Football

— 6 April 2022

Russia withdrew its appeal

End of story. Against all odds, the Russian Football Federation has withdrawn its appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against FIFA’s decision to ban its national... Read more »

— 1 April 2022

Russia maintains its dual bid

Their bid to host the 2028 and 2032 European Football Championships seems to be over, but the Russians are not giving up. Alexey Sorokin (pictured above), the former general... Read more »

— 31 March 2022

Qatar gets a sports museum

Qatar does not shy away from anything. This week, the Gulf state opened a museum entirely dedicated to sport. Not surprisingly, it is one of the largest in the... Read more »

— 24 March 2022

COVID messes up in Oceania

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to disrupt world football. FIFA has announced that it has been forced to change the format of the Oceania Zone qualifying tournament for the 2022... Read more »

— 23 March 2022

France strengthens its project

France’s bid for the 2025 UEFA Women’s Euro is gaining momentum. The French Football Federation (FFF) unveiled on Tuesday 22 March, the day before the deadline for submitting projects... Read more »

— 17 March 2022

FIFA opens door for Ukrainian players

The war in Ukraine remains a priority for FIFA. Still awaiting a decision from the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) following the Russian Football Federation’s appeal against its... Read more »

— 14 March 2022

Guinea changes everything

The organising committee of the African Cup of Nations (CAN) in Guinea in 2025 has been changed. A presidential decree, signed by the head of the ruling junta, Colonel... Read more »

— 9 March 2022

Russia referred to CAS

It had announced it would do so, and it has kept its word. The Russian Football Federation (RFF) has referred the case to the Court of Arbitration for Sport... Read more »