Ghana maintains 52nd position on latest FIFA rankings

Accra (Ghana) |Tuesday, 2017 12:45:04 PM IST

Ghana maintained their 52nd position in the latest FIFA world rankings, despite gaining five points in the point buildup.

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FIFA U-17 World Cup: England pip Japan, enter quarters (Lead)

Kolkata |Tuesday, 2017 11:15:04 PM IST

England Under-17 boys did what their senior team footballers could not for many years by keeping their nerves during tie-breakers to edge past Japan 5-3 and advance to the quarter-finals of the FIFA U

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Iran enter FIFA U-17 World Cup quarters

Fatorda (Goa) |Tuesday, 2017 8:15:05 PM IST

Two early goals helped Iran beat Mexico 2-1 in a Round-of-16 match of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup at the Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Tuesday.

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FIFA U-17 WC: Germany beat Colombia 4-0; enters quarters

New Delhi | Monday, Oct 16 2017 IST

In a one sided match, Germany outclassed Colombia 4-0 in the FIFA U-17 World cup tournament on Monday at the Jawahar Lal Nehru Stadium cruising into quarter-finals. In the knock-out stage Germany duri

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India rise to 105th spot in FIFA ranking

Zurich |Monday, 2017 7:45:14 PM IST

The Indian football team rose two spots above to 105th position in the FIFA rankings released on Monday.

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India rise to 105th spot in FIFA rankings; Peru, Spain in top 10 (Lead)

Zurich |Monday, 2017 7:45:23 PM IST

The Indian football team rose two spots to 105th position in the FIFA rankings released on Monday. Peru entered the top 10 spot for the first time while Spain climbed three places to enter the segment

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FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017: "Fantastic football atmosphere" : Branimir Ujevic

Kolkata | Sunday, Oct 15 2017 IST

The quality of play on the pitch, the record-breaking crowds in the stadiums and the importance of thecompetition for the future of Indian football were at the core of today's FIFA and LOC media brief

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India were so emotional after scoring they forgot to defend: FIFA official

Kolkata |Sunday, 2017 4:45:04 PM IST

FIFA head of coaching and player development Branimir Ujevic on Sunday empathised with the Indian team saying they were so emotional after scoring their only goal of the U-17 World Cup against Colombi

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Former FIFA functionary denies receiving bribes from PSG president

Paris |Friday, 2017 4:15:04 PM IST

A former FIFA functionary on Friday denied accusations that he had accepted bribes from the president of French football club Paris Saint-Germain -- who also heads the beIN Sports network -- in return

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FIFA probing Cahill for 'sponsored' celebration

Canberra |Friday, 2017 2:15:04 PM IST

FIFA is investigating Australian forward Tim Cahill for a "sponsored" goal celebration following his match-winning header against Syria.

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Swiss prosecutors announce corruption probe against former FIFA head

Geneva (Switzerland) |Thursday, 2017 10:45:04 PM IST

Swiss prosecutors on Thursday announced they were opening a new criminal investigation against a former FIFA chief and two businessmen for alleged corruption offences related to the soccer World Cup b

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Probe against popcorn vendor at FIFA venue

Guwahati | Thursday, Oct 12 2017 IST

Following report of detection of mosquito repellent coil in a popcorn packet sold inside the FIFA U 17 World Cup venue here last evening, the local authorities today temporarily closed the production

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