Thursday, Sep 23, 2021


FIFA Hands Hungary One-Game Fan Ban For Racism; Fines 217,000 Dollars

Sep 22, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

England forward Raheem Sterling and Jude Bellingham were victims of monkey chants during their World Cup qualifying game against Hungary at Puskas Arena on September 2.

FIFA To Discuss International Match Calendar With Member Nations

Sep 20, 2021 PTI

There is a broad consensus within the game that the international match calendar should be 'reformed and improved'

To Escape Taliban Afghanistan's Women's Footballers Take Refuge In Pakistan

Taliban frown upon women's sports in Afghanistan, Afghan footballers may seek asylum in Pakistan

‘My friends, with each passing day I feel a little better’ – Pele Writes From Hospital Bed

Sep 11, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Hospital authorities said Pele is ‘awake', actively talking and keeping his vital signs in normality

FIFA Lifts Five-day Ban On Premier League’s South American Players

Several footballers were called up for World Cup qualifiers but didn’t travel after Premier League teams objected to them going UK's red-listed countries

10 September, 2021

Biennial World Cup: Jurgen Klopp, Julian Nagelsmann Against New FIFA Plan


FIFA flew former players into Qatar during this week as part of a nominal consultation process

09 September, 2021

Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo Would Back Biennial World Cup Plans: Brazil Legend Ronaldo


FIFA on Thursday detailed its plan for reshaping international football around playing the men’s World Cup every two years

09 September, 2021

FIFA Unveils Biennial World Cup Plan, UEFA Threatens To Boycott


About 80 former internationals including World Cup winners went to Qatar for two days of FIFA-hosted talks and emerged with consensus for playing the tournament twice as often

09 September, 2021

Biennial World Cup: World Leagues Forum Issues Stern Warning, Says FIFA's Move Undermines Players


The leagues joined European clubs and UEFA in resisting the proposal being pushed by FIFA's president, Gianni Infantino, and shaped by its director of global development, Arsene Wenger

08 September, 2021

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Memphis Depay’s Maiden International Hat-trick Sends Turkey For A Toss

Associated Press (AP)

Antoine Griezmann netted a brace in France's 2-0 win over Finland while Cristiano Ronaldo-less Portugal had it easy against Azerbaijan

08 September, 2021

FIFA Confirms Disciplinary Proceedings Against Argentina, Brazil

Associated Press (AP)

Four of Argentina’s Premier League players were accused of flouting quarantine requirements and of falsifying Brazilian coronavirus declarations

07 September, 2021

UEFA Boss Aleksander Ceferin Resists FIFA’s Biennial World Cup Proposal

Associated Press (AP)

Former Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has recently called for the FIFA World Cup to be held every two years

06 September, 2021

Germany Click In Hansi Flick's 2nd Game, Thrash Armenia 6-0 In FIFA World Cup Qualifiers

Associated Press (AP)

Serge Gnabry scored twice and Salzburg forward Karim Adeyemi completed the scoring after coming on a substitute for his Germany debut

06 September, 2021

Bukayo Saka Feels England Love With Scoring Return To Wembley In FIFA World Cup Quaifiers

Associated Press (AP)

Bukayo Saka, the birthday boy, headed in the final goal in a 4-0 World Cup qualifying win over Andorra on Sunday

06 September, 2021

Romelu Lukaku Scores In 100th International As Belgium Beat Czech Republic In World Cup Qualifiers

Associated Press (AP)

Belgium leads the group with 13 points. The Czechs are second with seven, a point ahead of third-place Wales

06 September, 2021

Uruguay Wins, Colombia Draws In Troubled Round Of FIFA World Cup Qualifiers

Associated Press (AP)

The Uruguayans thrashed eighth-place Bolivia 4-2 at home, while Colombia played a 1-1 draw at Paraguay

06 September, 2021

Brazil-Argentina FIFA World Cup Qualifier Suspended In Coronavirus Dispute

Associated Press (AP)

Brazil’s health agency walked onto the pitch to remove three of Argentina’s England-based players who they say should have been in quarantine

05 September, 2021

France Held At Ukraine; Denmark Stays Perfect In FIFA World Cup Qualifying

Associated Press (AP)

France has nine points from five matches and Finland is next with five points from three matches

Photo Gallery

A man carries a girl across the Rio Grande river as migrants, many from Haiti, leave Del Rio, Texas to return to Ciudad Acuna, Mexico, some to avoid possible deportation from the U.S. and others to get supplies.

AP Photo/Fernando Llano

People wearing protective masks are seen on a train that is traveling through Shinjuku district in Tokyo.

AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato

Framed through a cave opening at Ita Pyta Punta or Cape Red Rock, empty boats sit moored on the banks of the Paraguay River, in Asuncion, Paraguay amid a prolonged drought, resulting in low water levels.

AP Photo/Jorge Saenz

White flags that are part of artist Suzanne Brennan Firstenberg's "In America: Remember," a temporary art installation to commemorate Americans who have died of COVID-19, stand on the National Mall in Washington.

AP Photo/Patrick Semansky

Pope Francis gives the thumbs up as he leaves after his weekly general audience in the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican.

AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino

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Virat Kohli’s Abrasive Leadership Style Gave Indian Cricket A New Dimension

Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu