UAE congratulates Morocco for winning bid to host 2030 FIFA World Cup

Middle East | October 5, 2023 10:19:38 PM IST

Abu Dhabi [UAE], October 5 (ANI/WAM): The UAE has congratulated the Kingdom of Morocco on winning the bid to host the 2030 FIFA World Cup in partnership with Spain and Portugal.

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Vietnam secures 95th place in FIFA ranking

Asia | June 30, 2023 4:40:38 PM IST

Hanoi [Vietnam], June 30 (ANI/WAM): Vietnamese men's football secured 95th place in FIFA's latest rankings and No.1 in Southeast Asia after its wins over Hong Kong (China) and Syria in friendly matche

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FIFA postpones Beach Soccer World Cup in UAE to February 2024

Middle East | June 25, 2023 11:39:52 AM IST

Dubai [UAE], June 25 (ANI/WAM): The Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) has decided to organise the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup, which is hosted by the UAE, in February 2024 inste

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Australia name preliminary 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup squad

Canberra |Tuesday, 2023 12:51:22 PM IST

Australia national women's football head coach Tony Gustavsson on Monday named a provisional squad for the FIFA Women's World Cup.

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FIFA reiterates its stand against racism in football

Geneva (Switzerland) |Saturday, 2023 12:21:19 PM IST

The International Federation of Football Association (FIFA) President Gianni Infantino met Real Madrid forward Vinicius Junior and told him that football cannot go on when there is discrimination.

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Football: FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura to step down in December

Geneva (Switzerland) |Friday, 2023 11:51:00 AM IST

The International Federation of Football Association (FIFA) has announced that Secretary General Fatma Samoura will leave office at the end of the year after seven years in the position.

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FIFA encourages youth programs with first payment to amateur club

Geneva |Thursday, 2023 4:51:27 PM IST

A French amateur football club received a 159,990 euro paycheck from the International Federation of Football Association (FIFA) for its successful youth program, the world football governing body ann

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Australia's captain Kerr solely focused on home FIFA World Cup glory

Canberra |Thursday, 2023 4:51:27 PM IST

Australian women's football captain Sam Kerr has declared winning the World Cup at home is the biggest goal of her career.

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US remains atop in FIFA women's rankings

Geneva |Monday, 2023 12:21:11 PM IST

The top five teams remained the same as the International Federation of Football Association (FIFA) newly released the women's rankings.

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FIFA U20 WC: Debutants Israel knockout Brazil to enter semifinal

San Juan (Argentina) |Monday, 2023 10:54:15 AM IST

A solo goal scored by Dor Turgeman saw debutants Israel come from behind to seal a historic 3-2 victory over Brazil and enter the FIFA U-20 World Cup semifinal, here at San Juan Stadium.

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FIA President meets with President of FIFA

Europe | May 29, 2023 2:09:14 AM IST

Monte Carlo [Monaco], May 29 (ANI/WAM): President of the Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA), Mohammed Ben Sulayem, visited the President of FIFA Gianni Infantino with the aim of discussin

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FIFA official says female referees key to the development of Women's football

Geneva (Switzerland) |Wednesday, 2023 2:15:09 AM IST

Kari Seitz, Head of Refereeing (Women) of the International Federation of Football Association (FIFA) said on Monday that female referees are more and more capable of world-level matches and are the k

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