FIFA – International Federation of Association of Football
‘FIFA’ is the governing body of football in the world. This Institution has been organizing world cup from 1930.
.This institution convenes the world cup of football. Headquarter of FIFA is situated in Zurich in Switzerland. Its chairman is Sap blater. There are 208 members of FIFA.
FIFA was established on 21 May 1904 in Paris. Its first chairman was Robert Guerin. First football world cup was held in 1906. FIFA is established according to the laws of Switzerland. Its supreme unit is FIFA Congress. It organizes a general meeting every year. Congress has authorizing powers of FIFA. It elects members and chairman of FIFA. It can also change the laws.
FIFA selects ‘ player of the year’ every year. It gives ranking to the football playing team every month. Many institutions of football are registered by FIFA which promote this game.