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Brazil Leaves Maracana Out Of World Cup Qualifiers

The Brazilian football confederation (CBF) has scrapped plans to stage October's World Cup qualifier between Brazil and Chile at the Maracana stadium.

FIFA U-17 World Cup Draw: India To Take On USA In The Opening Match

The official draw of FIFA U-17 World Cup was held in Mumbai and 24 teams got placed in six groups.

15 Things You Should Know About The U-17 FIFA World Cup To Be Held...

It’s just months before football takes over India as they host the U-17 World Cup. It's the first major football tournament India will host

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Unlikely Link Of European Stars To India’s World Cup Campaign

The FIFA Under-17 World Cup is just about three months away and preparations are underway and in full swing in Europe for the Indian team.

Loew Happy With Germany’s Young Football Generation

German head coach was happy when a young B-team drew 1-1 with South American champions Chile, one of the favorites for the 2017 Confed Cup.

FIFA U-17 World Cup: All You Need To Know About The Group Stage Draw

The biggest sporting event, FIFA U-17 World Cup, is set to take place in India in the month of October from 6th to 28th.

Your Ticketing Guide To The FIFA U-17 World Cup To Be Held In India

The ticket pricing for the upcoming FIFA Under-17 World Cup has been set a lower limit of Rs 40 during the first phase of ticket sales.

FIFA U-17 World Cup: India Will See A Brand Of Football It Has Not...

FIFA U-17 World Cup's tournament director Javier Ceppi says India will see a brand of football it has not witnessed so far.

Why 48 Teams In The Expanded FIFA World Cup Could Be A Win For...

Football is all about numbers. It’s a game of two halves, 4-4-2 formations, 11 players and as many goals scored as possible.

Chinese President Xi Jinping Meets FIFA President Infantino

Chinese President Xi Jinping met with FIFA president Gianni Infantino on Wednesday at the Great Hall of the People in the heart of Beijing.

Australian Gov’t Backs A Bid To Lure The 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup

The Australian government has on Tuesday confirmed it has backed a national bid for Australia to host the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup.

Lippi’s Team Suffer Injury And Suspension Before World Cup Qualifier Against Syria

China national team coach Marcello Lippi is facing tough challenges ahead of their crucial 2018 World Cup qualifier against Syria on June 13.

Belgium Outclass Estonia 2-0 In World Cup Qualifiers

Visiting Belgium beat Estonia 2-0 with ease on Friday in the 2018 FIFA World Cup European qualifiers Group H.

Germany Dismantle San Marino 7-0 In FIFA World Cup Qualifiers

Germany reaped the sixth win in as many games after beating San Marino 7-0 in Group C of FIFA 2018 World Cup qualifiers.

Saudi Arabia Apologise For Not Observing Minute’s Silence For London Terror Attack Victims

The Saudi Arabian Football Federation (SAFF) apologised for not observing a minute’s silence for victims of the London terror attack.

England Stars Put To Test By The Royal Marines Ahead Of World Cup...

England locked horns with Scotland in some high-octane clashes in the past, both on the football pitch and also on the battleground.

Arsenal Player Hector Bellerin Spotted With A Mystery Woman

Arsenal’s Hector Bellerin was snapped holidaying on a beach relaxed in Formentera with a mystery woman after winning FA Cup against Chelsea.

VIVO To Sponsor FIFA World Cup 2018 And 2022

Chinese smartphone and software maker Vivo announced on Wednesday that they have agreed with FIFA to sponsor 2018 and 2022 World Cup tournaments.

Gerard Pique To Study Business, Media, Sports And Entertainment At Harvard

Pique has seemingly started to prepare for life outside of football which also gives a push to retirement rumours.

Neymar Equals Real Madrid Legend Puskas’ Record In Copa Del Rey Final

Neymar scored Barcelona's second goal in a Copa del Rey, becoming the first player to score in three consecutive finals.

HAIL WENGER! Arsenal Are Champions Of FA Cup For The 13th Time

Arsenal flew out of the traps and controversially went ahead in the fourth minute as pressure on Wenger eases with yet another trophy.

‘We’d Prefer To Win The Premier League’ – Fabregas Not Bothered By FA Cup...

Cesc Fabregas has boasted that he'd rather have won the Premier League this season than the FA Cup, hours after losing the final to Arsenal.

Barcelona Favorites, But To Face Tough Challenge Against Alaves In Copa del Rey Final

After getting out of the Champions League and losing La Liga to Real Madrid, the Cup would end a season on a high note for Luis Enrique.

Arsenal Vs Chelsea LIVE FA Cup Final: Showdown At Wembley

Catch All The LIVE FA Cup Final Action on FootTheBall.

“Referees Influenced The Outcome Of The La Liga Title”: Pique

"I sincerely think that the referees influenced the outcome of the title, but I won't be drawing up a list to back myself up," said Pique.

Arsenal vs Chelsea FA Cup Final: Will Wenger Paint The Town Red Or Can...

Pride will be at stake when Antonio Conte’s Chelsea lock horns with Arsene Wenger’s Arsenal in the FA Cup final clash on Saturday.

