De Boer ready for multi-faceted adventure with Atlanta

14.01.2019

Benin's Squirrels on track for the future

14.01.2019

Almoez Ali nets four, trio advance 

13.01.2019

Former South Africa striker Phil Masinga dies aged 49

13.01.2019

Trio leap into Round of 16

12.01.2019

Three more sides confirmed their places in the next round of the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 with comfortable wins across the board. FIFA.com rounds up all the action from Matchday 8 as IR Iran, Iraq and Saudi Arabia all made sure their campaigns will live beyond the group stage.

China, Korea Republic advance to Round of 16, Australia beat Palestine

11.01.2019

Marcelo Lippi’s China PR and Paulo Bento’s Korea Republic joined Jordan in the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 Round of 16 after victories over the Philippines and Kyrgyz Republic respectively in Group C. Earlier in the day, holders Australia bounced back after their shock opening 1-0 defeat by Jordan by beating Palestine 3-0 in Group B.

Work to build new Home of Football in Egypt's capital kicks off

11.01.2019

Innovative and sustainable sporting grounds in Istanbul

11.01.2019

FIFA President concludes African tour in Burkina Faso

11.01.2019

Yesterday, following a visit to the Republic of Benin, the FIFA President, CAF Vice President Constant Omari, FIFA Secretary General, Development Director for Africa and the Caribbean regions Véron Mosengo-Omba, Regional Office Development Manager El Hadj Wack Diop and members of the FIFA administration travelled to Burkina Faso.

FIFA sign historic Memorandum of Understanding with Benin

10.01.2019

Following a visit to the Togolese Republic, FIFA President Gianni Infantino, CAF Vice President Constant Omari, FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura, Development Director for Africa and the Caribbean regions Véron Mosengo-Omba, Regional Office Development Manager El Hadj Wack Diop and members of the FIFA administration travelled to the Republic of Benin.

Teranga Lions leading Africa's pride

10.01.2019

Senegal ended 2018 as the leading African side in the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking, climbing up to 23rd, three places ahead of Tunisia.

FIFA President honoured during Togo visit

10.01.2019

Following an earlier visit to the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, the FIFA President, CAF Vice President Constant Omari, FIFA Secretary General, Development Director for Africa and the Caribbean regions Véron Mosengo-Omba, Regional Office Development Manager El Hadj Wack Diop and members of the FIFA administration yesterday travelled to the Togolese Republic.

FIFA visit Mauritania for inauguration of impressive Chekha Boidiya Stadium

09.01.2019

FIFA President Gianni Infantino, CAF Vice President Constant Omari, FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura, Development Director for Africa and the Caribbean regions Véron Mosengo-Omba, Regional Office Development Manager El Hadj Wack Diop and members of the FIFA administration travelled from Dakar, Senegal, after attending last night’s CAF African Football awards, to Mauritania.

Japan, Uzbekistan survive scares, Qatar beat Lebanon

09.01.2019

Matchday five at the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 was another testament to the growing competitiveness of the Asian game as two stalwarts of the continent were victorious, but not after undergoing tricky tests.

Salah named African Player of the Year

09.01.2019

Bayern beckons for World Cup winner Pavard

09.01.2019

FIFA President and FIFA Secretary General visit Senegal ahead of the CAF Awards

08.01.2019

FIFA President Gianni Infantino, President of Senegal Professional Football Association Saer Seck, President of Senegal Football Association (FSF) Augustin Senghor, FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura and members of the FIFA administration visited FIFA’s Regional Development Office in Dakar, Senegal’s capital.

Iraq edge Vietnam in thriller, Saudis cruise past Korea DPR

08.01.2019

Iraq star Ali Adnan scored a sumptuous free-kick in the 90th minute to bring the Lions of Mesopotamia all three points in a fascinating back-and-forth duel with Vietnam in Group D. In the day’s final match, four different goalscorers helped Saudi Arabia cruise to a comfortable 4-0 victory over Korea DPR in Group E.

Egypt to stage 2019 Africa Cup of Nations

08.01.2019

FIFA President and FIFA Secretary General complete fruitful trip to Guinea-Bissau

07.01.2019

FIFA President Gianni Infantino, FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura, Development Director for Africa and the Caribbean regions Veron Mosengo-Omba and members of the FIFA administration travelled to Guinea-Bissau this morning to meet with Football Federation of Guinea-Bissau (FFGB) President Manuel Lopes Nascimento.