United States businessman Aaron Davidson has pleaded guilty to participating in a scheme in which bribes were paid to former FIFA vice-president Jeffrey Webb in return for media and marketing rights.
Former FIFA Executive Committee member Worawi Makudi has been handed a five-year ban from all football-related activity by the governing body’s Ethics Committee.
FIFA agrees to study possible World Cup expansion to 40 or 48 teams in January following Council meeting
FIFA President Gianni Infantino’s dream of an expanded World Cup could become a reality after the governing body’s ruling Council agreed to look into the prospect of growing the tournament to 40 or 48 teams from the 2026 edition of the quadrennial showpiece.
Major changes to the way the World Cup will be run have been unveiled as part of FIFA President Gianni Infantino’s wide-ranging strategic plan for football.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino’s proposed expansion of the World Cup to 48 teams is set to be scrutinised by the fellow members of the governing body’s ruling Council during a two-day meeting in Zurich.
New Zealander Sarai Bareman has been appointed as FIFA’s first-ever chief women’s football officer, it was announced today.
The Netherlands Trade Union Confederation (FNV) have threatened to take FIFA to court unless they achieve an "agreement" to end the alleged "exploitation" of workers who are building venues for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has claimed Great Britain having men's and women's football teams at the Olympic Games would not harm the independent status of the four Home Nations.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino will not hold a press conference following the end of next week’s Council meeting in Zurich, with world football’s governing body instead opting to stage a mixed zone.
FIFA has ended its association with the site of the infamous Swiss police raids of last year, the exclusive Baur au Lac hotel in Zurich, as part of an ongoing cost cutting plan.
Piara Powar, director of Football Against Racism in Europe (FARE), has claimed the indictment of former FIFA vice-president and previous head of the their anti-racism taskforce Jeffrey Webb was one of the reasons it was disbanded.
Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) President Victor Montagliani has announced his support for a potential expansion of the World Cup format.
Jersey have appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) after UEFA rejected their application to become members.
Chile have been ordered to play a World Cup qualifier against Venezuela in March behind closed doors after FIFA sanctioned 11 Football Associations for "discriminatory and unsporting conduct of fans".
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has proposed expanding the World Cup to 48 teams - eight more than he originally suggested in his election manifesto.