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Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric has criticised FIFA's plans for a biennial World Cup and expressed dismay that players have not been consulted.
1 day ago
FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Monday his controversial plans to hold a World Cup every two years will help spread the fund's football generates away from a handful of super clubs.
13 Oct
FIFA has raised the prospect of Israel co-hosting a future World Cup, with Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett's office mentioning the possibility of bidding for the men's 2030 tournament. FIFA president Gianni Infantino completed a two-day visit to Israel on Tuesday by meeting Bennett and President Isaac Herzog. The head of world football's governing body…
8 Oct
Nigeria is reeling after a shock 1-0 defeat by lowly-ranked Central African Republic in a World Cup qualifier, the first time they have lost at home in the competition for 40 years.
6 Oct
Twenty-two players were at the Super Eagles camp in Lagos by Tuesday ahead of their 2022 FIFA World Cup African Qualifiers Day 3 encounter against the Central African Republic (CAR).
4 Oct
FIFA welcomed on Sunday a relaxing of quarantine regulations that will allow Premier League players to travel to represent their nations in countries on the UK's red-list for travel.
29 Sep
More than a year after losing the previous incumbent in the wake of the FIFA corruption scandal, Switzerland on Wednesday elected a new attorney general, a former police chief.
24 Sep
The European Club Association has said it is willing to "engage" with FIFA over potential changes to the international calendar but has hit out at world football's governing body for its attempts to introduce a biennial World Cup.
23 Sep
Arsene Wenger has criticised the "emotional" response to his controversial proposal to hold the World Cup every two years.
23 Sep
The South East is about the biggest contributor of sportsmen and women to Nigeria’s national teams, yet, sports in the zone is among the least developed in the country.
21 Sep
Fatima Samoura, the Secretary-General of Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), on Monday, commended the display of skills and the level of competition at the ongoing 2021 Aisha Buhari Cup in Lagos.
20 Sep
FIFA has invited football's national federations to an online summit on September 30 to discuss the international calendar, in its push to hold the World Cup every two years instead of four.

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