American star Carli Lloyd has admitted she was disappointed when Australian Moya Dodd failed to secure the Asian Football Confederation's (AFC) seat on the FIFA Council at the body's Congress here earlier this week.
Asian Football Confederation (AFC) vice-president Saoud Al-Mohannadi has criticised FIFA for making a "political" decision in banning him for a year and claimed he may attempt to stand again for a place on the governing body's ruling Council.
Nine players who had previously represented East Timor have had their passports annulled by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) after it was found they had provided false documentation in order to compete for the country.
A one-minute protest was carried out by players from Kuwait's two most successful football clubs as athletes continue to oppose the country's current state of sporting isolation.
A safety warning has been issued to South Korean football fans travelling to China for Thursday's (March 23) World Cup qualifier amid security concerns as a result of the current tension between the two countries.
Malaysia's football team has been barred from travelling to North Korea for a 2019 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Asian Cup qualifier by their Government, amid escalating political tension between the two countries.
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has warned the state of the sport in Kuwait is "deteriorating rapidly" and that the country is currently going through an "alarming decline" amid an ongoing dispute over Government interference.
Kuwait appears poised to miss an Asian Football Confederation (AFC) deadline to be re-instated as a member of FIFA in order to be eligible to compete at the Asian Cup in 2019.
Kuwait's new Parliament has voted by a majority of over two thirds to change their laws in order to be re-admitted back into international sport.
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.
Kuwait will be thrown out of the qualification process for the 2019 Asian Cup if they are not reinstated as a member of FIFA by December 18, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has confirmed.
Asian Football Confederation (AFC) vice-president Saoud Al-Mohannadi has been banned for one year for two breaches of FIFA’s ethics code, it was announced today.
North Korean goalkeeper Jang Paek-ho has been banned from football for a year and fined after he deliberately conceded a goal at the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Under-16 Championship in September.
Elections for the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) representatives on the FIFA Council are set to be held on February 28 at the organisation’s headquarters in Kuala Lumpur, it has been announced after the original vote was postponed in September.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has defended the decision of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) to postpone key elections to world football’s governing body’s ruling Council.