A mathematical explanation, a positional transformation and the daddy of debuts feature in FIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with a familiar office for the French and the end of long unbeaten runs.
Apart from a handful of minor surprises, the first day of the Grand Final of the FIFA Interactive World Cup 2017 in London largely stuck to the script, with the pre-tournament favourites all advancing to the quarter-finals. FIFA.com takes a look back at Wednesday’s intriguing group phase.
Ahead of The Best FIFA Football Awards coming to London on 23 October, FIFA.com looks back on five memorable games hosted at the city's most iconic football arena: Wembley Stadium.
Scotland and Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths speaks to FIFA.com about scoring two superb free-kicks in three minutes against England in June, the technique he employed and his team's hopes of claiming an unlikely World Cup berth.
England, Germany, the Netherlands, and Spain have qualified for the 2018 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup after securing their spots through this year’s UEFA Women’s U-19 Championship.
A huge team, a little striker, an veteran midfielder and fresh champs feature in FIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with Real retention and climbing Poles.
After climbing to the top of youth world football with their victory at the FIFA U-20 World Cup, England's Young Lions will now look to take that success into the club season, with the English Premier League kicking off.
As the FIFA Interactive World Cup 2017 descends on London, three of those competing for the coveted trophy will be enjoying the competition on familiar soil. Will home advantage play its part?
It is fitting that the stars of the footballing world will descend on London on Monday 23 October, when the city plays host to The Best FIFA Football Awards™, due to the English capital's place in the beautiful game's history.
A breathtaking back-heel, set-piece wizardry, spot-kick incapacity feature in FIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with a Brazilian equalling an Alessandro Del Piero feat and the end of unprecedented hegemony.
Denmark and the Netherlands will contest the final of the UEFA Women’s EURO on Sunday 6 August after recording semi-final victories against Austria and England, respectively, on Thursday.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Carli Lloyd were crowned as king and queen of world football at the inaugural The Best FIFA Football Awards in Zurich. It is perhaps fitting that the upcoming edition of the awards will be hosted in a city fit for royalty: London, England.
Ronaldinho, named World Player of the Year in 2004 and 2005, looks ahead to The Best FIFA Football Awards Gala in October, revealing his three favourites in the men’s category and what it takes to win the accolade.
Thought of as one of the most successful coaches in German football history, Helmut Schon holds the World Cup record for most matches as coach (25). FIFA.com goes behind the record and takes a closer look at Schon's achievement.
History was made everywhere you looked as England, Denmark and Austria made it into the semi-finals of the UEFA Women's EURO 2017.
The UEFA Women’s EURO 2017 in The Netherlands has reached the end of the group stage and FIFA.com takes a look back at the tournament so far.
Star Mexico forward Javier 'Chicharito' Hernandez has returned to the English Premier League, signing with West Ham United from Bayer Leverkusen.
Spain forward Alvaro Morata has signed a five-year contract with English Premier League champions Chelsea after spending multiple seasons with Real Madrid.
A son scourging his father, a Gallic elf grilling some Spanish free-scorers and some Lionessess running wild feature in FIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with foreigners on Merseyside and at the ESPYS.
After winning the FIFA U-20 World Cup, the UEFA European U-19 Championship and reaching the European Under-21 Championship semi-finals, England U-17 have plenty of inspiration to draw from ahead of India 2017.
This week features Wayne Rooney sharing some insight into his move back to Everton, Xavi makes his next career move clear and Syria captain Ahmad Al Salih talks about his country's incredible Russia 2018 qualifying campaign.
The UEFA Women’s EURO 2017 kicks-off in the Netherlands on Sunday as the hosts take on Norway. FIFA.com previews the three-week tournament where for the first time, 16 teams will battle it out for European glory.
After 12 months dogged by injury, England's Fran Kirby heads in to the UEFA Women's EURO full of confidence after a goal-laden end to a title-winning campaign with Chelsea and has her eyes on more silverware.
Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku is a Red Devil for both club and country after joining Manchester United from fellow English Premier League side Everton.
