Thursday, December 1, 2022

FIFA

Zakir Naik met Muslim Brotherhood hate preacher before reaching FIFA venue in Qatar

 Indian fugitive and hate preacher Zakir Naik met Muslim Brotherhoods Omar Abdul Kafi who inspired the Stockholm bomber of 2010. "Zakir Naik before reaching #FIFA Qatar, met the #MuslimBrotherhood's hate-preacher Omar Abdul-Kafi, who inspired #Stockholm suicide bomber Taimur Abdulwahab. Previously,...

No alcohol sales permitted at Qatar’s World Cup stadium sites: FIFA

In a reversal, alcoholic beer will not be sold at Qatar’s World Cup stadiums, world soccer governing body FIFA said in a statement on Friday.The announcement comes two days before Sunday’s kickoff of the World Cup, the first to...

FIFA boss urges WC ceasefire in Ukraine

The chief of soccer’s world governing body FIFA issued a plea on Tuesday for a ceasefire in the war in Ukraine for the duration of the World Cup, calling for all sides to use the tournament as a “positive...

India has been a fantastic host of U-17 Women’s WC: Infantino

FIFA president Gianni Infantino praised India on Sunday for hosting the U-17 Women’s World Cup well.Infantino was felicitated by AIFF’s new office bearers, executive committee members, and the technical committee in Navi Mumbai ahead of the U-17 Women’s World...

Nagaland NSF Trophy: Fifa, Ura Uvie enter semifinals

Fifa FC and Ura Uvie FC entered the semifinals of the NSF Martyrs’ Memorial Trophy after winning their respective matches at IG Stadium, here on Friday.In the first quarter-final, Fifa FC overcame defending champions Head Hunters FC 2-1. Head...

NSF Trophy: Head Hunters, Fifa in QFs

Head Hunters and Fifa FC continued their imperious forms by securing huge victories on their way to the quarterfinals of the NSF Martyrs’ Trophy at IG Stadium, Kohima on Wednesday.Head Hunters dominated Chedema Unite FC 8-0 while Fifa FC...

Fury at FIFA chief’s kickabout after stadium tragedy

Photos of the FIFA president laughing and clapping during a football match with local officials weeks after a stadium disaster killed 133 people in Indonesia have sparked fury in line in the country on Wednesday.More than 40 children were...

Odisha CM Patnaik launches ‘Football for All’

To promote football among school children, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday launched ‘Football for All’, an initiative by FIFA in Odisha in partnership with KIIT & KISS.Under the initiative, over 43,000 footballs will be distributed to children...

Indonesia football match stampede kills 125

At least 125 people died at an Indonesia’s Kanjuruhan stadium in Malang, when thousands of angry home fans invaded the pitch and police responded with tear gas that triggered a stampede, authorities said Sunday.According to reports, the toll had...

FIFA honours Sunil Chhetri; releases three-episode series on his career

FIFA, the governing body of world football, has honoured Indian football team captain Sunil Chhetri with releasing a three-part series on his life and career.One of the most prolific footballers in India, Chhetri is the country’s all-time top goal...