A baby, a son and a magnate feature in FIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with new emperors in Japan and a new king in Africa.
From Jairzinho to Emmanuel Amuneke, FIFA.com takes a look at the special footballing 'gifts' which were delivered on 25 December, Christmas Day.
FIFA.com presents you with 11 young players who have hit the headlines this year and who are likely to continue doing so in the future.
The FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 was a thrilling tournament enjoyed by well over a million spectators. Enjoy some of the main stats from the tournament, courtesy of FIFA.com.
Records, goals and a new name on the trophy: just three things to come out of an incredible few weeks of action at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017. We wrap up the tournament that led England's triumph and the sub-continent going football mad.
A Saturday night in Kolkata, India, will live long in the memory of striker Rhian Brewster and his England team-mates after they became FIFA U-17 World Cup winners.
Football may be a team sport, but a few select players delivered such outstanding individual performances over the course of the 22 days at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 as to merit and receive special recognition.
After 52 games in 22 days, the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 has its champion: England. In a repeat of the European U-17 Championship final in May, the Three Lions again faced Spain, this time emerging victorious after coming back from 2-0 down to win a thrilling game 5-2.
England came from two goals down to defeat Spain 5-2 and win their first-ever FIFA U-17 World Cup title in front of 66,684 in Kolkata, India, on Saturday.
Having missed his penalty in the UEFA U-17 EURO final against Spain, England captain Joel Latibeaudiere and his side are looking for revenge in the FIFA U-17 World Cup India final against their European opponents.
Ahead of the final at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 in Kolkata on Saturday, Spain captain Abel Ruiz gave an exclusive interview to FIFA.com.
On Saturday at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Stadium in Kolkata, the final two matches of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 will take place. But have you ever wondered what happens before the games are played?
With the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 set to conclude on Saturday in Kolkata, media gathered at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan Stadium for a closing press conference on Thursday.
Sol Campbell, who is serving as a member of FIFA Technical Study Group (TSG) at the FIFA U-17 World Cup, speaks to FIFA.com about his impressions of the tournament, finalists England and Spain and host country India.
Only one confederation will be represented in the final of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 on Saturday, as England and Spain booked their places for the climax in Kolkata.
Wednesday's win over Brazil at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 made it four major finals that England youth teams have reached in 2017.
A second hat-trick in as many matches from Rhian Brewster led England into the final of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 after a 3-1 victory over Brazil in Kolkata on Wednesday.
Thanks to his FIFA Interactive World Cup triumph, Spencer ‘GORILLA’ Ealing earned an invitation to The Best FIFA Football Awards™ in London on Monday.
FIFA has decided to move the venue of the semi-final between England and Brazil, due to be played on 25 October 2017, to Kolkata’s Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan Stadium, where the match will kick off at 17:00 local time.
FIFA’s Deputy Secretary General Zvonimir Boban helped deliver new equipment to the historic Hackney Marshes footballing complex in London, in an event which will provide a legacy of The Best FIFA Football Awards™ being hosted in the city.
FIFA.com spoke to England forward Rhian Brewster following his hat-trick display versus USA in the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.
Mali and England reached the semi-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 and will compete for a place in the final on Wednesday.
A hat-trick from Rhian Brewster led England to the semi-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 after a 4-1 victory over USA in Goa on Saturday.
George Weah’s kid emulating a FIFA World Cup milestone-maker and a striker surpassing some of the sport’s greatest-ever teenagers feature in FIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with miss-kicks and spot-kicks.
Any football fan knows that England have a chequered history when it comes to penalty shoot-outs – and their past record makes for uncomfortable reading.
Iran, Spain, England and Mali emerged victorious in the day’s four Round of 16 ties at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.
England goalkeeper Curtis Anderson saved a penalty and converted one of his own in a shoot-out victory over Japan that sees the Three Lions into the quarter-finals at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.
Ahead of their Round of 16 match versus England, FIFA.com sat down with Japan striker Keito Nakamura, and decided to turn the interview into a game of 'Either ... or…'.
36 of the 52 matches at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 are already behind us, and we now approach the business end of the tournament – the knockout stage.
Five more teams joined England in completing the Round of 16 picture at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017, with France, Honduras, Iraq, Japan, and Mexico all securing their spots on Saturday.
Daniel Loader scored a second half brace as England ran away from Iraq 4-0 to make it three wins in Group F at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.
After starting off their FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 campaign impressively with two wins from two matches, some of the English youngsters took time out of their schedule to impress in a different way.
Excitement is building prior to FIFA’s flagship event and ticket requests have been high since 14 September: 3,496,204 tickets have been requested so far as the first sales period concludes today.
After arriving amid expectation and high hopes, Mexico and Jairo Torres have failed to ignite as they had expected so far at India 2017. That does not mean they'll be throwing in the towel before a climactic meeting with Chile.
England and France booked their spots in the Round of 16 at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 after both sides made it two wins from two in group play on Wednesday.
England again impressed in Group F at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 after holding off a furious Mexican rally to win 3-2 and qualify for the Round of 16.
With the qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ approaching their end and more and more teams securing their places at next year’s finals, the first ticket sales period for FIFA’s flagship tournament is soon to conclude.
Anyone who saw England's win in their opening FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 match will no doubt have been impressed by their No14 Callum Hudson-Odoi.
The highly-rated Jadon Sancho was at the heart of the action all night, as an impressive England ran out to a comfortable 4-0 win over Chile in Kolkata, as Group F at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 got underway.
The FIFA U-17 World Cup gets going on 6 October, but how will you be able to keep up with the excitement at India 2017? Do not worry, as FIFA.com will have you covered wherever you are.
FIFA.com speaks to England’s Eric Dier, who was raised in Portugal, about how his upbringing forged him as the player he is today, and his hopes for reaching the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia.
FIFA.com previews the 17th edition of the FIFA U-17 World Cup, as India plays host to some of football's stars of the future from 6 to 28 October.
FIFA.com looks at the spectacular thunderbolt which earned Nemanja Matic a second nomination for the FIFA Puskás Award.
Shortly before the FIFA U-17 World Cup gets underway in India, FIFA.com takes a closer look at some of the most impressive facts and figures surrounding the history of the tournament, the participating teams and the upcoming edition of the competition.
What's The Best FIFA Men’s Coach finalist Antonio Conte like as a manager? FIFA.com collects the thoughts from the men who know the Italian's coaching qualities more than anyone: his players.
On the back of Olivier Giroud’s scorpion kick for Arsenal against Crystal Palace being nominated for the FIFA Puskás Award, FIFA.com takes an in-depth look at the superb goal which made the 10-person shortlist.
With just ten days remaining until the FIFA U-17 World Cup kicks off in India, the official squad lists for the tournament have been announced.
Both have been among the goals and accolades this year, both are set to pull on the colours of Arsenal this season, but English and Dutch Lionesses Jodie Taylor and Vivianne Miedema have got to that point via very different routes.
The Football Association have announced that England women's national team manager Mark Sampson's contract has been terminated with immediate effect.
While N'Golo Kante's presence at the centre of Leicester City's fairytale triumph brought him into the spotlight, his reprisal of the role with Chelsea has kept him there - even if he would rather not be.