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#FIFA

# fifa - Thursday 11 July, 2019

From TheJournal.ie It's time for women's sport to take the prime time stage following the success of the World Cup Insights And Opinion

It's time for women's sport to take the prime time stage following the success of the World Cup

The curtain may be falling on this inspiring episode in women’s sport, but it can’t be the end of the story.

# fifa - Sunday 7 July, 2019

USA star Rapinoe tells Fifa president she wants action on equal pay

Gianni Infantino congratulated the player, and she had a message for him.

# fifa - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Collina 'surprised' by furore over refereeing at Women's World Cup

There have been several controversial refereeing decisions at the Women’s World Cup, but Pierluigi Collina has defended the new laws.

# fifa - Friday 21 June, 2019

Fifa reduces encroachment punishment after World Cup controversy

The rule change comes ahead of the knockout stages in France.

# fifa - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

# fifa - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

'I want to sue him' - Sepp Blatter hits out at Infantino and Fifa

The current president is running unopposed in his bid for a second term as the head of world football’s governing body

# fifa - Saturday 11 May, 2019

FAI 'welcome visit' from Fifa delegation to Dublin having met with Uefa president Ceferin

An FAI delegation met with the Uefa president on Tuesday and will welcome Fifa to Dublin next week.

# fifa - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

RTÉ and TG4 join forces to show every game of this year's Fifa Women's World Cup

The two networks have reached an agreement to broadcast the tournament to Irish viewers.

# fifa - Friday 5 April, 2019

Phil Neville says England women must earn equal pay

The former Manchester United defender, who took charge of the Lionesses last year, praised Fifa’s increase in prize money.

# fifa - Thursday 4 April, 2019

Pele 'doing well' after treatment in Paris hospital

The 78-year-old was receiving antibiotics prior to the long flight back to his home country.

# fifa - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

German FA president resigns over payment and gift scandals

Reinhard Grindel apologised for accepting a €6,000 watch from Hryhoriy Surkis, a UEFA vice-president and honorary president of the Ukrainian football federation.

# fifa - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Spain legend Xavi says 48-team World Cup in Qatar 'will not be good'

‘It’s good for football to have 32. That’s more than enough,’ he added.

# fifa - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Southgate rules out England exit before Euro 2020

After guiding the Three Lions to a World Cup semi-final, the 48-year-old says he is unfazed by links to Premier League clubs.

# fifa - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

Chelsea appeal Fifa's two-window transfer ban and could still make summer signings

World football’s governing body confirmed ‘any decision on the sanction remaining in place during the appeal process’ is still to be taken.

# fifa - Wednesday 27 February, 2019

Nantes make formal complaint to Fifa as Cardiff miss first Sala payment

The clubs are wrangling over payment of the transfer fee following the tragic death of the striker last month.

# fifa - Friday 22 February, 2019

Chelsea placed under transfer ban for next two windows

The club have been punished for breaching rules on the international transfer and registration of players under the age of 18.

# fifa - Monday 18 February, 2019

'You can avoid all this questioning if they change the rule on it' - O'Shea on Declan Rice controversy Unimpressed This post contains videos

'You can avoid all this questioning if they change the rule on it' - O'Shea on Declan Rice controversy

The West Ham youngster switched international allegiance from Ireland to England last week.

# fifa - Sunday 10 February, 2019

From TheJournal.ie 'Like an episode of Winning Streak': Video game loot boxes exposing children to gambling, Dáil hears Online

'Like an episode of Winning Streak': Video game loot boxes exposing children to gambling, Dáil hears

Future gambling legislation could include provisions on loot boxes in video games.

# fifa - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

Fifa exploring possibility of 48-team 2022 World Cup - Infantino

The tournament takes place in Qatar in three years.

# fifa - Wednesday 21 November, 2018

Fifa president Infantino predicts best ever World Cup in Qatar

FIFA’s decision to award Qatar the 2022 World Cup has been heavily criticised.

