Rising global interest in women’s football is reflected in the high number of countries who are vying to host the 2023 tournament. (FIFA) FIFA on Wednesday said it had received nine registrations from the nations who last month initially expressed interest in staging the flagship women’s competition. The football associations of Argentina, Australia, Bolivia, Brazil,
(WFI) World football’s governing body FIFA has banned former Brazil Football Confederation (CBF) president Jose Maria Marin for life for bribery, effective immediately. Jose Maria Marin (Wikipedia) In addition, Marin was fined CHF 1 million ($995,421) by the adjudicatory chamber of the Independent Ethics Committee, which found him guilty of bribery in violation of the
The draw already determined the rivals and matches for the group phase of the Pan American Games in Lima. The most popular sport in the world starts on July 28 and has as big favorites Colombia and Argentina. With the San Marcos University Stadium absolutely ready to host the Pan American event in fact, it
04/13/19 El Comité Organizador de Lima 2019 realizó este mediodía el sorteo de los grupos y la conformación del calendario de la competencia de Fútbol de los Juegos Panamericanos, en las categorías masculina y femenina, que se jugará en el estadio de la Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos. El sorteo se desarrolló en el
04/04/19 (WFI) Milan’s iconic San Siro Stadium seems like the perfect venue for an opening ceremony should Milan-Cortina win its bid for the 2026 Olympic Winter Games. Milan’s iconic San Siro Stadium could be home to the 2026 opening ceremony (WFI) The 80,000-capacity stadium – which is home to the AC Milan and Inter Milan
(WFI) Gianni Infantino speaks with reporters at Concacaf Congress (Getty Images)Infantino was asked by Around the Rings in Las Vegas, Nevada, where he attended the CONCACAF Congress, about the possibility of modifying the current regulations that allow three over-age players in the under-23 national teams competing in the men’s Olympic soccer tournament. “For Tokyo 2020, there
(ATR) Gianni Infantino began his press conference in Miami by telling the gathered reporters “today you have in front of you a happy FIFA President”. Giani Infantino is all smiles in Miami (FIFA)The Swiss leader of world soccer’s governing body says his smile comes from the FIFA Council reaching agreement to create a enlarged Club
(WFI) Neymar is trying to be fully fit for Brazil’s next game against Costa Rica on Friday.
(WFI) Also: Germany cancels public appearances; bugs before the England-Tunisia match.
(WFI) Russia’s president urged organizers to find solutions to potential white elephants after the 2018 World Cup.