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The Fédération Internationale de football Association (FIFA, English: International Federation of Association Football) is the international governing body of association football, futsal and beach soccer. Its membership comprises 209 national associations. Its headquarters are in Zurich, Switzerland, and its president is Sepp Blatter. FIFA is responsible for the organisation of football's major international tournaments, notably the World Cup.

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THE MATCHDAY REPLAYED - Only Nigeria were mathematically able to qualify during the fourth instalment of the third round of African ...

Following another round of thrilling matches as we enter the final straight in qualification for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, FIFA is pleased to ...
The last game saw plenty of people go through their Online Seasons with the mighty Real Madrid. But after signing Neymar for a world-record ...
Joachim Low believes the German fans who sung offensive chants during his side's win over the Czech Republic were an embarrassment to ...

Leicester attempting to reverse FIFA decision over Adrien Silva signing ... Leicester are working to overturn a decision by FIFA to reject their ...
Last November, South Africa beat Senegal 2-1 in a World Cup qualifying match, their only win through four qualifying games. However, a few ...
Korea Republic and Saudi Arabia claimed the remaining two slots to join Iran and Japan and wrap up Asia's four guaranteed tickets to the 2018 ...
FIFA has said it will review its ranking system after qualification for the 2018 World Cup is finished. The system, which is based on each nation's ...
Alex Hunter is back and 'The Journey' is set to take him beyond Premier League shores as FIFA 18 goes global. The next chapter of a story ...
THE DAY REPLAYED. Paraguay's surprise win in Chile and Peru's home defeat of Bolivia grabbed the headlines on Matchday 15 of the South ...
Nearly every boy dreams of being a goalscorer when they grow up. There are always exceptions, though, and Nacho Fernandez is one of them ...
FIFA has taken note of the decision by the Court of Arbitration for sport (CAS) in the case involving the Bolivian football Association (FBF), who ...
There are only four rounds of matches left in the world's most competitive qualification tournament and, true to its reputation, there is still ...
Nine Sounders FC players have been called into international duty for 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers during the upcoming international break ...
... , underlining just how special a challenge the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 India represents for him. On 16 May 2017, Turkey were knocked ...

It has been a busy year for New Zealand. After securing their place in the Oceania zone qualifying play-off for the 2018 FIFA World Cup ...
Christian Bassogog may not be quite the youngest of the current Cameroon team - the 21-year-old Henan Jianye attacker is a few months older ...
"All you know is growing up and playing with the boys in town. But, only when they let you. Because they always had that stupid plan. You can ...
EA sports has confirmed that FIFA 18 on the Nintendo Switch will run at the maximum available performance levels, which is full-HD (1080p) at ...
200 Premier League goals is what Wayne Rooney became the second player to reach after Alan Shearer (260). The 31-year-old, whose ...
"The idea is to take us out of our comfort to bring us together through what we achieve as a group," the midfielder explained to FIFA.com.
At Gamescom, I was able to play a brief snippet from early in the game. Alex has spent his summer in Brazil and completed a brief preseason ...
When the draw for the group phase of the African FIFA World Cup™ qualifiers was made, Uganda was given little chance of qualifying for ...
Electronic arts went all-out with its Gamescom presentation today, providing footage of many of its forthcoming titles, including Star wars: ...
Patrick Moon had a reputation as a very good footballer. But the times in which he lived denied him an opportunity his two sons have enjoyed: ...
A Super Falcons defender, Onome Ebi, has hailed the nomination of the former coach of the team, Florence Omagbemi, for the prestigious FIFA ...
In a first for international football, seven women match officials have been picked as support referees for the FIFA U-17 World Cup in India, to be ...
New Zealand have become the first team to join hosts Uruguay at the 16-nation 2018 FIFA U-17 women's World Cup after comfortably winning ...
In the FIFA 17 season, the 24-year-old from Berlin was twice German champion, playing for the FC Schalke. He also won the virtual federal ...
Already a giant of the game thanks to his performances on FIFA 15 and 16, Spencer Ealing sealed his place in history on Friday. Too strong for ...
"He's a bullet," said Rojita captain Abel Ruiz of his team-mate Mateu Morey, a compliment that is quickly repaid: "Abel has the lot as a player ...
The 25-year-old, who won the FIFA Club World Cup with the Spanish giants in 2015, announced his intention to leave Camp Nou on ...
However, if you just cannot last that long, and you have over played FIFA 17 to exhaustion then you can play FIFA 18 three days early with EA ...
Seven stadiums are still undergoing construction ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ and are nearing completion, with the playing ...
The Chicago Sockers and the Dallas Texans also have cases pending before FIFA's DRC as it relates to transfers involving Michael Bradley ...
FIFA has warned that Benin are facing exclusion from qualifying for the 2019 African Nations Cup unless they pay money owed to sacked ...
Now available to download on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, FIFA 17 update 1.08 fixes an issue where the goalie would pick up the ball after a pass back from a teammate, adds the ability to limit the number of times a player can win a weekday knockout ...
NFF President, Mr Amaju Pinnick, says plans are ongoing to get more space for African countries in FIFA competitions.
"I don't think the table will carry on being as tight as it has been up to now," said Argentina coach Edgardo Bauza in a recent interview with FIFA.com, making an assessment that could very well prove to be correct. The upcoming double header in the ...
FIFA 17 gets a lot of things right when it comes to realism - whether it be licensed stadiums, lifelike players and believable AI.
Romelu Lukaku could be set to spearhead the attack of Team of the Week 27 on Wednesday when FIFA 17 Ultimate Team releases its latest batch of in-form cards.
Bastian Schweinsteiger may be on his way to MLS, but you'd be making a huge mistake if you flog him on FIFA 17. We go through the stats to prove why the German midfielder needs a spot in your team.
It's fashionable to knock FIFA - as has been the case since the 8-Bit era - and asking fans what they'd change ahead of next year's game often elicits ...
The 27-year-old was found dead in his bedroom just a day after leading the League of Ireland Premier Division side to a 4-0 win over Drogheda United.
In 2010, the China and Guangzhou Evergrande defender featured prominently as they stunned the Taeguk Warriors 3-0, and ended their 32-year wait for victory against their neighbouring nemesis.
Ramallah, occupied West Bank - Nearly six months after the FIFA Monitoring Committee Israel-Palestine was due to present its recommendations on football in the region, human rights groups have grown increasingly concerned over its failure to resolve ...
A FIVE-day FIFA grassroots training programme that had been pencilled to kick start the Zifa Southern Region's series of training and development programmes targeting coaches, administrators and referees has been postponed from today to next month.
London. - In 2010, FIFA caused controversy by overlooking bids from the likes of England, the United States and Australia to award the 2018 and 2022 World Cups to Russia and Qatar.


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