Ralf Mutschke has left his position as director of security at world football’s governing body FIFA after four-and-a-half years in the role, it has been announced.
An expanded 48-team World Cup could feature 16 groups of three nations under plans thought to be favoured by FIFA President Gianni Infantino.
The head of the airline involved in the plane crash in Colombia which killed 19 players from Brazilian football club Chapecoense has been detained by Bolivian authorities.
The 13th edition of the FIFA Club World Cup is due to get underway tomorrow in Japan, where seven sides will be looking to establish themselves as the best club football team in the world.
The South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) have confirmed Brazilian side Chapecoense, who saw 19 players die in a plane crash on November 28, have been awarded the 2016 Copa Sudamericana title.
Hickey offered hope after FIFA World Cup ticket touting case against British official thrown out of court
The case against the chief executive of FIFA's World Cup marketing affiliate Match Hospitality, arrested at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, has been thrown out of court.
Sepp Blatter has been unsuccessful in his appeal at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against a six-year ban from all footballing activity.
Atlético Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann has been nominated alongside Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi for FIFA’s men’s player of the year award.
Nigeria have won the Africa Women's Cup of Nations for a tenth time after a 1-0 win over hosts Cameroon in today's final in front of a capacity 40,000 crowd at the Stade Ahmadou Ahidjo in Yaoundé,
ANOC President Sheikh Ahmad cleared to stand for FIFA Council re-election after AFC pass change to voting process
Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) President Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah will be able to stand for re-election as a member of FIFA’s ruling Council after the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) confirmed any nation within the organisation can nominate a candidate.
North Korea fought back from a goal down to clinch their second FIFA Under-20 Women’s World Cup title as they beat France 3-1 at the National Football Stadium in Port Moresby.
Ghana edged South Africa 1-0 to claim the bronze medal at the Africa Women Cup of Nations at the Stade Ahmadou Ahidjo in Yaounde, on the penultimate day of the competition in Cameroon.
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 (December 5).
FIFA President Infantino cancels Australia trip to attend funerals for Colombian plane crash victims
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has postponed a visit to Australia so that he can attend funeral services in Brazil for the 71 people that died in a Colombian plane crash earlier this week.
Eurosport will screen coverage of the 2017 and 2019 editions of the Africa Cup of Nations in the UK and Ireland after signing an extension to their existing broadcasting deal.