Preliminary draw for FIFA World Cup 2022 to be held on December 7

With FIFA World Cup 2022™ preliminary-competition action already under way in Africa, Asia and South America, UEFA’s 55 member associations are [...]

Malta drops two places in FIFA Ranking

Despite the draw with Latvia, Malta dropped two places in the FIFA/Coca-Cola Ranking and is now ranked 186th. Malta earned a point in a 1-1 draw with [...]

Bureau of the FIFA Council approves FIFA COVID-19 Relief Plan regulations

USD 1.5 billion available to football community, including men’s and women’s professional, youth and grassroots football, through a system of combined [...]

Malta still 184th as FIFA Ranking remains unchanged

As the football world continues to recover slowly from the COVID-19 pandemic, the latest FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking remained practically [...]

UEFA approves 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifying draw procedure

During a second meeting of the UEFA Executive Committee on Thursday, the draw procedure for the European Qualifiers 2021/22 leading to the 2022 FIFA [...]

FIFA Ranking remains static as the world continues to fight Covid-19

Photo: © Domenic Aquilina/MFA Although club football has slowly restarted or been scheduled to restart in various leagues around the world, the spread of [...]

FIFA proposes up to five substitutions per match on a temporary basis

FIFA has proposed that teams should be allowed to make up to five substitutions per match, instead of the usual three, as a temporary measure. The idea [...]

FIFA starts immediate financial support to member associations in response to COVID-19 impact

FIFA will release all operational funding due to member associations for the years 2019 and 2020 in the coming days as the first step of a relief plan to [...]