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  • OFFICIAL: FIFA to expand World Cup from 32 teams competing to 48

    OFFICIAL: FIFA to expand World Cup from 32 teams competing to 48 Africa will receive nine automatic places when the World Cup expands to 48 teams in 2026. The move, ratified by the FIFA Council on Tuesday in Bahrain, increases the continent’s current qualifications places from five. || Advertisement...
  • Egypt maintains FIFA ranking position for May 2017

    Egypt maintains FIFA ranking position for May 2017 Egypt’s FIFA ranking for the month of May came out the same as that of the previous month; with the Pharaohs coming in as the 19th best national team with 902 points. Egypt are currently out of action since they strolled...
  • Egypt climb 3 positions up in FIFA ranking to secure 20th position

    Egypt climb 3 positions up in FIFA ranking to secure 20th position The Egyptian national team made it into the top 20 in FIFA’s monthly global rankings for March, announced Thursday, climbing three positions since February. The Pharaohs, who were among the top ten in 2010 during their golden...
  • Egypt 23rd in the FIFA’s global rankings | February 2017

    Egypt 23rd in the FIFA’s global rankings | February 2017 After finishing 2nd in the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations, Egypt jumped 12 positions to 23 in the FIFA World rankings published on 9 February, up from 35 last month. Egypt are leading the continent as well as Arab countries, with Tunisia...
  • Egypt 36th in FIFA 2016 November rankings

    Egypt 36th in FIFA 2016 November rankings Egypt climbed ten positions to 36 in the FIFA global football rankings published on 24 November, after placing 46th last month. The Pharaohs played their second big game in the 2018 World Cup qualifiers against Ghana, beating the Black Stars 2-0 in...
  • Egypt U23 National Team

    The Pharaohs 46th in the FIFA October rankings

    The Pharaohs 46th in the FIFA October rankings Egypt jumped 7 positions to 46th in the FIFA global football rankings published on 20 October, after placing 53rd last month. Top 10 African teams: 31. Ivory Coast (31) 32. Senegal (39) 35. Algeria (35) 38. Tunisia (42) 45. Ghana (45)...
  • Qatar 2022 World Cup will be Canceled Soon

    Qatar 2022 World Cup will be Canceled Soon Qatar 2022 World Cup organisers ‘will not sleep well tonight’ following Sepp Blatter’s exit from FIFA, says FA chairman Greg Dyke. Football Association chairman Greg Dyke has issued a stern warning to the organisers of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar,...
  • 1,200 workers have died in Qatar building World Cup 2022 infrastructures

    1,200 workers have died in Qatar building World Cup 2022 infrastructures In December 2010, FIFA awarded the 2022 World Cup to Qatar, a tiny, oil-rich Gulf state with little existing World Cup infrastructure and a dangerously hot climate, for both players and the thousands of migrant workers that have...
  • Egypt will sue FIFA for 200M USD for 2010 FIFA WC Bribes

    Corrupt officials at world soccer’s governing body FIFA took bribes during the process that awarded the 2010 World Cup to South Africa, US Attorney General Loretta Lynch alleged Wednesday. “Around 2004, bidding began for the opportunity to host the 2010 World Cup, which was ultimately awarded to South Africa,...