ARTICLES RELATING TO GIANNI INFANTINO

UEFA president says Platini could perform 'any role' after return

2019-11-18 07:29

UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin on Sunday made light of his predecessor Michel Platini's return to football next week.

Racists must be 'kicked out' of stadiums: FIFA boss

2019-10-17 17:10

Racists must be "kicked out" of stadiums, FIFA president Gianni Infantino said, as he pressed for a ban on spectators who abuse black footballers.

FIFA chief says racism 'not acceptable' in Italian football

2019-09-24 11:10

FIFA president Gianni Infantino made a plea to "kick racism out" of Italian football, during the FIFA Best Football Awards ceremony in Milan.

Women' s football basks in spotlight as France launch World Cup

2019-06-07 13:13

The pressure is on France to live up to their favourites tag as the host nation kick off their World Cup with the spotlight on women's football.

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.

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".

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.

FIFA demands 'zero tolerance' for racist abuse

2019-04-13 20:25

FIFA head Gianni Infantino on Saturday appealed for football to take a "zero tolerance" approach to racism after the Ligue 1 match between Dijon and Amiens.

FIFA boss Infantino aims to push forward Club World Cup - report

2019-03-11 07:49

Gianni Infantino wants to speed up plans for a new Club World Cup and abolish the Confederations Cup at next week's FIFA council meeting in Miami.

 

Infantino planning Iran visit for game with female fans

2019-11-06 19:29

FIFA president Gianni Infantino plans to attend a league game in Iran where female fans will be allowed to attend.

No goals, no fans, no TV: Koreas draw 0-0 in blacked-out WC qualifier

2019-10-15 16:26

North and South Korea have drawn 0-0 in a historic but surreal World Cup qualifier played in front of FIFA president Gianni Infantino but an otherwise empty stadium.

Infantino eyes further expansion after 'best ever' tournament

2019-07-06 07:14

FIFA President Gianni Infantino said he is determined to push ahead with plans to expand the women's World Cup in time for the next tournament.

CAF sensationally orders replay of African Champions League final

2019-06-06 07:43

African football's governing body has ordered the abandoned CAF Champions League final between Esperance and Wydad Casablanca to be replayed.

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.

'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.

FIFA president borrows page from Blatter book

2019-04-15 14:46

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has borrowed a page from the controversial Sepp Blatter in his attempt to get 48 countries for the 2022 CWC. Sy Lerman reports.

FIFA backs 48-team Soccer World Cup in 2022

2019-03-15 19:55

FIFA moved a step closer to expanding the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams and hopes to confirm the plans in June if a co-host can be found.

FIFA Council member banned for selling World Cup tickets

2019-03-07 13:42

FIFA has banned an elected member of its ruling council from all soccer duty for three months for selling tickets to last year's World Cup

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