Gianni Infantino

Biennial World Cup feasible, debate continues: FIFA president Gianni Infantino

Gianni Infantino has clarified at the 72nd FIFA Congress in Doha, Qatar that the global football governing body has not proposed a biennial World Cup.

published on : 1st April 2022

Olympic members unite against FIFA chief Gianni Infantino's biennial World Cup plan

IOC President Thomas Bach chided FIFA counterpart Gianni Infantino, an IOC member for the past two years, for not being in Beijing to hear the criticism.

published on : 3rd February 2022

Everyone fell in love with Russia during World Cup, says FIFA chief Gianni Infantino

FIFA President Gianni Infantino said that the World Cup had a profound effect on Russia and will influence Qatar as well.

published on : 15th July 2018

Too early to discuss 48-team World Cup in 2022, says FIFA President Gianni Infantino

The World Cup will be increased from 32 to 48 teams from 2026 but the CONMEBOL proposed in April that the change be introduced in 2022.

published on : 11th June 2018

FIFA Chief Gianni Infantino says India a football country now

FIFA president Giani Infantino said on Thursday that India is a football country now, moments after arriving in Kolkata.

published on : 26th October 2017

Sunil Chhetri, Gianni Infantino, Praful Patel to attend FIFA U-17 World Cup final

Sunil Chhetri will be one among the dignitaries present during the final of the ongoing Under-17 FIFA World Cup.

published on : 26th October 2017