FIFA

  • India can qualify for 2022 FIFA World Cup: Tendulkar 24-12-2013 12:04 AM

    Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly welcomed the FIFA U-17 World Cup in India, and Tendulkar said that India could surely qualify for the 2022 football World Cup. ...
  • India in spotlight after getting to host U-17 football WC 06-12-2013 10:12 PM

    The other countries that were in the contention to host the competition were South Africa, Uzbekistan and Republic of Ireland. ...
  • Match-fixing in football: How deep is the rot? 05-02-2013 11:57 PM

    Football expert Novy Kapadia wants FIFA to clamp down on match-fixing after European police claimed Monday that several matches were fixed worldwide over the last few years. ...
  • FIFA reacts to Europol's fixing revelations 05-02-2013 08:45 PM

    "FIFA and the football community are committed to tackling this problem but we won't succeed alone," the apex body said. ...
  • Too early to rate Messi as the greatest footballer 08-01-2013 10:03 PM

    CNN-IBN's football expert Novy Kapadia said, Lionel Messi has to win a World Cup for Argentina to be called one of the greatest footballer. ...
  • Afghan women dare to play football despite threats 10-06-2011 10:40 AM

    Women football players in Afghanistan are facing worse obstacles from daily disapproval to anonymous death threats. ...
  • Is the football World Cup bidding fixed? 03-12-2010 10:30 PM

    The hosting of 2018 FIFA World Cup was awarded to Russia while Qatar was named host for 2022 but reports from England allege that the bidding was rigged. ...
  • Tech Toyz: Football finale special 10-07-2010 07:59 PM

    Tech Toyz look at the biggest sporting spectacle in the world: the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa. ...
  • Octopus Paul: Is the West as superstitious as India? 08-07-2010 11:52 PM

    Octopus Paul has been correctly predicting the outcome of FIFA World Cup matches. ...
  • Football WC: Protest against vuvuzela grows 14-06-2010 02:00 PM

    Many officials and players have complained to FIFA about the high-decibel sound of vuvuzela. ...
  • Bengal mangoes make it to the FIFA World Cup 12-06-2010 09:36 AM

    Around 100 tonnes of mangoes from Malda will be sold at several food courts in South Africa during World Cup. ...
  • Can India ever make it to FIFA WC finals? 10-06-2010 11:05 PM

    Ayaz Memom , Dino Morea, Karim Bencherifa and Shyam Thapa join the debate on CNN-IBN at 9.00 pm. ...
  • Al-Qaeda plans to strike FIFA World Cup 18-05-2010 10:10 AM

    With less than a month before the 2010 FIFA World Cup, security is emerging as a major issue. ...