Platini wants to "formally resign"

2016-05-18 18:44

Michel Platini, currently serving a four-year ban from all football, wants to "formally resign" at UEFA's elective congress in September.

Platini replacement vote set for September

2016-05-18 12:29

UEFA will elect a president in September to replace Michel Platini, who was banned by FIFA for accepting a $2m payment by Sepp Blatter.

FIFA chief 'very sad' for Platini

2016-05-10 08:04

FIFA president Gianni Infantino voiced sadness after his former mentor Michel Platini decided to resign as UEFA chief.

Platini's ban cut, quits as UEFA president

2016-05-09 13:45

Michel Platini's lawyers confirmed that his six year ban has been reduced to four years and will now resign as UEFA president.

Frenchwoman wins landmark UEFA vote

2016-05-03 15:16

UEFA elected Frenchwoman Florence Hardouin as its first female executive member in a landmark vote at a congress in Budapest.

Swiss police raid UEFA offices

2016-04-06 19:28

After a raid by Swiss police UEFA has handed over evidence of a television rights contract with a marketing agency implicated in the FIFA bribery scandal.

Goal-line technology for CL final

2016-03-04 20:15

UEFA will introduce goal-line technology to its competitions in time for this season's Champions League and Europa League finals.

Platini appeals ban amid calls to resign

2016-03-02 18:33

Michel Platini has made a formal appeal against his six year ban from football amid calls for him to resign as UEFA president.

Galatasaray banned from Europe

2016-03-02 14:57

UEFA has banned Turkish champions Galatasaray from all European competition for one year for breaching spending rules.

UEFA to name Infantino successor

2016-02-29 18:10

UEFA will name a new temporary general secretary on Friday to take over from Gianni Infantino, the new FIFA president.


Van Praag to run for UEFA presidency

2016-05-18 16:54

Dutch football chief Michael van Praag will run as a candidate to replace disgraced former UEFA president Michel Platini.

Platini debates contesting ban at Euro court

2016-05-11 09:01

Michel Platini is considering contesting his four-year ban from all football-related activity at the European Court of Human Rights.

Key moments in the career of Platini

2016-05-09 19:45

Key dates in the career of former UEFA president Michel Platini, whose appeal against an international ban failed Monday:

UEFA admits Kosovo in step toward World Cup

2016-05-03 15:39

UEFA admitted Kosovo as its 55th member boosting its hopes of competing in the 2018 World Cup.

UEFA calls special meeting on Platini crisis

2016-05-03 13:01

UEFA will hold a special meeting before the Europa League final to decide how to choose a new leader if Michel Platini fails to overturn a six-year ban.

Platini, Messi named in secret offshore files

2016-04-04 08:34

FIFA officials, Michel Platini and Lionel Messi were among the names found in leaked documents which reveal offshore financial dealings.

UEFA names new general secretary

2016-03-04 19:11

UEFA on Friday named Greek Theodore Theodoridis as the new general secretary of the European football confederation.

Rauball wants Platini to resign

2016-03-02 15:02

Michel Platini should resign as UEFA president as soon as possible to fill the leadership vacuum within football's governing body.

No diversity 'Oscar' for Europe's football giants

2016-03-01 09:42

There is not one black coach in the top leagues of Europe's and footballers are just as bitter as black actors in Hollywood.

UEFA approves goal-line technology

2016-01-23 10:49

UEFA has approved the use of goal-line technology in its competitions, starting with Euro 2016.

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