FIFA President Sepp Blatter

Blatter loses CAS appeal

The Court of Arbitration for Sport said Monday that Sepp Blatter breached FIFA's ethics codes as it firmly rejected his appeal against a six year ban for making a $2 million payment to ousted...

December 9, 2016
December 9, 2016

'Disrespectful Infantino won't answer my calls'

Disgraced former FIFA president Sepp Blatter says successor Gianni Infantino has showed him no respect by failing to return his phone calls.

December 6, 2016
December 6, 2016

Blatter loses CAS appeal

The Court of Arbitration for Sport said Monday that Sepp Blatter breached FIFA's ethics codes as it firmly rejected his appeal against a six year ban for making a $2 million payment to ousted...

December 21, 2015
December 21, 2015

Blatter, Platini face eight-year ban

Fifa President Sepp Blatter and Uefa boss Michel Platini have been suspended for eight years from all football-related activities following an ethics investigation.

October 8, 2015
October 8, 2015

Fifa suspends Blatter, Platini and Valcke

Fifa provisionally suspends its president Sepp Blatter, secretary general Jerome Valcke and vice-president Michel Platini for 90 days.

October 3, 2015
October 3, 2015

Fifa sponsors say Blatter must go

Fifa president Sepp Blatter will not resign despite major sponsors Coca-Cola, Visa, Budweiser and McDonald's calling for him to go immediately.

September 28, 2015
September 28, 2015

Blatter to stay as Fifa president

Sepp Blatter says he will remain as president of Fifa despite criminal proceedings being opened against him.

July 9, 2015
July 9, 2015

FIFA bans scandal tainted Chuck Blazer for life

FIFA on Thursday bans for life Chuck Blazer, a central figure in the corruption scandal that has engulfed world football, for taking millions of dollars in bribes.

June 28, 2015
June 28, 2015

Blatter told to stand by resignation

Sepp Blatter has been urged to stick by his decision to quit as president of world football's governing body, Fifa.

June 26, 2015
June 26, 2015

I did not resign: Sepp Blatter

Sepp Blatter says he has not resigned as Fifa president, but put himself in the hands of the Fifa congress.

June 11, 2015
June 11, 2015

Messi, Neymar try not to be upstaged at Copa America

Lionel Messi, Neymar try not to be upstaged at Copa America that begins today in Chile.