Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini will have formal hearings this month into allegations they breached Fifa’s ethics code. Photograph: Afp

Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini will have formal hearings later this month into allegations that they breached Fifa’s ethics code, it has been announc(...)

Both Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini have been provisionally suspended from Fifa. Photograph: Getty Images

Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini have both been provisionally banned for 90 days from any football-related activity in a ruling that throws world fo(...)

Fifa vice-president Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein of Jordan has announced that he will run again for the Fifa presidency. Photograph: Phil Noble/Reuters

Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein of Jordan is back in the race to be elected Fifa president having declared his candidacy on Wednesday four months after los(...)

 Chung Moon-Joon:  “Mr Platini enjoys institutional support from the current structure of Fifa. Mr Platini is very much a product of the current system.” Photograph: Ed Jones/AFP/Getty

Chung Mong-joon, one of the most influential figures in Asian football, has ridiculed Sepp Blatter after announcing that he will enter the race to rep(...)

Sepp Blatter’s successor will be elected in December after the embattled Fifa President recently tendered his resignation. Photo: Ruben Sprich/Reuters

Fifa is likely to elect a new president at a December 16th emergency meeting in Zurich, the BBC is reporting. “The BBC has learned that is the (...)

Announcing his intention to stand for Fifa presidency, prince Ali Bin Al Hussein said “the message I heard, over and over, was that it is time for a change”. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Jordanian royal prince Ali Bin Al Hussein, a close ally of Uefa president Michel Platini, announced plans on Tuesday to run for the leadership of w(...)

North Korean army officers punch the air in a sign of loyalty at a rally in Kim Il Sung Square in central Pyongyang, North Korea. Photograph: Jon Chol Jin/AP

North Korea stepped up its warlike rhetoric at the weekend, declaring that the Korean peninsula was in a “state of war” and saying that its nuc(...)