FIFA Code of Ethics

On 6 October 2004, the FIFA Executive Committee approved a Code of Ethics drawn up by the Committee for Ethics and Fair Play in accordance with Art. 7 of the FIFA, thereby fulfilling an obligation stated in the new FIFA Statutes that took effect on 1 January 2004. On...

Legal and Disciplinary

FIFA Disciplinary Code From doping to corruption, arbitration to racism, stadium bans to ineligibilty, FIFA’s Disciplinary Code (FDC) details the code of conduct of football’s world governing body. FIFA’s judicial bodies are its Disciplinary...

Laws of the Game

On 1 July the new Laws of the Game, modified at the 119th International Football Association Board (IFAB) meeting in London, England on 26 February 2005, comes into force. Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) President Joseph S. Blatter...