(WFI)- A big decision on Video Assistant Referees could come at the upcoming FIFA Council meeting in Bogota.
(WFI) Russia looks to prove it’s ready to host FIFA’s showpiece event.
(ATR) Nearly 750,000 tickets were allocated to fans after the first lottery for FIFA World Cup tickets. Aaron Bauer reports.
–Prize money for the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ participating teams increased to USD 400 million –Enhanced Bidding Regulations for the 2026 FIFA World Cup™ approved –Strategic body also decides on the establishment of a FIFA Foundation The FIFA Council convened today in Kolkata, India, and decided on a few important elements related to the FIFA
Sept. 12 – Also: First stage of ticket sales for 2018 World Cup begins this week.
April 19 – The collaborative bid from Canada, Mexico and the U.S. seems to be on the fast track for approval by FIFA.
March 30 – World Football’s governing body is adapting its qualification procedures to match its expanded 48-team World Cup.
Dec. 6 – The leader in the fight against match-fixing in football is moving on to a new position.
Oct. 24 – A strong social media push propelled a wolf named Zabivaka to victory in the mascot race for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Oct. 14 – FIFA Council members decide to analyse expansion of 2026 World Cup to 40 or 48 teams… 2026 World Cup bidding principles approved. Mark Bisson reports.