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Russia ‘On Track’ To Hold 2018 World Cup: FIFA Chief
Russia is following an approved schedule in organising the 2017 Confederations Cup and the 2018 World Cup, world football governing body FIFA's President Gianni Infantino has said. "When it comes to the World Cup, everything is on the track and we have received the necessary guara..
Griezmann Joins Ronaldo, Messi In Battle To Be FIFA’s Best
World football's governing body on Friday named perennial rivals Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann as the final three nominees for The Best Mens Player Award. FIFA pruned a list of 23 names down to the elite trio after voting by captains and coaches of national teams, select m..
FIFA Uphold Real And Atletico Madrid Transfer Bans
The governing body of world football, FIFA, on Thursday ratified the sanction it imposed on Spanish clubs Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid for irregularities involving players in their youth systems. Neither of the two clubs will now be able to make any new signings until January 2018 for, "having..
FIFA President Infantino Cleared By Ethics Investigation
Zurich : An ethics committee on Friday cleared world football governing body FIFA's president Gianni Infantino of all wrongdoing following an extensive investigation into corruption allegations. Infantino had been scrutinised by FIFA's ethics committee following allegations of..