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LONDON: English Premier League (EPL) clubs have united in opposing FIFA’s controversial proposal to hold the World Cup every two years.

"All 20 Premier League clubs have discussed the post-2024 International Match Calendar reform process and are unanimously opposed to FIFA’s proposal for biennial men’s World Cups, along with any plans involving significantly extended international windows," the EPL stated Thursday.

Oct 21, 2021 08:10
ZURICH: The FIFA Council has appointed the United Arab Emirates as the new host of the seven-team FIFA Club World Cup 2021 in early 2022, with the precise details to be communicated later. In relation to the current international match calendar for women’s football (2020-2023), the FIFA Council approved three amendments: 
Oct 18, 2021 18:10
LAUSANNE:  The executive board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has taken note of FIFA’s plans to change the football competition schedule and to hold the World Cup every two years. 
Oct 11, 2021 19:10
NEW DELHI: Coinciding with the International Day of the Girl Child, FIFA Monday unveiled an Asiatic lioness, known as Ibha, as the Official Mascot for the tournament to mark exactly one year to go until the tournament kicks off. 
Sep 24, 2021 15:09
LONDON: IMG and FIFA have announced an agreement to market worldwide media rights for the African qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022.
Jun 01, 2021 17:06
ZURICH: FIFA has announced the appointment of the new chief executive officer for the Women’s World Cup 2023 in Australia and New Zealand.
May 27, 2021 18:05
ZURICH: FIFA has launched a consultation process among stakeholders to reflect on the future of global football, with particular attention on:
May 27, 2021 17:05
ZURICH: As part of its overall vision to globalise football and accelerate the growth of women’s football, FIFA has today published a landmark report on the development and professionalisation of elite women’s football landscape around the world.
Apr 19, 2021 20:04
MUMBAI: Football's governing bodies have pushed back furiously at plans announced by 12 European heavyweight clubs from England, Spain and Italy to launch a breakaway European Super League.
Mar 24, 2021 18:03
ZURICH: FIFA has handed its former president Sepp Blatter and secretary-general Jérôme Valcke, both of whom are already serving suspensions, additional bans of almost seven years (six years and eight months) from the game and fined them CHF1 million ($1.07 million) each. 
Mar 17, 2021 17:03
ZURICH: The United Nations deputy secretary-general Ms Amina J Mohammed had a virtual meeting with FIFA president Gianni Infantino, in which they exchanged views on shared priorities and the importance of urgent actions and commitments to implement the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030.