Wednesday, 27 May 2015

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Nine football officials were arrested in Zurich in the early hours of Wednesday morning, but the world football governing body says Friday's presidential election will go ahead

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The head of the Irish football governing body has reiterated his call for Sepp Blatter to step aside, noting that the recent arrests are both shocking and saddening

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A string of arrests cast doubt over whether Friday's presidential race would be concluded, but the world football governing body claims they are "the damaged party"

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A European club final could be played under a roof for the first time in history on Wednesday - and the hosts of Dnipro - Sevilla now have other targets to aim for

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The whole of Ukraine has cheered on Myron Markevych’s side, who have not won a trophy for a quarter of a century, and they will be well-backed once again in Poland

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The Rojiblancos boss stands on the verge of securing back-to-back Europa League victories but has been linked with a move to Italy as an alternative to Carlo Ancelotti

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Swiss police, working with the Federal Office of Justice, have detained and will attempt to extradite a number of Fifa delegates, plus other executives, over fraud allegations

Tuesday, 26 May 2015

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The former Portugal international criticised the way the president runs Fifa ahead of likely being elected for a fifth term in office, but the 79-year-old hit back

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The Brazil captain's futsal coach says he always exhibited leadership qualities alongside an insatiable appetite for the game which has helped him reach the top level

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The coach, whose side will face Barcelona at the same ground where the Azzurri became world champions, praised what he called an "extraordinary" year for Italian football

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The Croatia striker says his team-mates are tired of hearing that they are lucky to have reached Wednesday's final against Sevilla and "want to win it so badly"

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The Rossoneri have drawn up a shortlist of other candidates for head coach as the former Real Madrid boss prepares to take a year out

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The Spanish coach, who has managed both of this year's Europa League finalists, emphasised that the Ukrainians' success has been based on a strong team ethic

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The Bundesliga club have confirmed that the Italian has stepped down from his role after just seven months in charge after disagreeing with Horst Heldt over the future of the side