FIFA President Infantino's New Year message: “Solidarity and dialogue crucial in 2022”

Thu, 30 Dec 2021 - 07:17 GMT

Mr Infantino calls for solidarity to protect football’s future.

"We salute you": FIFA celebrates International Volunteer Day

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 - 05:27 GMT

International Volunteer Day has provided Infantino with the opportunity to stress the crucial role that volunteers play in the delivery of FIFA tournaments.

FIFA vice-president Montagliani offers compromise on World Cup plan

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 - 11:25 GMT

Montagliani has floated a possible compromise solution in the row over the proposal for a biennial World Cup which has divided the global governing body.

Infantino: Salah is one of the top players in the world

Fri, 26 Nov 2021 - 11:18 GMT

Infantino attended on Thursday night the inauguration of the new headquarters of the Egyptian Football Association (EFA).

FIFA transfer reforms gain additional support

Sat, 13 Nov 2021 - 02:18 GMT

Other entities supporting FIFA’s ongoing efforts in relation to the transfer system reform have been the G20 Anti-Corruption Working Group and UNODC.

FIFA commits to net-zero emission by 2040 and launches FIFA Climate Strategy

Thu, 04 Nov 2021 - 02:06 GMT

FIFA Climate Strategy consists of four pillars and three key goals that will put FIFA on the path to climate-friendly performance.

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”.

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.

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.

European Leagues 'unanimously oppose' biennial World Cup plans

Thu, 09 Sep 2021 - 01:47 GMT

FIFA president Gianni Infantino said the extensive shake-up would cut out "too many meaningless matches".

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.

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".

El Shenawy’s saves secure the bronze medal for Al Ahly

Thu, 11 Feb 2021 - 09:20 GMT

El Shenawy claimed Man of the Match award after his sensational performance in the match.

FIFA approves maternity leave for women players

Sat, 05 Dec 2020 - 04:37 GMT

Professional women footballers are to be guaranteed maternity leave under new rules approved by FIFA, the global soccer body’s president Infantino said.

FIFA President Infantino not interested in European Super League

Thu, 22 Oct 2020 - 11:24 GMT

“As FIFA president, I’m interested in the Club World Cup, not the Super league,” said Infantino.

Infantino says player calls for Floyd justice should be 'applauded'

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 - 06:56 GMT

FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Tuesday that footballers in Germany calling for justice for George Floyd during matches deserve applause rather than sanctions.

FIFA ends intervention in African football

Tue, 04 Feb 2020 - 08:32 GMT

FIFA is ending its six-month intervention in African soccer’s governing body, it said on Sunday, after the mission to speed up the reform of football on the continent was “successfully completed”.

Infantino wants Africa Cup of Nations every four years, plans pan-African club competition

Sun, 02 Feb 2020 - 09:58 GMT

The FIFA president, speaking at a seminar in Rabat on the development of African football, complained that football in the region had not progressed as expected and that he wanted to “project African football to the top of the world.”

Infantino meets El Khatib, Mortada Mansour

Wed, 28 Aug 2019 - 09:51 GMT

FIFA President Gianni Infantino is to hold a meeting with top African clubs, led by Al Ahly and Zamalek.