FIFA (Federation Internationale de Football Association): News
26 Aug 2023Football
Football governing body FIFA has provisionally suspended Spanish Football Federation president Luis Rubiales.
25 Aug 2023Football
Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) president Luis Rubiales has resigned from his post.
20 Jul 2023New Zealand
At least two individuals and an armed attacker were killed and five others were injured in a shooting incident on Thursday in Auckland, New Zealand.
29 Jun 2023Indian Football Team
The Indian men's football team has broken into the top 100 of FIFA Rankings.
08 Jan 2023Arsene Wenger
Former Arsenal manager and FIFA's current chief of global football development, Arsene Wenger will play a role in Indian football's grassroots programme and talent development.
23 Nov 2022Zakir Naik
Qatar has reportedly informed India that no official invitation was sent to Islamist and Indian fugitive Zakir Naik to attend Sunday's 2022 FIFA World Cup opening ceremony in Doha.
21 Nov 2022FIFA World Cup
Seven European nations, England, Wales, Belgium, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Germany, and Denmark have decided to abandon the "OneLove" armbands.
21 Nov 2022FIFA World Cup
The 2022 FIFA World Cup opening ceremony began in full glory on November 20. While it was quite an experience for the on-site audience, it turned out otherwise for JioCinema users who couldn't watch the live stream due to buffering issues.
18 Nov 2022FIFA World Cup
There will be no alcohol served at the FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar confirmed FIFA on Friday.
02 Oct 2022Indonesia
At least 174 persons died and 180 were injured in a stampede at a football match in Indonesia's East Java province late on Saturday, AFP reported quoting East Java Police Chief Nico Afinta.
02 Sep 2022Football
Former India footballer Kalyan Chaubey beat Bhaichung Bhutia to become the president of All India Football Federation (AIFF). Chaubey claimed a win margin of 33-1 to earn a massive win.
22 Aug 2022Football
In a major development, the Supreme Court has revoked the three-member Committee of Administrators (CoA) that was appointed to monitor the daily affairs of the now-suspended All India Football Federation (AIFF).
16 Aug 2022Football
In what comes as a shocking piece of news, FIFA has suspended the All India Football Federation (AIFF) with immediate effect due to "undue influence from third parties".
02 Apr 2022FIFA World Cup
FIFA has announced La'eeb as the official mascot for the FIFA World Cup 2022 which will be held from November 21 to December 18 in Doha.
11 Jun 2021EA Sports
In a disturbing development, some hackers reportedly gained access to servers belonging to popular game developer Electronic Arts (EA). On underground hacking forums, the infiltrators claimed to have retrieved source code for the FIFA 21 game and EA's Frostbite engine that powers games including Battlefield.
21 May 2021Football
The U-17 Women's World Cup will be held in India from October 11 to 30 next year, FIFA Council said on Thursday.
12 Feb 2021Football
Bayern Munich's quest for trophies continued as they beat Tigres 1-0 to win the FIFA Club World Cup final.
09 Feb 2021Football
Champions League holders Bayern Munich progressed to the FIFA Club World Cup final after beating Al Ahly in Qatar.
11 Dec 2020France
Belgium have been named as FIFA's Team of the Year for the third consecutive time.
26 Nov 2020FIFA World Cup
One of the greatest football players of all time, Diego Maradona breathed his last on Wednesday. He was 60.
25 Nov 2020Lionel Messi
Bayern Munich talisman Robert Lewandowski, who won the treble with the club in a brilliant 2019-20 campaign, heads the shortlist for the Best FIFA Men's Player award.
18 Nov 2020FIFA World Cup
Matchday four of the South American FIFA World Cup Qualifiers saw heavyweights Brazil overcome Uruguay 2-0 to maintain their 100% start to the campaign.
09 Jun 2020Football
The Football Association (FA) is discussing proposals to move the summer transfer window to the month of August until October.
09 Jun 2020Football
I-League club East Bengal have seen five players send notices to former sponsors Quess for non-payment of salaries.
16 May 2020Football
FIFA's The Best awards ceremony, scheduled to be held in Milan on September 21, has been postponed amid the coronavirus pandemic, world football's governing body confirmed.
12 May 2020Football
The FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup which was supposed to be held India in November 2020, will now take place between February 17 to March 7 in 2021.
09 May 2020BBC
Football teams will be allowed to use five substitutes when the 2019-20 season resumes after a FIFA proposal to help with fixture congestion was approved.
07 Apr 2020Football
According to US prosecutors, former FIFA executives took bribes in return for voting for Russia and Qatar to host the World Cup.
04 Apr 2020Football
The COVID-19 working group has recommended the postponement of all international matches scheduled for June in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.
26 Mar 2020Football
The coronavirus pandemic has crippled the world with more than 21,000 deaths being reported so far.
06 Mar 2020World Health Organization
The Indian men football team's next FIFA World Cup Qualifier against Qatar has been postponed.
17 Jan 2020Real Madrid
It is no secret that Barcelona's Lionel Messi is one of the most prolific goal-scorers in world football, and keeping him quiet is a monumental task.
22 Dec 2019Liverpool FC
Liverpool have continued their sublime run of form in 2019 and it makes them a force to be reckoned with.
10 Dec 2019Russia News
The sporting world received a shocker when the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) banned Russia from participating in global competitive events for four years.
07 Dec 2019Real Madrid
France are the reigning world champions, having won the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
06 Dec 2019Chelsea FC
English giants Chelsea can breathe a sigh of relief as their ongoing two-window transfer ban has been halved by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).
22 Nov 2019Cristiano Ronaldo
A number of footballing nations have produced a countless number of extra-ordinary footballers.
14 Nov 2019Football
Former long-time Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger, on Wednesday, grabbed a new role with the football's governing body, Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA).
18 Oct 2019Football
Any footballer begins his career at club level and it is their performance, along-with goal-scoring skills, especially for strikers, which puts them in consideration to play at the international level.