The Netherlands’ Michael van Praag and Portugal's Luis Figo have both withdrawn from the FIFA Presidential election.
Blatter vows to facilitate "regular" exchanges between Israel and Palestine FA's as suspension dispute continues
FIFA President Sepp Blatter vowed to promote a “regular exchange” between the feuding Israeli Football Association (IFA) and Palestine Football Association (PFA) following a meeting with Palestine Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah and other officials today.
Coca-Cola and VISA have become the first two of FIFA’s main sponsors to speak out on the conditions facing migrant workers in Qatar in response to a campaign launched by opposition group New FIFA Now this week.
Blatter confident resolution can be reached between feuding Israel and Palestine FA's after Netanyahu meeting
FIFA President Sepp Blatter claims he is “confident” a resolution will be reached between the Israel Football Association (IFA) and the Palestine Football Association (PFA) ahead of their Congress in Zurich next week after meeting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu today.
FIFA reform group New FIFA Now have today called on companies who sponsor football’s governing body to challenge human rights issues facing migrant workers at World Cup construction sites being built for the 2022 tournament in Qatar.
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has suspended its general secretary Dato’ Alex Soosay, pending an investigation into corruption allegations.
Former FIFA Executive Committee member banned again after illegally accepting money to appeal first ban
Former FIFA Executive Committee member Reynald Temarii has been banned from all football-related activity for eight years for accepting money from ex-Asian Football Confederation (AFC) President Mohammed Bin Hammam, the sport’s governing body has announced in a further embarrassment related to the 2022 World Cup bid process.
FIFA are set to provide additional support to Russia to tackle the country’s problems with racism ahead of the 2018 World Cup and claim they hope the tournament will have a “positive impact” on the country.
Responsibility for propelling Brazil to an historic first men's Olympic football title on home turf at Rio 2016 will belong to 1994 World Cup winner and current national team coach Dunga, it has been confirmed.
Talks between the Palestine Football Association (PFA) and the Israeli Football Association (IFA) appear to have been unsuccessful after PFA President Jibril Rajoub refused to drop their proposal to have the IFA suspended from FIFA.
FIFA’s director of communications and public affairs Walter De Gregorio has launched a scathing attack on German broadcaster ARD’s documentary into alleged corruption surrounding the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, branding it as “astonishing” and claiming it “distorted facts”.
Qatar officials dismiss claims German film crew arrested for filming controversial 2022 FIFA World Cup documentary
Qatar's Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy, the body behind the 2022 World Cup, have dismissed claims a German film crew were arrested and detained because they were filming a documentary about the conditions of migrant workers and alleged corruption.
Asian Football Confederation sign partnership agreement with International Centre for Sport Security
A partnership agreement has been signed between the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and the International Centre for Sport Security (ICSS), aimed at strengthening safety and security within Asian football.
Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein has dismissed reports he is about to drop out of the contest to become the next FIFA President, insisting he will “continue the race until the end”.
FIFA will consider whether to suspend Israel from world football prior to holding its Presidential elections later this month.