Tuesday 3 March 2015
 
»
Tag
 
»
Fifa

2022 World Cup final ‘no later than Dec 18’

The World Cup final in Qatar in 2022 should be played no later than December 18, Fifa president Sepp Blatter said on Friday. Blatter, who arrived in Northern Ireland for this weekend's International Football Association Board

More…

Clubs to get no compensation for winter World Cup

Soccer clubs will not be offered compensation for losing players to a 2022 winter World Cup in Qatar, Fifa's secretary general Jerome Valcke told reporters on Wednesday. The proposed dates for the event, over November and Dece

More…

November/December ‘the best World Cup option’

The Fifa Task Force set up to recommend the best time of year to stage the 2022 World Cup in Qatar were always in an impossible position, from the moment they sat down to consider the options. But Tuesday's recommendation to s

More…

Qatar World Cup ‘must be held in November/December’

The 2022 World Cup must be held in November or December, the head of Fifa's task-force looking into dates for the Qatar tournament told British media. Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al-Khalifa, the Asian Football Confederation head

More…

Clear bias against Qatar, says World Cup panel chief

There has been a "clear bias" against Qatar in the wake of Michael Garcia's Fifa report into the bidding process for the next two World Cups, the Gulf state's 2022 Committee chief Hassan Al Thawadi said on Friday.

More…

Prince Ali confirmed Fifa presidency contender

Fifa have confirmed that incumbent Sepp Blatter, former Portugal forward Luis Figo, Dutch FA president Michael van Praag and Prince Ali Bin Al-Hussein of Jordan have bid to stand for president. Soccer's governing body said in

More…

Winter World Cup ‘could disrupt 50 football teams’

At least 50 football leagues around the world would be adversely affected if the 2022 World Cup in Qatar was held in November and December, the official who originally warned against holding the World Cup there has told Reuters. T

More…

Prince Ali's Fifa push needs AFC support

With the expected backing of European body UEFA, Prince Ali Bin Al-Hussein's hopes of becoming the first Asian president of Fifa will rest on his ability to sway support at home in the Asian Football Confederation. UEFA and AF

More…

Prince Ali of Jordan to stand for Fifa presidency

Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein of Jordan said on Tuesday he would stand for the presidency of world soccer's governing body Fifa later this year. The current Fifa vice-president and head of the Jordanian and West Asian Football Fed

More…

Qatar to become top power rental market

Increasing infrastructure development activities due to the upcoming Fifa World Cup 2022, expanding transportation network, surging investments, growing hospitality sector and changing economic reforms are anticipated to drive the growth of powe

More…
 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›

calendarCalendar of Events

Ads