All eight member associations who expressed interest in hosting the 2021 FIFA U-20 World Cup have confirmed their participation in the bidding process by submitting the relevant terms and conditions by June 21. As some have opted for a joint application, a total of five bids will be in the …Read More »
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 …Read More »
The world football governing body FIFA on Friday, February 22 decided to strip the South American nation of Peru of its hosting rights for the 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup due to numerous reasons. This is bad news for FIFA especially after the huge success of the last edition, the …Read More »
Germany’s Löw names squad ahead of UEFA Nations League opener against FIFA World Cup winners France!
Germany’s under pressure head coach Joachim Löw has announced his 23 players final squad ahead of their UEFA Nations League opener against FIFA World Cup winners France and a friendly against Peru. The revolution after Germany’s 2018 FIFA World Cup disaster has been postponed with Joachim Löw picking a somewhat …Read More »
SV Werder Bremen have signed 39-year-old Peru legend Claudio Pizzaro with immediate effect. The Bundesliga side announced the surprise deal on Sunday, which is bound to a performance-based contract. Pizzaro will retire from professional football after the 2018/19 season. Pizzaro, who holds the record of being the best foreign goal …Read More »
The 2018 FIFA World Cup continued on Tuesday, June 26 afternoon with Peru scoring a historic 2-0 win over Australia at the Fisht Olympic Stadium in Sochi. Australia needing a win to potentially stay in contention for a knockout spot started off the better of the two sides but Peru …Read More »
The 2018 FIFA World Cup continued on Thursday, June 21 with former champions France beating South Americans Peru thanks a Kylian Mbappe goal at the Ekaterinburg Arena. Peru once again started off with an attacking intent but the longer the first half lasted the more France got into the match. …Read More »
The 2018 FIFA World Cup continued on Saturday, June 16 with South Americans Peru suffering an unlucky 0-1 loss to Denmark at the Mordovia Arena in Saransk. Peru were better of the blocks, but they were wasteful infront of goal, while Denmark needed time to settle down. But after a …Read More »
The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne has partially upheld the appeal filed by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) against the decision issued by the FIFA Appeal Committee (the FIFA AC) on December 20, 2017 (the FIFA AC Decision) in which a 6-month period of ineligibility was imposed …Read More »
FIFA Appeal Committee reduces the sanction imposed on Peru’s Paolo Guerrero to a six-month suspension!
On Wednesday, December 20, 2017, the FIFA Appeal Committee decided to partially uphold the appeal lodged by the Peruvian international player Paolo Guerrero. The decision rendered by the FIFA Disciplinary Committee on December 7 suspending the player for one year was therefore partially set aside and the initial period of …Read More »