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FIFA extends Pakistan FF Normalisation Committee mandate!

The Bureau of the FIFA Council has decided on Thursday, May 14 to extend the mandate of the PFF Normalisation Committee, which was due to expire on June 15, 2020, until December 31, 2020. While the PFF Normalisation Committee has made significant progress in several aspects and the PFF now …

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2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup: Council to select host(s) on June 25!

In light of the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic is having around the world and the postponement of the FIFA Council meeting that was foreseen to take place in early June 2020 in Addis Ababa, FIFA has today confirmed to the bidding member associations that the selection of the host(s) …

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Bureau of the FIFA Council decisions on FIFA events!

Following a thorough assessment of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the subsequent recommendations made by the FIFA-Confederations COVID-19 Working Group, the Bureau of the FIFA Council has taken the following decisions in relation to FIFA events: – to confirm the following proposed new tournament dates, subject to further monitoring: …

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FIFA allows temporary five substitutes for competition organisers!

As football begins to consider resumption of competitions across the world following the COVID-19 pandemic, The International Football Association Board (The IFAB) has agreed to make a temporary amendment to the Laws of the Game based on a proposal received from FIFA seeking to protect player welfare. For competitions which …

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FIFA disappointed by ending of 2006 FIFA World Cup trial!

FIFA is deeply disappointed that the trial related to the FIFA World Cup Germany 2006 will not take place because it has now become time barred. For its part, FIFA fully cooperated with this investigation over the years, responding to many requests made by the Office of the Attorney General …

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FIFA starts immediate financial support to member associations in response to COVID-19 impact!

FIFA will release all operational funding due to member associations for the years 2019 and 2020 in the coming days as the first step of a relief plan to assist the football community impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. This measure will mean that a total of around USD 150 million …

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Bhaichung Bhutia joins FIFA and football legends to thank #HumanitysHeroes!

Former India captain Bhaichung Bhutia featured in a special video by FIFA, where footballing greats from around the world got together to applaud the people who are putting their own lives at risk, in order to help others during the COVID-19 pandemic. While most of the known world is currently …

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Football family supports humanity’s heroes!

in the face of the coronavirus, football stars both past and present have come together to pay tribute to humanity’s heroes. Across the globe, staff and volunteers at medical facilities have been risking their lives on a daily basis to support humankind. Some have, sadly, paid the ultimate price. People …

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AIFF’s Praful Patel: Working to choose earliest possible timeline for FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup!

The All India Football Federation (AIFF) president Praful Patel stated that the AIFF is working in “close collaboration” with FIFA to choose the “earliest possible timeline” for hosting the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup. The AIFF President’s tweeted from his official Twitter account: “I am happy to share that we …

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FIFA president Infantino outlines three immediate priorities for football!

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has outlined his three immediate priorities for FIFA to support football during and beyond the coronavirus in a video message specifically addressed to the 211 FIFA member associations and shared with members of the FIFA Council. The FIFA President reiterated, in order of priority, that health …

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