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Antoine Griezmann Is Euro 2016 Biggest Winner

Antoine Griezmann may not have been a name you recognized a few years ago, but…

Blatter to attend appeal hearing on February 16

ZURICH (Reuters) – Disgraced FIFA president Sepp Blatter will return to the headquarters of soccer’s…

“Whistleblower” helps Swiss investigation against FIFA’s Blatter

ZURICH (Reuters) – An important witness has offered information to help criminal proceedings against long-time…

Souness welcomes 40-team World Cup concept

LONDON (Reuters) – Former Scotland captain Graeme Souness is backing the idea of expanding the…

French minister questions ban on would-be FIFA chief Platini

PARIS (Reuters) – France’s sports minister questioned the legitimacy of FIFA’s Ethics Committee on Tuesday…

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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…

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FIFA statement on Blatter and Platini bans

ZURICH (Reuters) – Here is the full text of the statement issued by FIFA on…

Beckenbauer and FIFA exco member Villar under ethics investigation

ZURICH (Reuters) – Franz Beckenbauer, one of Germany’s greatest footballers, and Spanish football federation president…

European FAs to discuss alternative to Platini next week – source

By Simon Evans NYON, Switzerland (Reuters) – European football associations will decide next week whether…

UEFA wants fast decision for Platini, no delay for FIFA election

By Simon Evans and Brian Homewood NYON, Switzerland (Reuters) – European football’s governing body UEFA…

Europe’s loyalty to Platini faces ultimate test

By Brian Homewood ZURICH (Reuters) – European soccer chiefs will have to decide on Thursday…

FIFA and UEFA were kept in dark about Platini’s Blatter deal : Johansson

ZURICH (Reuters) – Former UEFA president Lennart Johansson says that the European football body was…

Platini lodged an appeal with FIFA against his 90-day ban from the game on Saturday, French soccer's governing body said it would back him if he went to CAS

French federation to appeal against Platini’s ban to CAS ‘if necessary’

PARIS (Reuters) – The French Football Federation (FFF) has agreed to appeal against Michel Platini’s…

Former FIFA vice-president Chung to appeal six-year ban to CAS

ZURICH (Reuters) – FIFA presidential candidate and former vice-president Chung Mong-joon has said he will…

World soccer rocked by suspension of Blatter and Platini

By Simon Evans and Joshua Franklin ZURICH (Reuters) – World soccer chief Sepp Blatter and…

Blatter, Platini suspended from world soccer

ZURICH (Reuters) – World soccer chief Sepp Blatter and European boss Michel Platini were suspended…

Salman calls for ‘firm hand’ at FIFA; no mention of Platini

By Simon Evans ZURICH (Reuters) – The powerful head of Asian soccer said on Friday…

Platini has more explaining to do : Rauball

BERLIN (Reuters) – UEFA chief Michel Platini must provide more details over a payment of…

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Maradona Eyes FIFA Vice President Role

Football great Diego Maradona has claimed that he could be in line to become the…

Juventus vs Barcelona – Past Meetings

This year’s UEFA Champions League Final in Berlin will focus on the best teams from…