FIFA have ruled out any prospect of Europe’s football clubs receiving financial compensation over the planned winter World Cup in Qatar. Speaking at
A FIFA task force has recommended that the 2022 World Cup in Qatar should be played between late November and late December, setting football’s world
Season’s greetings for 2022 from Fifa. Football’s world governing body is poised to move the Qatar World Cup finals from the summer to deep
The ongoing debate over whether Qatar should stage the 2022 World Cup was taken to a whole new level on Tuesday. The parliamentary assembly of the
The decision whether or not to release a redacted version of a report into alleged corruption during the bidding process for the 2018 and 2022 World
Global corruption watchdog Transparency International (TI) has joined calls urging FIFA to publish a probe into alleged bribery.
Germany celebrated their fourth World Cup title when they beat Argentina 1-0 after extra-time in the final at the iconic Maracana Stadium in
Joachim Loew’s Germany qualified for the World Cup semi-finals for a record fourth consecutive time on Friday after beating France at the Maracana
It’s crunch time in Brazil as eight nations start to battle it out in the hunt for the all-important four spots of the World Cup semi finals.
After two nail-baiter games that were a danger to heart patients, Americans have become football crazy – although they still call it “soccer”. And
England losing on penalties, infighting in the Dutch camp and Germany reaching at least the semi-finals despite having their weakest team for a
Bayern Munich midfielder Thomas Mueller scored a hat trick to hand Germany an emphatic 4-0 win over 10- man Portugal in their World Cup group
As the host of major events like the World Cup and the upcoming 2016 Summer Olympics, Brazil is keen to upgrade security.
As part of this drive
Italy beat Roy Hodgson’s England 2-1 in an entertaining match in the sweltering conditions of Manaus.
Claudio Marchisio put the Azzurri in front on
Robin Van Persie and Arjen Robben both scored twice as the Netherlands thrashed reigning champions Spain 5-1 in their World Cup Group B opener at the
To the delight of a nation Brazil got their campaign for a record-extending sixth title off to a winning start when the country’s darling Neymar
With just two days to go until the 20th staging of the World Cup we take a look at what’s in stall for the millions of football fans
The Netherlands will be looking for revenge against defending champions Spain when the two sides meet in their opening World Cup fixture in Salvador
The growing influence of sport is the subject in this edition of Utalk. Viewer Nuno from Lisbon asks: The World Cup is putting Brazil under
One of the key venues for the football World Cup in Brazil this summer may not be ready, it’s been conceded.
Much-needed extra funding may scupper
Organisers of the Qatar 2022 World Cup have moved to better protect migrant workers after nearly 200 Nepalese reportedly died working on construction
FIFA world cup in Brazil
French porn video producer Marc Dorcel gave some French football fans an extra reason to celebrate the national team’s qualification for the 2014
UEFA chief and former French star Michel Platini has called for the World Cup finals to be expanded.
He wants 40 teams at the tournament from 2018