Russia to seek humane solution of homeless pets during FIFA World Cup

Moscow |Thursday, 2018 10:45:04 PM IST

Russian Sports Ministry has vowed to ensure that the problem of homeless pets in big cities that will host FIFA World Cup matches will be resolved in a humane way, Deputy Sports Minister Pavel Novikov

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FIFA President congratulates Minerva Punjab FC

New Delhi | Thursday, Mar 22 2018 IST

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has congratulated Minerva Punjab FC, the recently crowned Hero I-League 2017-18 champions. In a letter to All India Football Federation (AIFF) Chief Praful Patel, In

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Construction at World Cup stadium in Samara still behind schedule, says FIFA

SAMARA | Wednesday, Mar 21 2018 IST

FIFA warned on Wednesday that a huge amount of work still needs to be done to get the stadium in Samara ready for the World Cup which kicks off on June 14. With less than three months remaining before

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FIFA satisfied with high tempo of World Cup ticket sales

Moscow |Tuesday, 2018 7:45:07 PM IST

The worlds governing football body, FIFA, is satisfied with the progress in ticket sales for the 2018 World Cup, which kicks off in 11 cities across Russia this June, a FIFA official said on Tuesday.

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FIFA experts satisfied with Yekaterinburg Arena’s readiness

Moscow |Tuesday, 2018 7:15:06 PM IST

Experts from football's governing body, FIFA, are satisfied with the readiness of the football arena in the Russian Urals city of Yekaterinburg for hosting matches of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, a FIFA o

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FIFA approves video assistant referees for 2018 World Cup

Bogota |Saturday, 2018 12:15:06 PM IST

FIFA has approved the use of video assistant referees (VARs) in this year's World Cup in Russia, the international football governing body has said.

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