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Platini

(French platini)
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(Biography) Michel. born 1955, French footballer, manager, and administrator; scored 41 goals in 72 games for France (1976–87); manager of France (1988–92); president of UEFA from 2007; European Footballer of the Year (1983–85)
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Ceferin is to complete the term of banned former President Michel Platini.
MICHEL Platini will quit as Uefa president after failing to overturn his ban at the Court of Arbitration for Sport.
MICHEL Platini will resign as Uefa president after failing to overturn his ban at the Court of Arbitration for Sport, which cut his sanction from six to four years.
L'audition de Michel Platini devant le Tribunal arbitral du sport (TAS) pour contester sa suspension de six ans de toute activite liee au football aura lieu le 29 avril, rapportent samedi des medias.
Plusieurs personnalites du sport sont citees parmi lesquelles l'ancien president de l'UEFA Michel Platini ou le Ballon d'Or Lionel Messi.
DEPOSED Sepp Blatter declared "I will always be a president" after suggesting there is "a kind of conspiracy at FIFA" against Michel Platini.
SEPP BLATTER and Michel Platini have lost their appeals to have their bans from football overturned.
UEFA will not schedule a presidential election to replace banned Michel Platini until the Frenchman's appeal has been decided, the European soccer body said in a statement on Friday.
FIFA president Sepp Blatter and UEFA boss Michel Platini have been suspended for eight years from all football-related activities following an ethics investigation.
FOOTBALL: Michel Platini has filed an "urgent" appeal at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) that his 90-day provisional ban be lifted.
FIFA'S 90-day suspension of Michel Platini is under renewed fire after the South American confederation called for him to be allowed to continue to run for the FIFA presidency.
THE European football organisation Uefa has expressed its "full confi-dence" in president Michel Platini and saying it "stands fully behind him".