Sepp Blatter must go, says Michel Platini
Sepp Blatter must go, says Michel Platini

UEFA president Michel Platini has thrown his weight behind Jordan`s Prince Ali bin al Hussein in his bid to unseat Sepp Blatter as the head of football`s world governing body FIFA.

History repeats for outgoing Stuttgart rescuer Stevens
History repeats for outgoing Stuttgart rescuer Stevens

Coach Huub Stevens is to leave VfB Stuttgart despite rescuing the side from relegation for the second consecutive season with a 2-1 win over Paderborn in the final round of fixtures on Saturday, the club said on Monday.

Israel appeals to Michel Platini to sway FIFA from Palestinian suspension bid
Israel appeals to Michel Platini to sway FIFA from Palestinian suspension bid

The Israel Football Association appealed to UEFA president Michel Platini on Friday to speak out "loud and clear" against the Palestinian bid to vote the IFA out of FIFA next week.

Michel Platini hints at easing of FFP rules
Michel Platini hints at easing of FFP rules

UEFA president Michel Platini has suggested European football’s break-even rule known as Financial Fair Play (FFP) could be "eased" with the executive committee to discuss the idea in June.

Euro 2016 football tickets start at 25 euros
Euro 2016 football tickets start at 25 euros

 Organisers of the 2016 European football championship in France have announced that the cheapest ticket for the grand event will be sold at 25 euros.

UEFA Champions League, semi-final, 2nd leg: Bayern Munich vs Barcelona - As it happened...
UEFA Champions League, semi-final, 2nd leg: Bayern Munich vs Barcelona - As it happened...

Barcelona march into the 2014-15 UEFA Champions League final with a 5-3 win on aggregate over Bayern Munich. The Bavarians won the second leg tie 3-2 at Allianz Arena, Munich.

Thousand dollar super-seats at Euro 2016
Thousand dollar super-seats at Euro 2016

Tickets for the 2016 European Championships in France will cost up to 1,000 dollars, but organisers said Tuesday that a quarter of a million seats will be sold cutprice.

FIFA introduces more racism surveillance for World Cup
FIFA introduces more racism surveillance for World Cup

A new system of match observers monitoring incidents of racism and discrimination at 2018 World Cup qualifiers was announced by FIFA on Tuesday.

Italian giants, AS Monaco reach Financial Fair Play agreements
Italian giants, AS Monaco reach Financial Fair Play agreements

UEFA on Friday reached agreement with 10 clubs in relation to their Financial Fair Play (FFP) rules, with Italian giants Inter Milan and Roma, as well as Monaco, among those accepting fines.

Asia's lack of democracy typical of FIFA ethos, says Prince Ali
Asia's lack of democracy typical of FIFA ethos, says Prince Ali

The way that the Asian Football Confederation allowed FIFA president Sepp Blatter to address its congress while none of the men campaigning to replace him could, showed a typical lack of democracy, one of the candidates said on Sunday.

Legia Warsaw lose appeal against Champions League expulsion
Legia Warsaw lose appeal against Champions League expulsion

Legia Warsaw, kicked out of the Champions League qualifiers in August, have lost their appeal against the elimination after sport`s highest tribunal rejected their claims that UEFA had been too bureaucratic. 

Asian soccer pays respect to Nepal earthquake victims
Asian soccer pays respect to Nepal earthquake victims

Delegates stood at the start of the 26th Asian Football Confederation Congress for a minute`s silence to respect more than 5,200 people who died and the tens of thousands left homeless in last week`s Nepal earthquake disaster.

Greeks assure UEFA of changes to sports bill
Greeks assure UEFA of changes to sports bill

 UEFA Secretary General Gianni Infantino received assurances on Wednesday from the Greek government that changes will be made to a proposed sports law which will see the country avoid a suspension from international competition.

Don`t hold your breath for Asian World Cup win
Don`t hold your breath for Asian World Cup win

Asian football`s new technical director refused to put a time-frame on the region`s first World Cup win on Wednesday, but said strong domestic leagues were the first step to success.

Political uncertainty mars future of Crimea`s athletes
Political uncertainty mars future of Crimea`s athletes

 Moscow`s annexation of the strategic peninsula of Crimea from Ukraine has not only sparked the worst crisis between Russia and the West since the Cold War but also put under threat the sporting careers of Crimean athletes.

Messi, Suarez among other Barcelona players to undergo dope tests
Messi, Suarez among other Barcelona players to undergo dope tests

A list of 10 players from Spanish football club FC Barcelona including Argentine striker Lionel Messi and Uruguayan forward Luis Suarez underwent drug tests on Friday conducted by European football's governing body, the UEFA, the club said.

UEFA must act if Dani Carvajal bite evidence conclusive: Gabi
UEFA must act if Dani Carvajal bite evidence conclusive: Gabi

 Atletico Madrid captain Gabi has called on UEFA to act if there is evidence Real Madrid defender Dani Carvajal bit Atletico forward Mario Mandzukic in Tuesday`s Champions League quarter-final, first leg.

Brief encounter takes England women into Euro U19 finals
Brief encounter takes England women into Euro U19 finals

 The England Under-19 women`s team qualified for the European Championships in bizarre fashion after scoring a penalty in a replay of the closing seconds of their match against Norway on Thursday.

Russia awarded 3-0 win after crowd trouble in Montenegro
Russia awarded 3-0 win after crowd trouble in Montenegro

UEFA on Wednesday awarded Russia a 3-0 win over Montenegro after crowd trouble forced a European Championship qualifier between the two countries to be abandoned.

UEFA take fight against TPO to European Commission
UEFA take fight against TPO to European Commission

UEFA and international players` union FIFPro have lodged a complaint with the European Commission questioning the legality of third-party player ownership, known as TPO, European football`s governing body announced on Wednesday.