Messi beats van Dijk and Ronaldo to win FIFA Best honour
Barcelona star Lionel Messi has beaten Cristiano Ronaldo and Virgil van Dijk to the Best FIFA Men's Player award.
Iran 'assures' FIFA women can attend World Cup qualifier
Attention has been focused on Iran since a woman killed herself after being detained for trying to enter a football match. FIFA has been pushing for Iran to lift a 40-year-old ban on women attending matches.
FIFA imposes life ban on Botswana official for bribery
Mooketsi Kgotlele, the former head of the Botswana Football Association, has been banned for life for accepting bribes in relation to international matches. Which games were concerned remains a mystery.
FIFA accused of failing Afghan sexual abuse victims
While FIFA celebrates women's football at the World Cup in France, it tramples it underfoot in other regions. For its president Gianni Infantino, the sexual abuse of Afghan national players is only an annoying side note.
Reelected head Gianni Infantino says FIFA scandals over
Gianni Infantino has been reelected president of FIFA, after running unopposed. He said that the organization has been transformed into being "synonymous with credibility."
Putin honors Fifa's President with state medal over World Cup
Russian president Vladimir Putin awards FIFA President Infantino with the Order of Friendship for his "enormous contribution in the organization of the 2018 FIFA World Cup." "I would simply like to thank you dear president and thank all the people of Russia and congratulate you as well for having hosted and organized the best World Cup ever last year ", says FIFA President Gianni Infantino during the ceremony.
Ceferin re-elected unopposed as UEFA president for four-year term
Slovenian Aleksander Ceferin was re-elected unopposed on Thursday as president of European soccer's ruling body UEFA, urging mutual respect between his organisation and world soccer's governing body FIFA.
President Trump meets with FIFA President Gianni Infantino
FIFA President Gianni Infantino presented President Trump with his very own red card during a meeting at the White House on Tuesday.