Tag: FIFA


Iran women inching forward in fight for return to stadiums

Iran Stadium

Women in Iran may get to support their team during a football match to be held in October for the 2020 FIFA World Cup qualification. They will be able to watch their players in action against Cambodia. This will happen for the first time in 40 years. During the World Cup in Russia, Iranian women... » Read more


Qatar to host two FIFA Club World Cups

Qatar to host two FIFA Club World Cups

The next two Club World Cups, in December this year and in 2020, will be played in Qatar as preparation for the 2022 World Cup, Al-Jazeera reported citing the global football governing body FIFA. The seven-team club tournament, which will include European champion Liverpool this year, will be... » Read more


China teams up with FIFA ahead of 2030 World Cup bid

China and FIFA 2030 World Cup bid

The Chinese Football Association (CFA) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with FIFA amid reports over Beijing’s plans to bid for 2030 FIFA World Cup. The agenda of the agreement is to boost the infrastructural initiative in China’s football holistically. The agreement will see... » Read more


UnitedBid wins race to host 2026 World Cup

UnitedBid to host 2026 FIFA World Cup™

The joint UnitedBid 2026 by the US, Mexico and Canada was declared winner of the bid to host the 2026 World Cup on Wednesday, receiving 134 of the 203 votes to defeat the underdogs Morocco which polled 65 in the ballot at a FIFA Congress held in Moscow on the eve of this year’s World Cup. The... » Read more


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