Sat, 05 Dec, 2015
Sepp Blatter has claimed a £1.35m (€2m) payment to Michel Platini which has seen the pair provisionally suspended by Fifa’s ethics committee was part of a “gentleman’s agreement” between the two of them.
Sun, 18 Oct, 2015
Jacques Burger is afraid of nothing. Completely fearless, he says. Then he remembers. “No, but I am afraid of things off the pitch, I promise you that. Oooh, snakes for instance. I don’t like snakes very much,” he says with a theatrical shudder.
Thu, 24 Sep, 2015
Sven-Goran Eriksson has claimed in his new autobiography that he signed a contract to succeed Sir Alex Ferguson at Manchester United in 2002 – and that he clashed with the Scot over Wayne Rooney’s inclusion in his 2006 World Cup squad.
Sun, 03 Nov, 2013
FIFA president Sepp Blatter has sent a letter to Germany’s Bild newspaper to clarify remarks he made in Switzerland’s Blick newspaper at the weekend in which he appeared to insinuate that Germany had only gained the 2006 World Cup due to malpractice.
Tue, 17 Jul, 2012