The first round of qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ begins in Oceania on 31 August as the Cook Islands, Samoa, American Samoa and Tonga step onto the international stage. The FIFA Weekly takes a look at the region’s logistical challenges, ambitious coaches and the famous Haka dance.
The chairman of the Bayern Munich executive board discusses jealousy, lucky coincidences and becoming more relaxed with age.
Juventus were upset 1-0 at home to Udinese to get their new season off to a losing start.
“Football’s core values – discipline, respect and fair play – should also guide our path in our everyday lives. The FIFA Master combines these qualities with academic work,” says the FIFA President in his weekly column.
U-17 World Cup
England coach Neil Dewsnip has a knack for spotting and training talented youngsters.