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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

FIFA candidate Sheikh Salman denies MP's allegations

FIFA candidate Sheikh Salman denies MP's allegations

Wednesday, 24 February 2016 9:22 AM

UK Conservative MP alleged Salman had misused FIFA funds meant for developing football

Jordan's Prince Ali calls for delay in FIFA presidential vote

Jordan's Prince Ali calls for delay in FIFA presidential vote

Tuesday, 23 February 2016 2:28 PM

Candidate is unhappy with arrangements for a vote expected to set a new tone of transparency

FIFA rejects demand for transparent voting booths at election

FIFA rejects demand for transparent voting booths at election

Sunday, 21 February 2016 9:44 AM

Request came from Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein of Jordan, who said he would take his case to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), sport's highest tribunal

Former FIFA chief insists 2022 World Cup vote was not fixed

Former FIFA chief insists 2022 World Cup vote was not fixed

Saturday, 20 February 2016 11:51 AM

Sepp Blatter says tournament won by Qatar was not subject to corruption but 'higher political influences'

Kuwaiti World Cup heroes seek to get FIFA ban lifted

Kuwaiti World Cup heroes seek to get FIFA ban lifted

Saturday, 20 February 2016 1:03 AM

Four of Kuwait's 1982 World Cup heroes are touring the Gulf region lobbying football chiefs

Bahrain's Salman buoyant heading into final FIFA campaign stretch

Bahrain's Salman buoyant heading into final FIFA campaign stretch

Friday, 19 February 2016 1:38 AM

Bahraini royal is one of two front-runners for the top job at the corruption-plagued ruling body of football

Qatar considering special courts for World Cup offenders

Qatar considering special courts for World Cup offenders

Tuesday, 9 February 2016 9:20 AM

Public drunkenness is prohibited, as is bringing alcohol to Qatar from abroad

African confederation backs Sheikh Salman for FIFA job

African confederation backs Sheikh Salman for FIFA job

Sunday, 7 February 2016 9:11 AM

Salman and Swiss Gianni Infantino are now clear front-runners to win this month's presidential election at soccer's ruling body FIFA

FIFA candidate says would seek to move Qatar World Cup

FIFA candidate says would seek to move Qatar World Cup

Wednesday, 27 January 2016 4:55 PM

Jerome Champagne says he wants to move 2022 World Cup from winter to late European spring tournament

Prince Ali asks FIFA to investigate Africa-Asia agreement

Prince Ali asks FIFA to investigate Africa-Asia agreement

Sunday, 17 January 2016 12:55 PM

Sheikh Salman's campaign issued a statement describing Ali's complaint as "an unnecessary spat between FIFA candidates"

Kuwait fined, forfeit World Cup qualifier due to FIFA ban

Kuwait fined, forfeit World Cup qualifier due to FIFA ban

Wednesday, 13 January 2016 9:03 PM

Football's governing body hands down ruling which includes fine of nearly $10,000


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