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Infantino says soccer to be top U.S. sport by 2026 World Cup

Fri, 17 Jun 2022 - 02:49 GMT

The 2026 tournament is expected to smash World Cup attendance records, which peaked at 3.6 million when it was held in the United States in 1994.

FIFA President shows Green Card for the Planet

Sun, 05 Jun 2022 - 01:23 GMT

The FIFA President calls everyone to support the campaign by preparing their own “Green Card for the Planet” video message where they mention an action that they will undertake to protect the environment while also requesting others to follow suit.

AFC’s President welcomes Infantino’s re-election Bid

Sat, 07 May 2022 - 03:21 GMT

Gianni Infantino recently announced his intention to stand for re-election in 2023.

FIFA boss steps sharply back from contested biennial World Cup plan

Thu, 31 Mar 2022 - 01:39 GMT

The FIFA president has been under fire for the past year, particularly in Europe, for proposals to increase the frequency of the global extravaganza from every four years, to every two.

COVID-19 Relief Plan Report 2021 highlights efforts across the globe to ensure football’s future

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 08:59 GMT

These funds have been distributed across the world, as each MA faces unique challenges during the pandemic that require tailored solutions.

FIFA Foundation helps victims of war in Ukraine

Sat, 19 Mar 2022 - 02:23 GMT

An initial shipment of humanitarian supplies has already been delivered to the Ukrainian Association of Football (UAF), while a total of USD 1 million has been allocated for action to be taken.

Young Moroccan Schoolgirls wins maiden African School Champions Cup

Mon, 21 Feb 2022 - 12:04 GMT

FIFA president Gianni Infantino, CAF president, Patrice Motsepe were present to hand the trophies over to the winners.

African Schools Champions Cup, the Football Skills, national pride, and lots of goals

Sun, 20 Feb 2022 - 03:14 GMT

The vision for the African School Champions Cup was born exactly one year ago during a visit to Democratic Republic of Congo by President Infantino.

Electrifying Atmosphere at the African School Champions Cup 2022

Sun, 20 Feb 2022 - 10:52 GMT

The young DRC fans trooped out enmasse to support not only their teams but also lend their support to the initiative proposed during a visit by Gianni Infantino in February, 2021.

CAF Comments and Supports FIFA President Gianni Infantino’s Council of Europe Speech

Sat, 29 Jan 2022 - 12:07 GMT

Several commentators unfortunately seem to have misunderstood and misinterpreted President Infantino’s speech.

Infantino sparks anger saying biennial World Cup could prevent migrant deaths in Mediterranean

Thu, 27 Jan 2022 - 10:30 GMT

Infantino sparked criticism on Wednesday when he said increased revenues from a biennial World Cup could create opportunities for Africans .

FIFA President Infantino welcomes Vice-President of European Commission to FIFA HQ

Sat, 22 Jan 2022 - 11:37 GMT

The exchange provided both parties with the opportunity to discuss several important topics that are relevant to football across the globe.

Constructive talks held with PFA and FIFPRO on future of player welfare

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 - 08:41 GMT

FIFA held constructive dialogue with professional players in the Premier League and Women's Super League.

FIFA President Infantino's New Year message: “Solidarity and dialogue crucial in 2022”

Thu, 30 Dec 2021 - 07:17 GMT

Mr Infantino calls for solidarity to protect football’s future.

"We salute you": FIFA celebrates International Volunteer Day

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 - 05:27 GMT

International Volunteer Day has provided Infantino with the opportunity to stress the crucial role that volunteers play in the delivery of FIFA tournaments.

FIFA vice-president Montagliani offers compromise on World Cup plan

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 - 11:25 GMT

Montagliani has floated a possible compromise solution in the row over the proposal for a biennial World Cup which has divided the global governing body.

Infantino: Salah is one of the top players in the world

Fri, 26 Nov 2021 - 11:18 GMT

Infantino attended on Thursday night the inauguration of the new headquarters of the Egyptian Football Association (EFA).

FIFA transfer reforms gain additional support

Sat, 13 Nov 2021 - 02:18 GMT

Other entities supporting FIFA’s ongoing efforts in relation to the transfer system reform have been the G20 Anti-Corruption Working Group and UNODC.

FIFA commits to net-zero emission by 2040 and launches FIFA Climate Strategy

Thu, 04 Nov 2021 - 02:06 GMT

FIFA Climate Strategy consists of four pillars and three key goals that will put FIFA on the path to climate-friendly performance.

FIFA and World Health Organization mark two-year anniversary of MoU

Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 08:10 GMT

FIFA and the World Health Organization (WHO) today mark the two-year anniversary of a strategic collaboration aimed at promoting and protecting the physical and mental health of people worldwide.

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