Fifa candidate Gianni Infantino unveils his manifesto for the presidential campaign at Wembley Stadium in London. Photograph: EPA

The Fifa presidential candidate Gianni Infantino has admitted that it is “now or never” to restore credibility to world football’s scandal-hit govern(...)

FAI CEO John Delaney has not done a press conference to which any and every soccer reporter could go for more than three years. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho.

First the good news . . . there is nothing in John Delaney’s introduction to the FAI’s newly released five-year Strategic Plan about the organisation (...)

UEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino is  hoping to replace Sepp Blatter as president of Fifa. Photograph: Alain Grosclaude/AFP/Getty Images

Uefa general secretary Gianni Infantino says he is “very confident” of being elected president of Fifa after receiving the unanimous backing of the E(...)

Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini could face even longer bans after Fifa’s ethics investigatory chamber confirmed it is appealing to increase the eight-(...)

Suspended UEFA chief Michel Platini on January 7, 2015 withdrew from the race to become FIFA president, telling L’Equipe that he will concentrate on clearing his name instead. Photo: Getty Images

Michel Platini has formally withdrawn his candidacy for the FIFA presidency and said he will dedicate himself to overturning his eight-year ban. The (...)

 Parc des Princes stadium in Paris, France. The French capital is one of the 10 host cities for the Euro 2016 tournament. Photograph: Charles Platiau/Reuters

Getting Ireland to France next summer is likely to earn Martin O’Neill a significant increase on his current €900,000 a year salary when he and his e(...)

Uefa president Michel Platini: in the eye of the current storm surrounding the world’s football authorities.  He was suspended for 90 days for accepting an improper payment from Sepp Blatter. Photo: Laurent Gillieron/AP)

Uefa president Michel Platini will discover this morning whether he can play an active part in the weekend’s event in Paris where the executive commit(...)

Fifa acting president Issa Hayatou: “These reforms are moving Fifa towards improved governance, greater transparency and more accountability.” Photograph:  Alessandro Della Bella/Bloomberg

Fifa will continue to consider the expansion of the World Cup to 40 teams from 2026 – but a final decision has been deferred following Thursday’s exe(...)

Manchester City fans have been booing the Champions League anthem. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Manchester City will not face any sanctions from Uefa for their fans booing the Champions League anthem. Uefa’s disciplinary body has reviewed the cas(...)

Sepp Blatter , the suspended Fifa president, said Platini does not have courage to lead organisation. Photograph:  Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images

Sepp Blatter has cast further doubt over the legitimacy of the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding process by claiming there was an agreement in place (...)