Football Champions

So France lost 1-0 to China today. Which sounds bad. And is bad. But take a look at the goal from Deng Zhuoxiang that won it:

Either Deng is better than Pirlo/Juninho/Beckham combined, or every bad thing we’ve heard about the adidas Jabulani World Cup ball is true.

FIFA News

New Zealand are the first team to join hosts Uruguay at the 16-nation 2018 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup after comfortably winning the OFC U-16 Women’s Championship in Samoa on Friday. [read]

Having already tasted CONCACAF Gold Cup success, Darlington Nagbe is intent on making 2017 a year to remember with USA as he hopes to go one better than his father – an African and Liberian legend – b [read]

Following yesterday’s intense group phase action, the 16 quarter-finalists in the Xbox One and Playstation 4 divisions resumed hostilities on Thursday. Germany’s DETO and England’s GORILLA are in the [read]

A panel of FIFA Legends have shortlisted 24 players for The Best FIFA Men’s Player 2017 award. [read]

A panel of women’s football experts have shortlisted ten players for The Best FIFA Women’s Player 2017 award. [read]

A panel of FIFA Legends have shortlisted 12 head coaches for The Best FIFA Men’s Coach 2017 award. [read]

A panel of women’s football experts have shortlisted ten head coaches for The Best FIFA Women’s Coach 2017 award. [read]

In the build-up to Russia 2018, FIFA.com will be highlighting some classic FIFA World Cup images. This week, we look back to the tournament's first edition and its top scorer opening his account. [read]

After slumping to an all-time low in January 2016, Nepal have been climbing back up the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking and now find themselves with realistic dreams of a first ever spot at the AFC Asian [read]