UEFA tempts investors with new financial rules
UEFA tempts investors with new financial rules

UEFA has presented new financial fair play rules easing restrictions on clubs in a bid to tempt investors after a tough three-year campaign to cut sky-high debt in the European game.

UEFA meet to ease financial restraints
UEFA meet to ease financial restraints

European football`s governing body, UEFA, started a meeting on Monday aiming to ease their Financial Fair Play (FFP) rules which have faced mounting legal challenges and complaints.

UEFA break-even rule referred to Court of Justice
UEFA break-even rule referred to Court of Justice

A legal complaint against UEFA`s break-even rule `Financial Fair Play (FFP)` has been referred to the European Court of Justice (EJ), the lawyers who brought the case said on Tuesday.

`Sepp Blatter Tournament` to go ahead
`Sepp Blatter Tournament` to go ahead

Despite a deepening corruption scandal at FIFA, an annual charity event carrying the outgoing president Sepp Blatter`s name will go ahead, organisers said on Thursday.

Zico launches FIFA presidency bid without federation backing
Zico launches FIFA presidency bid without federation backing

Brazilian soccer great Zico formally declared his candidacy for the FIFA presidency on Wednesday but admitted there would probably need to be a change of rules in order to make his run viable.

FIFA to hold new election but concerns it under old rules
FIFA to hold new election but concerns it under old rules

FIFA began the process of finding a replacement for outgoing president Sepp Blatter on Wednesday with the same system which has caused problems in the past.

Michel Platini silent on FIFA row
Michel Platini silent on FIFA row

UEFA chief Michel Platini on Wednesday declined any further comment on the scandal engulfing world governing body FIFA and whether he might be a candidate to succeed Sepp Blatter as its president.

UEFA's Michel Platini wades into French political row
UEFA's Michel Platini wades into French political row

Europe`s soccer chief said on Wednesday he had officially invited French Prime Minister Manuel Valls to watch last Saturday`s Champions League final in Berlin, after a row exploded about Valls` use of a government jet to get there.

Thomas Vermaelen told to give back Champions League medal
Thomas Vermaelen told to give back Champions League medal

FC Barcelona footballer Thomas Vermaelen was asked to give back his Champions League winners' medal after failing to play even a single minute in the competition this season.

Sepp Blatter`s departure will not change FIFA: ex-UEFA official
Sepp Blatter`s departure will not change FIFA: ex-UEFA official

Changing FIFA presidents will not root out corruption at football`s world body, a former UEFA official said Sunday, insisting that corrupt practices had nothing to do with exiting FIFA chief Sepp Blatter.

Sepp Blatter gets ovation; Chuck Blazer says 1998, 2010 Cups tainted
Sepp Blatter gets ovation; Chuck Blazer says 1998, 2010 Cups tainted

FIFA staff gave Sepp Blatter a standing ovation on Wednesday even as his resignation failed to quell a corruption storm that could yet touch world football`s fallen leader.

UEFA postpone meeting to discuss FIFA crisis
UEFA postpone meeting to discuss FIFA crisis

UEFA have postponed a meeting due to be held on Saturday to discuss the crisis at FIFA which led to Sepp Blatter saying he would step down as president of world soccer`s governing body.

Platini delays UEFA meeting amid `uncertain` FIFA crisis
Platini delays UEFA meeting amid `uncertain` FIFA crisis

UEFA leader Michel Platini has called off a meeting planned for Saturday in Berlin to discuss the FIFA crisis because of the "uncertain and unpredictable" developments surrounding football`s world body.

The men who might be after FIFA's top job as Sepp Blatter quits
The men who might be after FIFA's top job as Sepp Blatter quits

FIFA is facing a turning point in its history with the end of president Sepp Blatter`s 17-year grip on power.

Michel Platini hails Sepp Blatter`s 'difficult', 'brave' resignation
Michel Platini hails Sepp Blatter`s 'difficult', 'brave' resignation

UEFA president Michel Platini hailed the resignation of FIFA leader Sepp Blatter on Tuesday as a brave and difficult decision.

Michel Platini`s UEFA and Blatter`s FIFA, football's squabbling lovers
Michel Platini`s UEFA and Blatter`s FIFA, football's squabbling lovers

Can`t live with each other, can`t live with out each other: the tangled relationship between Sepp Blatter`s FIFA and Michel Platini`s UEFA reached a new low with the corruption storm that hit football`s world body.

No change in distribution of FIFA World Cup places
No change in distribution of FIFA World Cup places

FIFA will not make any changes to the allocation of World Cup slots among the six continents for the 2018 and 2022 tournaments in Russia and Qatar, president Sepp Blater said on Saturday.

FIFA`s Blatter slams US action, Europe `hate` campaign
FIFA`s Blatter slams US action, Europe `hate` campaign

FIFA leader Sepp Blatter said Saturday he was "shocked" at the way the US judiciary has targeted football`s world body and slammed what he called a "hate" campaign by Europe`s football leaders.

Sepp Blatter faces bigger challenge at divided FIFA
Sepp Blatter faces bigger challenge at divided FIFA

As Sepp Blatter was re-elected FIFA president on Friday he made almost exactly the same speech he did in 2011 about the need to pull together and root out corruption.

FIFA presidential election: Sepp Blatter likely to win fifth term despite corruption scandal
FIFA presidential election: Sepp Blatter likely to win fifth term despite corruption scandal

World soccer boss Sepp Blatter was expected to be re-elected on Friday, defying growing calls for him to step down in the face of corruption scandals engulfing the sport`s governing body.