Centre submits petition to SC, FIFA lifts the suspension of the AIFF 

Posted on: August 22, 2022 at 1:23 pm, in
Centre submits petition to SC, FIFA lifts the suspension of the AIFF 

In a significant development, the Centre submitted a petition to the Supreme Court in an effort to compel FIFA to immediately overturn the AIFF’s suspension. In order to address FIFA’s concerns regarding the influence of a third party, specifically the Committee of Administrators and election procedures, it requested revision of the SC orders dated May […]

India suspended by FIFA for “undue influence from third parties”

Posted on: August 17, 2022 at 11:20 am, in
India suspended by FIFA for "undue influence from third parties"

The All India Football Federation case was brought before the Supreme Court on Tuesday, after FIFA suspended India for “undue influence from third parties” and stripping the country of the right to host the Under-17 Women’s World Cup. Solicitor General Tushar Mehta told bench of Justices DY Chandrachud and AS Bopanna, that “important development” has […]

FIFA suspends the All India Football Federation for “unreasonable influence from other parties”

Posted on: August 16, 2022 at 12:08 pm, in
the suspension would be removed whenever an order to form a committee of administrators to assume the responsibilities of the AIFF Executive Committee is annulled

FIFA, the world’s governing body of football, stated on Tuesday that it has decided to suspend the All India Football Federation (AIFF) with immediate effect. The decision was made unanimously by the FIFA Council Bureau. The decision was made as a result of improper influence from other parties, which is a significant breach of FIFA’s […]