FIFA

FIFA Would Bar 'Super League' Participants From World Cup

A proposal for a new summer tournament isn’t a direct challenge to the Champions League, but the suggestion alone caused European football powers to respond. Yesterday, FIFA, UEFA and the […]

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FIFA, U.S. Soccer Lay Out Next Steps in 2026 World Cup City Selections

FIFA and U.S. Soccer will hold a virtual workshop with prospective host cities for the 2026 World Cup on July 7, as the governing bodies edge closer to finalizing the […]

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Electronic Arts Extends LaLiga Partnership To Invest In Authenticity

As Electronic Arts continues to grow its FIFA franchise, the video game developer is extending its partnership with LaLiga, one of the most popular leagues in the game. The financial […]

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Soccer Down Under

Australia and New Zealand are now the favorites to host the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup following Japan withdrawing its bid yesterday. The vote, to be held Thursday, will see […]

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EA Sports Madden’ and FIFA Games Benefit Widely From Pause in Play

EA Sports, the maker of popular video game franchises Madden and FIFA, believes it has successfully capitalized on a significant opportunity to grow the appeal of its esports properties during […]

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NBC Sports Gives Premier League Fans Option On Fake Crowd Noise

NBC Sports will offer fans a choice in how they watch the remainder of the Premier League season: with or without artificial cheers and jeers pumped into broadcasts. Professional leagues […]

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‘ELEAGUE Super Punch’ Finds Early Success Building Core Gaming Audience

Twitch and Turner Sports aired the first episodes of the studio show “ELEAGUE Super Punch” in February, about one month before the shut down of local economies due to the […]

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MLS, Fox Sports Teaming Up For New Esports Series

MLS will bring its eMLS esports initiative to linear television to not only engage fans during the league’s hiatus but also to further support coronavirus-related relief efforts. The five-episode series […]

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Turner Doubles Down On FIFA Esports Partnership To Include TV Content

Turner Sports esports division, ELEAGUE, has extended its partnership with Electronic Arts to host three major live tournaments for the developer’s popular FIFA video game series. As part of the […]

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USL’s Orange County Soccer Club Kicks Off Groundbreaking Esports Venture

The Southern California USL side will be the first club in its league to field a competitive FIFA team.

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