FIFA is pleased to welcome back Nikkei Inc. as exclusive Official Media Supporter in Japan following its winning formula at the 2006 FIFA World Cup Germany™ and the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™

Nikkei - as the official newspaper in Japan - will carry special and in-depth coverage towards the 2014 FIFA World Cup™ and the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup. The Japanese media group will find a way to fulfill its readers' increasing interests in football. Nikkei will also hold promotional events such as symposiums to continue to support football within the Japanese territory.

Traditionally contributing to the public with its strong coverage in such fields as "economy", "industry", "politics", and "culture", Nikkei has its sights set on emphasising sports as a new dimension of focus, in particular the most loved sport in the world football.