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AFC adopts FIFA election rule, clears Sheikh Ahmad to stand

Sheikh Ahmad will be allowed to stand for AFC elections in May.

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -- The Asian Football Confederation has confirmed a rule for elections to FIFA Council seats, allowing Olympic powerbroker Sheikh Ahmad of Kuwait to be a candidate.

The AFC says elections in May for FIFA positions will be "conducted under the terms of the FIFA regulations which allows any member association to nominate a candidate."

That is different from AFC election rules which require that candidates "shall be proposed by his football association."

Kuwait's national...

Kuwait face exclusion from Asian Cup if FIFA ban remains

Craig Burley refuses to back down from his defence of Arsenal's 2-2 draw midweek versus PSG.

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Kuwait will be removed from the 2019 Asian Cup if it is still suspended by FIFA on Dec. 18.

The Asian Football Confederation set the deadline on Friday, giving Kuwait three weeks to resolve a government-imposed law affecting the independence of national sports bodies.

The dispute involves ruling family politics linked to Olympic powerbroker and FIFA Council member Sheik Ahmad Al Fahad Al Sabah.

FIFA suspended the Kuwait Football Association in October 2015 when the national...

FIFA fine Kuwait for failing to play two Asian World Cup qualifiers

Kuwait did not play their final three AFC World Cup qualifiers due to a FIFA suspension.

FIFA have fined the Kuwait soccer federation 30,000 Swiss francs for failing to play two World Cup qualifying matches last month.

Kuwait have been suspended by FIFA and are unable to play on the international stage since October, because of government interference in how the federation is run.

The ban effectively ended Kuwait's qualifying chance with three games left to play.

FIFA says its disciplinary panel also reprimanded the Kuwaiti body for forfeiting games at home to Laos and at South Korea...

FIFA cancels Kuwait's World Cup qualifiers against Laos, South Korea

Kuwait will not play their two World Cup qualifiers scheduled for March.

FIFA has cancelled Kuwait's two scheduled World Cup qualifying matches this month and opened a disciplinary case against the country's football federation.

Kuwait have been suspended by FIFA since October because of government interference in how the federation is run.

The national team also failed to play a previous World Cup qualifier in November. That match was forfeited as a 3-0 win for Myanmar.

Kuwait were scheduled to play Laos on March 24 and complete their program against group leaders South...

Suspended Kuwait and Indonesia to have FIFA voting rights assessed

Sheikh Ahmad, executive committee member of Kuwait, is a backer of presidential candidate Sheikh Salman.

Suspended FIFA member federations Kuwait and Indonesia will have their voting rights assessed next week, two days before the FIFA presidential election.

FIFA says the subject "Associations not entitled to vote" is on the agenda for an executive committee meeting on Feb. 24.

It was unclear if executive committee member Sheikh Ahmad of Kuwait will take part in the discussion. His FIFA work has not been affected by Kuwait's suspension.

Sheikh Ahmad is a key backer of presidential candidate Sheikh Salman...