FIFA seeks life ban against Platini

2015-11-24 14:30

FIFA wants Michel Platini to be banned for life over a suspect payment, the European football chief's lawyer has declared.

Ethics probe to sanction Blatter, Platini

2015-11-21 14:52

The FIFA ethics committee probing corruption allegations against Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini has requested sanctions be levelled against both men.

FIFA reject Blatter, Platini appeals

2015-11-18 14:02

Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini have lost their appeals against their 90-day bans for financial wrongdoing.

If Platini stands, I will withdraw - Infantino

2015-11-10 12:08

UEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino vowed on to withdraw from FIFA's presidential election if Michel Platini is allowed to stand.

Russia 2018 was a deal - Blatter

2015-10-29 09:45

Suspended FIFA president Sepp Blatter has claimed there was a deal to give Russia the 2018 World Cup before voting took place.

7 candidates vying for FIFA hot seat

2015-10-28 21:28

A brief look at the seven men vying for the FIFA presidency.

The 8 FIFA presidential candidates

2015-10-27 08:49

A look at the profiles the eight officially declared candidates in the race for the FIFA presidency.

The full FIFA rap sheet

2015-10-22 10:18

In the history of soccer lineups, the FIFA executive committee of 2010 ranks among the all-time worst for bad behavior.

Platini defends $2m FIFA fee

2015-10-19 14:01

Michel Platini says the $2.1 million he received from FIFA was legitimate reward for genuine work.

English FA suspend Platini support

2015-10-16 18:08

The English Football Association on Friday suspended support for Michel Platini's FIFA presidential bid.


Case opened against Blatter, Platini

2015-11-23 17:33

The judgement arm of FIFA's ethics committee has opened a case against Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini.

Platini appeals to CAS

2015-11-20 14:15

Suspended UEFA president Michel Platini appeals to CAS against his 90-day suspension by FIFA.

Sexwale makes the cut, Platini pending

2015-11-12 10:58

The FIFA ad-hoc Electoral Committee have declared five candidates eligible to stand for election to the office of FIFA president.

'Exit strategy' boosts Platini's FIFA quest

2015-10-29 18:55

Michel Platini's FIFA presidential bid received a boost when it emerged that one of his main rivals could step aside if he was cleared to run.

I'm best man for FIFA - Platini

2015-10-29 08:46

European football supremo Michel Platini insists that he remains the best man to lead scandal-hit FIFA.

Blatter blames FIFA crisis on Platini

2015-10-28 17:20

Sepp Blatter blames Michel Platini, England and the US for igniting and escalating the corruption scandal engulfing FIFA.

Platini's appeal rejected

2015-10-26 19:03

Michel Platini has had a first procedural appeal against a 90-day ban from all footballing activities rejected.

FIFA election to go ahead in February

2015-10-20 15:56

FIFA's executive committee have confirmed that elections will go ahead in February as previously planned.

Platini speaks out on 'gentlemen's agreement'

2015-10-19 12:22

Michel Platini says he had no written contract for the $2 million payment from FIFA in 2011.

UEFA supports suspended Platini

2015-10-15 18:53

Suspended UEFA president Michel Platini has received the backing of all 54 UEFA members.

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