Football

FIFA: Iran 'assures' women can attend World Cup qualifier

Body's president says Iranian officials have guaranteed that women will be allowed to attend match against Cambodia.

FIFA: Iran 'assures' women can attend World Cup qualifier

Women's Rights

FIFA boss pressures Iran to lift stadium ban on women

Gianni Infantino says he is expecting 'positive developments' at Iran's World Cup qualifying match in Tehran next month.

FIFA boss Infantino calls on Iran to lift stadium ban on women

World Cup

Qatar 2022 World Cup logo projected onto global landmarks

Official emblem of Qatar 2022 revealed in synchronised display in Doha and 24 other major cities across the world.

Qatar 2022 World Cup logo projected onto global landmarks

Qatar 2022

Qatar 2022: Football World Cup logo unveiled

Emblem simultaneously revealed in the host country as well as 24 other major cities across the world.

Qatar 2022: Football World Cup logo unveiled

AJ Impact

Offensive strategy? US Soccer says female team paid more than men

Salary and bonus information was released ahead of federal mediation over 'institutionalized gender discrimination'.

Offensive strategy? US Soccer says female team paid more than men

Football

FIFA bans Liberian football official for misappropriating funds

African official Musa Hassan Bility receives 10-year ban for breaching football authority's code of ethics.

FIFA bans Liberian football official for misappropriating funds

Football

FIFA announces tougher sanctions on racism, homophobia

Players to be suspended for at least 10 games for discriminatory behaviour under FIFA's new disciplinary code.

FIFA announces tougher sanctions on racism, homophobia

Football

ASEAN nations to 'launch joint bid' to host 2034 FIFA World Cup

Experts say the 10 ASEAN nations - home to more than 640 million people - have yet to work out the details.

ASEAN nations to 'launch joint bid' to host 2034 FIFA World Cup

Africa

What does FIFA's takeover of CAF mean for African football?

Fatma Samoura designated general delegate for Africa to oversee a forensic audit of Confederation of African Football.

What does FIFA's takeover of CAF mean for African football?

Sport

No case opened against Platini in World Cup probe: French police

The former French football administrator has been questioned over the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar.

No case opened against Platini in World Cup probe: French police

Football

Platini questioned over Qatar World Cup

Disgraced former European football star held over the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar, Le Monde reports.

Platini detained in Paris as part of Qatar 2022 World Cup probe

Saudi Arabia

FIFA tells Saudis to stop pirating Women's World Cup TV feeds

Saudi authorities declared beIN illegal in the kingdom, a proxy battle in the nation's boycott of Qatar two years ago.

FIFA tells Saudis to stop pirating Women's World Cup TV feeds

FIFA

Infantino re-elected FIFA president for four-year term

Swiss national Gianni Infantino elected by acclamation as the sole candidate at the FIFA Congress in Paris.

Infantino re-elected FIFA president for four-year term

Qatar 2022

FIFA shelves plan to expand 2022 World Cup to 48 teams

World football governing body scraps plans to expand tournament in Qatar from 32 teams, citing 'logistical' problems.

FIFA shelves plan to expand 2022 World Cup to 48 teams

Racism

FIFA backs English players' social media boycott over racism

Football's world governing body 'applauds' anti-discrimination campaign, announces new plan to rid the sport of racism.

FIFA backs English players' social media boycott over racism