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Infantino is re-elected as FIFA President until 2023

The 69th FIFA Congress convened today in Paris and, by acclamation, re-elected Gianni Infantino as the President of FIFA until 2023.   The ninth president in

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Damon appointed FIFA Referee Development Officer for Africa

Former World Cup referee Jerome Damon has been appointed FIFA’s Referee Development Officer for Africa. Damon will be working alongside another official from Rwanda and

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Orlando Pirates launch FIFA eSports team

Orlando Pirates Football Club is delighted to announce its first venture into the eSports arena by announcing its official FIFA eSports team.   For the

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Khune urges supporters to come show their love for Bafana

Tickets to Bafana Bafana’s important 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Burkina Faso are still available at all Shoprite, Checkers and Computicket outlets.   The

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FIFA Congress confirms next steps of the bidding process for the 2026 World Cup

FIFA’s 211 member associations assembled today in Manama, Bahrain for the 67th FIFA Congress. The organisation’s supreme body made a few important decisions to validate

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FIFA expand World Cup™ teams to 48 from 2026

The FIFA Council has unanimously decided in favour of expanding the FIFA World Cup™ to a 48-team competition as of the 2026 edition. World football’s

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Ronaldo: My trophies speak for themselves

Cristiano Ronaldo has won the first ever edition of The Best FIFA Men’s Player Award. On a cold and snow-covered evening in the lakeside city

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SA National teams schedule

SA National Teams Fixtures:   JULY 2016   9th: USA vs BANYANA BANYANA – International Friendly Match: 12h00 local time (19h00 SA Time), Soldier Field

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Bafana drawn in a tough group for 2018 FIFA WC qualifiers

Bafana Bafana head coach Ephraim ‘Shakes’ Mashaba says he was happy with the draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia African Zone qualifiers conducted

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FIFA stimulating global development of Technical Directors

“A great team will beat a team of champions”. It is an often used phrase in football, but clichéd or not, it is an adage

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2015 FIFA FIFPro World XI revealed

Who better to select the most stellar team on the planet than the players themselves? Over the last few months, more than 20,000 professional footballers

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Musa Hassan Bility excluded from FIFA’s presidential candidacy list

FIFA’s Ad-hoc Electoral Committee has admitted five candidates for next year’s presidential election, which will take place at the Extraordinary FIFA Congress in Zurich on

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SAFA endorses Tokyo for FIFA top job

The South African Football Association (SAFA)’s National Executive Committee (NEC) on Saturday, 24 October 2015 unanimously endorsed businessman Tokyo Sexwale as their candidate for the

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Puyol: Lifting that trophy was spectacular

On 11 July 2010, five years ago to the day, Carles Puyol had one of the most emotional experiences of his career with Spain’s 1-0

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