Michel Platini’s appeal has begun. Photograph: Afp

Suspended Uefa president Michel Platini appeared before sport’s highest tribunal on Friday to appeal against his six-year ban from soccer and said he(...)

Michel Platini’s appeal against his six-year ban from football will be heard on April 29th. Photograph: Getty

Michel Platini’s appeal against his six-year ban from football will be heard at the Court of Arbitration for Sport on April 29th, according to reports(...)

Swiss police raided the headquarters of European football body Uefa  following the latest revelations of a web of Panama-based offshore financial dealings by the rich and famous. Photograph: Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images

Swiss police have raided Uefa’s headquarters in Nyon to seize details of a TV rights contract signed by the Fifa president, Gianni Infantino, followin(...)

Gianno Infantino has been dragged into the Panama Papers affair. Photograph: Epa

MPs and Fifa reform campaigners have called for an urgent investigation into questions raised by a decade old TV rights deal that has dragged the new (...)

The Panama papers leak has dragged president Gianni Infantino into the Fifa corruption scandal. Photograph: Epa

The new head of world football has been caught up in the sport’s corruption scandal because of documents that have been revealed by the Panama Papers (...)

Manchester City were taken over by Sheikh Mansour in 2008. Photograph: Getty

The multi-layered significance of Manchester City lining up against Paris Saint-Germain at a glittering Parc des Princes in the Champions League quart(...)

Eugenio Figueredo, a former senior Fifa vice-president recently accused of corruption. Photograph: Getty

Fifa could face another crisis after the Panama Papers revealed an apparent conflict of interest at the heart of the ethics committee supposed to clea(...)

Fifa are looking to reclaimtens of million of dollars from indicted former employees. Photograph: PA

Fifa has lodged a claim in the US for tens of millions of dollars in damages and compensation from the indicted former executives who have plunged the(...)

Michel Platini has taken his appeal against his ban from football to the Court of Arbitration for Sport. Photograph: PA

Michel Platini has taken his appeal against his ban from football to the Court of Arbitration for Sport. Cas announced on Wednesday morning that the (...)

Gianni Infantino of Switzerland, new FIFA President, during a press conference after being elected as new FIFA President at the Extraordinary FIFA Congress in Zurich, Switzerland. Photo: PA

It is natural to be sceptical about the election of the Uefa general secretary, Gianni Infantino, as president of Fifa – and about the election being (...)