Ahly and Esperance vie for African supremacy

Al Ahly and Esperance de Tunis to battle it out in CAF Champions League final The pair already have 10 continental titles between them Winners will qualify for the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2018 Egypt’s Al Ahly and Tunisia’s Esperance de Tunis are on the cusp of glory, as they prepare to go head-to-head […]

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Video Vault: When Brazil’s Inter stunned the world

Brazil’s SC Internacional de Porto Alegre travelled to the FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2006 as champions of South America, harbouring dreams of global glory. In their way stood a formidable giant: FC Barcelona, armed to the teeth with superstars such as Andres Iniesta, Deco and, of course, Brazilian titan Ronaldinho. Faced with a daunting […]

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England climb as their average age plummets

England reach highest ranking spot for five years Impressive win over Spain propelled them into fifth Average age of the line-up was just 24 years old With success at youth levels having been followed by their best performance at a FIFA World Cup™ for almost 30 years, England fans have fair reason to be positive […]

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Marta: My top three Women’s World Cup goals

Marta reflects on her best FIFA Women’s World Cup strikes The Brazilian is the tournament’s all-time top scorer All three of the strikes picked out came against reigning champions USA No-one has scored more FIFA Women’s World Cup™ goals than Marta. The Brazil icon and reigning The Best FIFA Women’s Player holds the tournament record, […]

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FIFA Forward delivers a new pitch for the Zebras

In Gaborone, the capital and largest city of Botswana with 231,626 inhabitants, a new football pitch is big news. With the support of the FIFA Forward programme, a new football pitch was inaugurated at Lekidi Football Center with members of the government and FIFA representatives present at the gathering. The new artificial turf will not […]

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Osorio has big plans for Paraguay

Paraguay’s newly appointed coach speaks exclusively to FIFA.com He explains his reasons for accepting the job and his goals He also has a message for former employers Mexico Juan Carlos Osorio is a busy man. Fresh from leading Mexico to the last 16 of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, the Colombian has just accepted […]

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