# fifa - Wednesday 7 November, 2018

Players in breakaway European Super League could be banned from World Cup

Fifa president Gianni Infantino has warned teams of the consequences of stepping away from the organisation.

# fifa - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

Wolves reach €18 million agreement for Portugal's number one

After the Portuguese side went to Fifa to demand compensation for the goalkeeper, the two teams have now worked out an agreement.

# fifa - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Northern Ireland block Kyle Lafferty from playing for Rangers on Sunday following international no-show

The Fermanagh-born striker ruled himself out of Northern Ireland’s Nations League games this week.

# fifa - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Fifa seek to double number of women footballers by 2026

Fifa is aiming for 60 million women footballers worldwide, while professionalising clubs and national leagues.

# fifa - Friday 5 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie FIFA maker EA Sports issues statement to describe Cristiano Ronaldo rape allegations as 'concerning' Kathryn Mayorga

FIFA maker EA Sports issues statement to describe Cristiano Ronaldo rape allegations as 'concerning'

The footballer’s relationship with his sponsors could be in jeopardy over the allegations.

# fifa - Thursday 27 September, 2018

VAR given green light for Champions League use from next season Var

VAR given green light for Champions League use from next season

The technology will also be used at the 2020 European Championships.

# fifa - Monday 24 September, 2018

Surprise as Salah's Merseyside derby strike wins Fifa Puskas award Puskas Award This post contains videos

Surprise as Salah's Merseyside derby strike wins Fifa Puskas award

The Liverpool forward beat competition from the likes of Gareth Bale, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.

World Cup-winning boss Deschamps beats Zidane to Fifa's best coach award

Croatia’s Zlatko Dalic was also in the running at Monday’s Fifa Best Awards in London.

# fifa - Thursday 20 September, 2018

Two nations share Fifa rankings top spot for the first time ever as Ireland drop one place

World Cup winners France and third-placed Belgium both sit at the summit.

# fifa - Thursday 30 August, 2018

Welsh FA hold talks over 'Home Nations' bid for 2030 World Cup

A ‘Home Nations’ tournament held across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland is a possibility, with discussions being held.

# fifa - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

Trump gives media red card after meeting Fifa boss Infantino

The head of football’s governing body met the US president on Tuesday to discuss the 2026 World Cup.

# fifa - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

'Wantonly greedy' former Brazil federation president Marin given four-year jail term

He’s the first person to be imprisoned as the result of the U.S. investigation into Fifa corruption.

# fifa - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

England preparing bid to host 2030 Fifa World Cup

Having missed out in 2006 and 2018, the FA are looking into the possibility of securing the finals in 12 years’ time.

# fifa - Sunday 29 July, 2018

Qatar World Cup organisers deny 'black operations' claim

Allegations of nefarious schemes by the successful bid team for the 2022 World Cup have been strongly denied.

# fifa - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

No room for Neymar as Fifa name 10 Player of the Year contenders

Don’t worry, Kylian Mbappe, Mo Salah and Raphael Varane all made the cut this time.

# fifa - Friday 13 July, 2018

Fifa wants TV cameras to avoid any 'suggestions of sexual connotations'

Football’s world governing body sent AFP a statement about its policy.

Fifa confirms no positive World Cup doping tests, starts investigation into England chants

The governing body has confirmed that all doping tests from the tournament have come back negative.

# fifa - Monday 9 July, 2018

Croatia sack former international over Vida's 'pro-Ukraine' video

The pair came under scrutiny after releasing what was construed as a politically motivated message across social media

# fifa - Sunday 8 July, 2018

Croatia star Vida could be in hot water over allegations of anti-Russian comments

The defender appeared in a social media video after last night’s World Cup quarter-final win over Russia.

# fifa - Friday 6 July, 2018

Fifa president Infantino invites trapped Thai soccer team to World Cup final

Gianni Infantino is hopeful the children and their coach can be rescued and taken to the showpiece event.

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