Former UEFA President Michel Platini has been arrested as part of an investigation into the awarding of the 2022 FIFA World Cup to Qatar, according to reports in France.
Mike Rowbottom: Place your bets for one of the most talent-rich IAAF World Athlete of the Year contests in years
If I was a betting man - and my bank manager, among others, should be duly grateful I am not - I would put money on Eliud Kipchoge stepping up to the stage at the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco next Tuesday (December 4) to take possession of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Athlete of the Year award.
Philip Barker: A history of the European Football Championship as UEFA gears up for brand-new Nations League
This summer’s combined multi-sport European Championships in Glasgow and Berlin represented a major change for European sport.
UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin has been formally nominated to stay in the post by nine European countries.
Banned former UEFA President Michel Platini has accused the FIFA Ethics Committee of being a "weapon" used by world football's governing body to "remove opponents" in a wide-ranging attack on the body.
Former UEFA President Michel Platini has claimed he will not face any criminal charges related to the alleged "disloyal payment" which led to him being banned from football.
Platini hits out at "clowns" and "worthless judges" at CAS and FIFA as claims will be cleared of wrongdoing
Disgraced former UEFA President Michel Platini has labelled those at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) and FIFA who banned him for six years as "clowns" and "worthless judges" and claimed he will be cleared of any criminal wrongdoing.
A Russian Government spokesman has announced that Russia will welcome former FIFA and UEFA Presidents Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini to next year's World Cup.
The Swiss Federal Court has rejected an appeal by former UEFA President Michel Platini against his four-year ban from football.
Former FIFA President Sepp Blatter was deemed to have been "reckless" by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) regarding the CHF2 million (£1.6 million/$2 million/€1.8 million) payment he made to Michel Platini.
Back in January, South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) President Alejandro Dominguez was controversially appointed to head up FIFA’s Finance Committee.
Sepp Blatter has been unsuccessful in his appeal at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against a six-year ban from all footballing activity.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport will announce its decision on Sepp Blatter’s appeal against his six-year ban from all footballing activity on Monday (December 5).
Liam Morgan: Can the little-known Slovenian lawyer elected to replace Michel Platini restore UEFA's tarnished reputation?
It was out with the old and in with the new earlier this week as little-known Slovenian lawyer Aleksander Čeferin replaced the disgraced Michel Platini as President of UEFA.
Slovenia's Aleksander Čeferin was today elected the new President of UEFA to replace the disgraced Michel Platini.