From one French icon to another, we chat with former Les Bleus star Luis Fernandez on one of his successors, Zinedine Zidane, with the UEFA EURO 1984 winner being full of praise for the Real Madrid boss and tipping him for awards success.
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.
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.
A late penalty by Abel Ruiz sent Spain into the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 after a 2-1 victory over France in Guwahati on Tuesday.
Peru have climbed into the top ten of the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking for the first time in an edition marked by the recent, decisive FIFA World Cup qualifiers.
France captain Claudio Gomes, who plays a key role both on the pitch as a midfielder, and off it in the day-to-day life of the group, lifts the lid on what goes on behind the scenes inside Les Bleuets' camp.
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.
France made it three wins out of three to win Group E after a comfortable 5-1 victory over Honduras at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 in Guwahati on Saturday.
Brothers in tandem, a flying finish for a flying winger and half-centuries for veterans feature in FIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with single-half spree and unbeaten runs.
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.
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.
Two goals by Amine Gouiri gave France a 2-1 victory over Japan in Group E at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 on Wednesday.
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.
France and Portugal became the final two of nine group winners in European qualifying, while Sweden, Greece and Switzerland all finished as runners-up in their respective pools to claim a play-off spot.
France and Portugal booked their places at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ on the final day of Europe's group stage, with the pair earning comfortable wins to top Group A and B respectively, while the play-off line-up was finalised.
FIFA.com runs the rule over the various permutations as a host of nations joust on the final day of Russia 2018 group-stage qualifying in Europe.
In a conversation with FIFA.com, Maxence Casqueret believes France has room for improvement at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.
France, England and Japan kicked off their FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 campaigns with a bang on the third day of the competition, which served up no fewer than 21 goals.
France got their FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 campaign off to an emphatic start with a 7-1 victory over their French overseas territory cousins New Caledonia.
A host of dramatic results in Europe produced some predictably mixed emotions, with joy for France, Sweden, Greece and Switzerland amid pain for the likes of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Netherlands.
In 1993, Bulgaria's Emil Kostadinov ended France's FIFA World Cup dreams with a legendary goal at the Parc de Princes. Now, as the sides prepare to meet again en route to Russia 2018, FIFA.com hears from namesake Georgi Kostadinov on the chances of fresh French heartache.
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 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.
With Massimiliano Allegri, Antonio Conte and Zinedine Zidane having been named as finalists for The Best FIFA Men's Coach 2017 award, FIFA.com takes a step back in time to recall their early days in the dugout.
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.
Gerard Precheur talks FIFA.com through all the steps that led him to a third treble in two years with Lyon last season, a superb achievement that has earned him recognition as one of three candidates for The Best FIFA Women's Coach 2017.
A week after celebrating the official launch of the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ at the Musee de l’Homme in Paris, France celebrates the 100th anniversary of the humble beginnings of the female game.
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.
We continue our look at the FIFA Puskás Award nominees by throwing the spotlight on Moussa Dembele and the 25-pass move that secured the Celtic striker's place on the 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.
FIFA and the Local Organising Committee (LOC) for the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018 today unveiled the Official Emblem of the competition in Rennes, France.
FIFA.com looks back at the statistical week that was in world football including a rare blank for Real Madrid, another landmark passed by Alex Morgan, and goalscoring feats in Colombia, France and Italy.
Radamel Falcao speaks to FIFA.com about Leonardo Jardim's achievements and methods at Monaco, and why the French club's players will be rooting for him to be named The Best FIFA Men's Coach 2017.
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.
The first step on the road to the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 was taken on Tuesday when the Local Organising Committee unveiled the tournament’s Official Emblem and Slogan in Paris.
The Musee de l’Homme, located on Paris’ famous Place du Trocadero, hosted the launch of the Official Emblem and Slogan of the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ today.
The Official Emblem and Slogan of the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 was launched in Paris on Tuesday, the next step in the countdown to the tournament.
The Organising Committee for FIFA Competitions met in Zurich to finalise the procedures for the Final Draw of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, as well as the dates for upcoming FIFA tournaments in 2018 and 2019, and Olympic slot allocations.
Whether at UEFA EURO 1984 or EURO 2016, or at the 1998 FIFA World Cup, France has proven that it can handle major football tournaments with aplomb.
We speak to Mexico's Cristina Ferral on turning professional with Olympique Marseille, relocating to France and her dreams of playing there in two years' time at the FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019.
FIFA.com hears from Lucy Bronze and Wendie Renard, two Lyon team-mates and fellow defenders who have been nominated for the FIFA Women’s Player of the Year award.
A swashbuckling, touch-shy dribble and a goal drenched in drama decorate FIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with starlets from Stuttgart and Montevideo and veterans from Belgrade and Gran Canaria.
The four official Host Cities of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018 have been announced, with the tournament set to grace Concarneau, Dinan/Léhon, Saint-Malo and Vannes in Brittany.
Belgium became the sixth team to book their place at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia with a 2-1 win in Greece, while Luxembourg stunned France and Switzerland kept up their 100 per cent qualification record.
The expected prolific nature of a Selecção attacker and unexpected prolificacy of a Seleção midfielder make FIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with surprising scorelines in Auckland, Harrison, Montevideo, Sofia and Uyo.
The French national women's team has a new coach after Corinne Diacre was appointed to replace Olivier Echouafni on Wednesday.
Back in charge of the Netherlands for a third time after seeming to be on the verge of retirement, Dick Advocaat speaks to FIFA.com about reviving the Oranje's Russia 2018 hopes and restoring the team's battered confidence.
With less than ten months to go until Russia 2018 gets underway, everything is still to play for in Europe as the battle for FIFA World Cup™ places intensifies.
Ousmane Dembele has spoken of having “achieved my dream” after completing his move from Borussia Dortmund to Barcelona.