FIFA's ethics committee adjudicatory chamber today recommended a two-year ban from all football activities for Wolfgang Niersbach, former president of the German Football Association (DFB), over an alleged corruption scandal around the right to host the 2006 World Cup
Former Barcelona star Xavi Hernandez said yesterday that moving to Qatar, where he now plays for Doha side Al Sadd, was "one of the best decisions" of his life. "I can say that it has been one of the best decisions of my life to come to Qatar," he said
Former England head coach Sven-Goran Eriksson has backed the football team to win the forthcoming European Championship this summer
FIFA said on Tuesday that the country that will host the 2026 World Cup will be chosen in May 2020, as it resumed the selection process following a corruption scandal
The strategic arm of world football's governing body FIFA has established a four-stage bidding process for hosting the 2026 World Cup.
Hotel rooms and not goals are on top of the mind for Russia, which hosts the FIFA World Cup two years from now
World football's governing body FIFA's president Gianni Infantino on Friday announced the creation of a committee to monitor labour conditions in the stadiums hosting the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Nearly two decades after winning the 1998 football World Cup, French former international Emmanuel Petit has expressed doubts about whether the hosts cleanly won the FIFA competition or the victory in the final was the result of match fixing
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Infrastructure firm Ashoka Buildcon today said it has neither financed any construction by the family of former Maharashtra Deputy CM Chhagan Bhujbal nor sponsored then MP Sameer Bhujbal's trip to FIFA World Cup in South Africa
Football striker Luis Suarez scored in his first international match in almost two years as Uruguay held Brazil to a 2-2 draw in their World Cup qualifier here
India coach Stephen Constantine described their 0-4 loss to Iran in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers as a 'very difficult' game for his side, which was left depleted due to injuries to key players
Indian football team will face its toughest test in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers when it takes on Asia's highest ranked side Iran, sans influential striker Sunil Chhetri, at their own backyard here today
India's national football team coach Stephen Constantine expressed his displeasure at the Iran Football Federation not extending the courtesy of letting the visiting team train at the main stadium ahead of the FIFA World Cup qualifier on Thursday
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South Africa's sports minister denied yesterday that bribes were paid to win the right to host the 2010 World Cup, as FIFA seeks to claw back money from officials facing graft charges in the United States
FIFA on Wednesday demanded tens of millions of dollars in damages from the "sordid" officials now facing charges in the United States over mass bribery scandals that have rocked world football
Manchester City's star striker Sergio Aguero said he will leave the English Premier League side for Argentine football club Independiente after the 2018 World Cup, even though his current contract does not expire until 2019
An independent inquiry said Friday it could not rule out Germany bought votes to secure the 2006 World Cup and linked Franz Beckenbauer to a “mysterious” deal with disgraced FIFA official Jack Warner
Brazil's football team head coach Dunga has announced a 23-member squad for the upcoming matches against Uruguay and Paraguay in the South America Qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup