I’m best man for FIFA, insists banned ‘knight’ Platini

Paris European football supremo Michel Platini insisted that he remains the best man to lead scandal-hit FIFA despite currently being suspended from the sport. The French legend, one of seven candidates to succeed Sepp Blatter as FIFA president, believes that his experience as a player, coach and administrator far outstrips any of his six rivals. […]

Shaikh Salman and Infantino blow open FIFA presidency race

Lausanne Bahrain’s Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim al Khalifa and UEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino blew the race to succeed Sepp Blatter as FIFA president wide open as the bidding process closed at midnight. Eight candidates had confirmed their bids but FIFA will not publish the final list until later today. Swiss lawyer Infantino’s campaign in […]