FIFA (World)

FIFA (Federation International de Football Association)

FIFA (the Federation Internationale de Football Association) is the World Governing Body for Football (Soccer). 211 Nations are members. It’s primary competitions are the FIFA World Cup, FIFA Women’s World Cup and FIFA Club World Cup.

Mexico 70 Official Programme
Mexico 70 Official Programme

Picture Credit: Mexico 1970 Official Programme – Authors own collection

Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA)

FIFA World Cup; FIFA World Club Cup

FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers Final Tables (Editions)

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers South America Results (Editions): 

Qatar 2022 (Pending Review)

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers North, Central America & Caribbean Results (Editions): 

Qatar 2022 (Pending Review)

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers Africa Results (Editions): 

Qatar 2022 (Pending Review)

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers Asia Results (Editions):

 Qatar 2022 (Pending Review)

FIFA U-20 World Cup Finals Results (Editions):

Republic of Ireland Qualified and played in Group A

FIFA Club Competitions

FIFA Club World Cup (Editions):

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Picture Credit: Shamrock Rovers FC v LA Galaxy International Club Friendly Official Match Programme – Tallaght Stadium 21st February 2015 – Author’s Personal Collection

International Pre-Season Tournaments

Preseason Tournaments (Europe, South America, CONCACAF, Asia); International Leagues held in USA & Canada; World Club Preseason Friendly Tours.

International Tournaments held in Europe

Rothmans International Tournament Malta (Editions):

Makita International Tournament (London – Editions): 

Maspalomas Tournamemt (Las Palmas – Editions):

International Tournaments held in South America

CSF Summer Octagonal Tournament (Editions): 

Quadrangular International Tournament (Editions):

 1991 (Pending Review)

International Tournaments held in CONCACAF

Marlboro / US Cup (USA – Editions)

Pacific Coast International Championship (Editions): 

International Tournaments held in Asia

Kirin Cup (Japan – Editions)

President’s Cup (South Korea – Editions): 

Sharjah Tournament (UAE – Editions):

Merlion Cup (Singapore – Editions):

Merdeka / Dunhill Tournament (Malaysia – Editions): 

Carlsberg Challenge (Hong Kong – Editions): 

International Club Leagues Held in USA & Canada

International Champions Cup (Seasons): 

United Soccer Association

International Soccer League 1960-1965 (Pending Review)

World Club Preseason Friendly Tours

South American Teams World Tours (Preseasons):

North American Teams World Tours (Preseasons): 

Preseason Tours of North America (Preseasons): 

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As well as the Continental Associations and Regional Zones within them, there are Inter-Continental Competitions such as Pan-American Competitions (North, Central and South America); Arab Cups (North Africa and West Asia), and Commonwealth of Independent States (Russia, Kazakhstan and the other 9 Independent States which make up the CIS).

FIFA Inter-Continental Competitions

Pan-American Games; CIS Cups; Pan-Arab Competitions; Idian Ocean Games

Pan-American Tournaments

Pan-American Games Soccer Tournament (Editions):

Inter-American Club Cup (Editions): 

CIS Competitions

FIFA CIS & Baltic Commonwealth Champions Cup (Seasons): 

USSR Soccer League Champions (Levels 1-4) (Seasons):

Central Asian Football Associations (CAFA) National Leagues (Seasons): 

Pan-Arab Competitions

King Hussain Tournament (Seasons): 

Arab Gulf Cup Football Federation Gulf Cup (Seasons): 

Indian Ocean Games

Indian Ocean Games Soccer Tournament (Editions):