Platini loses European court appeal against football ban

2020-03-05 12:49

Former Uefa head Michel Platini has lost his appeal at the European Court of Human Rights against a four-year ban from football.

FIFA files court claims to retrieve $2m from Platini

2019-12-16 20:57

FIFA has filed court claims in Switzerland to force Michel Platini to return $2 million he received during Sepp Blatter's reign at world football's governing body.

Ex-UEFA chief Platini slams VAR as 'load of crap'

2019-11-18 13:46

Former UEFA president Michel Platini has slammed the use of VAR technology, the introduction of which he has always opposed, as a total nightmare.

Ex-UEFA chief Platini demands back pay and legal fees

2019-11-08 12:12

Former UEFA president Michel Platini is taking action to obtain substantial amounts of back pay as well as a bonus and legal fees.

Platini arrested over awarding SWC 2022 to Qatar

2019-06-18 10:23

Former UEFA president Michel Platini has been arrested over the awarding of the 2022 Soccer World Cup to Qatar.

Platini: Varane should win Ballon d'Or

2018-11-01 07:59

Former UEFA president Michel Platini insists Real Madrid star Raphael Varane deserves this year's Ballon d'Or for winning the Champions League and World Cup.

Ex-UEFA boss Platini 'cleared' over FIFA payment - report

2018-05-26 09:00

Former UEFA president Michel Platini has been cleared by a Swiss prosecutor, the French daily Le monde reported on Friday.

Blatter wishes Platini bribery case would come to an end

2018-03-08 19:58

Sepp Blatter said that he is growing impatient, as the former FIFA president has been under investigation since 2015.

Blatter said I'd be his 'last scalp' - Platini

2017-03-30 20:53

Michel Platini laid bare his anger at his spectacular downfall, breaking his silence to accuse FIFA bosses of wanting to destroy him.

Platini tells UEFA 'my conscience is clear'

2016-09-14 11:30

Disgraced football leader Michel Platini has said in a farewell speech to UEFA that he felt no guilt over a $2 million payment from FIFA.


Platini considers return to football after ban

2020-02-21 22:43

Banned Michel Platini revealed he is considering a return to football as the former UEFA president bids to restore his tarnished reputation.

FIFA to take legal action to recover money from Platini

2019-12-11 16:09

FIFA is to take legal action by the end of the year to force Michel Platini to return two million Swiss francs he received "illegally" during Sepp Blatter's reign.

UEFA president says Platini could perform 'any role' after return

2019-11-18 07:29

UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin on Sunday made light of his predecessor Michel Platini's return to football next week.

Platini denies wrongdoing in Qatar SWC case

2019-06-18 15:03

Banned ex-UEFA boss Michel Platini, questioned over alleged corruption in the awarding of the 2022 SWC to Qatar, says he has done "absolutely nothing" wrong.

Platini blasts Infantino, says he has 'no legitimacy'

2019-06-03 19:59

The former head of European football Michel Platini has blasted FIFA President Gianni Infantino ahead of his re-election saying he has "no legitimacy".

Platini wants FIFA to end his ban

2018-05-26 12:23

Ex-UEFA president Michel Platini says that he hopes FIFA would have "the decency" to lift his ban over a €1.8 million payment from the world footballing body.

Platini: 1998 World Cup draw 'trickery' helped France

2018-05-18 14:21

France soccer great Michel Platini says "a little trickery" in the 1998 World Cup draw ensured his home country would avoid Brazil until the final which it won in Paris.

Platini takes corruption appeal to human rights court

2018-01-24 19:20

Michel Platini has appealed against his suspension from football for corruption to the European Court of Human Rights.

Platini could receive UEFA compensation

2016-09-20 13:45

Ex-UEFA president Michel Platini could receive a cash compensation from European football's governing body.

FIFA green light for Platini to attend UEFA meeting

2016-09-12 17:52

FIFA has given the green light for disgraced former UEFA president Michel Platini to address a UEFA Congress.

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