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FIFA Releases ‘Garcia Report’ On 2018, 2022 World Cup Bidding [See Full Text]

June 28, 20170

FIFA on Tuesday announced it had published on its website a link to a report compiled by former United States…


Brazil Rout Uruguay 4-1, Agentina Edge Past Chile 1-0 In 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Highlights

March 24, 20170

Brazil defeated Uruguay 4-1 thanks to a hat-trick from former Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Paulinho in a 2018 Russia World Cup qualifying game…


Russia Raises FIFA 2018 World Cup Budget By $325 Million

February 7, 20170

Russia has increased government spending on the 2018 FIFA World Cup by 19.1 billion rubles ($325 million) without explanation. RUSSIA’S…


Barcelona Manager Luis Enrique Says He ‘Didn’t See’ Cristiano Ronaldo Win FIFA Best Player Award

January 11, 20170

Luis Enrique aimed a sly dig at Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo after the Portuguese star earned yet another individual award. Barcelona Manager…


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…


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…


Kashima Beats Atletico Nacional 3-0 In FIFA Club World Cup Semifinals

December 14, 20160

Japan’s Kashima Antlers defeated Atletico Nacional 3-0 in the FIFA Club World Cup semifinals in Suita, Japan, on Wednesday, their…


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…