Gianni Infantino

FIFA president calls for severe punishments for clubs whose fans commit racist abuse

Gianni Infantino wants any club whose fans are caught committing racist acts anywhere near a football pitch, to players, staff or officials to immediately forfeit the game they are playing amid other sanctions.

CAF President Patrice Motsepe and FIFA President Gianni Infantino hand the trophy to Mamelodi Sundowns captain Themba Zwane during the African Football League, Final - 2nd Leg match between M

Mamelodi Sundowns style receives plaudits from FIFA boss after African Football League triumph

Mamelodi Sundowns were crowned the inaugural African Football League champions on Sunday night, managing a 3-2 aggregate win over Wydad Casablanca in a display that caught the eye of FIFA president Gianni Infantino.


FIFA president calls for 'full equality' in football beyond Women's World Cup

FIFA president Gianni Infantino feels equal pay at the Men's and Women's World Cups would only be a "symbol" that would not "solve anything" if additional development targets for the women's game are not achieved.


Four African teams involved as FIFA confirm United States will host expanded Club World Cup in 2025

The United States will host FIFA's new, expanded Club World Cup in 2025, football's global governing body has announced.


FIFA president applauds African teams' performances at World Cup

President of FIFA Gianni Infantino has praised the performances of all Africa's teams that competed at the World Cup in Qatar.

Morocco National team

Morocco to host Club World Cup in February, expanded event to start in 2025

Morocco will host the next Club World Cup in February, FIFA president Gianni Infantino announced on Friday, while the planned expanded version of the competition is now set to start in 2025.