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FIFA Council Unanimously Approves World Cup Expansion to 48 Teams After 2026

FIFA have unanimously decided on a 48-team World Cup from 2026 onward during their Council meeting here today, it has been announced. The format will...

Court of Arbitration for Sport to Announce Blatter Appeal Decision on Monday

The Court of Arbitration for Sport will announce its decision on Sepp Blatter’s appeal against his six-year ban from all footballing activity on Monday. The...

Russia Hoping to Hold 2021 Beach Soccer World Cup in Moscow’s Red Square

Action at the 2021 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup could take place in Moscow's iconic Red Square if a planned Russian bid for the...

Davidson Pleads Guilty to Involvement in Paying Bribes in Return for CONCACAF Marketing Rights

United States businessman Aaron Davidson has pleaded guilty to participating in a scheme in which bribes were paid to former FIFA vice-president Jeffrey Webb...

FIFA Agrees to Study World Cup Possible Expansion to 40 or 48 Teams in...

FIFA President Gianni Infantino’s dream of an expanded World Cup could become a reality after the governing body’s ruling Council agreed to look into...

Armour: Nothing Easy in US Captain Carli Lloyd’s Road to Top of Her Game

It would have been so easy to hide. Carli Lloyd’s career would have given her all the material she needed for her autobiography. She’d nearly...

FIFA Criticised for Decision to Disband Anti-Racism Task Force

FIFA has opted to disband its anti-racism task force after declaring their work had been "completed," sparking widespread criticism from a number of officials...

Soccer is Growing at all Levels in China

When Tan Ruyin hit the net from 40 meters out at the Rio Olympic Women’s Soccer Tournament, the ripples were felt around the world....

Former FIFA Vice President Webb Banned For Life by Ethics Committee

Former FIFA vice-president Jeffrey Webb has been banned from all footballing activity for life and fined a sum of $1 million by the Adjudicatory...

FIFA Ethics Committee Opens Proceedings Against Blatter and Two Former Top Officials

The Investigatory Chamber of FIFA's Ethics Committee has opened formal proceedings against banned former FIFA President Sepp Blatter, ex-secretary general Jérôme Valcke and Markus...

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