Next week on FIFA.com
Just like every Sunday, we whet your appetite with a preview of what you will be able to enjoy on FIFA.com in the coming days.
The 78th Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup kicks off on Wednesday. Will a fresh batch of hot prospects shoot to prominence in this prestigious international competition? There is one perfect place to find out. FIFA.com will give you a front-row seat from which to follow the event, which concludes on Thursday.
We still have another five months to wait before we see more promising youngsters strut their stuff at the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016, but Wednesday is also the first of several days of reckoning for the European teams hoping to qualify. Accordingly, we will be catching up with Spain coach Tona Is, as well as profiling the main contenders.
The growth of women's football continues and FIFA.com is on the scene every step of the way. We have interviews with New Zealand's Amber Hearnand England's Alex Scott in store for you this week, the latter of whom will be sharing her recent experiences in Iraq. Meanwhile, over in Hong Kong, Chan Yuen-ting has done her bit to boost the visibility of women in football. Find out how on FIFA.com, where we will also be revisiting the big surprise of the FIFA Women's World Cup Germany 2011™, in addition to rounding up the action in the women's club game.
Alessandro Florenzi and Zoltan Gera are itching to make their mark for their respective countries, Italy and Hungary, at UEFA EURO 2016. The pair will be opening up about this dream on FIFA.com. Meanwhile, there are certain players who, even in their 40s, having shone on the world stage and assured legendary status for themselves, are still not ready to rest on their laurels. We will be shining the spotlight on these time-defying veterans.
Spots at the FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016 will not come easy. The home straight is approaching in the race for the places available in Europe, Asia and South America. FIFA.com will be on hand to bring you all this week's developments.
And, of course, you will also find all our regular features: the quotes and stats of the week, the birthdays bulletin and so on. Have a great week on FIFA.com!