Fifa suspends All India Football Federation over undue influence from third parties

India’s football association has been suspended by Fifa because of “undue influence from third parties”. The suspension means the women’s Under-17’s World Cup, set to begin in the country on 11 October, will not take place as planned. India’s highest court had disbanded the All India Football Federation (AIFF) in May and appointed a three-member committee to govern the sport.…

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How African countries fared in the latest Fifa Rankings

The African nations experienced contrasting movements in the latest Fifa rankings released by the world football body. All the playing nations have learned their October rankings released by the Fifa on Thursday. There were significant changes based on the 2022 Fifa World Cup qualifiers. Gernot Rohr’s Super Eagles retained fifth position on the continent, and the 36th spot globally having accrued 1478 points.…

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