The $152 million fund for the first 32-team tournament is a huge boost from the 24-team edition in 2019, and 10 times what it was in 2015.
Lima’s appointment to “develop, promote and participate in several global initiatives” was announced by FIFA on Monday hours before the former Victoria’s Secret runway model helped present the fan prize in Paris at...
FIFA has said a bigger Club World Cup will "promote and grow football for the benefit of all confederations, member associations, leagues, clubs and fans."
Infantino had no election opponent and won by acclaim instead of a formal vote by the congress of 211 member federations whose basic annual funding from FIFA has risen from $250,000 to $2 million since his first win in 2016.
The 35-year-old Messi also beat Mbappé — who was seeking his first best player award from FIFA — to the Golden Ball trophy awarded by FIFA for the World Cup’s best player.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino met with special prosecutors in Switzerland as part of their criminal investigation into his undisclosed meetings with the country's attorney general during a wider probe of football officials.
The governing body of football increased the size of the 2026 tournament for the second time — six years after the first — by approving a bigger group stage for the inaugural 48-team event.
Pelé will be buried on Tuesday in the city of Santos, where he grew up, became famous, and helped make into a global capital of football.
Reactions poured in from around the world to the death of Brazilian football legend Pele. He died of cancer in Brazil at age 82. His grace, athleticism and...
The chef, who is known as Salt Bae and is regularly seen with FIFA president Gianni Infantino, mingled with Argentina players and posed for photos.
In an interview with German weekly Die Zeit released Wednesday, Blatter said that “what is happening at the moment is an overcommercialization of the game.”
FIFA have the vision to expand the Club World Cup to 32 teams in in 2025.
The four-year budget was presented Friday to the ruling FIFA Council, which foresees almost a 50% raise in income mainly tied to broadcasting and sponsor...
European champion Real Madrid, South American champion Flamengo and Seattle Sounders, the first CONCACAF Champions League winner from the United States, will...
A senior legal adviser proposes the European Court of Justice recognize that FIFA-UEFA rules under which the Super League project should be subject to prior...
France president Emmanuel Macron was present at the semifinal between France and Morocco as the Les Bleus won the game 2-0 to advance to the finals.
The next World Cup will be the biggest ever after world football body FIFA took the leap from a 32-team field to 48 teams in 2026.
Poland coach Czeslaw Michniewicz is not impressed by the upcoming changes in the FIFA World Cup format where the tournament will be expanded to 48 teams.
The revenue of USD 7.5 billion earned in the last four years is 1 billion more than what FIFA made during the 2018 World Cup.
The FIFA World Cup 2022 held in Qatar has come under heavy criticism for Middle East's poor human rights record.
In a show of support towards an anti-discrimination campaign, captains of 8 European teams will wear heart-shaped armbands during the FIFA World Cup in Qatar
Gianni Infantino has said that FIFA will work closely with the Indonesian government, the Asian Football Confederation and Indonesia’s Football Association...
The role of the police needs to be examined in the Indonesia tragedy. There is enough evidence to show that police are prone to be trigger happy at games, and...
Fans and visitors aged 18 and over must download a government-run phone application tracking people's movements and health status whilst at the tournament.
A banana was thrown at Richarlison as he celebrated scoring a 19th-minute goal in Brazil's 5-1 win against Tunisia.
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