Pierluigi Collina feels additional assistant referees will still be required if goal-line technology is made available in UEFA competitions.
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Ahead of February's presidential vote, the Italian candidate and UEFA general secretary has pledged a 40-team World Cup and greater transparency within the governing body.
Saturday, January 16, 2016
Prince Ali bin al-Hussein has written to FIFA over concerns relating to bloc voting between the Asian and African football confederations.
Friday, January 15, 2016
Jose Angel Sanchez has claimed FIFA has "opened files on many European clubs" and initiated disciplinary proceedings against English teams for transfer irregularities.
Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Homophobic chanting during 2018 World Cup qualifying has led to FIFA fining six football associations, including Argentina and Mexico.
FIFA firing of the secretary general, who already was suspended from all soccer-related activities, takes effect immediately.
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
Lionel Messi has shown off his own unique pair of platinum Adidas Messi 15 boots to commemorate winning his fifth Ballon d'Or award on Monday.
FIFA's ethics committee's investigatory chamber is appealing the bans handed out to Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini.
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo will doubtless be in the running again, but who could end their dominance of the game's most prestigious individual prize next year?
Tactical voting, bad jokes, a cringe-worthy ceremony and strange selections saw FIFA's famous gala endure an embarrassing edition Monday - and it's nothing new, writes Ben Hayward.
Monday, January 11, 2016
Josep Maria Bartomeu insists Lionel Messi has plenty more good years left in him and will win the Ballon d'Or again in the future.
Paul Pogba is determined to win the FIFA Ballon d'Or at some stage in the future and pip Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo to the trophy.
Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo remains hungry for success and wants to score 500 more goals in the remainder of his career.
Lionel Messi was pleased with the way his situation at Barcelona has changed over the past 12 months after a difficult period.
Lionel Messi has won the 2015 Ballon d'Or, but who did the likes of Robert Lewandowski, Wayne Rooney, Bastian Schweinsteiger and Zlatan Ibrahimovic name in their top three?
Iran manager and former Manchester United assistant Carlos Queiroz snubbed Cristiano Ronaldo in favor of Barcelona forward Messi while Joachim Low opted for Manuel Neuer
Barcelona ace Lionel Messi was over the moon to lift the FIFA Ballon d'Or again after having to settle for second place in 2013 and 2014.
The World Cup Golden Ball winner capped her standout year with another honor, beating out Germany's Celia Sasic and Japan's Aya Miyama.
The U.S. national team coach has earned the prize over England's Mark Sampson and Japan's Norio Sasaki.
The Chelsea winger and PSG striker have made the cut - but who else has been voted into the second-string side by their peers?