FIFA increases squads to 26 players for 2022 World Cup

FIFA has approved bigger 26-man squads for the World Cup in Qatar, deciding Thursday to extend football’s relaxation of rules that help coaches and players during the COVID-19 pandemic. The … Read More

Havertz’s late penalty seals world club crown for Chelsea

Chelsea was crowned as the FIFA Club World Cup champion for the first time as Kai Havertz struck home a penalty deep into extra time to break the hearts of … Read More

Ranjita and Dhar: Busting a myth by officiating in I-League Qualifiers

Ranjita Devi and Ri-iolang Dhar are busting the myth that women cannot officiate in a men’s game as both are enjoying their refereeing assignments at the ongoing I-League qualifiers here. … Read More

Venezuelan footballers accuse ex-coach of sexual misconduct

Two dozen players from Venezuela’s women’s national football teams have accused a former coach of sexual harassment and abuse. The players signed a letter making the allegations against Kenneth Zseremeta, … Read More

European women’s football leagues warn against FIFA World Cup plan

Women’s football leagues across Europe joined UEFA on Monday in criticizing FIFA plans for biennial men’s and women’s World Cups, claiming both would threaten how the women’s game is developing. … Read More