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Portugal unearth a phenomenon Eusebio made his debut for the national team of his adopted country in October 1961 against Luxembourg in a FIFA World Cup qualifier, but it was during qualifying for England 1966 that he really made his mark, scoring seven goals to fire Portugal to a first-ever progression to the FIFA World Cup finals. Although named European Footballer of the Year in 1965, it was at the international game’s showpiece event the following year that Eusebio became a truly global phenomenon – the sort the sport had seldom witnessed before. In their opening first phase match, Portugal… Continue reading

????? Diego Armando Maradona is an Argentine former football player. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest football players of all time. Over the course of his professional club career Maradona played for Argentinos Juniors, Boca Juniors, Barcelona, Napoli, Sevilla and Newell’s Old Boys, setting world-record contract fees. Boca Juniors:- Primera División: 1981 Barcelona:- Copa del Rey: 1983 Copa de la Liga: 1983 Supercopa de España: 1983 Napoli:- Serie A: 1987, 1990 Coppa Italia: 1987 UEFA Cup: 1989 Supercoppa Italiana: 1990 Argentina:- FIFA World Youth Championship: 1979 FIFA World Cup: Winner: 1986 Artemio Franchi Trophy: 1993 75th anniversary… Continue reading

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With the last match of FIFA World Cup™ qualifiers played and the 32 teams headed to Russia confirmed, FIFA has also concluded that the first ever anti-discrimination monitoring system for the qualifie [read]

FIFA.com speaks to former Panama player and coach Julio Cesar Dely Valdes on his country's remarkable achievement in qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, and the road that has led them [read]

While all 32 berths at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ have now been filled, qualification for the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ has only recently begun. FIFA.com takes a look at some of the ear [read]

Al Hilal and Urawa Red Diamonds played to a 1-1 draw in the first leg of this year’s AFC Champions League final, despite the Saudi Arabian club dominating Saturday’s contest in Riyadh. [read]

FIFA.com caught up with Spain's captain Marta Torrejon, with the Barcelona defender hoping to lead her country to the FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019. [read]

This week we feature reaction from around the globe following the final batch of FIFA World Cup qualifiers as the final 32 teams to participate at Russia 2018 were confirmed. [read]

After over five years in charge of the Wales national team, 47-year-old manager Chris Coleman has announced his resignation, according to a statement published by the Football Association of Wales. [read]

Jefferson Farfan, who spent 17 months out of the Peru squad before returning to become the team's play-off hero, reflects on the achievement and explains why "the future’s even brighter [read]

The high point of the launch of the official emblem of the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Uruguay 2018 came when players from the host national team gathered on the stage with legendary striker Diego For [read]