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After years of speculation and mystery, the report into the bidding and voting processes for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups has been released
June 27, 2017 - 22:14 GMT
After years of speculation and mystery, the report into the bidding and voting processes for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups has been released
South Sudan's fans cheer after South Sudan scored a second goal during their first round African Nations Championship qualifying football match against Somalia at Juba Football Stadium on April 30, 2017.
Albert Gonzalez Farran / AFP
June 27, 2017 - 21:04 GMT
The new president of South Sudan's Football Association Francis Amin believes the renowned sport to unite the war-torn East African nation.
FIFA's decision to publish the report follows the document's leak to Germany's Bild tabloid
June 27, 2017 - 20:58 GMT
After more than two and a half years, world football body FIFA on Tuesday published the full report of former investigator Michael Garcia that examines possible corruption around the awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups to Russia and Qatar, respectively.
Emir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani (L) receives the World Cup trophy from Fifa President Joseph Blatter (R) after the official announcement that Qatar will host the 2022 World Cup on December 2, 2010 at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich. AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE DESMAZES
PHILIPPE DESMAZES / AFP
June 27, 2017 - 20:38 GMT
Germany's Bild paper said on Tuesday it had gained access to the unpublished report of former FIFA investigator Michael Garcia which...
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June 26, 2017 - 23:47 GMT
The harmful effects of too much sitting are clear. A new research now shows prolonged sitting may be harmful, even if you exercise regularly.
The experiment with VAR has pleased FIFA at the Confederations Cup but there is no commitment yet to use it at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. (Photo: FIFA)
June 26, 2017 - 23:36 GMT
The experiment with VAR has pleased FIFA at the Confederations Cup but there is no commitment yet to use it at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Salah during his Chelsea stint
June 26, 2017 - 23:29 GMT
The Reds have already broken their transfer record to land one player, but the opinion of a club legend is that more quality additions are required
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko, in charge of sport matters in the country, said
June 26, 2017 - 23:26 GMT
World Cup organizing committee chief executive Alexey Sorokin Monday dismissed as "made up news" reports that Russian international footballers were involved in doping.
The SC secretary-general said new Qatari sustainable environmental development standards have been applied after their adoption by FIFA. They are related to sports facilities, sustainability and environment.
June 25, 2017 - 18:24 GMT
Secretary-General of the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) Hassan al-Thawadi said the 2022 FIFA World Cup is an Arab tournament, and not limited to Qatar...
The FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017 logo
June 25, 2017 - 18:18 GMT
The official Mascot of the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017 will be unveiled to the public by the tournament's Local Organising Committee, LOC, on Tuesday, 27th June, at Yas Mall, Abu Dhabi.
Hossam El-Badry
June 25, 2017 - 18:15 GMT
Ahly coach Hossam El-Badry will remain in charge of the Cairo giants in the new season, club president Mahmoud Taher confirmed on Sunday, after the 2-2 league draw against Enppi.
Russia national football team
June 25, 2017 - 18:14 GMT
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko, in charge of sport matters in the country, on Sunday denied allegations the country's football team had been involved in a state-sponsored doping programme.
Do it the Salah way: Liverpool’s new man has nerves of steel
June 24, 2017 - 19:26 GMT
Dismissed as being not good enough to play for Cairo giants Zamalek early in his career and deemed not up to the standards of the English Premier League while at Chelsea a few years ago, Mohamed Salah continues to defy critics with a typical unyielding approach.
Jordan are the biggest Asian movers in the latest FIFA Women’s World Ranking released on Friday, while Japan continue to lead. (Photo: Tehran Times)
June 24, 2017 - 19:13 GMT
Jordan are the biggest Asian movers in the latest FIFA Women’s World Ranking released on Friday, while Japan continue to lead.
The Egyptian Football Association logo
June 24, 2017 - 19:09 GMT
Ahly and Zamalek’s upcoming games in the Egyptian Premier League have been postponed by the Egyptian Football Association due to preparations by both teams for the CAF Champions League games, especially after their poor results in last week’s round.
Afghanistan were granted the full membership after making tremendous strides in all departments of the game
June 24, 2017 - 19:01 GMT
The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday granted the test cricket nation status to Afghanistan and Ireland at the council’s annual meeting in London, an official said.