After ISL, a New Football League for Women?
Jan 26, 2015
FIFA World Cup: A Toast 24 Years in the Making
Jul 16, 2014
FIFA World Cup's Astounding Numbers on Twitter
Jul 15, 2014
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday April 30, 2015
Sepp Blatter was assured of strong Asian backing by Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim al Khalifa, who was re-elected unopposed at the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) gathering.
SoumitraBose | Thursday April 30, 2015
Luis Figo was virtually cold shouldered by Asia's football bigwigs during the AFC Congress in Bahrain
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday April 29, 2015
Real Madrid confirmed in January that FIFA had asked for information pertaining to 51 players in their youth system.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday April 29, 2015
Just four weeks before FIFA's presidential vote, Sepp Blatter can shore up crucial Asian support when he addresses the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) congress in Bahrain.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Tuesday April 28, 2015
The two-time FIFA world player is reportedly seeking to leave Mexico's Queretaro where he is contracted until September 2016. Ronaldinho's brother and agent Roberto Assis has held preliminary talks with Cruzeiro officials.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Sunday April 19, 2015
Sepp Blatter offered his comments at the conclusion of the 30th CONCACAF ordinary Congress in the Bahamas on Saturday that confirmed Webb unopposed for his second mandate as president, reports CMC.
Reuters | Monday April 13, 2015
India rank a dismal 147 in the latest rankings, reflecting soccer's struggle for growth in the cricket-obsessed nation and prompting FIFA president Sepp Blatter to term the country a "sleeping giant".
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday April 9, 2015
Belgium move up one place into third on the strength of good form in Euro 2016 qualifying.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday April 9, 2015
The surge in rankings is a result of the first-round win over Nepal in the joint qualifiers for the 2018 World Cup and 2019 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Asian Cup
AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday April 7, 2015
Sepp Blatter is due to meet Palestinian Football Association (PFA) chief Jibril Rajoub in Cairo later Tuesday to discuss PFA calls for Israel to be suspended by FIFA for its "racist behaviour against Arabs".
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday April 1, 2015
Karl-Heinz Rummenigge said the FIFA president Sepp Blatter was upset with the barrage of criticism he has had to face in the recent past on a range of issues.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday March 30, 2015
Spain crumbled to a humiliating 5-1 loss against the Netherlands in the FIFA World Cup, last June. The Spanish never recovered from the thrashing and failed to make the knockouts.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Friday March 27, 2015
Two lapses, first in the 87th minute and then in the 92nd minute, nullified India's strong resistance against a far superior opponent, ranked 72nd in the FIFA rankings. India are currently at the 173rd spot.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday March 21, 2015
At a meeting in Barcelona on Saturday, the European Professional Football Leagues (EPFL) adopted a resolution slamming the decision to move the FIFA World Cup from its traditional dates in June and July to November and December in order to combat the...
AgenceFrance-Presse | Friday March 20, 2015
FIFA president Sepp Blatter faces three challengers in an election to be held on May 28-29 at a congress in Zurich. While favourite to win, Blatter refused to say what he would do if returned for a fifth term.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday March 17, 2015
Joyous supporters banged drums and chanted "Now we're not the worst team!" after Bhutan, rock-bottom at 209th in the FIFA rankings, stunned Sri Lanka 3-1 on aggregate to reach the second round of World Cup 2018 qualifiers.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 17, 2015
India, who had beaten Nepal 2-0 in Guwahati on March 12 in first leg, were clearly the inferior side at the Dashrath Rangasala Stadium. They were put under severe pressure by the Nepalese, especially in the second half, but came out unscathed at the ...
Press Trust of India | Monday March 16, 2015
India won the home leg 2-0 with goals from Sunil Chhetri, who struck twice in the second half in a dominating display at Guwahati last week.
Press Trust of India | Friday March 13, 2015
India slipped two places to their worst-ever ranking of 173. World champions Germany remained at the top spot.
Press Trust of India | Thursday March 12, 2015
Sunil Chhetri scored in the 53rd and 69th minutes though he failed to complete a hat-trick as he muffed a spot-kick in the 80th minute. A 3-0 verdict would have put India in an even better position when they play the second leg in Kathmandu on March ...
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday March 12, 2015
The Zimbabwe federation (ZIFA) owe an "exceptional debt" to Brazilian former national coach Valinhos and were ordered by FIFA in 2012 to pay the money owed since 2008.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 11, 2015
India are currently ranked a lowly 171 in the FIFA rankings, while Nepal are placed nine places below at 180 in the FIFA rankings.
Wednesday February 25, 2015
FIFA task force made a provisional recommendation for the Qatar World Cup to start on November 26 and end on December 23, 2022, ensuring an enforced break on the domestic European leagues.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday February 24, 2015
A shift to November-December faces resistance from European clubs who fear major disruption to the Champions League and championships in England, Germany and Spain.