Blatter committed FIFA to a rental contract with the building’s owner, insurance firm Swiss Life, that requires paying €295 million through 2045 at above-market rates, the football organisation said.
Supported by famous athletes, representatives of football academies and journalists, young participants held over 50 events this season and acquired an impressive Guinness World Records title for the largest online football lesson.
Polish captain Robert Lewandowski was voted the Best Men's Player while England's Lucy Bronze took the prize for Best Women's Player at a virtual ceremony in Zurich.
Standout ties in the Europa League first knockout stage include Tottenham v Wolsberg, and Lille v Ajax.
Football for Friendship is an International Children’s Social Programme which unites kids worldwide. Its aim is for kids to share their experiences, meet new friends and learn from one another whilst promoting a health and human values.
The legendary striker, nicknamed ‘Pablito’, was famed for his performance in the 1982 World Cup where his six goals propelled Italy to the title.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says the Premier League should have a clear protocol for when there is a clash of heads or concussion.
The football star died of a heart attack on Wednesday, aged 60.
Before the Argentine arrived, Napoli had never won Serie A. After he left, they never won it again.
Fans mourning the death of Argentine footballer Diego Maradona scuffled with police outside Casa Rosada, where his coffin is lying in state.
As controversial as he was talented, Maradona is a gigantic loss for the beautiful game.
Football's governing body is preparing to mandate clubs to allow at least 14 weeks of maternity leave paid at a minimum two-thirds of a player’s full salary.
The Balkan nation triumphed in Thursday's play-offs along with Hungary, Scotland and Slovakia to complete the 24-team line-up for the pandemic-delayed tournament.
Greg Clarke, also a vice president of FIFA, was also accused of inappropriate terms in reference to South Asian and gay players.
Russia has allowed thousands of people to attend sporting events in recent weeks including Champions League games and an F1 race.
Cash-strapped clubs in the English Football League are in desperate need of financial support to prevent many of them from going out of business
COVID-19 cases are causing concern that football may be put on hold again as Germany appears to be dealing with a second wave of the virus.
These last eight months of pandemic have deprived us of our lives as we knew them, but among all our routine, one might have been hit the hardest: our freedom to move. Athletes were particularly badly hit as training and games were cancelled across the world.