Compatriots sharing a big birthday celebration feature in FIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with a set-piece specialist, a supersub, an unbelievable upset and a game that lasted longer than two days.
Lionesses striker Toni Duggan has joined Barcelona from Women’s Super League outfit Manchester City women, becoming the first English player to join the Spanish side since Gary Lineker in 1986.
FIFA.com visited Sport 4 Life UK to see the impact the UK-based charity - backed by FIFA's Football For Hope programme - is having on young people, improving their employability and life skills through the power of football.
The remarkable ratios of two of Europe’s most deadly hitmen feature in FIFA.com's latest stats review, along with a 16-year-old, a rapid goal, costly keepers and drought destroying in Bouake and Suwon.
The FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 ended in scintillating style in Suwon as England won their first ever title at this level. Fittingly capping off a tournament graced by dazzling moments, both individually and collectively, the Young Lions and Venezuela put on a final befitting a fine three weeks of action.
England face Scotland, Spain and Portugal at the European Championship, with coach Sampson eager to make history with the Three Lionesses.
After a stunning tournament that stumbled at the final tournament, Venezuela's Ronaldo Lucena tells FIFA.com that he is leaving the FIFA U-20 World Cup a proud player.
We hear from adidas Golden Ball winner Dominic Solanke and England team-mate Freddie Woodman, who clinched the adidas Golden Glove, as well Italy's Riccardo Orsolini - who took home the adidas Golden Boot.
After making history at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017, England's all-conquering Young Lions spoke to FIFA.com about lifting the trophy in Suwon and overcoming Venezuela.
After England lifted the trophy for the first time, FIFA.com reviews all of the awards winners at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017.
England made history in Suwon as they claimed their first FIFA U-20 World Cup, capping off a scintillating tournament with a 1-0 win over Venezuela in a pulsating final.
England edged Venezuela 1-0 in a thrilling FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 final thanks to a first-half strike from Dominic Calvert-Lewin at the Suwon World Cup Stadium.
In crowd for the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 final will be 100 specially-selected soldiers thanks to an initiative by Visa.
The second instalment of the sixth round of European qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ was notable for a dramatic Group F draw between Scotland and England at Hampden Park and a thumping win for Germany over San Marino that consolidated the world champions’ position at the top of Group C.
FIFA.com sit down with FIFA U-20 World Cup final captains Lewis Cook and Yangel Herrera to talk England, Venezuela and the climax to Korea Republic 2017.
FIFA.com reports from Scotland, where a clutch of Celtic players - unbeaten in 47 domestic games this season - have been called upon to revive the national team's flagging FIFA World Cup hopes.
England forward Dominic Solanke speaks with FIFA.com moments after leading the Young Lions to their first ever FIFA U-20 World Cup final.
With 50 games gone and just two remaining, look back at some of the memories caught on video which we will be cherishing from the FIFA U-20 World Cup once the title is lifted on Sunday 11 June.
The final of the FIFA U-20 World Cup has been decided, after England and Venezuela both came from behind to seal passage to Suwon and send themselves into their first appearances in the tournament showpiece.
England came from behind to beat Italy 3-1 and advance to the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 final thanks to second-half strikes from Dominic Solanke and Ademola Lookman.
FIFA.com pays a visit to Street League, a Football for Hope-supported charity enjoying great success in using the beautiful game to help unemployed people find their way into the workplace.
FIFA.com sat down with England’s No1 Joe Hart to discuss his time in Italy, the spirit in the Three Lions camp after a tough year and the redemptive road to Russia 2018.
After booking their spot in the FIFA U-20 World Cup semi-finals with victory over Mexico, eyes turned to the outstanding showing from goalkeeper Freddie Woodman. The modest goalkeeper was not having that, though.
An intense pair of quarter-finals saw an all-European affair get teed up in the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 semi-finals as England and Italy fought their way into the final four.
England edged Mexico 1-0 thanks to a second-half strike from Dominic Solanke to book the last semi-final ticket at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017.
Mexico's defensive midfielder and captain Alan Cervantes speaks with FIFA.com to preview his side's crucial quarter-final against England and talks about his contentment of not being in the spotlight.