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New World Cup vote needed if corruption proven, says Platini

by Football News

UEFA president Michel Platini believes a re-vote is essential if allegations regarding Qatar's bid for the 2022 FIFA World Cup are proven. Platini was among those who voted for Qatar in 2010 when the emirate won the rights to host the 22nd World Cup... Read more

Platini tips Zidane for Monaco

by Football News

Michel Platini believes compatriot Zinedine Zidane has the right credential to take over as coach of wealthy Ligue 1 outfit Monaco... Read more

Euro for Europe: a bad idea fuelled by too much thought

by Hyder Jawad

Ladies and gentlemen, distinguished guests: the host for the 2020 European Championship is [cue tension, cue anticipation] . . . Europe! [Cue awkward applause, cue bemusement, cue anticlimax]. A bit of humour at the Uefa Christmas party? If only... Read more

Platini backs UEFA racism stance

by Football News

Michel Platini says UEFA is doing everything in their power to continue the fight against racism in football... Read more

Platini warns clubs over spending

by Football News

The former French International said that the move comes after a number of clubs started reneging on scheduled payments for player transfers and face a ban from European competition if they fail to meet their commitments... Read more