La Paz, Jan 21 (IANS) The 2014 FIFA World Cup Trophy arrived in Bolivia as part of its promotional world tour prior to the start of the games in June in Brazil, this year's host country.
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Madrid, April 2 (IANS) FIFA, the ruling body of world football, Wednesday banned Spanish football giants FC Barcelona from signing any new players until the summer of 2015.
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The Hague, March 29 (IANS) Guus Hiddink will return as head coach of the Dutch national football team from Aug 1 this year, with Danny Blind and Ruud van Nistelrooy as his assistants, the Dutch footb... Read more
Rio de Janeiro, March 21 (IANS) FIFA has begun a final operational inspection of Brazil's 12 World Cup stadiums before football's showpiece tournament kicks off in June.
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Rio de Janeiro, Nov 29 (IANS) Five-time World Cup winners Brazil have returned to the top 10 in the latest FIFA rankings released Thursday.
Friendly victories over Chile and Honduras earlier this mo... Read more
Rio de Janeiro, June 10 (IANS) Spain and Uruguay raise the Group B curtain at Recife's Arena Pernambuco Sunday in a fixture laden with European-based stars. The less-fancied Tahiti and Nigeria open t... Read more
Sao Paulo, Dec 3 (IANS) Work resumed in the stadium here that will host the first match of the 2014 World Cup after the accidental death of two workers last week leading to a suspension in constructi... Read more