Oct 05, 2015

Xavi: Spain believed we could beat anyone in 2010

The Al Sadd midfielder talks about his earliest memories of the FIFA World Cup, Diego Maradona, Spain’s memorable triumph in South Africa and the passion for football in the Arabic world.
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Sep 21, 2015

FIFA opens tender in France for media rights

FIFA has opened an invitation to tender (“ITT”) for media rights in France, Monaco, Andorra and French overseas territories for the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017, the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ and the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar™.
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Sep 04, 2015

Fossati: Suarez is Uruguay's most influential player ever

Colourful Uruguayan coach Jorge Fossati discusses his eventful career which in recent years has been intertwined with Qatar, shares his views on La Celeste and also on the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
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Sep 02, 2015

Khalifa International Stadium growing skywards as structure completion approaches

The first proposed host venue for the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar™ is to be completed in late 2016.
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Aug 19, 2015

Boumsong: World Cup is a unifying force

A player who has travelled the world in the name of football, Jean-Alain Boumsong sat down to discuss Old Firm passions, how Cameroon reacts to its national team and a dancing Zidane at Germany 2006.
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Aug 17, 2015

Laudrup: This part of the season is great

In our interview of the week, Denmark legend Michael Laudrup chats to about his coaching philosophy, success in Qatar, legacy at Swansea and gives his prediction as to the outcome of Spain's title race.
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Jun 05, 2015

Roberto Carlos: Neymar will help Brazil win the World Cup again

Roberto Carlos speaks to about the Barcelona-Juventus showdown, Neymar’s progression, Real Madrid’s appointment of Rafa Benitez, and Brazil’s chances at the FIFA U-20 World Cup and the FIFA Women’s World Cup.
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May 30, 2015

Current allocation of FIFA World Cup™ confederation slots maintained

Chaired by FIFA President Blatter, the FIFA Executive Committee held its first meeting in its new composition today at the Home of FIFA in Zurich.
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May 20, 2015

Brazil shares World Cup knowledge with Qatar

An event was held in Qatar this week to pass on key experiences and lessons learned from the Brazil 2014 LOC to their counterparts in Qatar, the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy and national stakeholders.
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May 19, 2015

Reduced Task Force agrees on proposal for International Match Calendar 2018-2024

A reduced Task Force met today at the Home of FIFA and reached a consensus about a concrete proposal for the International Match Calendar 2018-2024.
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May 15, 2015

Farah: In football, you never know what's going to happen

Double-Olympic track champion and avid Arsenal fan Mo Farah spoke about his excitement at the first FIFA World Cup to be held in the Middle East ahead of Friday's Doha Diamond League race.
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May 04, 2015

Ardiles: Winning a World Cup stays with you for life

Argentina and Tottenham Hotspur legend Osvaldo ‘Ossie’ Ardiles sat down with to discuss the significance of winning the FIFA World Cup on home soil, what Qatar can expect at the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 later this month, Harry Kane's development, his compatriot Lionel Messi and much more.
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