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South Africa’s first two matches at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 haven’t gone to plan. The Amajita (The Boys) started with 2-1 and 2-0 defeats by Japan and Italy respectively in Suwon and now face an encounter with South American more

27 May 2017 00:00 Sport

Cristiano Ronaldo a remporté la première édition du trophée The Best - Joueur de la FIFA. En cette soirée froide et enneigée sur les bords du lac de Zurich, le Portugais est monté sur scène pour recevoir le trophée individuel suprême du football more

11 Jan 2017 00:00 Sport

The Algerian Football Association (FAF) took its time in finding a replacement for Christian Gourcuff when the Frenchman resigned as Fennecs coach back in April. With both the 2017 CAF Africa Cup of Nations and the final round of qualifying for the more

13 Sep 2016 11:06 Sport

Ghana are not nicknamed the 'Brazil of Africa' for nothing. Football lovers know all about the qualities of the Black Stars, who have been entertaining fans in all four corners of Africa with their easy-on-the-eye style of play since the 1970s. more

1 Sep 2016 09:00 Sport

Guyana. The name rises from the indigenous mists, meaning Land of Many Waters in a long-extinct Amazonian tongue. Inky rivers cut the dense rainforest like veins, criss-crossing tangles of jungle. Football, in this tiny country tucked away in the more

29 Mar 2016 00:00 Sport

The FIFA Appeal Committee, chaired by Bermuda's Larry Mussenden, has partially confirmed the decisions taken by the Adjudicatory Chamber of the independent Ethics Committee on 17 and 18 December 2015 regarding Joseph S. Blatter and Michel Platini more

24 Feb 2016 00:00 Sport 1 Comments

Nigerian Nduka Ugbade is in the history books as the first captain to lift the FIFA U-17 World Cup. That was in 1985 when the young defender captained the Golden Eaglets to victory in the first-ever FIFA tournament at that age level. more

17 Aug 2015 00:00 Sport

Former Uruguay star - Diego Forlan looks back at his first World Cup goal and shares some of his career highlights. more

17 Jul 2015 00:00 Sport

USA striker Jozy Altidore tells FIFA in an exclusive interview about his club experiences around the world and his expectations for his third FIFA World Cups™ in Russia. more

7 Jul 2015 00:00 Sport

Chelsea's attacker, Andre Schurrle, is set to complete his return to the Germany, as his agent, Ingo Haspel, confirmed a "verbal agreement" had been reached between the Stamford Bridge club and Wolfsburg. more

30 Jan 2015 00:00 Sport

Real Madrid attacker, Cristiano Ronaldo has won the 2014 Fifa Ballon d'Or ahead of Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer and Barcelona ace, Lionel Messi. more

14 Jan 2015 00:00 Sport

Die Mannschaft's 'sweeper keeper' Manuel Neuer has caught Shevchenko's attention. Ukraine's most decorated striker sat down with FIFA.com to relive his 2004 Ballon d'Or-winning year and give his thoughts on the qualities of this year's nominees more

6 Jan 2015 00:00 Sport

Spain forward Fernando Torres is set to return to boyhood club, Atletico Madrid on loan from AC Milan until the end of the 2015-16 season. more

29 Dec 2014 00:00 Sport

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona's Lionel Messi - amongst other players - have been shortlisted in the 23-man list for the 2014 FIFA Ballon d'Or award. more

31 Oct 2014 00:00 Sport

Football governing body, FIFA, has directed Nigeria to reinstate the Amaju Pinnick-led Executive Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation by midday on Friday or risk a lengthy suspension. more

29 Oct 2014 00:00 Sport

Nigerian international Ogenyi Eddy Onazi has penned a two-year contract extension that would see him earn more at Lazio. more

24 Sep 2014 00:00 Sport

As Nigeria’s Super Falcons look to return to the pinnacle of African women's football, coach Edwin Okon has called up 30 female internationals to partake in the showdown. more

10 Sep 2014 00:00 Sport

Incumbent President of the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA), Sepp Blatter, has confirmed he will stand for re-election as FIFA president next year. more

8 Sep 2014 00:00 Sport