Posts Tagged ‘Sepp Blatter’

FIFA Sues Sepp Blatter And Michel Platini To Recover £1.56m

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 17, 2019
FIFA on Monday, December 16th filed fresh claims in a Swiss court seeking to recover Two million Swiss francs (£1.56 million) that it said were paid inappropriately by ex-FIFA President Joseph Blatter to former French football star Michel Platini. “FIFA has today filed claims in the relevant Swiss courts against former FIFA President Joseph Blatter […]


by Breaking Timeson December 22, 2015
The Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) which is the governing body of association football, responsible for the organisation of football’s major tournaments and was founded in 1904 with membership strength of 209 national associations has been engulfed by claims of widespread corruption since summer 2015. It has been a tough corruption fight that has […]

FLASH| FIFA Immediately Bans Platini, Blatter From All Football Activity For 8 Years

by Breaking Timeson December 21, 2015
A FIFA court on Monday banned Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini for eight years after finding them guilty of abusing their positions over a $2 million payment that was made to the suspended head of European football. Both were “immediately” banned from all football activity. Blatter, FIFA’s president since 1998, was fined 50,000 Swiss francs ($50,000). […]