Hazard Flaunts Team Mate Zouma’s Cooking Skills On Twitter Ahead Of FA Cup Final

After securing the premier league title, the Blues now have their eyes on FA Cup when they face rivals Arsenal on Saturday.But unlike others, Chelsea stars Eden Hazard and Kurt Zouma have adopted the...

Chelsea Cancel Premier League Victory Parade In Light Of Manchester Terror Attack

Chelsea have canceled their Premier League victory parade originally scheduled on Sunday following Monday's terror attack in Manchester.

Copa Libertadores: Santos Go Top, Chapecoense Await Appeal

Brazil's Santos secured top spot in their Copa Libertadores group on Wednesday with a 4-0 victory over Sporting Cristal of Peru.David Braz netted a brace while former Brazil international striker Ricardo Oliveira and Vitor...

Putin Pledges To Ensure High-Level Preparations For Upcoming Football Events In Russia

Russia will host the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup from June 17 to July 2 in four cities and the 2018 FIFA World Cup from June 14 to July 14.

Ahead Of FIFA U-17 World Cup, Indian Colts Beat Italy’s Young Azzuri 2-0

The Indian U-17 Football team has defeated Italy U-17 by 2-0 at Arizo, Italy on Friday.

First Stadium For Qatar World Cup 2022 Completed… And It’s Got Air Conditioning

The Khalifa International stadium was opened in 1976 but has undergone large-scale renovation for the major competition in 2022.

Barcelona Legend Puyol Launches FIFA U-17 World Cup Tickets In India With Sports Minister...

The tickets for the FIFA U-17 World Cup was launched on Monday by none other than Spanish and Barcelona legend Carles Puyol.

Cristiano Ronaldo Likely To Visit India For FIFA U-17 World Cup Draw

The AIFF have now held talks with the representatives of Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo.

FIFA Approves 48-Team World Cup Slots, Play-Off In Host Nation

Asia will have eight slots at the 48-team World Cup from 2026 onwards, and the five other confederations of the FIFA will also see increases, the FIFA council decided on Tuesday.

Iran Fails To Reach Final Of FIFA Beach Football World Cup

Iran lost to Tahiti on penalty shootout and failed to book a place in the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017.

EXCLUSIVE: KING OF EUROPE Cristiano Ronaldo Drops Massive Hint About India Visit

Huge boost for Indian football fans as Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has dropped a massive hint about visiting India.

BREAKING: Lionel Messi’s Four-Match International Ban Overturned On Appeal

The FIFA Appeal Committee has upheld the appeal lodged by the Argentinian Football Association, on behalf of the player Lionel Messi.

Iran-Montenegro Set To Collide In World Cup Warmup International Friendly

Iran will play a friendly match against Montenegro in preparation for a 2018 World Cup qualifier against Uzbekistan.

CONMEBOL Chief Confirms 2019 Copa America Will Feature 16 Teams

The 2019 Copa America in Brazil will be expanded to 16 teams, according to the head of South American football governing body CONMEBOL.

PSG Eye Third Successive Coupe de France As French Giants Struggle In The Ligue...

PSG are one step away from a third straight success at French Cup after beating a second-string Monaco 5-0 at Parc des Princes on Wednesday.

FIFA Confirms South America Will Have 6.5 Spots At World Cup 2026

FIFA President Gianni Infantino confirmed Wednesday in Santiago that the Conmebol will have 6.5 spots in the 2026 World Cup.

Frankfurt Beat Monchengladbach On Penalties To Book Spot In German Cup Final

Frankfurt overcame Borussia Monchengladbach 7-6 on penalties to secure a ticket for the final in Berlin following the semifinal on Tuesday.

Didier Drogba Trolls Arsenal With Hilarious Tweet As Chelsea Legend Says He’s Returning For...

Didier Drogba has hilariously trolled Arsenal after the Gunners reached the final of the FA Cup to set-up a date with Chelsea.

Arsenal Vs Manchester City: One Last Shot At Silverware

With title aspirations all but over, scraping into the top 4 so as to be able to provide European football as an attraction to not only hold on to but also add further star...

Chelsea Defender Garry Cahill To Miss FA Cup Semi-Final Against Tottenham

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte said Friday that it is too soon for the England center back to return to action.

Chelsea Vs Tottenham Hotspurs: FA Cup Semifinal Just Got The Biggest Showdown In Years

It’s a battle everyone is awaiting to see, with Premier League leaders Chelsea taking on the second placed Tottenham Hotspurs. With only four points separating them, the showdown at Wembley on Saturday is going...

Graft Ballooned Price Tag Of Brazil’s World Cup Stadiums

Costliest stadium was Brasilia's, which was projected to entail 238 million dollars but consumed 447 million dollars of taxpayers' money.

FIFA Grants Permission To CONMEBOL To Try Video Assistant Referee System

The technology is likely to be tested in the Copa Libertadores and Copa Sudamericana in the second half of the year.

Chinese Electronics Giant Hisense Becomes Official Sponsor Of 2018 FIFA World Cup

Hisense will be able to associate its logo with the forthcoming major FIFA events, as well as numerous other rights.