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Michel Platini has accused Sepp Blatter of making him "his last scalp" as FIFA president in the affair which saw both banned from football.
Argentine legend Diego Maradona has been handed a new FIFA role to eradicate corruption despite sketchy past of drug binges.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Monday dismissed the appeal of former FIFA president Joseph Blatter, upholding the six-year ban.
Sepp Blatter has lost his appeal at the Court of Arbitration for Sport against a six-year ban by FIFA.
Spain's football federation president Angel Maria Villar has decided to run for president of UEFA, European football's top job.
The two Spanish clubs are accused of breaching a FIFA regulation that prohibits the international transfer of players under the age of 18.
In spite of Platini’s intention to democratise (and commercialise) European football, it is difficult to predict how his legacy will now play out.
Suspended European soccer chief Michel Platini announced Monday to resign as UEFA president after losing his appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).
In December 2015, Platini was banned from football-related activities over corruption allegations.
Former presidents of the Chilean and Colombian football federations have been handed life bans for corruption, the sport's world governing body FIFA said on Friday.
Delays in stadium construction. Poor working conditions for World Cup workers. Massive budget blowouts. Nationwide protests. Ignoring the needs of millions of struggling Brazilian families. All of these concerns disappeared from the public opinion...
The news that three major sponsors have ceased their partnership with FIFA could potentially damage its reputation, and more importantly, its finances. Reports on Friday revealed that Castrol, Continental and Johnson & Johnson were...
The fellow journalists I pitied most at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa were the FIFA beat reporters. Charged with covering the governing body of the world’s most popular sport, they would dutifully...
Soccer is truly the world’s sport. It is played and watched by more people across the globe than any other sport. Every four years, it is the center of global attention when the World Cup...
I have lived in the US for over three decades. And I have never seen soccer – that is, real “football” – dominate the front pages of US newspapers for so many days and...
Sepp Blatter’s surprise resignation as president of FIFA on Tuesday after 17 years of leading arguably the world’s most powerful sports organization came only days following a successful reelection in the teeth of a...
Sepp Blatter has resigned his position as the head of FIFA as allegations of corruption swirled around him from media outlets around the world. His resignation follows a trying week in which FBI investigations...
Editor’s note: FIFA President Sepp Blatter announced his resignation from the international soccer governing body on Tuesday, just days after he won a fifth four-year term in the face of corruption allegations. Since then,...
Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini were handed eight-year bans from football by FIFA on Monday.
"Platini will certainly be suspended for several years," Bantel was quoted as saying by French website L'Equipe.
The prosecution also questioned the “unfair payment” of two million Swiss francs ($2.24 million) by Blatter to Platini “to the detriment of FIFA”.
FIFA on Wednesday rejected the appeals lodged by president Sepp Blatter and vice president Michel Platini against 90-day bans on them.
The race is thought to be wide open given Platini's potential ethics violations, including a probe over a murky 1.8 million euro payment he received from FIFA.
Both Platini and Blatter have been suspended for 90 days by Fifa's ethics committee as Swiss authorities conduct a criminal investigation over FIFA corruption
Blatter was re-elected for a fifth term at FIFA's congress in May despite the erupting scandal, but then announced on June 4 that he would stand down in Feb.
The Swiss federal prosecutor's office also said Blatter's office was searched and data was seized.
Infantino says the letter was also sent to FIFA ethics committee prosecutor Cornel Borbely and FIFA election monitor Domenico Scala
Platini referred to the creation of the FIFA Reform Committee as an important step in the introduction of structural changes to global football federation
Michel Platini's chances of becoming the new president of FIFA received a boost Thursday when the Asian Football Confederation chief praised him.
Platini has launched a campaign to succeed Sepp Blatter as FIFA president, to give the scandal-hit governing body "the dignity and the position it deserves."
Day after announcing his FIFA presidential intentions, English Football Association showed support to back Michel Platini
Zico, who capped 89 times for Brazil and is currently the manager of Indian Super League outfit FC Goa has shown interest for the FIFA top job.
The former VP of FIFA, Jeffrey Webb, is the first of the seven officials accused in the corruption probe and has been extradited to the United States.
Sepp Blatter showed up for work at FIFA's gleaming headquarters in Zurich, where FIFA said he met with staff and received their applause.
FIFA witnessed a roller-coaster ride in just a week when the world football governing body was plunged into a corruption scandal
The chairman of Football Federation Australia says bidding for the 2022 World Cup awarded to Qatar was not clean
Sepp Blatter has resigned after being the chief of FIFA for 17 years.
Dear Sepp Blatter, You're not just another, you're the biggest crook the beautiful game of football have ever seen. You deserve the knighthood in corruption.
Outgoing FIFA president Sepp Blatter is subject to FBI and US prosecutors’ investigations into corruption following a week of scandal that has rocked football.
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