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FIFA World Cup 2022 media rights awarded in Italy

Zurich, April 10: Following the tender process for the Italian media rights to the FIFA World Cup 2022, FIFA has awarded the exclusive rights to the competition to Rai, the Italian national public service broadcaster.

Bangladesh football team start with a win in Nepal

Dhaka, March 24: Bangladesh has started with the victory in the tri-national invitational football tournament of Nepal. Bangladesh beat Kyrgyzstan 1-0 in the opening match at the Dasharath Stadium in Kathmandu.

Footballer Sohel Rana marries fan turned girlfriend of six years

Dhaka, March 8: Syeda Tamila Siraji (Anamika) fell in love with national team midfielder Sohel Rana while watching Bangladesh play in Bangabandhu Gold Cup Football in 2015. Then the two continued to talk on Facebook and at one stage it turned into love. After that they got married on Sunday.

Badal Roy's daughter Brishti made permanent member of Mohammedan

Dhaka, February 23: Legendary footballer Badal Roy, who player for over a decade in Mohammedan and later became its official, passed away on November 22, 2020. Following her father's demise, Roy's daughter Brishti has been made a permanent member of the club after officials approved her appeal.  

Analogue and digital: More than 7,50,000 people engage with FIFA Museum in pandemic-dominated 2020

Zurich, January 30: Despite the Covid-19 crisis and the resulting closure for several months, as well as further reduced opening hours and a significant decline in international visitors to the city, 7,66,834 people either enjoyed a trip to the FIFA World Football Museum in Zurich or engaged with its digital content in 2020, an official release said on Friday.

Football: New composition of Egyptian Football Association normalisation committee

Dhaka, December 22: FIFA on Friday appointed three members in accordance with the Bureau of the FIFA Council decision to extend the mandate of the Egyptian Football Association (EFA) normalisation committee until 31 January 2021 and to reduce its composition to three members, an official release said.

Normalisation committee appointed for Haitian Football Association

Dhaka, December 12: The Bureau of the FIFA Council (the Bureau) has decided to appoint a normalisation committee for the Haitian Football Association (FHF) in accordance with art. 8 par. 2 of the FIFA Statutes.

UEFA preliminary draw for FIFA World Cup 2022: Seeded teams confirmed

Dhaka, November 27: As excitement mounts ahead of the UEFA preliminary draw for the FIFA World Cup 2022 that is due to take place on 7 December at 18:00 CET as a virtual event in Zurich, Belgium, were on Friday confirmed as the top-seeded team in Pot 1 following the publication of the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking.

PM Hasina condoles the death of legendary footballer Diego Maradona

Dhaka, November 26: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has expressed deep grief over the death of football legend Diego Maradona.

Bangladesh condoles death of footballer Badal Roy

Dhaka, November 23: Badal Roy, the legendary footballer of the eighties, died after a long illness. Badal Roy, the beloved of the stadium, breathed his last at 5:35 pm on Sunday while undergoing treatment at Bangladesh Medical College in Dhanmondi.

The Best FIFA Football Awards 2020 to be held on 17 December

Dhaka, November 22: The Best FIFA Football Awards 2020 will take place on 17 December, an official press release notified.

Football: Adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee sanctions Yves Jean-Bart

Dhaka, November 20: The adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee has found Yves Jean-Bart, the President of the Haitian Football Association (FHF) and former FIFA standing committee member, guilty of having abused his position and sexually harassed and abused various female players, including minors, in violation of the FIFA Code of Ethics, an official press release said.

Football: Bangladesh win 2-match series 1-0 against Nepal

Dhaka, November 18: After a goalless draw in the second match on Tuesday, host Bangadesh won the two-match series 1-0 against Nepal in the Fifa Friendly series.

Former footballer Badal Roy diagnosed with cancer

Dhaka, November 16: Former footballer Badal Roy had been suffering from various diseases for a long time. After running various tests the star footballer has been diagnosed with deadly liver cancer.

Football: Bangladesh beat Nepal after five years in FIFA friendly

Dhaka, November 14: Bangladesh defeated Nepal 2-0 in a FIFA friendly match at Bangabandhu National Stadium on Friday. The home team won against their Asian opponent after five years in international football. The last victory was in December 2015 in Dhaka in another friendly match.