New Zealand and Solomon Islands both qualified for the semi-finals of the Oceania Football Confederation Men's Olympic Qualifying Tournament by recording big victories in Fiji.
Lionel Messi and Megan Rapinoe won FIFA's The Best Awards for men's and women's player of the year at the ceremony in Milan.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino said the world governing body have been "assured" by Iran that it will end its ban on women attending football matches.
Defending champions and hosts Fiji and Vanuatu opened their Group B campaign at the Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) men’s Olympic qualifier with wins in Lautoka.
Favourites New Zealand began their campaign to secure a spot in the Olympic football tournament at Tokyo 2020 with a 6-1 thrashing of Samoa at the Oceania qualifier in Fiji.
New Zealand will aim to banish their demons from the 2016 Olympic Games qualification process, when they battle for a spot in the football tournament at Tokyo 2020 in Fiji.
Belgium still top the FIFA men's world rankings after the latest round of international fixtures.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has demanded that Iran end its ban on women attending football matches.
New research by Amnesty International published today claims hundreds of migrant workers in Qatar are going unpaid, despite the country's repeated promises to improve workers' rights ahead of the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
FIFA have handed former Russian football official Alexander Shprygin a two-year ban over statements published on social media.
Hosts Paraguay will play Japan in the opening match of the 2019 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup following the draw for the tournament.
Jailed former FIFA vice-president Juan Ángel Napout has been banned for life for his role in the widespread corruption scandal.
A football agent has been arrested in Monaco, following an inquiry in Belgium into alleged fraud involving the transfer of players.
Human rights groups have criticised FIFA for failing to end Iran's ban on women entering stadiums after the suicide of a female football fan.
Caster Semenya has clarified she has not retired from athletics, despite signing for South African football club JVW.