FIFA to investigate alleged Michel Platini smear

FIFA confirmed on Monday that they will investigate the alleged distribution from their headquarters of an anonymous heavily critical `dossier` on UEFA president Michel Platini following a complaint from European soccer`s governing body.

Reuters| Updated: Aug 17, 2015, 20:27 PM IST
FIFA to investigate alleged Michel Platini smear

Zurich: FIFA confirmed on Monday that they will investigate the alleged distribution from their headquarters of an anonymous heavily critical `dossier` on UEFA president Michel Platini following a complaint from European soccer`s governing body.

"FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke has received a letter from UEFA regarding the said subject," said FIFA in a statement emailed to Reuters.

"In his answer to UEFA, the FIFA Secretary General has confirmed that FIFA is investigating the matter."