Tag: FIFA World Cup
Liverpool will face a match against CONCACAF Champions League winners Monterrey, Al Sadd or Hienghene Sport at the FIFA World Cup.
Afghanistan's women's football team was formed in 2010 but some conservative-minded Afghans still oppose women playing sports.
The four men deny any wrongdoing.
Elkeson's selection could be the start of a trend for perennial under-achievers China, who have begun naturalising overseas players despite the misgivings of many fans.
The expansion will mean it will now be on par with the men's tournament which has had 32 teams since 1998.
The ban is expected to be served in Argentina’s first qualifier for the 2022 World Cup.
South Korea have played in every World Cup since 1986 while the North Koreans have qualified twice.
Fifa regulations dictate that nations from the same continent are not allowed to host the World Cup in two consecutive editions.
India's new soccer coach Igor Stimac is positioning the notion of qualifying for a maiden World Cup as a genuine target for the team, says goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu.
FIFA awards Qatar hosting rights for the next two editions of the Club World Cup before the seven-team tournament is expanded in 2021.
Qatar inaugurated the Al Janoub Stadium, the first of seven new World Cup 2022 arenas, weeks before a FIFA summit will decide whether the tournament should expand beyond the Gulf state's borders.
Chile head to their first women's World Cup after a dismal run but the Chilenas, who face Sweden and the United States in their first two games, are adamant they are not going to France just to make up the numbers.
The courses are conducted fully in English and the qualifications students receive are internationally recognised.
FIFA pays clubs a basic amount of US$8,530 per day for every player released for the World Cup.