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Football is united in Asia, says Sheikh Salman

Football is united in Asia, says Sheikh Salman

Wednesday, 28 September 2016 10:13 AM

Qatar's Saoud Al-Mohannadi was barred from the election which prevented any new candidates declaring caused disquiet among AFC members

Asian FA postpones elections for FIFA council after Qatar ban

Asian FA postpones elections for FIFA council after Qatar ban

Tuesday, 27 September 2016 12:46 PM

Delegates voted down the agenda in protest over not being able to nominate new candidate to replace banned Qatari Saoud Al-Mohannadi

FIFA bans Qatar official from Asian elections

FIFA bans Qatar official from Asian elections

Monday, 26 September 2016 1:52 PM

FIFA investigator has recommended that Saoud Al-Mohannadi be banned from the game for at least 30 months

FIFA's ethics committee opens proceedings against Qatari official

FIFA's ethics committee opens proceedings against Qatari official

Wednesday, 7 September 2016 9:01 AM

FIFA investigator recommended Mohannadi be banned from the game for at least 2 1/2 years over allegations of non-cooperation with an inquiry

FIFA investigator seeks ban, fine for senior Qatari official

FIFA investigator seeks ban, fine for senior Qatari official

Saturday, 27 August 2016 12:16 AM

Global football body's ethics watchdog names Saoud Al-Mohannadi, vice-president of the Qatar Football Association

Qatar uses 3D printers to make World Cup stadiums 'desert-proof'

Qatar uses 3D printers to make World Cup stadiums 'desert-proof'

Friday, 24 June 2016 12:24 AM

Qatar has sought to allay concerns about its summer heat and moved the competition to the cooler month of November

French prosecutor considering Qatar 2022 World Cup investigation

French prosecutor considering Qatar 2022 World Cup investigation

Monday, 30 May 2016 8:41 AM

Eliane Houlette say 'several elements that encourage' probe of Gulf country's successful bid for tournament

Qatar 'on track' with World Cup 2022 plans, says FIFA official

Qatar 'on track' with World Cup 2022 plans, says FIFA official

Thursday, 19 May 2016 4:54 PM

FIFA's head of planning and infrastructure says he is 'very happy' with preparations for tournament

Avoid 'white elephant' World Cup stadiums, FIFA warns

Avoid 'white elephant' World Cup stadiums, FIFA warns

Wednesday, 18 May 2016 11:05 AM

FIFA working with local World Cup organisers to find ways of ensuring Qatar’s new stadiums are still in use after the tournament.

Baffled Kuwait clubs plead with FIFA to end ban

Baffled Kuwait clubs plead with FIFA to end ban

Friday, 13 May 2016 12:04 AM

Kuwait FA was suspended in October after FIFA said a draft sports law constituted interference in football association

Qatar's Akram Afif earns 'dream move' to Villarreal

Qatar's Akram Afif earns 'dream move' to Villarreal

Monday, 9 May 2016 12:19 PM

Afif set to become first Qatari player to play in Spain's La Liga following move from Belgian outfit KAS Eupen

FIFA sets up worker welfare body for Qatar World Cup

FIFA sets up worker welfare body for Qatar World Cup

Sunday, 24 April 2016 9:45 AM

Gianni Infantino acknowledged there were still "many challenges"

Asian body wants FIFA aid to continue for banned Kuwait

Asian body wants FIFA aid to continue for banned Kuwait

Thursday, 7 April 2016 1:46 PM

Asian Football Confederation says nations like Kuwait, who are banned from international football, are suffering because they have lost their grassroots funding

FIFA cancels Kuwait World Cup qualifiers

FIFA cancels Kuwait World Cup qualifiers

Tuesday, 15 March 2016 10:58 AM

Kuwait FA has been suspended by FIFA because of government interference in their local football association

Beckenbauer says unaware of $10m payment to Qatari firm

Beckenbauer says unaware of $10m payment to Qatari firm

Sunday, 6 March 2016 9:54 AM

German FA-commissioned report showed a payment of $10m payment in 2002 to a firm owned by Mohamed Bin Hammam

New FIFA boss confirms Qatar World Cup will go ahead

New FIFA boss confirms Qatar World Cup will go ahead

Tuesday, 1 March 2016 9:21 AM

Infantino says the Russia and Qatar tournaments will have to be “the best in history”

Arabs lament missed opportunity in FIFA presidency race

Arabs lament missed opportunity in FIFA presidency race

Saturday, 27 February 2016 10:55 AM

Pundits say Bahrain's Sheikh Salman would have had a better chance if his efforts were united with Jordan's Prince Ali

Bahrain's Sheikh Salman loses out to Infantino in FIFA presidency vote

Bahrain's Sheikh Salman loses out to Infantino in FIFA presidency vote

Friday, 26 February 2016 9:05 PM

UEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino wins race to succeed Sepp Blatter as president of world football's governing body

FIFA's top job: less gravy train, more treadmill

FIFA's top job: less gravy train, more treadmill

Thursday, 25 February 2016 9:29 AM

Top of the agenda for the new FIFA president will be implementing the reform package

Swiss examine 152 suspicious transfers linked to FIFA probe

Swiss examine 152 suspicious transfers linked to FIFA probe

Wednesday, 24 February 2016 12:06 PM

Number is up from the 133 cases the Attorney General of Switzerland had reported in December


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