRI) for unpaid wages when working as their head coach.


Platini arrested over awarding SWC 2022 to Qatar

2019-06-18 10:23

Former UEFA president Michel Platini has been arrested over the awarding of the 2022 Soccer World Cup to Qatar.

WATCH: Infantino not aware of women getting less TV exposure in soccer

2019-06-05 18:55

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has vowed to look further into television exposure of the 2019 Women's World Cup. The competition in France starts on Friday.

Infantino waved in for second term as FIFA president

2019-06-05 12:52

Gianni Infantino was re-elected by acclamation for a second term as FIFA president at the Congress of world football's governing body in Paris.

Platini blasts Infantino, says he has 'no legitimacy'

2019-06-03 19:59

The former head of European football Michel Platini has blasted FIFA President Gianni Infantino ahead of his re-election saying he has "no legitimacy".

'I want to sue him': Blatter to target Infantino, FIFA

2019-05-29 16:59

FIFA president Gianni Infantino is running unopposed in his bid for a second term as the head of world football's governing body, but Sepp Blatter plans to sue him.

Blatter lashes out at Infantino after World Cup expansion scrapped

2019-05-23 18:59

Sepp Blatter has blasted FIFA head Gianni Infantino after plans for a 48-team 2022 World Cup were shelved.

FIFA shelves plans for 48-team 2022 SWC in blow to Bafana

2019-05-23 07:00

The 2022 Soccer World Cup in Qatar will be played with 32 teams after a proposed expansion of the tournament to 48 sides was scrapped.

Disgraced Blatter plans to sue FIFA, new boss Infantino

2019-05-09 07:38

Former FIFA boss Sepp Blatter plans to sue world football's governing body and his successor for allegedly spreading "false information" and damaging his reputation.

SA among record number to bid for Women's World Cup 2023

2019-04-17 12:34

Alongside a record number of member associations, South Africa has moved forward with the bidding process for the 2023 Women's World Cup.

FIFA bans disgraced ex-Brazil football chief Marin for life

2019-04-15 21:27

FIFA has slapped a lifetime ban on the disgraced former boss of Brazilian football, Jose Maria Marin, months after a US court convicted him of massive corruption.

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