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FIFA reportedly disappointed with Ronaldo not attending its award

According to report, FIFA is furious with Cristiano Ronaldo, over his failure to turn up at The Best awards gala in Milan on Monday night.

I built my career on hard work, integrity, consistency and God –...

Samson Siasia, the former Super Eagles’ Chief Coach on Wednesday, September 4th in Abuja said he has appealed against the life ban slammed on him by world football governing body, FIFA.

Breaking: Siasia appeals FIFA’s life ban

Former Super Eagles Coach Samson Siasia said on Thursday he had lodged an appeal against his life ban from the game by world football...

For the first time since 1979, Iranian female fans will be...

For the first time since 1979, Iranian female fans will be allowed entry into the stadium to watch men’s football World Cup qualifying match...

I will clear my name – Samson Siasia denies bribe allegation...

Former Nigeria International Samson Siasia has denied the allegations levelled against him by FIFA accusing him of collecting bribes for the purpose of match-fixing...

Samson Siasia banned for life by FIFA over match-fixing

Samson Siasia, a former Nigerian football player and National team coach, has been banned for life by world governing body, FIFA after he was found guilty of match-fixing. 

Messi, Ronaldo, Van Dijk top list of FIFA best player nominees

World football governing body, FIFA, has officially announced the nominees for their prestigious ‘The Best Men’s Player Nominees’.

FIFA approves Women’s World Cup expansion from 24 to 32 teams

Football’s world governing body FIFA has approved the expansion of the Women’s World Cup from the existing 24 teams to 32 for the 2023 edition.

See complete list of FIFA best 10 for ‘Best Men’s Player...

Football’s governing body FIFA has announced its nominees for the prestigious ‘Best Men’s Player Of The Year’. DD gathered that five-time winners Lionel Messi and...

FIFA sets December 11 for Qatar 2019 Club World Cup

World football governing the body, FIFA, has confirmed December 11 to December 21, 2019, as the date for the 2019 FIFA Club World Cup, according to Bureau of the FIFA Council.

Super Falcons refuse to leave their hotel in France over NFA’s...

Nigerian Super Falcons players staged a sit-in protest last night, refusing to leave their hotel in France until all of their outstanding bonuses are paid, following the team's elimination from the Women's World Cup.  

Eagles move to third position in Africa on FIFA ranking

The Super Eagles are now ranked third in Africa after moving up four places to 42 in the latest FIFA ranking released on Thursday.

Chelsea slammed with transfer ban for next two windows

FIFA has banned Chelsea from signing new players in the next two transfer windows after breaching rules relating to the registration of players under 18.

Nigerians lacking electricity isn’t FG’s problem – Fashola

If you don’t have electricity, it is not the Federal Government’s problem, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has declared.

AFCON 2019: Sierra Leone disqualified from competition

Sierra Leone has been disqualified from the 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifying competition, the Confederation of African Football said on Monday.

My goal was the most beautiful – Ronaldo faults FIFA for...

Juventus superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo, has claimed he was wrongly overlooked for the FIFA goal of the year award, insisting that his overhead kick for Real Madrid against Juventus last season was the “most beautiful”.

See top 10 as Super Eagles moves one place up in...

The Super Eagles have now moved one place from 49th position to 48th in the new FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking as Belgium and France share the top spot for the first time in the table’s 25-year history.

FIFA new law may force Nigerian star out of Chelsea

Nigerian international, Kenneth Omeruo, could be forced out of Chelsea by FIFA new law on loan deals. The law could force the club to drastically change the way they manage their squad.

Modric reveals what’ll happen if he doesn’t win FIFA Best Player...

Real Madrid midfielder, Luka Modric, has insisted individual awards are not as important as a successful team.

NFF crisis: Pinnick lauds Buhari’s intervention as Nigeria escapes FIFA ban

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has expressed its sincere appreciation to President Muhammadu Buhari for his intervention which averted a FIFA suspension for the country on Monday.