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Qatar could be the last single host of FIFA World Cup

Thursday, 16 February 2017 3:42 PM

FIFA President Gianni Infantino says he intends to encourage co-hosting for the 2026 World Cup onwards

Bahrain's Sheikh Salman predicts World Cup expansion will see positive impact in region

Bahrain's Sheikh Salman predicts World Cup expansion will see positive impact in region

Thursday, 12 January 2017 10:50 AM

Decision to add 16 more teams from the 2026 edition will benefit countries in Asia

Swiss court rejects claim against FIFA over Qatar World Cup

Swiss court rejects claim against FIFA over Qatar World Cup

Friday, 6 January 2017 2:51 PM

Claim made by Dutch and Bangladeshi trade unions accusing FIFA over alleged human rights violations on Qatar 2022 construction sites

FIFA chief says pressure to remain on Qatar over World Cup workers

FIFA chief says pressure to remain on Qatar over World Cup workers

Friday, 30 December 2016 1:36 AM

President Gianni Infantino says progress made over treatment of labourers but more still needs to be done

UAE confirmed as hosts for FIFA Club World Cup in 2017 and 2018

UAE confirmed as hosts for FIFA Club World Cup in 2017 and 2018

Saturday, 24 December 2016 11:21 AM

World's biggest club tournament set to return to the UAE after previously hosting in 2009 and 2010

FIFA threatens to seek damages against 'illegal' Kuwait Football Association

FIFA threatens to seek damages against 'illegal' Kuwait Football Association

Sunday, 20 November 2016 12:21 PM

Fatma Samoura said FIFA reserves all rights to take actions against all those involved with KFA

FIFA 2022 stadium numbers to be decided next year

FIFA 2022 stadium numbers to be decided next year

Friday, 18 November 2016 5:35 PM

The number of stadiums required still remains unclear

FIFA imposes one-year ban on high-ranking Qatari official Al-Mohannadi

FIFA imposes one-year ban on high-ranking Qatari official Al-Mohannadi

Thursday, 17 November 2016 9:22 AM

Saoud Al-Mohannad, vice-president of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and Qatar Football Association (QFA), has denied wrongdoing

Qatar World Cup alcohol ban 'not official policy', says FIFA

Qatar World Cup alcohol ban 'not official policy', says FIFA

Sunday, 13 November 2016 1:11 PM

FIFA secretary-general Fatma Samoura says negotiations have yet to begin

FIFA investigatory body recommends lifetime ban for Bin Hammam aide

FIFA investigatory body recommends lifetime ban for Bin Hammam aide

Thursday, 3 November 2016 10:47 AM

FIFA's investigatory chamber wants Najeeb Chirakal to be punished for allegedly breaching seven of the scandal-hit soccer body's rules

Postponed Asian elections for FIFA council to be held in February

Postponed Asian elections for FIFA council to be held in February

Sunday, 30 October 2016 10:21 AM

Delegates to September's AFC congress voted down agenda in row over the disqualification of a Qatari candidate

FIFA needs to speed up reforms, says Prince Ali

FIFA needs to speed up reforms, says Prince Ali

Tuesday, 25 October 2016 9:46 AM

Prince Ali said Gianni Infantino should focus on implementing reforms rather than issues such as proposals to expand the World Cup

FIFA faces lawsuit over Qatar World Cup labourer plight – report

FIFA faces lawsuit over Qatar World Cup labourer plight – report

Monday, 10 October 2016 12:13 PM

Netherlands Trade Union Confederation filing case on behalf of Bangladeshi construction worker

Dubai-based executive to become FIFA's new commercial chief

Dubai-based executive to become FIFA's new commercial chief

Monday, 3 October 2016 5:12 PM

Philippe Le Floc’h will take up his new post on October 11 after leaving his role at Dubai-based Customised Solution FZ

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


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