2013 Fifa News
Men's shortlists for FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014 revealed
Four days after announcing the names of the candidates for the FIFA Women's World Player of the Year and the FIFA World Coach of the Year for Women's Football for 2014 awards, FIFA and France Football have today revealed the names for the men's ...
FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014 Candidates Named: Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and ...
FIFA announce 23-man shortlist for 2014 Ballon d'Or award
X-raying FIFA's Ballon d'Or 23-man shortlist
USA falls to 23rd in FIFA world ranking, lowest since June 2013
A couple of draws have cost the U.S. men's national team six places in the monthly FIFA ranking. Jurgen Klinsmann's side is 23rd in the world in the ranking released Thursday, down six spots from 17th after a pair of 1-1 draws against Ecuador and Honduras.
World Cup seeds Switzerland slide out of FIFA top 10
US Falls To Its Lowest Spot In 16 Months In The New FIFA Rankings
FIFA World Coach of the Year shortlist: Jose Mourinho, Manuel Pellegrini and ...
Chelsea's Jose Mourinho, Manchester City's Manuel Pellegrini and Manchester United's Louis van Gaal are among the managers named on FIFA's 10-man shortlist for World Coach of the Year. But Brendan Rodgers, who led Liverpool to second in the Premier ...
Nigeria set to avoid FIFA suspension after court case is dropped
He instructed them to find a solution to the crisis that threatened to rule the Super Eagles out of attempting to reach next year's finals in Morocco to defend the title they won under Keshi in 2013. Nigerian media suggested that Keshi had been ...
Fifa Ballon d'Or 2014: English football not included among nominees
Ahead of them, though, Ronaldo (28 per cent of the vote in 2013) and Messi (25 per cent) will not be fighting off rising stars from England. Neymar (Brazil), James Rodriguez (Colombia) and Eden Hazard (Belgium) will nibble away at the La Liga double ...
Abby Wambach, Nadine Angerer and other soccer stars sue FIFA over World ...
Washington Post (blog)
Among the applicants attached to the suit are FIFA's 2013 Women's Player of the Year Nadine Angerer of Germany and FIFA's 2012 Women's Player of the Year Abby Wambach of the United States. Sixteen other players also signed onto the suit: Samantha ...
Women's World Cup to be played on turf, FIFA insists
Women file lawsuit against FIFA over World Cup turf
FIFA's third-party ownership crusade has major implications in S. America
By the time he moved to Barcelona in 2013, the player's value more than quadrupled. Barça bought the player outright from Santos, DIS and Neymar's father for a reported €57 million. The transfer touched off a series of legal proceedings and contributed ...
Dynamo Theory (blog)
Men's World Cups on Turf could be "sooner rather than later", says FIFA ...
Dynamo Theory (blog)
"As mentioned earlier and confirmed by the FIFA Executive Committee back in March 2013, the stadiums and training sites will be of the highest standard, which means, in terms of the FIFA quality program, two stars. Here, I want to reiterate FIFA's ...
The amazing, continuing cluelessness of FIFA
Canadian Soccer Association denies targeting players involved in turf lawsuit
Ingesson passes away aged 46
IF Elfsborg have announced the death of their 46-year-old manager Klas Ingesson to cancer. Ingesson, who played for Sheffield Wednesday for two years during a far-reaching career, had been suffering from multiple myeloma since 2009. Despite contracting ...
TPO in America: How would FIFA's third-party ban affect USA leagues?
Traffic owned Colorado Rapids defender Gale Agbossoumonde's rights from 2009 to 2013, after he turned down an MLS offer. His involvement with the agency touched off a global odyssey that spanned from NASL to Portugal, Sweden and Germany before ...
Work towards TPO ban continues