Category Archives: FIFA

FIFA unveils logo for 2018 World Cup

FIFA has unveiled the logo for the 2018 World Cup to be held in Russia. Continue reading »

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FIFA unveils Ballon d’Or shortlist, Klinsmann up for World Coach of the Year

FIFA announced shortlists for the Ballon d’Or and World Coach of the Year awards and Jurgen Klinsmann of the U.S. Men’s National Team is nominated. Continue reading »

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FIFA releases statement on handling of Ebola

FIFA have issued a statement regarding precautions taken due to the recent outbreak of Ebola in Africa. Continue reading »

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NWSL stars Wambach, Angerer, Boquete named to 2014 FIFA Ballon d’Or shortlist

Abby Wambach, Nadine Angerer, and Veronica Boquete have all been named to the FIFA 2014 women’s Ballon d’Or shortlist. Continue reading »

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USMNT fall six places to No. 23 in latest FIFA rankings

Due to qualification matches elsewhere in the world and a pair of 1-1 draws in October, the USMNT fell six places to No. 23 in the latest FIFA World Rankings. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Platini champions Financial Fair Play; Chilean official makes WC proposal; and more

UEFA president Michel Platini has claimed that Financial Fair Play is a success so far in a speech made to sports ministers from European Union nations. Continue reading »

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