Sepp Blatter to attend February 16 appeal hearing: Spokesman

Sepp Blatter to attend February 16 appeal hearing: Spokesman

Blatter`s hearing is scheduled 24 hours after that of fallen UEFA president Michel Platini, who is also appealing against his eight-year suspension.

Africa vote could hold key to FIFA presidential election

FIFA is voting for a new leader amidst its biggest ever corruption scandal which has seen 41 people and entities indicted by the U.S. Department of Justice.

'Whistleblower' helps Swiss investigation against FIFA's Sepp Blatter

'Whistleblower' helps Swiss investigation against FIFA's Sepp Blatter

Swiss prosecutors last year opened a criminal investigation of individuals on suspicion of mismanagement and money laundering related to allocation of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups to Russia and Qatar.
 

Prince Ali bin al Hussein says he will win a clean FIFA vote

Prince Ali bin al Hussein says he will win a clean FIFA vote

Prince Ali says February 26 election represented FIFA`s one chance to restore football`s tarnished reputation.

Ex-FIFA VP to be freed on bond before US trial on bribery charges

Ex-FIFA VP to be freed on bond before US trial on bribery charges

Hawit was arrested on Dec. 3 in Zurich, where FIFA has its headquarters, and was later extradited to the United States.

Banned chief Michel Platini still being paid: UEFA

Banned chief Michel Platini still being paid: UEFA

FIFA reported that banned president Sepp Blatter would continue to be paid until a new president is elected.

UEFA continue to pay banned Michel Platini; Jeffrey Webb ‘terminated’ by CONCACAF

UEFA continue to pay banned Michel Platini; Jeffrey Webb ‘terminated’ by CONCACAF

CONCACAF’s former president Jeffrey Webb, who was arrested in May, has had his contract terminated and is not receiving any cash from the body.

Jerome Valcke: Under investigation secretary general fired by FIFA

Jerome Valcke: Under investigation secretary general fired by FIFA

Valcke has been accused of aiding a scheme to sell 2014 World Cup tickets on the black market.

FIFA corruption scandal: Investigators seek life bans for Sepp Blatter, Michel Platini

FIFA corruption scandal: Investigators seek life bans for Sepp Blatter, Michel Platini

The case is the latest in an escalating series of scandals since Swiss investigators detained several FIFA officials in Zurich on May 29.

FIFA investigators to seek longer Sepp Blatter, Michel Platini bans

FIFA investigators to seek longer Sepp Blatter, Michel Platini bans

Blatter was to stand down at a FIFA congress on February 26 when a special election is to be held. 

Tokyo Sexwale feels sorry for banned FIFA president Sepp Blatter

Tokyo Sexwale feels sorry for banned FIFA president Sepp Blatter

Sexwale is one of five candidates standing to replace Blatter.

Fallen FIFA chief Sepp Blatter to appeal eight-year ban

Fallen FIFA chief Sepp Blatter to appeal eight-year ban

Blatter was also fined 50,000 Swiss francs while Platini, a FIFA vice-president, was fined 80,000 Swiss francs.
 

FIFA panel tells Sepp Blatter, Michel Platini why they were banned

FIFA panel tells Sepp Blatter, Michel Platini why they were banned

Blatter and Platini were banned last month amid the worst corruption scandal in the history of world soccer`s governing body.

Under-fire Michel Platini withdraws bid for FIFA presidency

Under-fire Michel Platini withdraws bid for FIFA presidency

Platini said he has done nothing wrong and was still hoping to win an appeal in time to have been allowed back in time for the election on February 26.

Prince Ali Bin Al-Hussein fears ''catastrophe'' for FIFA if wrong leader elected

Prince Ali Bin Al-Hussein fears ''catastrophe'' for FIFA if wrong leader elected

Prince Ali, who was beaten by 133-73 votes by Sepp Blatter in last May`s election, is one of five men looking to replace the Swiss.

Sepp Blatter gives up on FIFA, says fighting for his honour: Bunte

Sepp Blatter gives up on FIFA, says fighting for his honour: Bunte

FIFA`s watchdog banned Blatter and UEFA boss Michel Platini for eight years for ethics violations.

FIFA scandal: Prince Ali seeks immediate release of Michael Garcia report

FIFA scandal: Prince Ali seeks immediate release of Michael Garcia report

Garcia said he had found "serious and wide-ranging issues" in the bidding process for both 2018 and 2022 World Cups.

FIFA all set to rebrand it executive committee

FIFA all set to rebrand it executive committee

FIFA published the agenda on Wednesday for its special election congress on 26 February.

FIFA corruption scandal: Michel Platini vows to fight `injustice` - Read full text

FIFA corruption scandal: Michel Platini vows to fight `injustice` - Read full text

Michel Platini and Sepp Blatter were found guilty of "abusive execution" of their powers and a conflict of interests.

Sepp Blatter to use 'all legal steps' to clear name: Lawyers

Sepp Blatter to use 'all legal steps' to clear name: Lawyers

Blatter and Platini were found guilty of a conflict of interest over that payment by FIFA judges.