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Over 125,000 register as volunteers for 2022 World Cup

Over 125,000 register as volunteers for 2022 World Cup

Egypt is topping the list in terms of the number of people registering from the region.

FIFA bans Palestinian chief for year over Messi comments

FIFA bans Palestinian chief for year over Messi comments

Responding to the FIFA statement, Jibril Rajoub said that the decision was "unfair" and said he would launch an appeal.

Nigerian football spared FIFA ban

Nigerian football spared FIFA ban

FIFA announced Monday Nigeria will no longer be suspended over a long-running court case focusing on the disputed leadership of the federation of one of Africa's football powerhouses.

Putin: World Cup stadiums should remain soccer venues

Putin: World Cup stadiums should remain soccer venues

Russia hosted the World Cup in 11 cities in June and July without any major security or discriminatory incidents.

Amir receives host's mantle of 2022 FIFA World Cup

Amir receives host's mantle of 2022 FIFA World Cup

His Highness the Amir extended congratulations to the Russian president and the Russian people for the success of organising the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

FIFA announces dates for Qatar 2022 world cup

FIFA announces dates for Qatar 2022 world cup

FIFA president Gianni Infantino on Friday announced the dates for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, with the tournament to be held outside of the summer for the first time considering the climate of the host nation, the official Qatar News Agency reported.

FIFA president Infantino celebrates 'best World Cup' ever

FIFA president Infantino celebrates 'best World Cup' ever

Gianni Infantino said preconceived notions of the country had been changed by the positive experiences of more than one million fans who had visited.

FIFA official Samoura praises Majlis Qatar

FIFA official Samoura praises Majlis Qatar

Fatma Samoura said on the sidelines of her visit to Majlis Qatar in Moscow that the tour gave her an idea of what to expect after four years at Qatar World Cup.

Brazil will never choose a foreign coach, says Parreira

Brazil will never choose a foreign coach, says Parreira

Carlos Alberto Parreira, who now heads the technical studies group of world governing body FIFA, said some countries needed to turn to foreign coaches.

Fifa takes legal action in Saudi Arabia to stop pirate channel

Fifa takes legal action in Saudi Arabia to stop pirate channel

Football's international governing body Fifa said on Wednesday it is taking legal action against pirate broadcaster beoutQ, which continues to broadcast illegally from the World Cup in Russia ...

Angry Ukraine fans deluge FIFA's Facebook page with comments

Angry Ukraine fans deluge FIFA's Facebook page with comments

Ukraine supporters have flooded the Facebook page of football governing body FIFA with over 158,000 comments, most saying "Glory to Ukraine", after FIFA fined Croatia's assistant coach for a video in which he used the same slogan.

Qatar Airways celebrates World Cup flying FIFA colours

Qatar Airways celebrates World Cup flying FIFA colours

Qatar Airways, an “Official Partner and the Official Airline of FIFA”, has taken its celebration of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia to the skies with a specially-branded Boeing 777 aircraft painted in FIFA livery, ahead of the tournament’s semi-final and final match.