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Biennial World Cup could cost €8bn per season

A FIFA proposal for a World Cup every two years and changes to the Club World Cup could cost the big domestic football leagues around €8 billion.

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FIFA prez urges LGBTQ+ fans to attend Qatar WC

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has insisted "all are welcome in Qatar" for the 2022 World Cup as the one-year countdown to the tournament's begins.

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EA Sports consider renaming FIFA game series

EA Sports have said it is exploring idea of renaming its annual video game franchise FIFA, just one week after its latest game FIFA 22 was released.

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Sources: South Africa could step in to host CWC

South Africa is attempting to stage the FIFA Club World Cup, expressing an interest in replacing Japan as hosts, sources told ESPN.

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Sources: Club World Cup to move to 2022

FIFA are planning to reschedule the Club World Cup from its existing December date to a new fixture slot in 2022, sources have told ESPN.

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Chelsea face uncertain CWC as hosts withdraw

Chelsea's bid to win the FIFA Club World Cup is in doubt after FIFA announced on Thursday that Japan has withdrawn from hosting the tournament.

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FIFA, WHO launch mental health campaign

FIFA has announced a new campaign to raise awareness of mental health conditions and encourage people to seek help when needed.

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Euro clubs body keen to see women's Club WC

The European Club Association (ECA) is excited by the prospect of a women's Club World Cup being set up "fairly soon."

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'Misunderstanding' led to Sheikh snub of refs

Qatar have released a statement to say that a misunderstanding led to Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al Thani not bumping fists with female officials.

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Boateng to miss CWC final for private reasons

Bayern Munich will face Mexican club Tigres UANL in Thursday's Club World Cup final without Jerome Boateng, coach Hansi Flick said on Wednesday.

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Lewandowski steers Bayern into CWC final

Bayern Munich reached the Club World Cup final where they will face Tigres after two goals from Robert Lewandowski gave them a 2-0 win over Al Ahly.

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Bayern next? Tigres beat Palmeiras, into final

Tigres UANL became the first team from North America to reach the final of Club World Cup when they beat Brazil's Palmeiras 1-0 in the semifinal.