Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA)
The Fédération Internationale de Football Association (English: International Federation of Association Football), commonly known by the acronym FIFA, is the international governing body of association football, futsal and beach soccer.
Its membership comprises 209 national associations. Its headquarters are in Zurich, Switzerland, and its Acting President is Issa Hayatou.
FIFA is responsible for the organisation of football's major international tournaments, notably the World Cup.