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FIFA & AFD sign landmark cooperation agreement to promote women’s football & develop school football in Africa!

FIFA and the French Development Agency (Agence Française de Développement, AFD) today signed a landmark agreement, three days before the FIFA Women’s World Cup kicks off in France, that will see the two organisations work together to create positive change in society and communities through football. Signed by FIFA President …

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Final squad lists for 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup – France announced!

With less than two weeks until the opening match of the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 and preparations for the tournament entering their final stages, the final squad lists for the 24 participating teams have now been announced. A total of 552 players have been called up by the …

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FIFA Women’s World Cup Trophy to visit nine Host Cities in France!

Following its whirlwind journey taking in each of the 24 countries participating in the upcoming 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup in France, the FIFA Women’s World Cup Trophy is back in the host country. The most coveted prize in women’s football will begin its national tour of France on May …

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FIFA Women’s World Cup Trophy arrives in Canada after two-month global tour!

On Tuesday, April 30, the FIFA Women’s World Cup Trophy arrived in Toronto, Canada, marking the end of a two-month and 24-country tour. Following its launch in Paris on February 24, when FIFA Legends Kristine Lilly and Laura Georges sent the most coveted prize in women’s football off on its …

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Fifteen video match officials appointed for 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup!

The FIFA Referees Committee has selected 15 video match officials, representing 11 different countries appointed for 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup in France. “Following the historic implementation of VAR at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia last summer, we were determined to do our utmost to ensure that VAR …

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VIDEO – The Quint: France’s Ligue 1 – Format, Big Teams & their India plans!

France’s Ligue 1 has seen Paris Saint Germain reign supreme since Qatar bought the club in 2011. But who are the teams that can challenge the side? What are French football’s plans for India? Watch The Quint report from France above!

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Over 720,000 tickets sold for 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup in France!

Today marks 50 days until the eighth edition of the FIFA Women’s World Cup kicks off in France, and FIFA and the Local Organising Committee (LOC) are proud to announce that ticket sales for the competition are smashing records, with over 720,000 sold so far. The opening match of the …

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France crowned first-ever FIFA eNations Cup champions!

France were crowned the first-ever FIFA eNations Cup champions today after a dramatic victory in the final against Argentina in London. Following a weekend of excitement, tension and drama that saw eFootball teams from 20 member associations and six confederations battle it out, France secured their place in eFootball history …

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2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup – The Official Panini Collection!

Following the huge success at the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Panini is proud to present its brand new official collection dedicated to the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup in France. It’s the third edition dedicated to the event – after 2011 and 2015. History, Passion and Sharing The long relationship …

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