Friday , June 18 2021

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LiveScore announces Cristiano Ronaldo as official Global Brand Ambassador!

LiveScore, the global sports media business and one of the world’s leading real-time sports updates providers, has today announced Cristiano Ronaldo as its Official Global Brand Ambassador. The groundbreaking deal will see the world’s most famous footballer and five-time Ballon d’Or winner Ronaldo unite with LiveScore as the brand continues …

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Rwandan President praises new mindset for African football!

Rwanda president Paul Kagame has used the platform of the CAF Executive Committee meeting in Kigali to express his praise for the new mindset that is supporting African football to achieve its aims. “I’m very pleased, on behalf of my whole country, to have you here,” President Kagame said to …

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Football Stakeholders Committee agrees on key principles pertaining to third reform package!

The FIFA Football Stakeholders Committee (FSC), chaired by Victor Montagliani, took further steps in the reform of the transfer system by endorsing key measures included in the third reform package during its meeting held by videoconference today. Following a series of meetings with stakeholders from the professional game that took …

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Nike Phantom x Skepta boot – Skepta’s Next Move is on the Pitch!

London-born artist Skepta applies his creative vision to the world of football through the Nike Phantom x Skepta boot. The release corresponds with a second, the “Bloody Chrome” colourway, of the Nike Air Max Tailwind V x Skepta and further extends his on-going relationship with the Swoosh. The first music …

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FIFA global report: Give every talent a chance!

A ground-breaking study by FIFA has delivered the message that every talented player deserves a chance to be identified and developed. The 14-month-long project, launched in Doha in January 2020 by FIFA’s Technical Development team, analysed youth football and talent development practices and structures around the world. The data gathered …

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2021 FIFA Futsal World Cup Challenge mobile game launches!

A new game celebrating the 2021 FIFA Futsal World Cup – Lithuania has launched today, bringing the fun and excitement of futsal’s premier tournament to the mobile phones of football fans and casual gamers worldwide. The 2021 FIFA Futsal World Cup Challenge app fuses the thrills of football’s popular five-a-side …

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FIFA Fund for Football Players: Over 1,000 applications approved!

Following the landmark agreement reached by FIFA and FIFPRO in 2020 to establish the FIFA Fund for Football Players (FIFA FFP), which provides financial support to players who have not been paid and have no chance of duly receiving the wages agreed with their clubs, a total of 1,005 applications have recently …

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FIFA Foundation Campus Programme pilot launches in Armenia!

The FIFA Foundation Campus Programme, a brand new global initiative that gives girls and boys from under-privileged backgrounds the opportunity to play football and develop their personal and social learning in a safe environment during school breaks, was launched in Yerevan, Armenia last week. Mobilising football as a tool for …

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FIFA & Qatar invite Member FAs to discuss human rights with international experts ahead of 2022 FIFA World Cup!

On Monday, May 10, FIFA held a virtual meeting with several member associations and confederations to discuss workers’ welfare reforms and broader human rights in Qatar in connection to the country’s hosting of the 2022 FIFA World Cup. The virtual event was organised in collaboration with the Supreme Committee for …

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FIFA announces pioneering collaboration with global technology leader KINEXON!

FIFA and world-leading technology provider KINEXON announced a first-of-its-kind collaboration in the field of Live Player Tracking. FIFA aims to utilize KINEXON’s tracking innovation expertise to advance the way clubs and players can receive next level insights on health and development, and also how the sport is presented to fans …

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