News from FIFA
FIFA launches first-ever digital platform dedicated to professional football
FIFA launched the FIFA Professional Football Landscape, the first-ever digital database comprising key facts and figures on players, clubs, transfers and top-tier competitions across all 211 member associations.
European Council President and FIFA President discuss the role of football in the post-COVID-19 world
European Council President Charles Michel and FIFA President Gianni Infantino stressed that football, given its unique global footprint, can play a key role in promoting social values that are central to the European Union (EU), building bridges between regions and people and helping societies recover in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino attends historic agreement between UAE and Israel Fas
The football associations of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Israel have signed a historic memorandum of understanding (MoU) in a ceremony held in Dubai, which was attended by FIFA President Gianni Infantino, UAEFA President Sheikh Rashid bin Humaid Al Nuaimi and IFA President Oren Hasson.
FIFA and UNODC join forces to encourage football to speak out against match-fixing
FIFA and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) have joined forces during the International Anti-Corruption Day, for a new campaign encouraging football to speak out against match-fixing and to raise awareness about FIFA’s confidential reporting platforms.
FIFA Council passes landmark reforms for female players and coaches, agrees further steps in COVID-19 response
The FIFA Council has passed landmark reforms to better protect female players and football coaches, and approved several additional measures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.