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Jan 13, 2017
Fifa's 48-team World Cup: Portugal coach hails decision, says it will make event more competitiveFifa's expansion of the World Cup to 48 teams from 2026 will make football's showpiece tournament "more competitive", Portugal coach Fernando Santos said Thursday.
Jan 11, 2017
Fifa's 48-team World Cup: ‘Political' move slammed by critics while Asia, Africa praise itCritics of Fifa's decision on Tuesday to expand the World Cup to 48 teams were quick to blast it as a politically and money-driven ploy that will be detrimental to football's showpiece tournament.
Jan 10, 2017
Fifa World Cup expansion will allow more teams to 'dream' of participating, says Gianni InfantinoFifa's decision Tuesday to expand the World Cup to 48 teams in 2026 will allow more countries to "dream" of qualifying for the globe's top sporting event, FIFA president Gianni Infantino said.
Jan 11, 2017
Fifa's 48-team World Cup: A quest for power and money that will further erode sport's qualityA World Cup of 48 teams is a victory for pragmatists over purists, for entertainment over sport. This is but a logical product of its time, and so on 10 January 2017, the World Cup died.
Dec 27, 2016
Sunil Chhetri feels I-League, ISL merger will help Indian team improve Fifa rankingAmid uncertainty over the proposed merger of Indian Super League (ISL) and I-League, ace striker Sunil Chhetri on Tuesday said a unified league will open up windows for the national team to play in more Fifa friendlies and give a shot at improving its ranking.
Dec 26, 2016
Fifa U-17 World Cup: DY Patil stadium set to be revamped for tournamentDY Patil Stadium, which is one of the venues for the Fifa U-17 World Cup to held next year in India, is set to have a new look for the mega football event.
Dec 23, 2016
Year In Review 2016: Bengaluru FC the only shining light in another subpar year for Indian footballBengaluru FC's runners-up finish at the AFC Cup was a rare moment of glory in what was another year of discontent for Indian football.
Dec 19, 2016
Fifa president dismisses talk of moving Russia World Cup, says 'we're not doping police'Fifa president Gianni Infantino has ruled out taking the 2018 World Cup from Russia in the wake of the latest findings of the McLaren report.
Dec 17, 2016
Fifa president Gianni Infantino hopes to see improved video refereeing system at 2018 World CupFifa president Gianni Infantino hopes to see video referees used at the 2018 World Cup in Russia -- if its teething problems have been fixed in time.
Dec 16, 2016
Fifa rejects appeal by banned former German official over 2006 World Cup scandalFifa has rejected a bid by Wolfgang Niersbach, a former German Football Association president, to overturn his 1 year ban from football.