Ivory Coast in budget dispute ahead of CAN
Ivory Coast in budget dispute ahead of CAN

The Ivorian Football Federation (FIF) has rejected the budget allocated by the country`s government for the Elephants` Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) campaign, dismissing it as insufficient.

Romania turn to Anghel Iordanescu for third time
Romania turn to Anghel Iordanescu for third time

Romania have reappointed their most successful coach of all time, Anghel Iordanescu, for a third spell in charge, the football federation (FRF) said Monday.

Hat-trick hero Destro hit with four-game ban

Roma striker Mattia Destro was handed a four-game ban by league officials on Tuesday, ending a dream weekend in which the Italy World Cup hopeful scored a hat-trick for the Giallorossi.

Belgian Georges Leekens to coach Tunisia

Belgian Georges Leekens is the new coach of Tunisia, the north African country`s football federation announced Thursday.

Argentina book Romania friendly

Argentina will tackle Romania in a friendly international in Bucharest on March 5 as part of their build-up to the World Cup, the country`s football federation (AFA) announced.

Brazil won`t say no to Costa`s Spain switch

Brazil will not object to Diego Costa`s wish to play for Spain, the South American nation`s football federation has said.

Costa Rica not to host U-17 women`s football World Cup: FIFA

Costa Rica`s right to host the Under-17 women`s World Cup in 2014 has been revoked, FIFA, football`s world governing body, has announced.

Eto`o ban causes consternation in soccer-mad Cameroon

Cameroon`s government is monitoring the situation after the decision by the country`s football federation to suspend captain Samuel Eto`o for 15 matches.

AIFF to look into former Olympians` grievance

The All India Football Federation will look into the grievance of the nine members of India`s 1956 Olympic team who have returned the Rs 25,000 grant given by the AIFF.

AIFF to look into former Olympians` grievance

The All India Football Federation will look into the grievance of the nine members of India`s 1956 Olympic team who have returned the Rs 25,000 grant given by the AIFF.