Three Gabonese football coaches have been accused of abusing hundreds of children.
Host Cameroon came from behind with two penalties in the space of eight minutes at the end of the first half to beat Burkina Faso 2-1 in the opening game of the African Cup of Nations.
The Iranian football federation attempts to push parliament to adopt a law that would overturn a ban on women attending matches.
Last week FIFA had worked with the Qatari government to evacuate almost 100 football players and their families from Afghanistan.
Qatar's assistant foreign minister Lolwah Alkhater had said the players and their families were among the passengers to arrive on a flight from Kabul on Thursday.
Earlier this month, UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin said the global football showpiece tournament will lose "legitimacy" if it's held every two years.
FIFA’s head of Global Football Development Arsene Wenger saw support for the idea among former players and coaches, but UEFA and World Leagues Forum oppose his plans.
The money was seized from the bank accounts of former officials who were involved in, and then prosecuted for, years of corruption schemes in football, world football's governing body said in a statement.
Football teams have a larger roaster to chose players from during matches in upcoming Tokyo Olympic Games.
Group A favourites Italy face off against tournament's youngest team Turkey as Euro 2020 finally gets underway a year behind schedule and with the coronavirus continuing to cast a shadow over the tournament.
Fifa President Gianni Infantino says he looks forward to the first edition of the already agreed new 24-team men's Club World Cup but a women's version is in the pipeline too.
"As soon as possible they [the clubs] and the players have to be banned from all our competitions," says UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin, describing breakaway Super League plan as a "spit in the face" of all football lovers.
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