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Five expressions of interest received for hosting 2021 FIFA U-20 World Cup!

Following an invitation to all member associations (MAs) to express their interest in submitting a bid to host the 2021 FIFA U-20 World Cup, eight member associations have responded before the deadline of May 21, 2019. While three MAs have expressed their interest in bidding individually, the remaining five wish …

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FIFA U-20 World Cup: integrity at the core of team-specific presentations!

With 18 participating teams having now arrived in Poland for the FIFA U-20 World Cup, FIFA is taking the opportunity to raise awareness of integrity matters by holding individual team-specific presentations ahead of Thursday’s kick-off. Through interactive sessions, all team delegations will be briefed on match manipulation matters and particularly …

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Hyundai Motor Company delivers fleet of 112 vehicles to 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Poland!

The Hyundai Motor Company, the official automotive partner of the 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Poland, will supply a large vehicle fleet for this prestigious international football competition for players aged under 20, facilitating event logistics and offering an instrumental service to global sports diplomacy. The company will provide …

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Worldwide extension of suspension imposed on intermediaries Carmine & Vincenzo Raiola!

The Chairman of the FIFA Disciplinary Committee has today, May 10 decided to extend the sanctions imposed by the Italian Football Association (FIGC) on the intermediaries Carmine and Vincenzo Raiola to have worldwide effect. Carmine ‘Mino’ Raiola is suspended for a period of three months and Vincenzo Raiola for a …

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EA Sports & Manchester City to discuss growing eSports opportunities at Soccerex China!

Edward Chang, Director of Business Strategy – Competitive Gaming Division at Electronic Arts (EA); Scott Munn, Chief Executive at City Football Group China; and Don Chen, Founder and CEO of Duo Sport Group will be joining Soccerex China, this May 23-24 in Hainan to discuss the ever-expanding esports industry and …

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FIFA Appeal Committee passes decision on appeal lodged by Chelsea FC!

The FIFA Appeal Committee has decided to partially uphold the appeal lodged by Chelsea FC against the decision of the FIFA Disciplinary Committee to sanction the club with a ban on registering new players at both national and international level for the next two complete and consecutive registration periods. This …

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The Best FIFA Football Awards to introduce two new women’s football honours!

When world football’s top performers convene in Milan on September 23 for The Best FIFA Football Awards, there will be two brand-new accolades up for grabs: The Best FIFA Women’s Goalkeeper will be honoured, as will the members of the FIFA FIFPro Women’s World11. “FIFA is certain that France will …

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