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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qatar

Qatar 2022 World Cup schedule revealed by FIFA

Four matches will be played each day during the group stage of the 2022 Qatar World Cup, FIFA has announced. MIAMI  (16 July 2020) — Two years ago today, the 2018 World Cup final was played, as France earned its second-ever world cup trophy. On the anniversary of that game, FIFA has unveiled the dates for […]

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FIFA legal North America

Breaking Down The CAS Decision Against Compelling Promotion and Relegation In US

Court of Arbitration For Sport (“CAS”) denies claim brought by Miami FC and Kingston Stockade FC CAS interprets Article 9, rules FIFA never intended the promotion-relegation principle to apply to the U.S. and Australia. MIAMI, Fla. (March 30, 2020) — This year has already seen a couple of interesting legal cases in the football world. […]

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FIFA leagues MLS

FIFA Committee Recommends Ban On Leagues’ Playing Games In Other Countries

Committee discussed whether to place a ban on domestic league games being played in other countries as its meeting in Zurich. MIAMI, Fla.  (3 March 2020) — FIFA’s stakeholders committee had a meeting on 27th February. The agenda, as revealed by ESPN, included a discussion of the ability of leagues to play domestic games in […]

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FIFA legal North America

Claim Filed Against FIFA, Concacaf and USSF over Pro-Rel

MIAMI, Fla. (August 3, 2017) — Two lower-tier teams in the U.S. have launched a claim with the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to try and impose promotion and relegation in the U.S. Soccer pyramid. In a joint statement released on Thursday, Miami FC of the NASL (second-tier) and Kingston Stockade FC of the […]