Leading sports pitch construction company SIS Pitches has been chosen to install the playing surface at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, which is due to play host to the 2018 FIFA World Cup final.
Rio 2016 Olympics Medal Table
Former FIFA President Sepp Blatter vowed to “accept” the verdict of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) as he arrived in Lausanne for his hearing against his six-year suspension from world football.
United States women’s goalkeeper Hope Solo has been banned from representing her country for six months for describing the Swedish team as a “bunch of cowards” during the Olympic tournament at Rio 2016.
It may have taken until the eve of the Closing Ceremony, but Rio 2016 has finally fully burst into life for the locals with a Brazilian men's football gold at the Maracanã that combined history and revenge with utterly thrilling and nervewracking sport.
Germany claimed the gold medal in the women’s football tournament at the Olympics for the first time after beating Sweden 2-1 in the final at the Maracanã in Rio de Janeiro.
Former FIFA President João Havelange has died at the age of 100 in Rio, having been hospitalised since July with pneumonia.
The Council of Russia’s Professional Football League has reportedly voted in favour of putting forward Vitaly Mutko for re-election as the President of the Russian Football Union (RFU).
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has been cleared of breaching the governing body's Code of Ethics after formal proceedings were opened against him by the Investigatory Chamber of the Ethics Committee, it was announced today.
Brazil’s bid to end their wait for a first Olympic men’s football gold medal suffered an early set-back as they were held to a goalless draw by South Africa at the Estádio Nacional de Brasília Mané Garrincha.
Sweden beat South Africa in front of low crowd as Rio 2016 women's football tournament gets underway
Sweden opened the Olympic women’s football tournament with a 1-0 win over South Africa in front of vast swathes of empty seats at the 60,000 capacity Estádio Olímpico João Havelange in Rio de Janeiro.
US chasing historic fifth Olympic gold medal as Rio 2016 prepares to kick-off with women's football tournament
The women's football tournament will start the sporting action at this year's Olympic Games tomorrow, days before the Opening Ceremony.
The entire Governing Board of the Turkish Football Federation (TFF) has resigned following the failed military coup in the country last month.
Former Guatemalan Football Federation (GFF) President Brayan Jimenez is facing a lengthy period behind bars after he pleaded guilty to racketeering and wire fraud in connection with the ongoing investigation into corruption within the sport.
FIFA Council member Wolfgang Niersbach will appeal the one-year ban he received from the governing body’s Ethics Committee for failing to report possible misconduct as part of an investigation into the 2006 World Cup in Germany.
FIFA Council member Wolfsgang Niersbach has been banned for a year by the Ethics Committee for failing to report possible misconduct as part of an investigation into the 2006 World Cup in Germany.