Michael Platini

Former UEFA chief Michael Platini detained and questioned in Qatar World Cup probe

Platini’s lawyer William Bourdon was not immediately available for comment. The detention of the former soccer star was first reported by French investigative website Mediapart.

Jun 18, 2019, 15:49 PM IST

Defiant Sepp Blatter denies charges, vows to fight

FIFA's Ethics Committee handed an eight-year suspension to its president Sepp Blatter.

Dec 21, 2015, 18:35 PM IST

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.

Aug 26, 2015, 23:01 PM IST

Greg Dyke calls for Sepp Blatter to be challenged for re-election as FIFA president

Football Association (FA) chairman Greg Dyke has called for Sepp Blatter to be challenged when the Swiss stands for re-election as FIFA president next year.

Oct 27, 2014, 14:15 PM IST

`Tough` sanctions for finance inquiry clubs: Platini

UEFA will take "tough" action against top European clubs whose financing is being investigated, but none risks a Champions League ban, UEFA chief Michael Platini said Thursday.

Apr 24, 2014, 17:04 PM IST

Fans rebuff UEFA boss Platini’s ‘crazy’ plan for continent-wide Euro 2020

Eighty-two per cent of fans have rejected UEFA boss Michael Platini’s plan to host the 2020 European Championship in a variety of countries, according to Football Supporters Europe (FSE).

Dec 08, 2012, 18:01 PM IST

UEFA President Platini released from hospital

UEFA President Michel Platini was released from hospital on Saturday morning after being rushed there last evening having complained of feeling unwell, FIFA and UEFA announced in a statement.

Jul 10, 2010, 15:27 PM IST

UEFA President Platini released from hospital

UEFA President Michel Platini was released from hospital on Saturday morning after being rushed there last evening having complained of feeling unwell, FIFA and UEFA announced in a statement.

Jul 10, 2010, 15:27 PM IST

Platini to seek re-election as UEFA chief

French football great Michel Platini announced on Thursday that will stand for re-election as president of European football’s governing body UEFA next year.

Mar 25, 2010, 21:47 PM IST

Platini to seek re-election as UEFA chief

French football great Michel Platini announced on Thursday that will stand for re-election as president of European football’s governing body UEFA next year.

Mar 25, 2010, 21:47 PM IST

Platini says new rules will target Premier League debt

English Premier League clubs and others must stop amassing huge debts and new regulations will be drawn up to regulate team finances, UEFA president Michael Platini said.

Nov 04, 2009, 09:33 AM IST

Platini says new rules will target Premier League debt

English Premier League clubs and others must stop amassing huge debts and new regulations will be drawn up to regulate team finances, UEFA president Michael Platini said.

Nov 04, 2009, 09:33 AM IST