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Auckland/Tāmaki Makaurau to host the Draw for the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™️ in October

Fri, 13 May 2022 - 05:30 GMT

Taking place in Aotea Centre, the Draw will reveal the match fixtures for the 32 teams competing in the ninth edition of the FIFA Women’s World Cup.

AFC’s President welcomes Infantino’s re-election Bid

Sat, 07 May 2022 - 03:21 GMT

Gianni Infantino recently announced his intention to stand for re-election in 2023.

Ukraine to play World Cup qualifier against Scotland in June

Fri, 15 Apr 2022 - 05:34 GMT

UEFA has rescheduled Nations League fixtures involving Scotland, Wales and Ukraine in June and September, with venues and kickoff times to be confirmed later.

FIFA launches FIFA+ to bring free football entertainment to fans everywhere

Tue, 12 Apr 2022 - 01:26 GMT

FIFA is excited to announce the launch of FIFA+, a world-class digital platform created to connect football fans across the globe more deeply with the game they love, for free.

FIFA boss steps sharply back from contested biennial World Cup plan

Thu, 31 Mar 2022 - 01:39 GMT

The FIFA president has been under fire for the past year, particularly in Europe, for proposals to increase the frequency of the global extravaganza from every four years, to every two.

COVID-19 Relief Plan Report 2021 highlights efforts across the globe to ensure football’s future

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 08:59 GMT

These funds have been distributed across the world, as each MA faces unique challenges during the pandemic that require tailored solutions.

FIFA Foundation helps victims of war in Ukraine

Sat, 19 Mar 2022 - 02:23 GMT

An initial shipment of humanitarian supplies has already been delivered to the Ukrainian Association of Football (UAF), while a total of USD 1 million has been allocated for action to be taken.

FIFA to discuss workers situation in Qatar with Amnesty International

Sun, 13 Mar 2022 - 08:07 GMT

The meeting will provide the opportunity for Amnesty to handover a petition calling on FIFA to address this matter and will be followed by a discussion with experts from FIFA and its local partner in Qatar.

Poland seeks clarity from FIFA over World Cup playoff v Russia

Wed, 23 Feb 2022 - 02:59 GMT

The playoff match between Russia and Poland to secure a spot at this year's World Cup in Qatar is scheduled for March 24.

Young Moroccan Schoolgirls wins maiden African School Champions Cup

Mon, 21 Feb 2022 - 12:04 GMT

FIFA president Gianni Infantino, CAF president, Patrice Motsepe were present to hand the trophies over to the winners.

African Schools Champions Cup, the Football Skills, national pride, and lots of goals

Sun, 20 Feb 2022 - 03:14 GMT

The vision for the African School Champions Cup was born exactly one year ago during a visit to Democratic Republic of Congo by President Infantino.

Electrifying Atmosphere at the African School Champions Cup 2022

Sun, 20 Feb 2022 - 10:52 GMT

The young DRC fans trooped out enmasse to support not only their teams but also lend their support to the initiative proposed during a visit by Gianni Infantino in February, 2021.

Egypt’s away clash with Senegal in World Cup play-offs moved back by 24 hours

Fri, 18 Feb 2022 - 05:06 GMT

The first leg is set to be played on 25 March in Cairo while the second leg, initially scheduled on 28 March, will be held on 29 March.

CAF Comments and Supports FIFA President Gianni Infantino’s Council of Europe Speech

Sat, 29 Jan 2022 - 12:07 GMT

Several commentators unfortunately seem to have misunderstood and misinterpreted President Infantino’s speech.

Infantino sparks anger saying biennial World Cup could prevent migrant deaths in Mediterranean

Thu, 27 Jan 2022 - 10:30 GMT

Infantino sparked criticism on Wednesday when he said increased revenues from a biennial World Cup could create opportunities for Africans .

FIFA sends condolences after tragic incident in Cameroon

Tue, 25 Jan 2022 - 10:45 GMT

FIFA sends its deepest condolences to the families and friends of the victims who lost their lives following the tragic incident that took place at Olembe Stadium.

FIFA President Infantino welcomes Vice-President of European Commission to FIFA HQ

Sat, 22 Jan 2022 - 11:37 GMT

The exchange provided both parties with the opportunity to discuss several important topics that are relevant to football across the globe.

All eyes on Douala as 10 African giants await their fate

Sat, 22 Jan 2022 - 10:40 GMT

The 10 teams are divided into two levels based on the official FIFA ranking of November 2021.

Constructive talks held with PFA and FIFPRO on future of player welfare

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 - 08:41 GMT

FIFA held constructive dialogue with professional players in the Premier League and Women's Super League.

Fans invited to secure a once-in-a-lifetime experience as applications open for FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 tickets

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 - 11:05 GMT

With a range of enticing options available in this opening phase, fans worldwide have a chance to secure their seats.

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