FIFA

The Fédération Internationale de Football Association is an association is the international governing body of association football, futsal, and beach soccer. FIFA is responsible for the organization of football's major international tournaments

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Wayne Rooney's 11-year-old son Kai signs for Manchester United academy

18 Dec 2020

Wayne Rooney's 11-year-old son Kai signs for Manchester United academy

Wayne Rooney's son Kai has followed in his father's footsteps by signing for Premier League giants Manchester United.

Best FIFA Football Awards 2020: A look at the winners

18 Dec 2020

Best FIFA Football Awards 2020: A look at the winners

Bayern Munich ace Robert Lewandowski won the best men's player at the Best FIFA Football Awards in Zurich.

Belgium crowned FIFA's Team of the Year for third consecutive-year

11 Dec 2020

Belgium crowned FIFA's Team of the Year for third consecutive-year

Belgium have been named as FIFA's Team of the Year for the third consecutive time.

Diego Maradona dies aged 60: His career records and stats

26 Nov 2020

Diego Maradona dies aged 60: His career records and stats

One of the greatest football players of all time, Diego Maradona breathed his last on Wednesday. He was 60.

Best FIFA Football Awards 2020: Lewandowski leads 11-man shortlist

25 Nov 2020

Best FIFA Football Awards 2020: Lewandowski leads 11-man shortlist

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.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic slams EA Sports: Details here

25 Nov 2020

Zlatan Ibrahimovic slams EA Sports: Details here

Veteran AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has lashed out at EA Sports, claiming they are using his name and face in the FIFA video game series without his permission.

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers (CONMEBOL): List of records broken

18 Nov 2020

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers (CONMEBOL): List of records broken

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.

Lionel Messi's Barcelona career in numbers

28 Aug 2020

Lionel Messi's Barcelona career in numbers

Earlier this week, Lionel Messi told Barcelona that he wants to leave after nearly two decades with the Spanish giants.

FIFA announces schedule for 2022 World Cup

15 Jul 2020

FIFA announces schedule for 2022 World Cup

FIFA, on Wednesday, released the full schedule for the 2022 World Cup which will be played in Qatar during November-December.

Jurgen Klopp sets Liverpool departure date: Details here

14 Jul 2020

Jurgen Klopp sets Liverpool departure date: Details here

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp wants to see out his contract at Liverpool and head back to his native country Germany.

Solskjaer wants to secure Pogba's long-term future at Manchester United

09 Jul 2020

Solskjaer wants to secure Pogba's long-term future at Manchester United

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants to secure Paul Pogba's long-term future at Old Trafford.

I want to stay at Liverpool for long: Mohamed Salah

01 Jul 2020

I want to stay at Liverpool for long: Mohamed Salah

Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah has said he wants to stay at Liverpool for a long time and thinks the club can still achieve more.

Premier League: Best signings under Klopp that made Liverpool champions

26 Jun 2020

Premier League: Best signings under Klopp that made Liverpool champions

Jurgen Klopp joined Liverpool in October 2015 and has notched 156 wins across competitions out of 258 games.

Premier League 2019-20: Liverpool's title win in numbers

26 Jun 2020

Premier League 2019-20: Liverpool's title win in numbers

Liverpool's 30-year wait for a top-flight title ended after Manchester City were beaten by Chelsea in gameweek 31 of the Premier League 2019-20 season.

Happy Birthday Zinedine Zidane: A look at his achievements

23 Jun 2020

Happy Birthday Zinedine Zidane: A look at his achievements

Former football superstar and current Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane celebrates his 48th birthday today.

Happy Birthday Jurgen Klopp: A look at his achievements

16 Jun 2020

Happy Birthday Jurgen Klopp: A look at his achievements

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is celebrating his 53rd birthday today.

FA wants to postpone summer transfer window to August-October

09 Jun 2020

FA wants to postpone summer transfer window to August-October

The Football Association (FA) is discussing proposals to move the summer transfer window to the month of August until October.

Non-payment of salaries see 5 East Bengal players send notices

09 Jun 2020

Non-payment of salaries see 5 East Bengal players send notices

I-League club East Bengal have seen five players send notices to former sponsors Quess for non-payment of salaries.

Premier league 2019-20: Five substitutions to be allowed this season

05 Jun 2020

Premier league 2019-20: Five substitutions to be allowed this season

The club managers will now be able to make up to five substitutions for the remainder of the Premier League 2019-20 season.

Best FIFA Football Awards ceremony has been postponed: Details here

16 May 2020

Best FIFA Football Awards ceremony has been postponed: Details here

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.

FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup: New dates have been confirmed

12 May 2020

FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup: New dates have been confirmed

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.

Teams could use five substitutes when football season resumes

09 May 2020

Teams could use five substitutes when football season resumes

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.

Can Kylian Mbappe help Paris Saint-Germain conquer Europe?

05 May 2020

Can Kylian Mbappe help Paris Saint-Germain conquer Europe?

Kylian Mbappe played a crucial role in 2019-20 season to help Paris Saint-Germain lift the Ligue 1 trophy.

Will Kylian Mbappe replace Sadio Mane at Liverpool?

14 Apr 2020

Will Kylian Mbappe replace Sadio Mane at Liverpool?

Speculations suggest Premier League leaders Liverpool could be in for a busy time whenever the summer transfer window opens.

World Cup: Former FIFA officials accused of taking bribes

07 Apr 2020

World Cup: Former FIFA officials accused of taking bribes

According to US prosecutors, former FIFA executives took bribes in return for voting for Russia and Qatar to host the World Cup.

Thomas Muller signs a two-year contract extension at Bayern Munich

07 Apr 2020

Thomas Muller signs a two-year contract extension at Bayern Munich

Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller has signed a two-year contract extension to stay at the club until the year 2023.

Messi or Ronaldo? Kaka names his favorite player

05 Apr 2020

Messi or Ronaldo? Kaka names his favorite player

Former AC Milan and Real Madrid star Kaka has picked Lionel Messi over Cristiano Ronaldo.

Coronavirus outbreak: FIFA recommends postponing international matches scheduled for June

04 Apr 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: FIFA recommends postponing international matches scheduled for June

The COVID-19 working group has recommended the postponement of all international matches scheduled for June in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.

European leagues: Top footballers whose contracts expire this summer

27 Mar 2020

European leagues: Top footballers whose contracts expire this summer

There are several high-profile footballers in European football leagues whose contracts are set to expire in the summer.

Coronavirus outbreak: FIFA considers changing summer transfer window dates

26 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: FIFA considers changing summer transfer window dates

The coronavirus pandemic has crippled the world with more than 21,000 deaths being reported so far.

Tennis: Measures taken by ATP and WTA to tackle coronavirus

08 Mar 2020

Tennis: Measures taken by ATP and WTA to tackle coronavirus

In wake of the deadly coronavirus crisis, the ATP and WTA have asked tennis players not to give away used towels and sweatbands to fans.

India's FIFA World Cup Qualifier against Qatar postponed: Details here

08 Mar 2020

India's FIFA World Cup Qualifier against Qatar postponed: Details here

The Indian men football team's upcoming FIFA World Cup Qualifier match against Qatar has been postponed due to the spread of coronavirus.

India's FIFA World Cup qualifiers postponed: Details here

06 Mar 2020

India's FIFA World Cup qualifiers postponed: Details here

The Indian men football team's next FIFA World Cup Qualifier against Qatar has been postponed.

Everything about Atletico vs Liverpool and Dortmund vs PSG

18 Feb 2020

Everything about Atletico vs Liverpool and Dortmund vs PSG

The UEFA Champions League 2019-20 round of 16 returns with two high-profile matches on Tuesday.

Happy Birthday Cristiano Ronaldo: A look at his achievements

05 Feb 2020

Happy Birthday Cristiano Ronaldo: A look at his achievements

Football legend Cristiano Ronaldo is celebrating his 35th birthday.

Solskjaer does not term Liverpool 'best team' yet: Here's why

19 Jan 2020

Solskjaer does not term Liverpool 'best team' yet: Here's why

Former champions Manchester United are not in the Premier League title race this season.

Has Varane found out the secret to keep Messi quiet?

17 Jan 2020

Has Varane found out the secret to keep Messi quiet?

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.

Here're the records scripted by Liverpool so far in 2019-20

12 Jan 2020

Here're the records scripted by Liverpool so far in 2019-20

English giants Liverpool have been on a record-breaking run since the last year and it all started with their UEFA Champions League title win.

Ancelotti lost the Liverpool job to Klopp: Details here

04 Jan 2020

Ancelotti lost the Liverpool job to Klopp: Details here

Everton boss Carlo Ancelotti has revealed that he had lost to Jurgen Klopp for the vacant managerial post at Liverpool in 2015.

#ThatWas2019: Five amazing feats we witnessed in 2019

31 Dec 2019

#ThatWas2019: Five amazing feats we witnessed in 2019

The year 2019 was a memorable one for the sporting world.