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FIFA hires Arsene Wenger for global soccer development role

GENEVA (AP) - FIFA has hired Arsene Wenger in a full-time role leading its global work developing soccer.The former Arsenal manager accepted FIFA’s offer...

FIFA won’t rebuke Club World Cup host China on human rights

FIFA President Gianni Infantino glossed over questions about human rights violations in China while celebrating the country's selection as the first host of soccer's...

South Korean soccer team tells of ‘rough’ match in Pyongyang

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - South Korea's national soccer team described their World Cup qualifier against North Korea in Pyongyang as a "rough" match...

North Korea holds South Korea to 0-0 in World Cup qualifier

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - North Korea held South Korea to a 0-0 draw Tuesday in a World Cup qualifying soccer match, though it...

Rapinoe, Messi win FIFA player of the year awards

MILAN (AP) - Lionel Messi won his sixth FIFA player of the year award, while Megan Rapinoe won her first at a lavish ceremony...

The Latest: Messi, Ronaldo in FIFA team of the year

MILAN (AP) - The Latest on FIFA Best awards at Milan's Teatro alla Scala (all times local):9:55 p.m.The men's team of the 2018-19 season,...

The Latest: Klopp wins FIFA award for best coach

MILAN (AP) - The Latest on FIFA Best awards at Milan's Teatro alla Scala (all times local):8:55 p.m.Jürgen Klopp has been crowned coach of...

FIFA president: Racism in Italian stadiums ‘very serious’

PARMA, Italy (AP) - FIFA president Gianni Infantino labeled the situation of racism inside Italian soccer stadiums "very serious" following the latest incident of...

Prince William told British PM to imagine FIFA voter naked

LONDON (AP) - Former British Prime Minister David Cameron has recalled being told by Prince William to imagine an American FIFA voter naked to...

FIFA boss hopeful Iran will lift ban on women soccer fans

ZURICH (AP) - FIFA president Gianni Infantino is raising hopes Iran will lift a ban on women entering soccer stadiums before a World Cup...