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Racists must be 'kicked out' of stadiums: FIFA boss

Racists must be 'kicked out' of stadiums: FIFA boss

Racists must be ‘kicked out’ of stadiums, FIFA president Gianni Infantino said Thursday, as he pressed for a worldwide ban on spectators who abuse black footballers.

FIFA president 'disappointed' by empty stands at Koreas qualifier

FIFA president 'disappointed' by empty stands at Koreas qualifier

FIFA president Gianni Infantino said he was ‘disappointed’ after attending a historic but bizarre World Cup qualifier between North and South Korea that had empty stands and no live broadcast.

Education City Stadium to open on Dec 18 – Qatar National Day

Education City Stadium to open on Dec 18 – Qatar National Day

Education City Stadium will officially open on December 18 – Qatar National Day – when it hosts the FIFA Club World Cup semi-final, before hosting the tournament's final three days later, it was announced on Monday.

FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 logo to be revealed on Tuesday

FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 logo to be revealed on Tuesday

At 2022hrs (8.22pm) on Tuesday, the unveiling of the official logo for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 will take place in Doha and 23 cities around the world ...

FIFA to unveil Qatar 2022 World Cup emblem on Sept 3

FIFA to unveil Qatar 2022 World Cup emblem on Sept 3

FIFA confirmed in a post on its website on Tuesday that the official emblem for the Qatar 2022 World Cup will be unveiled on Tuesday, September 3.

Saudi Arabia could be banned from future tournaments over piracy

Saudi Arabia could be banned from future tournaments over piracy

Saudi Arabia could be banned from competing in future football tournaments in a bid by the sport’s governing bodies to stamp out piracy.

FIFA Club World Cup to kick off in Qatar on December 11

FIFA Club World Cup to kick off in Qatar on December 11

The penultimate edition of the Club World Cup in its current format featuring seven teams will kick off in Qatar on December 11 with the final taking place 10 days later, global football governing body FIFA announced Friday.

FIFA U-20 World Cup Poland 2019: Qatar Airways felicitates Ukraine

FIFA U-20 World Cup Poland 2019: Qatar Airways felicitates Ukraine

‎Qatar Airways, an official partner and the official airline of FIFA, has congratulated the winners of the FIFA U-20 World Cup Poland 2019 that saw Ukraine beat South Korea in a thrilling final match that took place in Lodz, Poland, on June 15.

FIFA 'explores legal options' over pirate beoutQ channel

FIFA 'explores legal options' over pirate beoutQ channel

World soccer governing body FIFA on Sunday said it is exploring each of its legal options as a means to address beoutQ’s unauthorised broadcasts.

Infantino waved in for second term as FIFA president

Infantino waved in for second term as FIFA president

Gianni Infantino said Wednesday he had turned FIFA into an organisation ‘synonymous with credibility’ as he was re-elected for a second term as president of world football's governing body.

FIFA confirms life ban for ex-Brazil football chief

FIFA confirms life ban for ex-Brazil football chief

FIFA's appeals committee upheld Monday a lifetime ban issued to the former head of the Brazilian football federation (CBF), Marco Polo Del Nero, for bribery and corruption.

Qatar World Cup to be played with 32 teams: FIFA

Qatar World Cup to be played with 32 teams: FIFA

The 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be held with 32 participating teams and not an expanded 48 teams, organisers FIFA said on Wednesday.