Michel Platini

French Former Football Player

Timelines
International friendlies: A look at the key records scripted

08 Oct 2020

International friendlies: A look at the key records scripted

The international friendlies produced some superb results to start proceedings in a lively manner.

Serie A: Records Juventus can script in the 2020-21 season

15 Sep 2020

Serie A: Records Juventus can script in the 2020-21 season

Serie A 2019-20 winners Juventus are set to start a new chapter under manager Andrea Pirlo, who replaced Maurizio Sarri as the club's manager.

Records Cristiano Ronaldo could script in the 2020-21 season

03 Sep 2020

Records Cristiano Ronaldo could script in the 2020-21 season

Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo did well in the 2019-20 season, helping the club win the Serie A.

#StatisticalAnalysis: Lazio's Ciro Immobile set to land European Golden Shoe

31 Jul 2020

#StatisticalAnalysis: Lazio's Ciro Immobile set to land European Golden Shoe

Lazio striker Ciro Immobile leads the show in terms of goals across European domestic leagues.

UEFA bans Manchester City from Champions League for two seasons

15 Feb 2020

UEFA bans Manchester City from Champions League for two seasons

The governing body for association football in Europe, UEFA has banned English giants Manchester City from the Champions League for the next two seasons.

Cristiano Ronaldo could break these records in 2020

03 Jan 2020

Cristiano Ronaldo could break these records in 2020

Portuguese football sensation Cristiano Ronaldo had a memorable year of 2019.

#NewsBytesRanking: The greatest French footballers of all-time

07 Dec 2019

#NewsBytesRanking: The greatest French footballers of all-time

France are the reigning world champions, having won the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Five clubs which have produced most Ballon d'Or winners

30 Nov 2019

Five clubs which have produced most Ballon d'Or winners

The fate of football clubs is determined by the quality of players in their ranks.

Ranking the best mid-fielders to have won the Ballon d'Or

06 Nov 2019

Ranking the best mid-fielders to have won the Ballon d'Or

The Ballon d'Or is the most prestigious award which could be ever won by a footballer.

Former UEFA boss Michel Platini arrested: Details here

18 Jun 2019

Former UEFA boss Michel Platini arrested: Details here

Former UEFA president Michel Platini is being questioned by French anti-corruption investigators in relation to him awarding Qatar the hosting rights of the 2022 World Cup.

Cristiano Ronaldo scripts a new record after scoring against SPAL

25 Nov 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo scripts a new record after scoring against SPAL

When footballers are 33, they tend to think about going to easier leagues to earn a few extra bucks in the remaining years of their playing career.

Manchester City deny breaking financial fair play rules

08 Nov 2018

Manchester City deny breaking financial fair play rules

The defending Premier League champions Manchester City have found themselves embroiled in a fresh controversy, as a report claimed they have been using unfair means to bypass UEFA's Financial Fair Play regulations.

Women's Ballon d'Or is finally here: France Football announces launch

24 Sep 2018

Women's Ballon d'Or is finally here: France Football announces launch

France Football has announced that it will be launching the Women's Ballon d'Or, for the first time, this year.

61 Ghanaian referees banned after being found accepting bribes

17 Sep 2018

61 Ghanaian referees banned after being found accepting bribes

The Referee Association of Ghana has banned 61 match officials after an investigation found them accepting bribes to decide the fate of Ghana Premier League matches.

Football: The Old Lady of Turin's finest children

18 Jul 2018

Football: The Old Lady of Turin's finest children

With 2 European Championships, 34 league titles and 13 domestic cups, Juventus are among the most successful European clubs of all time.

#FootballTrivia: These footballers played for more than one country

15 Jul 2018

#FootballTrivia: These footballers played for more than one country

Playing for the national team is a great honor for any sportsperson.

5 legendary footballers who never won the FIFA World Cup

14 Jul 2018

5 legendary footballers who never won the FIFA World Cup

The 2018 World Cup final is knocking at the door and glory has once again eluded Ronaldo and Messi

Football greats who have never won a World Cup

04 Jul 2018

Football greats who have never won a World Cup

2018 FIFA World Cup has been more than what we bargained for.

Ronaldo wins record equalling 5th Ballon d'Or

08 Dec 2017

Ronaldo wins record equalling 5th Ballon d'Or

It's official. Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo is the best footballer on the planet.

Javier Tebas says PSG make mockery of FPP system

08 Sep 2017

Javier Tebas says PSG make mockery of FPP system

Javier Tebas, president of Spain's La Liga, believes that Qatari-owned French side Paris Saint-Germain are "laughing" at the financial fair play (FPP) system.

Sacked FIFA officials says removal 'politically motivated'

09 May 2017

Sacked FIFA officials says removal 'politically motivated'

In a statement, the sacked chief ethics investigator and the chief judge said that the removal was "politically motivated."