Qatar brings first new World Cup stadium to life as FIFA mulls expansion
Thursday, 16 May 2019 Qatar inaugurated the first of seven new World Cup 2022 stadiums on Thursday, just weeks before a crucial FIFA summit will decide whether to expand the tournament and potentially push it beyond the tiny Gulf state's borders to accommodate a larger format.
French police are questioning Michel Platini, the former head of European soccer association UEFA, over the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar. It was a shock win for the tiny Gulf nation, and a..
FILE PHOTO: Former UEFA President Michel Platini arrives at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to be heard in the arbitration procedure involving him and the FIFA in Lausanne, Switzerland, August..
Watch VideoFrench authorities took Michel Platini, the former president of the Union of European Football Associations, into custody for questioning on Tuesday.... Newsy Also reported by •Independent •Reuters
The banned ex-UEFA chief Michel Platini was released from custody on Wednesday after hours of questioning in connection with a criminal investigation into the... France 24 Also reported by •SoccerNews.com •Reuters •BBC Sport •talkSPORT