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FIFA adds new awards categories to provide gender parity

FIFA introduces gender parity for its awards by adding a women's goalkeeper category and female team of the year

FIFA backs English players' social media boycott over racism

FIFA said that it was listening to the concerns of players and supporting their decision to put pressure on social media companies to take stronger action against racism by not posting for a day.

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Esports: France wins inaugural FIFA eNations Cup

The winning French players also won 1,500 FIFA 19 Global Series points that go towards qualification for this year's FIFA eWorld Cup.

Chances of World Cup expansion to 48 teams at 2022 finals is 50/50, says FIFA

FIFA president Gianni Infantino told delegates he was working to ensure the increase for the Qatar tournament, which would mean a guaranteed two extra places for South American sides.

FIFA fines and bans former Ecuadorean FA head Luis Chiriboga for life

FIFA fined former Ecuadorian Football Association president Luis Chiriboga a million Swiss francs ($1.01 million) and banned him from football for life on Thursday after finding him guilty of taking bribes.

Bangladesh FIFA official held in defamation case gets bail

Sheikh Hasina's administration has recently been accused of cracking down on free speech and adopting an increasingly authoritarian style.

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South and North Korea show interest in jointly hosting 2023 Women's World Cup

South and North Korea's football associations have registered interest in jointly hosting the 2023 Women's World Cup, FIFA said on Tuesday, in another potential sporting detente after their unified team competed at the Winter Olympics.

Bangladesh FIFA official arrested for 'defaming' PM Sheikh Hasina

A lawyer is set to file a petition in a Bangladesh court on Tuesday seeking bail for the official who has been arrested in a defamation case following her criticism of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

FIFA to make public vote for 2023 Women's World Cup

The organization's decision-making body is becoming more transparent after concerns were raised last month that the women's tournament wouldn't fully follow the new voting process for the men's World Cup.

India to host FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in 2020

The decision to award the rights to India was taken at the FIFA Council meeting in Miami on Friday (March 15).

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France vs Croatia FIFA World Cup 2018 Final: France kiss World Cup in Moscow rain

France won their second World Cup title after beating Croatia 4-2 in the 2018 edition final in Moscow on Sunday

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FIFA World Cup 2018: Samuel Umtiti header against Belgium puts France in final

France beat Belgium 1-0 to enter FIFA World Cup 2018 final where they will play either England or Croatia.

FIFA World Cup 2018: England, Croatia end long wait for semi-final spot

England and Croatia set up a semi-final date by recording victories in their quarter final fixtures against Sweden and Russia respectively

FIFA World Cup 2018: Sun sets on Brazil; France and Belgium set up semi-final date

Brazil were beaten 2-1 by Belgium while Uruguay lost 2-0 to France, thus ending the South American challenge in Russia.

FIFA World Cup 2018: England break the penalty shootout jinx, Sweden's Russian adventure continues

England and Sweden prevailed in their Round of 16 matches against Colombia and Switzerland respectively.

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FIFA World Cup 2018: Brazil, Belgium earn quarterfinals berth

FIFA World Cup 2018: Brazil beat Mexico and Belgium beat Japan to book their quarterfinals spot.

FIFA World Cup 2018: Star-studded Spain fall, Croatia soldier on

Spain were stunned by hosts Russia while Croatia beat Denmark on penalties.

FIFA World Cup 2018: Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo depart as young star Kylian Mbappe shines

The first day of knockouts saw Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo crash out of the World Cup while teenager Kylian Mbappe scored two goals to grab all the attention.

FIFA World Cup 2018 Day 15: Belgium beat England to top Group G

FIFA World Cup 2018 Day 15: Belgium beat England 1-0 to emerge Group G winners.

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Gianni Infantino Becomes Fifa's New President: What His Appointment Means

Swiss soccer executive Gianni Infantino vowed on Friday to lead FIFA, the sport’s world governing body, out of years of corruption and scandal after being elected president to succeed Sepp Blatter. “We will restore the image of FIFA and the respect of FIFA, and everyone in the world will be proud of us,” the 45-year-old […]

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