Trophy Experience kicks off for FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017

18/08/2017 In a first of a kind experience, thousands of children along with dignitaries from the Government of India came together to celebrate the launch of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 Trophy Experience in the capital city of New Delhi.

Experts have their say

18/08/2017 Following two days of tough competition at the FIWC 2017 Grand Final, only four gamers remain in contention for the title. Ahead of the final day, spoke to expert trio Laura Woods, Spencer and ChuBoi, who are all covering the event.

The Week in Numbers

18/08/2017 A mathematical explanation, a positional transformation and the daddy of debuts feature in’s latest stats review, along with a familiar office for the French and the end of long unbeaten runs.

New Zealand ease their way to Uruguay 2018

18/08/2017 New Zealand are the first team to join hosts Uruguay at the 16-nation 2018 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup after comfortably winning the OFC U-16 Women’s Championship in Samoa on Friday.

A World Cup dream for Nagbe


Having already tasted CONCACAF Gold Cup success, Darlington Nagbe is intent on making 2017 a year to remember with USA as he hopes to go one better than his father – an African and Liberian legend – by reaching the FIFA World Cup.

Advantage DETO and GORILLA


Following yesterday’s intense group phase action, the 16 quarter-finalists in the Xbox One and Playstation 4 divisions resumed hostilities on Thursday. Germany’s DETO and England’s GORILLA are in the driving seat ahead of the second legs of the division finals on Friday.

Who will be The Best FIFA Men’s Player 2017?


A panel of FIFA Legends have shortlisted 24 players for The Best FIFA Men’s Player 2017 award.

Ten nominated to be The Best FIFA Women’s Player 2017


A panel of women’s football experts have shortlisted ten players for The Best FIFA Women’s Player 2017 award.

A dozen shortlisted to be The Best FIFA Men’s Coach 2017


A panel of FIFA Legends have shortlisted 12 head coaches for The Best FIFA Men’s Coach 2017 award.

Ten names in the running to be The Best FIFA Women’s Coach 2017

17/08/2017 A panel of 
women’s football experts have shortlisted ten head coaches for The Best FIFA Women’s Coach 2017 award.

Golden boy Stabile makes his mark


In the build-up to Russia 2018, will be highlighting some classic FIFA World Cup images. This week, we look back to the tournament's first edition and its top scorer opening his account.

New-look Nepal harbouring fresh hopes

17/08/2017 After slumping to an all-time low in January 2016, Nepal have been climbing back up the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking and now find themselves with realistic dreams of a first ever spot at the AFC Asian Cup.

Favourites on form during exciting opening day


Apart from a handful of minor surprises, the first day of the Grand Final of the FIFA Interactive World Cup 2017 in London largely stuck to the script, with the pre-tournament favourites all advancing to the quarter-finals. takes a look back at Wednesday’s intriguing group phase.

Valderrama: To be the best, you have to love football


The South American icon reveals the qualities needed to become The Best and insists Neymar has what it takes to challenge Messi and Cristiano.

Women’s football tackling big issues in India

16/08/2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup venue Goa played host to the women’s football festival 'Our Bodies, Our Rights, Our Game' between 5 and 13 August.

Nominees for The Best FIFA Football Awards to be announced on Thursday


Ahead of the second edition of The Best FIFA Football Awards on 23 October 2017, the nominees are set to be named on 17 August.

EXCLUSIVE: Cesar Azpilicueta talks FIWC and Chelsea's FIFA skills


The Chelsea vice-captain and Spain international talks to about his love of video games and his admiration for the players that make it to the Grand Final of the FIWC.

Guinea out to cause a shock in India

16/08/2017 discusses Guinea's prospects with coach Souleymane Camara who says his side are fully deserving of a ticket to India 2017 and therefore more than capable of causing an upset.

Williams: Soca Warriors ready to bounce back

15/08/2017 It has been a challenging time for Trinidad and Tobago during the Hexagonal stage of CONCACAF qualifying for Russia, but goalkeeper Jan-Michael Williams remains positive about the Soca Warriors’ chances of reaching the world stage.

London's football history: Wembley Stadium


Ahead of The Best FIFA Football Awards coming to London on 23 October, looks back on five memorable games hosted at the city's most iconic football arena: Wembley Stadium.

Scots' free-kick hero eyes another miracle


Scotland and Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths speaks to about scoring two superb free-kicks in three minutes against England in June, the technique he employed and his team's hopes of claiming an unlikely World Cup berth.

Prolific Kubo shapes as Japan’s bright new star

15/08/2017 It seems that whenever Japan are chasing a ticket to the FIFA World Cup, a star player rises to the occasion when they need it most. As Samurai Blue pursue a ticket to Russia 2018, forward Yuya Kubo looms as a pivotal figure.

FIWC week kicks off with Player Council

15/08/2017 As many of the 32 players begin their journeys from all over the world to arrive in London, FIFA took the opportunity to officially begin FIWC week by holding a Player Conference on Monday 14 August.

European duo secure France 2018 berths

14/08/2017 Germany and the Netherlands have qualified for the 2018 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup after securing their spots in the semi-finals of this year’s UEFA Women’s U-19 Championship.

VAR continuing to make progress

14/08/2017 With several domestic competitions beginning new seasons this month, Video Assistant Referee (VAR) is being used in more of these competitions to help officials make important decisions in matches.

Everything you need to know about voting

14/08/2017 guides you through everything you need to know about voting for the The Best FIFA Football Awards. You can cast your vote from Monday 21 August!

Stage set for a gripping Grand Final


London will host the FIFA Interactive World Cup Grand Final from 16-18 August, where the planet's top 32 gamers will face off. gives you the lowdown on the big event. 

The FIWC in numbers

12/08/2017 Last year, the FIWC 2016 Grand Final in New York took eSport to new, record-breaking heights, and the 2017 edition promises to raise the bar even higher!