Former FIFA executive appointed to run Australian football

2019-12-06 07:38

Former FIFA head of football James Johnson was Friday appointed to steer Football Federation Australia into a new era.

FIFA asks Iraq to host qualifiers elsewhere after protests

2019-11-06 13:32

Iraq has been told to find neutral venues for this month's home qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup and 2023 Asia Cup because of ongoing protests.

FIFA sidesteps India row as league plan splits sport

2019-08-08 12:25

FIFA has told Indian football to sort out its differences after a move to hand the I-League's top-tier status to the franchise-based Indian Super League.

'Underhand dealings': Chinese FIFA referee in spotlight

2019-03-12 09:30

A referee who has taken charge of World Cup qualifiers is the latest high-profile figure to be accused of plagiarism in China.

FIFA takes another step toward reintroducing agent licences

2018-09-25 14:57

FIFA are set to reintroduce licences for player agents and has adopted, in principle, a limit on player loans.

FIFA to choose between North America or Morocco for 2026 SWC

2018-06-12 08:06

FIFA members will decide on Wednesday whether the 2026 World Cup should be played in North America or in Morocco.

High-flying Arrows glad for FIFA break

2017-10-12 09:52

Golden Arrows coach Clinton Larsen says he is glad for FIFA's international break as it allows him to work on his team, despite being second in the Premiership.

Bafana drop to 65th in world rankings

2017-06-01 13:53

Bafana Bafana have dropped one place to 65th in the latest FIFA world rankings.

Infantino: I will talk to Muntari, fight racist idiots

2017-05-09 11:47

FIFA president Gianni Infantino said he intends to talk with Sulley Muntari, the victim of racist abuse in Italian football, and vowed to fight racist "idiots".


FIFA's Infantino eyes African league, billion dollar spend on stadia

2019-11-28 21:55

FIFA president Gianni Infantino says he would like to see an African league created and investment of more than $1 billion on stadia on the continent.

FIFA president 'disappointed' by empty stands at Koreas qualifier

2019-10-16 12:11

FIFA president Gianni Infantino said he was "disappointed" after attending a historic but bizarre World Cup qualifier between North and South Korea.

Afghan women's soccer officials slam FIFA over abuse probe

2019-08-08 16:17

A "culture of abuse" still thrives in Afghanistan women's football because of the way FIFA is handling allegations of sexual misconduct.

World Cup expansion to dominate FIFA agenda in Miami

2019-03-14 10:33

The possible expansion of the 2022 World Cup is poised to dominate discussions when FIFA's ruling council meets in Miami on Friday.

AmaZulu hopeful over FIFA ruling

2018-11-21 13:43

AmaZulu general manager Lunga Sokhela says the Absa Premiership club are confident they can make up the six points they were docked if their appeal to FIFA is unsuccessful.

Baxter, Tovey to attend big FIFA conference

2018-09-10 08:12

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter and SAFA technical director Neil Tovey are set to attend a prestigious FIFA conference in London.

North America 2026 SWC bid vows record profit

2018-05-08 14:07

Leaders of North America's bid for the 2026 Soccer World Cup urged FIFA voters to ignore the "politics of the moment" as they promised record profit.

Mathoho set for FIFA hearing, could face lengthy ban

2017-09-21 11:25

Bafana Bafana defender Eric Mathoho is expected to attend a FIFA hearing next month following his red card against Cape Verde.

FIFA elect Skouris as head of ethics committee

2017-05-11 17:01

Vassilios Skouris of Greece, a former president of the European Court of Justice, was elected head of FIFA's ethics committee.

Infantino rejects CAF influence claims

2017-02-28 10:01

FIFA president Gianni Infantino was in Ghana and rubbished claims that he is galvanizing support against Issa Hayatou.

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