FIFA has taken note of the decision of the European Court of Human Rights to reject the appeal of Michel Platini, which the Court considered to be manifestly ill-founded. This judgment is in line with the decision of FIFA’s Ethics Committee, which was confirmed by the Court of Arbitration for …Read More »
FIFA files claims against Joseph Blatter and Michel Platini!
FIFA has today filed claims in the relevant Swiss courts against former FIFA President Joseph Blatter and former FIFA Vice-President Michel Platini, seeking restitution of the CHF 2 million unduly paid to Mr Platini back in February 2011. This follows the unanimous resolution recently adopted by the FIFA Governance Committee …Read More »
Michel Platini loses ethics case at CAS, to resign as UEFA president!
The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne reduced the FIFA ban on Frenchman Michel Platini from six to four years, but the ban was not overturned following which Platini said that he would be stepping down as UEFA president soon. After CAS returned its judgement, Platini said in …Read More »