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FIFA appoint Carlos Cordeiro as Senior Advisor to FIFA for Global Strategy & Governance!

FIFA have announced the appointment of Carlos Cordeiro as Senior Advisor to FIFA for Global Strategy and Governance. Cordeiro is one of football’s preeminent business and organisational leaders. He will advise FIFA on new strategic initiatives to grow the game at all levels. FIFA President Gianni Infantino said, “Carlos is …

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FIFA publishes report on ten years of international transfers!

FIFA has published a report on international transfers in the men’s game during the 2011-2020 period, the most comprehensive review of transfers across the globe ever produced. The report confirms that transfer market activity increased steadily over the past decade. From 11,890 transfers conducted in 2011 to a peak of …

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LaLiga unhappy with CAS decision on qualifying matches for the 2022 FIFA World Cup!

In response to the denial of precautionary/interim measures by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), which we consider not in accordance with the law, in substance and in who has taken the decision; and given that the request for the aforementioned measures has been rejected by the court with no …

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FIFA welcomes CAS decision on qualifying matches for the 2022 FIFA World Cup!

FIFA welcomes today’s ruling by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) rejecting the Spanish LaLiga’s request to set aside the decision by FIFA to extend the international window for the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers in South America by two days. The compromise decision to add two additional days …

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FIFA supports key leap forward in Nicaraguan Football!

Nicaraguan football is hoping to hit new highs at elite national levels, thanks to a new technical centre in Diriamba, a city in the country’s Carazo region. The top-spec new facility is also fully future-proofed, with plans to expand into building a new, state-of-the-art gym and to further improve the …

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LaLiga request of precautionary/interim measures before CAS regarding the FIFA & CONMEBOL international match calendar!

LaLiga yesterday submitted an appeal and requested precautionary/interim measures before the CAS (Court of Arbitration for Sport) against the decision of the Bureau of the FIFA Council laid out in a statement on August 13, 2021, which infringes FIFA’s own statutes and regulations. LaLiga will also file a lawsuit against …

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On LaLiga’s meeting with clubs affected by the FIFA international match calendar!

LaLiga met this morning with the clubs affected by FIFA’s two-day extension of the CONMEBOL international match calendar in both September and October 2021, a move in clear detriment to the integrity of LaLiga and its competition. Other confederations such as UEFA and CONCACAF have not extended their match calendar …

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eTigers finish 22nd in latest World Rankings after debut FIFAe Nations Season!

Giving the nation something to cheer about, our India eTigers contingent finished 22nd in the latest FIFAe Nations Rankings after their debut season on the world stage. Putting India above heavyweights such as Italy, Argentina and even Spain isn’t enough though for these young eAthletes who insist on taking India …

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LaLiga give its support to clubs with regards to the FIFA international match calendar!

With regards to FIFA’s unilateral decision to extend CONMEBOL’s match calendar in September and October by two days from 9 to 11 days, ignoring viable alternatives proposed by the World Leagues Forum, LaLiga wishes to make clear that it will support Spanish clubs that decide not to release players for …

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FIFA reacts to Premier League clubs not winning to release players for FIFA matches in red-list countries!

The world football governing body FIFA have released a statement by FIFA president Gianni Infantino on the travel restrictions by the British authorities and the Premier League clubs wanting not to release players! FIFA president Gianni Infantino said, “We have faced global problems together in the past and must continue …

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