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UAE to host Club World Cup in early 2022r

Thu, 21 Oct 2021 - 12:05 GMT

Japan was originally scheduled to stage the tournament in December this year but withdrew last month due to the COVID-19 situation in the country.

Wenger to meet with national coaches over World Cup plan

Mon, 18 Oct 2021 - 12:08 GMT

FIFA has argued that a biennial World Cup would lead to increased chances for countries to play in the tournament.

FIFA to expand gaming and e-sports portfolio

Sat, 16 Oct 2021 - 12:23 GMT

FIFA said on Friday that it will widen its gaming and e-sports portfolio to ensure that controlling rights don't lie in the hands of one party.

FIFA and World Health Organization mark two-year anniversary of MoU

Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 08:10 GMT

FIFA and the World Health Organization (WHO) today mark the two-year anniversary of a strategic collaboration aimed at promoting and protecting the physical and mental health of people worldwide.

Wenger and Ellis offer detailed proposals at online summit to address ongoing international match calendar issues

Fri, 01 Oct 2021 - 01:52 GMT

Infantino has stated that FIFA is undertaking the “most inclusive and thorough consultation process that the world of football has ever seen on a global basis”.

Wenger and Ellis: We want to ensure the men’s and women’s games coexist

Thu, 30 Sep 2021 - 12:05 GMT

FIFA is hearing from – and will continue to listen over the coming months – to views and opinions from all key stakeholders.

Tickets for all FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021™️ matches back on sale tomorrow

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 - 11:53 GMT

With roughly two months to go until the FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021™️, fans have another chance to secure their tickets for the first FIFA pan-Arab tournament.

Clubs say FIFA World Cup plan would have "destructive impact"

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 - 01:04 GMT

FIFA’s plans for a biennial World Cup would lead to a “direct and destructive impact on the club game”, Europe’s top clubs organisation said on Friday.

Ellis “honoured” to lead comprehensive review of women’s football calendar

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 - 12:54 GMT

Nothing is agreed for the women’s football match calendar after 2023, when the first 32-team FIFA Women’s World Cup™️ will be played in Australia and New Zealand.

Ongoing cooperation highlights FIFA-African Union discussions

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 - 12:44 GMT

Infantino has stressed the need to harmonise the international match calendar to help make football truly global.

FIFA Discusses Improving International Calendar

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 - 03:45 GMT

There is a broad consensus within the game that the International Match Calendar should be reformed and improved.

FIFPRO chief warns of 'breaking point' over biennial World Cup

Thu, 16 Sep 2021 - 01:28 GMT

FIFPRO general secretary Jonas Baer-Hoffmann called for a wider discussion around the proposals.

England push France out of top three in FIFA men's rankings

Thu, 16 Sep 2021 - 01:08 GMT

Belgium remained the top ranked side, followed by Brazil.

Japan withdraws from hosting 2021 FIFA Club World Cup

Thu, 09 Sep 2021 - 04:06 GMT

Japan will not be the hosts of the upcoming FIFA Club World Cup amid COVID-19 restrictions in the country.

FIFA 'regrets' chaos at abandoned Brazil v Argentina match

Mon, 06 Sep 2021 - 04:26 GMT

The match at Sao Paulo's Neo Quimica Arena on Sunday was halted when Brazilian health officials ran onto the pitch seven minutes after kick-off.

FIFA's Infantino calls for 'solidarity' in player release Covid spat

Thu, 26 Aug 2021 - 10:16 GMT

The English top-flight said it would stop individuals from featuring for countries on the UK government's red list.

Mexico hit with FIFA fan ban at two home World Cup qualifiers

Sat, 19 Jun 2021 - 02:12 GMT

Mexico’s games against Jamaica on Sept. 2 and Canada on Oct. 7 in the final round of CONCACAF World Cup qualifying will be played in empty stadiums.

FIFA 'open to everything' including World Cup every two years

Sat, 22 May 2021 - 01:04 GMT

The Congress voted to carry out "a feasibility study on the consequences of the organization " of World Cups for men and women "every two years".

Lewandowski absence a huge blow for leaders Bayern ahead of Leipzig trip

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 12:04 GMT

A win for the Bavarians in Saxony on Saturday would push them seven points clear and provide some much-needed breathing space.

EFA president confirms Egypt’s participation in FIFA Arab Cup

Sat, 20 Mar 2021 - 03:33 GMT

The new competition is set to be held in Qatar between 1 and 18 December, as a prelude to the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

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