September 09, 2021 | 21:00
The Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) has asked the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) and the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) to step up the inspection and assessment of the quality of referees.
November 23, 2020 | 14:00
The head of African football Ahmad Ahmad has been suspended by FIFA for five years for corruption, the global governing body announced on Monday.
September 17, 2020 | 10:37
FIFA on Wednesday put the cost of Covid-19 on football around the world at $11 billion in lost revenue.
August 20, 2020 | 09:59
FIFA's ethics committee on Wednesday decided to close its case against president Gianni Infantino, who is facing a criminal probe in Switzerland over suspected collusion with the country's top prosecutor.
July 25, 2020 | 09:31
Football stars across the 10 ASEAN member states have taken part in #BeActive videos to encourage people in the region to stay healthy and active amidst the COVID-19 outbreak.
June 12, 2020 | 08:42
PARIS: FIFA will allow leagues to open their transfer windows before the current, delayed season has been completed as football recovers from the impact of the lengthy coronavirus shutdown, the game's world governing body announced on Thursday (Jun 11).
April 27, 2020 | 15:32
FIFA is about to release around 150 million USD to help its national associations, in cluding the Vietnam Football Federation, to offset losses caused by the raging COVID-19 pandemic.
March 18, 2020 | 10:19
The European championship, due to be played in June and July this year, has been postponed until 2021 because of the coronavirus pandemic, European football's governing body UEFA said on Tuesday (Mar 17).
February 21, 2020 | 09:37
Paris Saint-Germain chief Nasser Al-Khelaifi and FIFA's disgraced former secretary general Jerome Valcke have been indicted in Switzerland for alleged corruption in the attribution of football broadcasting rights.
December 12, 2019 | 11:34
FIFA is to take legal action by the end of the year to force Michel Platini to return two million Swiss francs (US$2 million) he received during Sepp Blatter's reign at world football's governing body.
October 23, 2019 | 08:52
FIFA is hoping to renegotiate contracts already signed for the next women's World Cup in 2023 as it looks to increase the amount of money going to players, sources have told AFP.
October 12, 2019 | 08:53
FIFA are organising an event to raise funds and awareness to tackle AIDS, tubercolosis and malaria, their president Gianni Infantino told AFP on Friday (Oct 11).
October 01, 2019 | 10:50
Cardiff City must pay French club Nantes an initial €6 million (US$6.5 million) in their dispute over the payment of the transfer fee for Emiliano Sala, FIFA said on Monday (Sep 30).
September 27, 2019 | 09:15
FIFA is weighing sending a delegation to Tehran to make sure women fans are admitted to the World Cup qualifying match between Iran and Cambodia on Oct 10.
September 26, 2019 | 09:27
FIFA has agreed steps that will limit the number of players clubs can send out on loan from next season and will also limit the amount of money paid to agents in commissions, world football's governing body announced on Wednesday (Sep 25).