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PUBLISHED ON MAY 27, 2021 08:35 PM IST
South Korea moved atop its World Cup qualifying group on Thursday without kicking a ball after FIFA voided all results involving North Korea.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 22, 2021 03:16 PM IST
All the players and support staff of the Indian football team have tested negative for Covid-19 after arrival in Qatar
PTI | , New De;hi
UPDATED ON MAY 19, 2021 03:32 PM IST
Sunil Chhetri made a return after recovering from Covid-19 infection as a 28-member Indian football squad leaves for Doha on Wednesday.
UPDATED ON MAY 16, 2021 10:52 AM IST
- The move comes after the country had already withdrawn from the Olympic Games in Tokyo this summer because of concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 11, 2021 10:52 PM IST
FIFA president Gianni Infantino said it was crucial that the member associations are satisfied with the recent labour reforms that have "benefitted tens of thousands of workers across Qatar".
PTI | , Zurich
PUBLISHED ON MAY 10, 2021 05:20 PM IST
Experts will monitor from seats in the stands to identify possible brain injuries that may have been missed, team doctors will also have instant access to video replays.
Reuters | , Dubai
UPDATED ON APR 17, 2021 04:28 PM IST
The president of global soccer body FIFA, Gianni Infantino, said in February that World Cup matches would play to full stadiums in Qatar next year.
Lausanne | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON MAY 23, 2019 06:28 AM IST
FIFA said it had abandoned the expansion plans “following a thorough and comprehensive consultation process” which led to the conclusion that “under the current circumstances such a proposal could not be made now”.
Doha | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON DEC 13, 2018 11:17 PM IST
Speaking at a press conference after a three-day FIFA summit in the Qatari capital, Gianni Infantino said the idea had widespread backing from associations across the globe.
Kuala Lumpur | By AFP
UPDATED ON OCT 31, 2018 02:06 PM IST
Infantino said an expanded tournament would see Asia’s allocation rise from 4.5 places to 8.5, raising cheers from the delegates assembled at a luxury hotel in the Malaysian capital.