FIFA Stands Firm on Biennial World Cup Reform

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FIFA has once again stood firm on its plans to reform how often the World Cup is played. At a meeting of its 211 members, where they discussed the future of football, delegates were told of the striking benefit of introducing a biennial World Cup. FIFA Stands Firm on Biennial World Cup Reform Revenue Jump […] READ MORE


Gianni Infantino Says Biennial World Cup Opposers Are ‘Afraid’

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FIFA president Gianni Infantino has continued a war of words against those opposing a biennial World Cup. The former UEFA general secretary placed a jab at his former organisation, and the South American federation, by stating they are ‘afraid’ of relinquishing power despite the need for reform. FIFA President Says Biennial World Cup Opposers Are […] READ MORE


Gianni Infantino: The Return of Sepp Blatter’s Legacy

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Earlier this week, FIFA president Gianni Infantino was making more noise. This time it was not focused on the biennial World Cup. Instead, he announced his latest dream: Isreal co-hosting the World Cup with their Arab neighbours, including Palestine. Such an event would be poignant. Is it realistic? Far from it. What the statement shows […] READ MORE


World Cup History of Sweden: The Nearly Men

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Sweden were an early world power of international football, consistently achieving solid results at the Olympics and even finishing third in 1924. This alone is perhaps not enough to warrant the label “world power”, but more was to come. Sweden’sWorld Cup History: The Nearly Men Sweden’s 1934 World Cup Debut After abstaining from the inaugural […] READ MORE



Ben Davies Injury is Major Blow to Wales World Cup Qualifiers

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Tottenham Hotspur and Wales defender Ben Davies has withdrawn from international duty due to injury. Ben Davies Injury Blow before Wales Belgium Clash Two Welsh Defenders Injured Wales FA made a statement: “Ben Davies and Tom Lockyer have both withdrawn from the squad due to injury.” Wales will now face Belgium in the Group E […] READ MORE


FIFA Rejects European Super League Concept

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After much worry of top clubs around Europe splitting to form one big European Super League, many are relieved to hear that the idea has been rejected by FIFA. The idea, reportedly led by the likes of Barcelona, whose former president Josep Bartomeu claimed to have signed up for the competition, has been ’emphatically rejected’ […] READ MORE




Football Legend Diego Maradona Dies at 60

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Argentinian great Diego Maradona has died following a reported cardiac arrest. The footballing icon has passed away aged just 60 years old. Maradona Dies at 60 One of the Greatest of All Time While many disagree on the order, few can argue that Maradona is one of the greatest players to ever grace a football […] READ MORE