Fresh from hosting matches of the inaugural edition of the Indian Super League, Navi Mumbai's DY Patil Stadium was picked as one of the host venues of the U-17 World Cup, to be held in the country in 2017
India would host the FIFA Under-17 World Cup in six different venues, four of which have been given provisional approval, in September-October 2017, it was announced by the tournament organising committee head on Friday
Art People Gallery, a platform for artists, recently urged Facebook users to make anti-logos of brands that financially support FIFA to "urge them to withdraw from the 2022 World Cup," which has been riddled with claims of bribery and deadly employment conditions for workers. A look at some morphed logos depicting the employment problem...
Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that the arrest of FIFA officials was an attempt to prevent FIFA president Sepp Blatter's re-election and to prevent the 2018 World Cup from being held in his country
The stadia hosting the 2017 U-17 football World Cup matches in India will have to be ready at least nine months before the start of the showpiece event, visiting FIFA representatives said
Yaya Toure has welcomed FIFA's new system of match observers to monitor incidents of racism and discrimination at World Cup qualifiers in the build-up to the 2018 tournament in Russia, saying abuse can "break" players
FIFA boss Sepp Blatter on Monday hailed Russia's "five star" work to be ready for the 2018 World Cup while President Vladimir Putin vowed his country would not disappoint football fans around the globe
Paulo Cesar, a member of Brazil's famed 1970 football World Cup winning team, has admitted he sold the gold medal to buy cocaine.
The Indian football team has been drawn in a tough group alongside top Asian nation Iran, Oman, Turkmenistan and Guam for the second phase of qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup
The Indian football team reaped a rich harvest of a win and a draw against Nepal last month in the 2018 World Cup Qualifiers Round One as it made a huge jump of 26 places to occupy the 147th spot in the latest FIFA rankings issued yesterday
France soccer legend Zinedine Zidane again expressed his will of managing the national team in the future, said a media report on Tuesday.
A fine finish from captain Neymar helped secure a come-from-behind 3-1 win for Brazil over France in a friendly in Paris on Thursday as they maintained their perfect record since the return as coach of Dunga
The 2018 World Cup qualifier between Pakistan and Yemen will be played in the Bahraini capital Manama on March 23, world football's governing body FIFA announced on Wednesday
World football's governing body FIFA on Monday took the decision to postpone the 2018 World Cup qualifier between Pakistan and Yemen due to be played on Tuesday, a FIFA spokesman told AFP
Uncertainty hovered over the fate of tomorrow's second leg 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier between Pakistan and Yemen scheduled to be be played in the city, which faced protests after the suicide bombings at two churches
The tiny Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan, the lowest-ranked team in international football, enjoyed a dream debut in the World Cup qualifiers Thursday by recording a shock 1-0 away victory over Sri Lanka
Uruguay's most-capped player Diego Forlan, so often his country's talisman, announced his retirement from international football on Thursday
Experienced goalkeeper Subrata Paul will be wearing the captain's armband as coach Stephen Constantine begins his second stint with the Indian football team with a match against Nepal in the first leg of the 2018 World Cup qualifiers first round here tomorrow
Eight players from Goa's Dempo Sports Club feature in the list of 32 probables announced by new Indian football chief coach Stephen Constantine Wednesday for India's forthcoming home and away matches against Nepal in the Preliminary Joint Qualification Round 1 for the 2018 FIFA World Cup
Set to begin his second stint as football head coach with a match against Nepal next month, Stephen Constantine today said that he is yet to decide on who will captain the national team