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Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio gets six-game FIFA ban, misses Gold Cup

Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio gets six-game FIFA ban, misses Gold Cup

The 56-year-old was found to have breached Article 49.1 a) of the FIFA Disciplinary Code, warned about his behaviour and fined 5,000 Swiss francs ($5,183.50) on top of the ban.

Swiss court rejects Michel Platini's appeal against FIFA soccer ban

Swiss court rejects Michel Platini's appeal against FIFA soccer ban

Platini, who has denied wrongdoing, was banned from soccer along with Sepp Blatter, the former FIFA head who approved the payment.  

Disgraced Sepp Blatter regret at overstaying FIFA tenure

Disgraced Sepp Blatter regret at overstaying FIFA tenure

The 81-year-old was banned over ethics breaches, bringing an end to his 17-year reign as FIFA chief, following a suspect two million Swiss franc ($2 million, 1.8 million euro) payment to ex-UEFA president Michel Platini.

FIFA clear Manchester United, target Juventus over Paul Pogba transfer

FIFA clear Manchester United, target Juventus over Paul Pogba transfer

The France midfielder returned to United in a deal worth more than $111 million, 105.2 million euros) in August 2016 from the Italian giants.

Video technology is the future of football, says FIFA president Gianni Infantino

Video technology is the future of football, says FIFA president Gianni Infantino

In April, Infantino said that the technology would be used at the 2018 World Cup after "very positive feedback".

FIFA Confederations Cup: Germany sweat in 3-2 win over Australia

FIFA Confederations Cup: Germany sweat in 3-2 win over Australia

Australia next face Cameroon, who lost 2-0 to Chile in their opening game, in Saint Petersburg with both teams needing a win in their bid to reach the semi-finals.

FIFA to clamp down on mobbing of referees at Confederations Cup

FIFA to clamp down on mobbing of referees at Confederations Cup

Football is often compared unfavourably to other sports because of the behaviour of the players.

FIFA reaches late deal to show Confederations Cup in Russia

FIFA reaches late deal to show Confederations Cup in Russia

FIFA said in a statement that all FIFA Confederations Cup matches would be shown live on free-to-air television by Channel 1 and Match TV. Live radio transmissions would be provided by RTR, it said.

AIFF set to grant AFC Cup slot to ISL winners: Sources

AIFF set to grant AFC Cup slot to ISL winners: Sources

Granting the AFC Cup play-off berth to ISL winners would mean that ISL would no longer be a private tournament but a recognised league under the aegis of the AIFF, AFC and FIFA.

2018 World Cup: FIFA admits North Korean workers helped build Russian venues

2018 World Cup: FIFA admits North Korean workers helped build Russian venues

The impoverished North Korea state is known to export workers abroad in a bid to earn hard currency. The workers are often employed in near slave-labour conditions.

2018 World Cup: Russia gets FIFA chief Gianni Infantino's approval over tournament preparation

2018 World Cup: Russia gets FIFA chief Gianni Infantino's approval over tournament preparation

"I`ve always been convinced that Russia will meet all of its obligations -- now we can see the concrete facts," RIA Novosti news agency quoted Infantino as saying in the southern city of Krasnodar in comments translated into Russian.

Justice Mukul Mudgal elected as head of FIFA Governance Committee

Justice Mukul Mudgal elected as head of FIFA Governance Committee

He was also roped in by the Asian Football Federation in a similar capacity.

Gianni Infantino hits out at 'FIFA bashing' and 'fake news' surrounding the organisation

Gianni Infantino hits out at 'FIFA bashing' and 'fake news' surrounding the organisation

Speaking to the organisation`s 67th congress in the Bahraini capital, Infantino, who replaced Sepp Blatter as head of FIFA in 2016, said it was truly transforming itself.

FIFA corruption fight faces 'setback' after purging ethics team, claims former investigator

FIFA corruption fight faces 'setback' after purging ethics team, claims former investigator

World football's governing body has recommended that Borbely, along with the ethics judge who helped bring down Sepp Blatter, Hans-Joachim Eckert, not be re-elected at the FIFA Congress which takes place on May 11 in the Gulf.

FIFA finances 'extremely solid', claims Gianni Infantino

FIFA finances 'extremely solid', claims Gianni Infantino

Infantino added that it was normal for FIFA to make losses for three years and then "make revenue" during the fourth financial year, when a World Cup takes place.

FIFA President Gianni Infantino congratulates Aizawl on winning maiden I-League title

FIFA President Gianni Infantino congratulates Aizawl on winning maiden I-League title

In a letter to All India Football Federation President Praful Patel, Infantino said, "It gives me great pleasure to send my warmest congratulations to Aizawl FC for their first ever league title."

FIFA uplift Lionel Messi ban for abuse of fourth official, making him free to play World Cup qualifiers

FIFA uplift Lionel Messi ban for abuse of fourth official, making him free to play World Cup qualifiers

Argentine football chief Armando Perez conceded that Messi "made a mistake", but argued that FIFA`s sanction was disproportionate.

FIFA hears Lionel Messi appeal against four-match Argentina ban

FIFA hears Lionel Messi appeal against four-match Argentina ban

Messi did not travel to FIFA headquarters in Zurich for the hearing but Spanish media said he would make his defence in a video conference call.

FIFA Rankings: India break into top 100 for first time in after 21 years

FIFA Rankings: India break into top 100 for first time in after 21 years

India -- where the national pastime of cricket is something of an obsession that squeezes other sports out of the running -- last made the top 100 in 1996, reaching an all-time high of 94, before plunging.

FIFA pays rich tribute to Mohun Bagan's historic 1911 IFA Shield triumph

FIFA pays rich tribute to Mohun Bagan's historic 1911 IFA Shield triumph

Mohun Bagan`s triumph over East Yorkshire Regiment in 1911 marked the first time an Indian club defeated a British team in the final of a major tournament.