Michel Platini’s lawyers have confirmed Fifa are looking to hand the suspended Uefa president with a lifetime ban. Photograph: Reuters

Michel Platini and Sepp Blatter are both facing possible lifetime bans on corruption charges brought by Fifa’s ethics committee. Uefa president Platin(...)

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(...)

Suspended Fifa president Sepp Blatter has revealed he was ‘close to death’ when he collapsed earlier this month. Photograph: PA

Sepp Blatter has revealed he was “close to death” after collapsing earlier this month. The 79-year-old, currently suspended from his post as Fifa pres(...)

Fifa’s ethics committee has concluded investigations into suspended president Sepp Blatter and Uefa president Michel Platini and is understood to be seeking lengthy bans for the pair. Photograph: Jon Buckle/PA

Fifa’s independent ethics committee has “requested sanctions” in its final reports on suspended president Sepp Blatter and Uefa president Michel Plati(...)

Uefa president Michel Platini has appealed his 90-day suspension to CAS. Photograph: Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images

Michel Platini has filed an “urgent” appeal at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) that his 90-day provisional ban be lifted. The Uefa president (...)

 A Fifa appeal committee have rejected a bid by long-time president Sepp Blatter and Uefa chief Michel Platini to overturn their 90-day suspensions while Swiss police pursue a criminal investigation. Photograp: Getty Images

Uefa chief Michel Platini will take his case to the Court of Arbitration for Sport after global soccer body Fifa’s ethics committee rejected his appea(...)

Sepp Blatter and All Nepal Football Association President Ganesh Thapa - The later has been banned for 10 years from all football activities at both national and international level. Photograph: Binod Joshi/AP

World soccer body Fifa announced on Monday it had banned two officials from Nepal and Laos for taking cash during Fifa elections, extending moves to (...)

Liberia FA chairman Musa Bility speaks on his mobile phone after annoucing plans to stand for the presidency of Fifa. Photo: Zoom Dosso/Getty Images

One of the seven candidates for the FIFA presidency has been excluded from the election after failing integrity checks. FIFA’s electoral committee has(...)

Sepp Blatter was last week ordered by doctors to take five days off work. Photograph:  Adam Davy/PA Wire.

Sepp Blatter is in hospital after suffering what has been described as a “small emotional breakdown”. The suspended Fifa president was last week order(...)

Former Roscommon star Karol Mannion courageously spoke out this summer about the serious after-effects of his two experiences of concussion on the GAA playing fields.  ©INPHO/James Crombie

Roscommon’s favourite son Chris O’Dowd has just hit the big screen as the star of a major new film The Program about disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong(...)