2022 World Cup
All international football should be postponed, says FIFA
FIFA on Friday recommended that all international football matches scheduled for March and April be postponed due to the spread of the new coronavirus.
Proud' Deschamps' France contract extended to 2022 World Cup
Didier Deschamps' contract as coach of world champions France has been extended through to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, the French football federation announced on Tuesday.
Qatar faces rocky road to 2022 World Cup after athletics test
Despite triumphs on the track, Qatar has come under fire for its hosting of the World Athletics Championships with questions raised over Doha's ability to deliver...
Iran to let women attend football World Cup qualifier
Women fans will be allowed into the stadium for Iran's next football World Cup qualifier in October, a sports ministry official said Sunday, ahead of a deadline to allow their attendance.
Brazil trip 'significant step' for Qatar ahead of 2022 World Cup
First-timers Qatar go into the Copa America with the young team riding high following their triumph in the Asian Cup but humbled by "higher calibre" competition than they encountered in the Emirates. Head coach Felix Sanchez also said that the tournament would be a "significant step in our journey towards the World Cup" which Qatar…
FIFA to take final decision on 48-team 2022 World Cup in June
FIFA chiefs will decide today whether to back an expansion of the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams but a final decision will only be taken at a meeting in Paris in June, sources said yesterday. According to AFP, the FIFA Council meeting in Miami today will give its verdict on an internal feasibility study,…
Argentina, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay in joint bid
Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay have agreed to launch a joint bid to host the World Cup in 2030, it has been confirmed...