Michel Platini avoids FIFA talk, says in last term as UEFA chief
Michel Platini avoids FIFA talk, says in last term as UEFA chief

Michel Platini confirmed he was in his final term as UEFA president on Friday, whether he wins next year`s FIFA election or not.

Ex-FIFA official asks to live at home with pool tied to alleged bribe
Ex-FIFA official asks to live at home with pool tied to alleged bribe

A former high-ranking football official charged with soliciting bribes, including $500,000 that allegedly went to build a swimming pool at his house, wants to stay in that house near Atlanta while he awaits trial, his lawyer said on Thursday.

FIFA disowns 'girls in schools' and Sepp Blatter comments by reform chief
FIFA disowns 'girls in schools' and Sepp Blatter comments by reform chief

FIFA on Thursday disowned comments made by the head of its reform committee, who had questioned why American authorities were investigating corruption in soccer, which he described as "just an ethnic sport for girls in schools" in the U.S.

Football must not be overlooked in FIFA race: Michel Platini
Football must not be overlooked in FIFA race: Michel Platini

FIFA presidential candidate Michael Platini will publish his manifesto in the next six to eight weeks and wants to bring football back into the spotlight during the campaign, a source close to the Frenchman said on Wednesday.

Switzerland says will rule on FIFA extraditions next month
Switzerland says will rule on FIFA extraditions next month

The Swiss justice ministry will rule next month on the extradition requests filed by the United States against six FIFA officials who have been accused of corruption, a spokesman said today.

I`m clean and FIFA isn`t corrupt, says Sepp Blatter
I`m clean and FIFA isn`t corrupt, says Sepp Blatter

Sepp Blatter defended FIFA`s battered reputation on Monday as the outgoing president insisted he is clean and there is no systemic corruption at world football`s governing body.

Sepp Blatter "unfairly treated," says FIFA reform chief
Sepp Blatter "unfairly treated," says FIFA reform chief

Swiss lawyer Francois Carrard, appointed by FIFA to carry out reforms in the wake of a corruption scandal, says the federation`s chief Sepp Blatter has been "unfairly treated."

Chung Mong-Joon blasts FIFA, Sepp Blatter `sabotage`
Chung Mong-Joon blasts FIFA, Sepp Blatter `sabotage`

Chung Mong-Joon on Saturday accused FIFA president Sepp Blatter of "interfering" in the race to take control of football`s scandal-hit governing body, claiming his campaign is being sabotaged.

Swiss FIFA inquiry receives more than 100 ''suspicious activity'': Reports
Swiss FIFA inquiry receives more than 100 ''suspicious activity'': Reports

Swiss authorities have received more than 100 reports of suspicious financial activity linked to FIFA`s decisions to let Russia and Qatar host the 2018 and 2022 World Cup tournaments, the Swiss attorney general`s office said on Saturday.

Former FIFA official Nicolas Leoz `under investigation`
Former FIFA official Nicolas Leoz `under investigation`

Swiss investigators are probing Nicolas Leoz, a veteran FIFA official in South America, in their widening inquiry into alleged corruption in world football, a Swiss newspaper said on Saturday.

CONCACAF rescues T&T FA with bail-out loan
CONCACAF rescues T&T FA with bail-out loan

North and Central America's football governing body CONCACAF has rescued the Trinidad and Tobago Football Association (TTFA) with a bail-out loan after world governing body FIFA halted funding to the struggling association.

FIFA team to visit banned Indonesia: Report
FIFA team to visit banned Indonesia: Report

FIFA will send a team to investigate the state of play in Indonesian soccer with the Southeast Asians hopeful the world governing body will overturn a ban administered for government interference.

FIFA hopeful Chung Mong-Joon in 2022 World Cup probe: Media
FIFA hopeful Chung Mong-Joon in 2022 World Cup probe: Media

FIFA presidential hopeful Chung Mong-Joon is suspected of trying to influence the vote for the 2022 World Cup for South Korea and threatened with a lengthy ban, German daily Welt am Sonntag claimed.

FIFA medical chief backs Chelsea doctor in Jose Mourinho row
FIFA medical chief backs Chelsea doctor in Jose Mourinho row

FIFA`s medical chief Jiri Dvorak warned coaches Friday that their opinion is irrelevant when it comes to player health and safety in a stinging rebuke to Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho.

Delhi government joins hands with FIFA for U-17 World Cup
Delhi government joins hands with FIFA for U-17 World Cup

Delhi government on Friday joined hands with FIFA for the Under 17 Football World Cup, which is to be held in August-September 2017 in India.

FIFA team targets match-fixing, 'many' cases of corruption: Source
FIFA team targets match-fixing, 'many' cases of corruption: Source

FIFA`s independent ethics committee is probing "many" cases of suspected corruption, is accelerating its investigations and expects life bans for all but minor offences, according to a source familiar with the matter.

FIFA reform body sets date for first meeting
FIFA reform body sets date for first meeting

FIFA`s Reform Committee, which has been tasked with cleaning up football`s corruption-hit world governing body, will meet for the first time on September 2-3.

FIFA give little away after secretive sponsors' meeting
FIFA give little away after secretive sponsors' meeting

FIFA discussed reforms with some of its leading commercial partners on Thursday during a secretive meeting at the headquarters of world soccer`s scandal-plagued governing body.

FIFA attempts to raise club standards worldwide
FIFA attempts to raise club standards worldwide

Professional soccer clubs worldwide will have to meet minimum standards in stadium safety, the treatment of fans and youth football development to be admitted into certain competitions, soccer`s governing body FIFA said on Thursday.

FIFA to meet sponsors on Thursday
FIFA to meet sponsors on Thursday

FIFA will meet some of its leading commercial partners on Thursday to discuss reforms, a source close to soccer`s world governing body said on Tuesday.