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FIFA chief sets VAR ruling for next month

FIFA chief sets VAR ruling for next month

FIFA President Gianni Infantino on Thursday said football's governing body will decide next month whether to officially endorse the video assistant referee ...

Qatar 2022 a tournament for all Gulf countries: Infantino

Qatar 2022 a tournament for all Gulf countries: Infantino

Gianni Infantino said that the 2022 FIFA World Cup will be held in Qatar four years later, and there is no disagreement in this matter at all.

Ex-FIFA chief Blatter considering legal action against ban

Ex-FIFA chief Blatter considering legal action against ban

Former FIFA president Joseph Blatter is considering taking legal action against the world governing body over his ban from football.

Qatar-Kuwait talks to enhance bilateral ties

Qatar-Kuwait talks to enhance bilateral ties

Kuwait's Minister of Commerce and Industry and Minister of State for Youth Affairs conveyed the greetings of the Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah to His Highness the Emir.

Gulf Cup moved to Kuwait after FIFA ban lifted

Gulf Cup moved to Kuwait after FIFA ban lifted

Kuwait will make its much-awaited return to international football as host of the prestigious Gulf Cup starting December 22, it was confirmed Friday.

Kuwait passes new sport law aimed at ending FIFA, IOC bans

Kuwait passes new sport law aimed at ending FIFA, IOC bans

Kuwait's parliament on Sunday endorsed a new law on sport which it hopes will end bans from international competitions over alleged government interference.

No need for 2022 re-vote, says FIFA chief

No need for 2022 re-vote, says FIFA chief

FIFA president Gianni Infantino sees no need for a re-vote for the 2022 World Cup and had a dig at those who can’t seem to stop criticising Qatar and Russia.

Australia fails to agree on reforms, FIFA takeover looms

Australia fails to agree on reforms, FIFA takeover looms

Australia's football association failed to pass a vote to secure reforms demanded by FIFA at an annual general meeting on Thursday, paving the way for the global body to take over the governance of soccer in the country.

FIFA corruption trial opens in New York

FIFA corruption trial opens in New York

It was the raid that changed the face of the world's most popular sport. Swiss police swooped in on a five-star Zurich hotel at dawn, arresting seven soccer officials at US request.

Gulf crisis will not affect 2022 FIFA World Cup: envoy

Gulf crisis will not affect 2022 FIFA World Cup: envoy

HE Qatar's Ambassador to Canada Fahad Mohamed Yusuf Kafood said that the Gulf crisis will not affect Qatar's hosting of the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

Ronaldo adjudged best player at FIFA awards

Ronaldo adjudged best player at FIFA awards

Real Madrid's Portugal striker Cristiano Ronaldo was crowned the best soccer player in the world for the second year running at FIFA's The Best awards gala on Monday.

Blatter says he is going to World Cup at Putin's invitation

Blatter says he is going to World Cup at Putin's invitation

Sepp Blatter said Michel Platini, the ex-UEFA president who is banned from football over corruption, had also been invited to the tournament by Putin.