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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

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'


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