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Five enter FIFA presidency race; Bility, Platini sidelined

By Joshua Franklin ZURICH (Reuters) – FIFA has approved five candidates for its February presidential…

Blatter being treated for stress but not in hospital – confidant

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

UEFA sets deadline for Kiev Olympic Stadium safety plan

By Igor Nitsak KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine has been given two weeks by UEFA to…

Sevilla's players attend a training session ahead of their Champions League soccer match against Manchester City in Seville

Sevilla must beat City to boost qualifying hopes-Emery

(Reuters) – Sevilla have to beat Manchester City in the Champions League on Tuesday to…

Danish FA supports Greenland’s bid to join UEFA, FIFA

By Brian Homewood AARHUS, Denmark (Reuters) – Denmark’s football association (DBU) supports Greenland’s bid to…

Platini says he alone has vision to lead crisis-shaken FIFA

LONDON (Reuters) – Suspended UEFA head Michel Platini said on Thursday he was the only…

Michel Platini

Platini still sees good chances to head FIFA – Le Matin

ZURICH (Reuters) – Michel Platini still expects to be elected president of FIFA, despite his…

FIFA’s Blatter blames Platini, England and U.S. for “attacks”

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Suspended FIFA president Sepp Blatter said he was a “ball in a…

FIFA president candidate Salman dismisses lies

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

UEFA’s Infantino to bid for FIFA presidency

By Joshua Franklin ZURICH (Reuters) – UEFA general secretary Gianni Infantino entered the race for…

England fined by UEFA for crowd trouble

LONDON (Reuters) – UEFA has fined England, Poland, Scotland and Lithuania for failing to control…

UEFA fine Moldova for crowd disturbances

MOSCOW (Reuters) – UEFA have fined the Football Association of Moldova 15,000 Euro ($16,600) for…

UEFA open case against Man City after fans boo anthem

LONDON (Reuters) – UEFA have opened disciplinary proceedings against Manchester City following a report from…

Dynamo Kiev faces fresh UEFA charges over racist fans

By Igor Nitsak KIEV (Reuters) – UEFA opened disciplinary proceedings against Dynamo Kiev on Thursday…

“Kaiser Franz” finds himself in FIFA trouble

By Karolos Grohmann BERLIN (Reuters) – “Kaiser Franz” has been the nearest thing Germany has…

FIFA leaves door open for Platini presidential bid

By Brian Homewood ZURICH (Reuters) – Suspended European soccer chief Michel Platini may be able…

Barca to protest UEFA fine legally

MADRID (Reuters) – Barcelona have vowed to use all legal means to fight a second…

FIFA reform committee keeps plans under wraps

BERNE (Reuters) – FIFA’s reform committee kept its plans for overhauling the scandal-plagued organisation’s structure…

English FA suspends support for Platini’s FIFA candidacy

LONDON (Reuters) – The English Football Association has suspended support for Michel Platini’s bid to…

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…

UEFA ‘fully supports’ Michel Platini – Austrian FA head

NYON, Switzerland (Reuters) – European soccer body UEFA’s national associations “fully support” Michel Platini, Austrian…

Platini remains a candidate for FIFA president: UEFA

NYON, Switzerland (Reuters) – European soccer governing body UEFA’s suspended President Michel Platini remains a…

Dutchman Koeman says he has no intentions of leaving Saints

LONDON (Reuters) – There was good and bad news for Southampton fans on Thursday with…

Prince Ali of Jordan submits candidature for FIFA presidency

REUTERS – Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein of Jordan formally submitted his candidature to be…

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…

Blatter won’t back down without a fight

ZURICH (Reuters) – Sepp Blatter will battle on despite his suspension as head of world…

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

Platini confirms appeal, French ready for court move

PARIS (Reuters) – Suspended UEFA president Michel Platini lodged an appeal with FIFA against his…

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…