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#BeActive for the UN International Day of Sport for Development & Peace!

FIFA has joined forces with the United Nations (UN) and the World Health Organization (WHO) in supporting the #BeActive campaign launched on the UN International Day of Sport for Development and Peace to encourage people to be #HealthyAtHome as the world comes together in the fight against COVID-19, today and …

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Composition of the normalisation committee for Iraq Football Association!

Following consultation and a joint FIFA/AFC interview process, in person during a joint mission on March 6, the composition of the normalisation committee for the Iraq Football Association (IFA) has been confirmed. The normalisation committee is as follows: Mr Eyad Bonyan Mohammed Al Nadawi (Chairperson) Mr Shamil Kamil Mohammed Al …

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AIFF & LOC Statement on the postponement of 2020 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup – India!

FIFA yesterday, April 3 announced that it has decided to postpone the 2020 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic. The All India Football Federation and Local Organising Committee are supportive of the decision by FIFA to postpone the 2020 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup. We …

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Dedicated COVID-19 working group proposes recommendations after first meeting!

The FIFA-Confederations working group which was recently established by the Bureau of the FIFA Council to address the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic, and which includes the FIFA administration and secretary generals and top executives from all confederations, has unanimously approved a series of recommendations following its first meeting, which …

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FIFA president Infantino: Health first while thinking of the future!

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has stressed that no football match is worth a life and health remains the top priority, but that football needs to take its own responsibility to ensure the sport “survives and moves forward” in his address to the 72nd Ordinary CONMEBOL Congress. “Football is not the …

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Composition of normalisation committee for Trinidad and Tobago confirmed!

Following the decision taken by the Bureau of the FIFA Council to appoint a normalisation committee for the Trinidad and Tobago Football Association (TTFA) and the subsequent consultation process undertaken by FIFA and CONCACAF, the composition of this committee can now be confirmed as follows: Mr. Robert Hadad (Chairperson); Ms. Judy Daniel …

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FIFA Women’s World Rankings: India move up to 55th, USA retain top spot!

Earlier in the day, the latest FIFA Women’s World Ranking were released by the world football governing body and in the first rankings of 2020, India moved up two spots to be in 55th position behind Northern Ireland and ahead of Venezuela. India have 1432 points, the same as last …

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FIFA supports WHO – Five steps to kicking out Coronavirus!

FIFA and the World Health Organization (WHO) have teamed up to combat the coronavirus (COVID-19) by launching a new awareness campaign led by world-renowned footballers, who are calling on all people around the world to follow five key steps to stop the spread of the disease. The ‘Pass the message …

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FIFA opens video archive to bring football home!

As many are facing isolation as a result of the global COVID-19 pandemic, FIFA has launched a new initiative to help bring football home, namely the release of a video match archive across multiple content channels, until regular football activities are restored across the world. Via the #WorldCupAtHome campaign, full …

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Bureau of the FIFA Council decisions concerning impact of COVID-19!

The Bureau of the FIFA Council chaired by FIFA President Gianni Infantino convened by conference call today to address the exceptional circumstances created by the COVID-19 virus outbreak and decided unanimously: To include the new dates of the CONMEBOL Copa América and the UEFA EURO (11 June to 11 July …

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