COURT OF ARBITRATION FOR SPORT (CAS) DISMISSED THE APPEAL OF MUSA HASSAN BILITY

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has issued its decision in the appeal filed by Musa Hassan Bility against the FIFA Ad hoc Electoral Committee’s decision of 12 November 2015 (the FIFA AEC Decision) in which his candidacy for the upcoming FIFA presidential election was refused. The CAS has dismissed the appeal and upheld the FIFA AEC Decision. The FIFA Ad hoc Electoral Committee … Continue reading COURT OF ARBITRATION FOR SPORT (CAS) DISMISSED THE APPEAL OF MUSA HASSAN BILITY

Support SEPT Academy, Kerala : Donate in cash or, in kind

The SEPT is a voluntary organization established in 2004 by a small group of football enthusiasts, currently running 52 football nurseries across Kerala. The academy currently has over 100 trained coaches who are training nearly 2000 children in different age groups between 8-14 years. Under the guidance of a team of experts, talented children below the age of 9 are identified through careful scrutiny at … Continue reading Support SEPT Academy, Kerala : Donate in cash or, in kind

FIFA Emergency Committee decides on several normalisation committees

Under the circumstances which resulted from the recent indictment by US authorities of the president of the Honduran FA (FENAFUTH), Mr Alfredo Hawit, the president of the Guatemalan Football Association (FEDEFUT), Mr Brayan Jimenez, and a member of the FEDEFUT Executive Committee, Mr Hector Trujillo, the Emergency Committee has decided, in accordance with article 33 of the FIFA Statutes and in consultation with CONCACAF, to … Continue reading FIFA Emergency Committee decides on several normalisation committees

Application process open for FIFA’s Female Leadership Development Programme

FIFA is looking for emerging female leaders to take part in the second edition of the Female Leadership Development Programme that will kick off in mid-2016. With a total of 35 places up for grabs, member associations are invited to submit applications by no later than 20 January 2016. FIFA organises the Female Leadership Development Programme in partnership with the THNK School of Creative Leadership … Continue reading Application process open for FIFA’s Female Leadership Development Programme

Football Federation Australia adopts FIFA TMS’s Intermediary Regulations Tool

The Football Federation Australia (FFA) has become the first member association (MA) of the Asian Football Confederation to adopt FIFA TMS’s Intermediary Regulations Tool (IRT). The tool, which is now live at the FFA, is designed to assist MAs in complying with FIFA’s Regulations on Working with Intermediaries and to facilitate their ability to gather and track the required data during the period of the … Continue reading Football Federation Australia adopts FIFA TMS’s Intermediary Regulations Tool

Agenda for The IFAB Annual Business Meeting available now

The agenda for the Annual Business Meeting of the International Football Association Board (The IFAB), which will take place on Thursday, 7 January 2016 at the Royal Garden Hotel in London, is now available on http://www.theifab.com. The ABM acts as a preparatory meeting for the Annual General Meeting (AGM) – the only forum in which changes to football’s Laws of the Game can be made. … Continue reading Agenda for The IFAB Annual Business Meeting available now