Michel Platini has confirmed he will run to replace Sepp Blatter as the FIFA President in next February’s election.
Michel Platini is set to announce tomorrow he will be a candidate to replace Sepp Blatter as President of FIFA, insidethegames has been told.
Mexico won the Gold Cup for a record seventh time, beating surprise finalists Jamaica 3-1 at the Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia tonight.
FIFA President Sepp Blatter and Russia President Vladimir Putin were on hand to open today’s draw ceremony for the 2018 World Cup in St Petersburg's Constantine Palace as defending champions Germany avoided arguably the strongest second-seeded teams, France and Italy, in the qualifying section for Europe.
FIFA general secretary Jérôme Valcke has acknowledged that he will almost certainly leave world football’s governing body at the same time as Sepp Blatter, the President under whom he has served since 2007.
United States have failed to reach the final of the Gold Cup for the first time in six editions after a shock loss to Jamaica today in Atlanta before Mexico overcame Panama in a highly controversial second semi-final.
FIFA's reputation has suffered yet another damaging blow after Football Association of Thailand (FAT) President Worawi Makudi was found guilty of electoral fraud.
A British comedian who interrupted the press conference of FIFA President Sepp Blatter and threw fake money at him on Monday (July 20) is to be charged by the Swiss authorities.
FIFA’s Ad Hoc Electoral Committee met tpdau, just a day after February 26 was fixed as the date of the election that is expected to bring down the curtain on Sepp Blatter’s near 18-year reign as President of world football’s governing body.
FIFA has set a date of February 26 for its much-anticipated Extraordinary Elective Congress, while announcing the establishment of a new task force - chaired by “an independent personality” - to help with a new wave of reforms.
Mexico and Panama will meet in the semi-finals of the Gold Cup after they won their respective quarter-finals against Costa Rica and Trinidad and Tobago in East Rutherford tonight.
Clint Dempsey scored his first international hat-trick as hosts United States booked their place in the Gold Cup semi-finals with a 6-0 win against Cuba at the M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland.
Chuck Blazer, the former FIFA Executive Committee member who turned whistleblower for the FBI, has been banned from football for life, it was announced today.
Both matches on the second day of the Gold Cup at LA Galaxy's Stubhub Centre ended in draws today.
United States begin defence of Gold Cup with narrow victory as CONCACAF cancel deal with marketing agency
Defending champions the United States opened their defence of the Gold Cup with a 2-1 victory over Honduras in the opening match of the tournament at the Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas.