Sepp Blatter’s fifth term as Fifa president has lasted just four days with the 79-year-old announcing that he is to resign. Photograph: Getty Images 2:49

Instead of four years, Sepp Blatter’s fifth term as Fifa president has lasted just four days with the 79-year-old announcing on Tuesday evening that h(...)

Sepp Blatter has claimed the arrest of seven FIFA officials on US corruption indictments may have been an attempt to interfere with the congress where he was re-elected for a fifth term as president. Photograph: PA

The re-elected Fifa president, Sepp Blatter, has said he was “shocked” at the way US authorities targeted football’s world body and slammed what he ca(...)

FAI chief John Delaney: “There is always controversy around Fifa and its decision and its governance and the one person who has always been at the head of that for a long time is Sepp Blatter.” Photograph: Arthur Carron/Collins

FAI chief executive John Delaney has described yesterday morning’s events in Zurich as “shocking,” and hinted at the possibility of a boycott of forth(...)

John Delaney Chief Executive of the FAI is worried about the Fifa presidential election on Friday. Photograph: Aidan Crawley 2:13

FAI chief executive John Delaney still believes that Sepp Blatter will win the Fifa presidential election this Friday, despite the arrests of senio(...)

Uefa are set to relax the FFP laws which saw Manchester City hit with a €68 million fine. Photograph: Epa

The financial fair play rules that saw Manchester City handed a huge fine by Uefa last season are set to be relaxed.Uefa is expected to announce next (...)

Republic of Ireland manager Dave Connell speaks to his team during the Uefa Women’s Under-17 European Championship Elite Phase Group 2 match against Hungary at Turners Cross, Cork. Photograph: Inpho

Uefa gave official confirmation on Thursday evening that Dave Connell’s women’s Under-17 Republic of Ireland side are through to the European finals, (...)

Players leave the pitch as the referee suspends the Euro 2016 group G qualifying match between Montenegro and Russia at the City stadium in Podgorica on March 27th, 2015. The match was abandoned with the score at 0-0 after trouble forced the referee to stop play on two separate occasions. Photograph: AFP

Russia have been awarded a 3-0 victory over Montenegro following their Euro 2016 qualifier in Podgorica last month which was abandoned because of cro(...)

Uefa has moved to increase the financial rewards from playing in the Europa League by announcing prize money for the tournament will increase by 65 per cent. Photo: Jon Buckle/PA

Uefa has moved to increase the financial rewards from playing in the Europa League by announcing prize money for the tournament will increase by 65 pe(...)

The Republic of Ireland’s Robbie Keane sits third in the Uefa list of all time national goalscorers. Photograph: Andrew Paton/Inpho

Robbie Keane’s 65 goals for the Republic of Ireland leaves him third on a list of Europe’s all-time leading national goalscorers published by Uefa. T(...)

Fifa president Sepp Blatter - The split between Uefa and Fifa president Sepp Blatter has widened after reports the world governing body watered down a report into reform proposals. Photograph: Steve Christo/Reuters

The split between Uefa and Fifa president Sepp Blatter has widened after reports the world governing body watered down a report into reform proposals.(...)