FIFA Ethics Committee

Ethics Committee Launches Investigation on Beckenbauer Among Five Others

The ethics committee of FIFA have started an investigation on Franz Beckenbauer along with six…

FIFA panel tells Blatter, Platini why they were banned

ZURICH (Reuters) – FIFA’s ethics panel said on Saturday it had formally given outgoing President…

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FIFA ethics committee unlikely to stop at Blatter, Platini

ZURICH (Reuters) – Largely anonymous, lacking police powers and with its independence sometimes questioned, FIFA’s…

Blatter and Platini banned by FIFA for eight years

By Simon Evans ZURICH (Reuters) – FIFA President Sepp Blatter and UEFA boss Michel Platini,…

UEFA President Michel Platini (L) congratulates FIFA President Sepp Blatter after he was re-elected at the 65th FIFA Congress in Zurich, Switzerland, May 29, 2015. REUTERS/Ruben Sprich

Twitter explodes and reacts to: FIFA bans Blatter and Platini for 8 years

Suspended FIFA President Sepp Blatter and Europe's big shot Michel Platini were both banned for…
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Platini subjected to sham procedure – legal team

PARIS (Reuters) – FIFA’s Ethics Committee have subjected European football chief Michel Platini to a…

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FIFA ethics panel opens proceedings against Brazil’s Del Nero

ZURICH (Reuters) – FIFA’s ethics committee has opened formal proceedings against Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF)…

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Humiliated Blatter says only FIFA Congress can bar him

By Silke Koltrowitz ZURICH (Reuters) – Suspended FIFA president Sepp Blatter said on Wednesday he…

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FIFA ethics committee requests sanctions against Blatter, Platini

By Brian Homewood BERNE (Reuters) – The FIFA ethics committee said on Saturday it had…

UEFA President Michel Platini (L) congratulates FIFA President Sepp Blatter after he was re-elected at the 65th FIFA Congress in Zurich, Switzerland, May 29, 2015. REUTERS/Ruben Sprich

Blatter, Platini lose appeals against provisional FIFA bans

By Michael Shields ZURICH (Reuters) – Suspended FIFA president Sepp Blatter and European soccer chief…

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Platini to appeal FIFA ban with Court of Arbitration for Sport

ZURICH (Reuters) – European soccer chief Michel Platini will take his case to the Court…

FIFA ethics committee bans executives from Nepal, Laos

ZURICH (Reuters) – World soccer body FIFA announced on Monday it had banned two officials…

Suspended FIFA chief Blatter in hospital – lawyer

NEW YORK, ZURICH (Reuters) – Suspended FIFA president Sepp Blatter, his federation mired in a…

FIFA president candidate Salman dismisses lies

REUTERS – FIFA presidential candidate Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa has dismissed accusations of…

Korean Chung concedes his FIFA candidacy hangs by a thread

By Peter Rutherford SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea’s Chung Mong-joon says he has been left…

FIFA ethics committee says Platini complaints “not valid”

By Brian Homewood ZURICH (Reuters) – FIFA’s ethics committee has rejected criticism from UEFA president…

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FIFA mulls delaying presidential election, calls crisis meeting

By Simon Evans ZURICH (Reuters) – FIFA is discussing delaying the election for its next…

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Sepp Blatter appeals FIFA suspension

ZURICH (Reuters) – Sepp Blatter has filed an official appeal against his suspension from soccer…

UEFA President Platini attends a news conference after the draw for the 2015/2016 UEFA Europa League soccer competition at Monaco's Grimaldi Forum in Monte Carlo

UEFA defy FIFA and back Michel Platini

By Simon Evans ZURICH (Reuters) – UEFA defied FIFA’s suspension of Michel Platini on Thursday…

German soccer head calls for emergency FIFA meeting

(Reuters) – The head of the German Football Federation (DFB) called on Thursday for an…

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Platini suspension throws open race for soccer’s top job

By Brian Homewood ZURICH (Reuters) – The race to find a new FIFA president to…