Spain sit atop unprecedented podium

La Rojita clinched their country’s first-ever women’s title Mexico and New Zealand also made history Claudia Pina named best player in a tournament with few goals Spain became the fifth country to win the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup, lifting the coveted trophy at Uruguay 2018 and laying to rest the demons of Costa Rica […]

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Gulley and Welly ready for maiden voyage

Justin Gulley will captain Team Wellington at their maiden Club World Cup New Zealand side face host club Al Ain in the curtain-raiser on 12 December Gulley: “We want to prove ourselves on the world stage” For the first time since 2010, Auckland City will not be present at the FIFA Club World Cup. Oceania’s […]

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Martins and Mauritania reaching new heights

“Players don’t improve as if by magic. You need good infrastructure and quality training,” Mauritania coach Corentin Martins told FIFA.com. In the job since 2014, the French tactician is giving his support to the country’s major football transformation. “There was only one league when I came here, but now there are several divisions, youth categories […]

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Women’s World Cup Draw: One day to go

1 In one day’s time, destiny will have spoken. The players from the qualified teams are just one day away from knowing the identity of their group opponents, before embarking on six months of intense preparation in order to be in the best shape possible for the start of the tournament on 7 June next […]

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Women’s World Cup Draw: Two days to go

2 The number of auditoriums at La Seine Musicale, the venue of the Draw for the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™. The main space, La Grande Seine, can accommodate between 2,500 and 6,000 people, depending on the nature of the event, while L’Auditorium has a capacity for 1,150 spectators. Two also represents the number […]

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