FIFA


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FIFA

 (fē′fə)
abbr.
Fédération Internationale de Football Association (International Federation of Association Football)

FIFA

(ˈfiːfə)
n acronym for
(Soccer) Fédération Internationale de Football Association: the international governing body of association football
[from French]
Translations

FIFA

[ˈfiːfə] N ABBR =Fédération Internationale de Football AssociationFIFA f

FIFA

[ˈfiːfə] n abbr (=Fédération Internationale de Football Association) → FIFA f

FIFA

[ˈfiːfə] n abbr =Fédération Internationale de Football AssociationF.I.F.A. f
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Beckenbauer, a World Cup winner as a player and coach and a former FIFA executive committee member, has had his case passed to the Adjudicatory Chamber of the Ethics Committee for a decision.
More than four years after quitting FIFA, Warner has found himself banned from football for life by FIFA's ethics committee and described as a "key player" involved in illegal payments.
FIFA disclosed the payment after the money was mentioned in a radio interview by Football Association of Ireland (FAI) chief executive John Delaney.
Meanwhile, the former head of Club England branded FIFA "toxic".
As unfortunate as these events are, it should be clear that we welcome the actions and the investigations by the US and Swiss authorities and believe that it will help to reinforce measures that FIFA has already taken to root out any wrongdoing in football.
Garcia's statement also said: "The appeal committee also overlooked the Eckert decision's self-described 'findings', including one stating that 'the evaluation of the 2018-2022 FIFA World Cup's bidding process is closed for the FIFA ethics committee'.
The move is the latest blow for FIFA, which is currently plagued by allegations that some officials in Qatar, host of the 2022 FIFA World Cup, issued bribes to secure the event.
FIFA also claimed that it recommended clubs to carry out medical check-ups on players returning from a game in a high-risk country.
FIFA 15 brings football to life in stunning visual detail so fans can experience the emotion and intensity of football like never before.
The official FIFA app recently became the biggest sports event app of all time with a record 28 million downloads.
Mazic is 41 years old and has previously officiated at high-profile youth tournaments such as the FIFA U-20 World Cup 2013.
FIFA employs 452 people who, between them, take home over PS70 million pounds in salaries, pensions, expenses and other goodies.