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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.

Decision on 48 teams will be made by Qatar and FIFA: SC

Decision on 48 teams will be made by Qatar and FIFA: SC

Qatar has been open to the process of discussing a potential expansion of the World Cup in 2022 to 48 teams since discussions started in Moscow and continued in Kigali, an official statement from the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy on Friday said.

FIFA backs 48-team World Cup in 2022

FIFA backs 48-team World Cup in 2022

FIFA moved a step closer Friday to expanding the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams and hopes to confirm the plans in June if a suitable co-host can be found.

Final decision on 48-team 2022 World Cup set for June: FIFA

Final decision on 48-team 2022 World Cup set for June: FIFA

FIFA chiefs will decide today whether to back an expansion of the Qatar 2022 World Cup to 48 teams but a final decision will only be taken at a meeting in Paris in June, sources said on Thursday.

Qatar, FIFA experts assess progress at 4 proposed World Cup stadiums

Qatar, FIFA experts assess progress at 4 proposed World Cup stadiums

Representatives from Qatar and FIFA recently visited four proposed 2022 FIFA World Cup stadiums to assess progress and further familiarise themselves with the venues.

Ex-Fifa supremo Blatter summoned in 2006 World Cup investigation

Ex-Fifa supremo Blatter summoned in 2006 World Cup investigation

Sepp Blatter has been summoned to explain how Germany was awarded the 2006 World Cup as prosecutors in Switzerland investigate suspected corruption in the bidding process ...

Qatar's ranking rises after Asian Cup triumph

Qatar's ranking rises after Asian Cup triumph

Qatar have climbed a huge 38 places in the latest FIFA world rankings released on Thursday, reaching their highest position in more than quarter of a century on the back of their victorious Asian Cup campaign.

Qatar, FIFA launch joint venture to organise 2022 World Cup

Qatar, FIFA launch joint venture to organise 2022 World Cup

The 2022 FIFA World Cup has officially entered tournament delivery mode after Qatar and FIFA announced the launch of a new joint venture to organise the event.