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FIFA

/ˈfiːfə/
noun acronym
1.
Fédération Internationale de Football Association: the international governing body of association football
Word Origin
from French
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FIFA

1915, acronym from Fédération Internationale de Football Association, founded 1904 in Paris.

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FIFA

Federation of International Football (that is, soccer) Associations
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