FIFA is once again drawing on its increasingly productive esport cash cow, unveiling plans today for an extension of the FIFA eChallenger Series, along with games-maker EA Sports.
Extraordinary prosecutor appointed to examine allegations against Infantino and Swiss attorney general
An extraordinary prosecutor has been appointed to examine criminal complaints against Swiss attorney general Michael Lauber and FIFA President Gianni Infantino.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino says the organisation is still trying to get its money back despite a fraud trial over a CFH10 million (£8.3 million/$10.3 million/€9.5 million) payment in relation to the 2006 World Cup collapsing.
Former FIFA deputy secretary general Markus Kattner has been banned from football for 10 years after being found guilty of conflicts of interest and abusing his position.
FIFA is now budgeting for this year’s revenues to come in at little more than half of its original projections, as a consequence of coronavirus.
Former UEFA President Michel Platini has been formally placed under investigation in Switzerland in relation to a $2 million (£1.62 million/€1.78 million) payment he received from FIFA in 2011.
FIFA has given the Football Federation of the Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) just days to ensure its statutes fully comply with the international governing body's requirements.
FIFA is budgeting for a 25 per cent hike in the cost of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic football tournament.
FIFA will raid its well-stocked reserves to finance a COVID-19 relief plan that will make up to $1.5 billion (£1.2 billion/€1.3 billion) available to the wider "football community."
FIFA is set to decide whether Australia and New Zealand or Colombia will host the 2023 Women's World Cup at a Council meeting tomorrow.
The respective Presidents of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and FIFA discussed the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on sport during a meeting in Lausanne today.
Several high-scoring federations have welcomed the findings of the third Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF) governance review.
Former FIFA President Sepp Blatter is the subject of a fresh investigation by Swiss prosecutors for suspected criminal mismanagement of funds, related to a $1 million (£800,000/€890,000) payment.
Migrant workers involved in projects to construct stadia ahead of the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar worked for up to seven months without pay, an Amnesty International investigation has revealed.
Iranian Sports Minister Masoud Soltanifar has been removed from the statutes of the Football Federation of the Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI), amid the national governing body being threatened with suspension by FIFA.