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Trump’s Travel Ban Would Hurt U.S.’s 2026 World Cup Hosting Bid, UEFA President Says

February 27, 20170

The United States’ opportunity to host the 2026 World Cup would be gravely damaged should President Donald Trump’s travel restrictions are fully…


FIFA To Expand World Cup To 48 Teams In 2026

January 10, 20170

The World Cup will be expanded to include 48 teams by the year 2026 under a plan approved unanimously on…


U.S. Men’s National Team To Play Jamaica In Friendly On Feb. 3 Before World Cup Qualifiers

January 6, 20170

The U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team will make its first-ever visit to Chattanooga, Tennessee on Feb. 3 when they host…


FIFA Fines England, Scotland, Wales And Northern Ireland Over Poppies

December 20, 20160

FIFA, world soccer’s governing body, has fined England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland for their display of poppies during 2018…


FIFA Youth Transfer Rules Challenged In Swiss Court

November 25, 20160

FIFA rules that restrict youth players from being transferred worldwide are being challenged in a Swiss court. FIFA Youth Transfer…


FIFA Investigates Northern Ireland And Wales Over Poppy Displays

November 23, 20160

FIFA, soccer’s world governing body, has opened disciplinary proceedings against the Northern Irish and Welsh Football Associations for incidents including…


FIFA Opens Disciplinary Proceedings Against England And Scotland For Poppy Uniforms

November 18, 20160

FIFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against England and Scotland for wearing poppies during their 2018 Russia World Cup qualifier on…


England, Scotland To Defy Poppy Ban On Uniforms Despite FIFA Sanction Threat

November 8, 20160

The Football Associations of England and Scotland say they will both defy a ban on players wearing poppies when the…


FIFA Introduces ‘Best Football Awards’ After Splitting With Ballon D’Or

November 1, 20160

FIFA’s rival to the Ballon d’Or was announced on Monday with ‘The Best’ awards to be handed out to the…


Lionel Messi Wins Ballon d’Or For The Fifth Time

January 11, 20163

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi was announced as the winner of the FIFA Ballon d’Or award for the fifth time in…