Russia President Vladimir Putin said that his country's hosting of the 2018 FIFA World Cup is not under threat despite western attempts to isolate Moscow.
FIFA president Joseph Blatter said the UAE is capable of hosting global events of all sports, not just football.
FIFA U-20 World Cup matches started with Turkish prime minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and FIFA president Joseph Blatter attending the opening ceremony and the opening match.
President of the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) Joseph Blatter has condemned the terror attack targeting the Boston Marathon.
Joseph Blatter, president of FIFA, has postponed a scheduled visit to Cuba from October to early 2013, a Cuban sports official said.
World football body FIFA president Joseph Blatter will be in Cuba for a one-day visit scheduled for October 25, as a part of his Caribbean tour.
FIFA`s President Joseph Blatter on Friday paid a courtesy visit to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh at his 7 Race Course Road residence.
FIFA President Joseph Blatter condoled the passing away of Indian football legend Sailendra Nath Manna.
Blatter has said that he is satisfied with preparations for the 2014 WC in Brazil.
FIFA boss Joseph Blatter announced that 685 million rand (USD 100 million) in proceeds from the 2010 World Cup would be ploughed back into health, education and sports development in South Africa.
World football governing body FIFA and the magazine France Football will jointly award the Golden Ball for the best footballer in the world, FIFA president Joseph Blatter said Monday.
Day in Pics: 28th November
Showbiz World - November 28, 2014