Michel Germain

20 Jun 19
New Delhi Times

 After a day of police questioning centering on his former role as a top decision-maker in soccer, Michel Platini was released from custody without charge in the early hours of Wednesday and said he found the experience painful given “everything I’ve done” in the sport. Summoned Tuesday morning to testify in a French corruption investigation […]

20 Jun 19
Koravox.com

“J’ai ensuite appelé Sepp Blatter (alors président de la fifa) pour lui faire part de cette rencontre.” Michel platini a en revanche déclaré publiquement qu’il n’était “pas fan” du rachat du PSG par le qatar, notamment dans une interview publiée le 5 juillet 2011 par France football. Selon France football, cité par Mediapart, il avait […]

20 Jun 19
Sport Archives

Former UEFA President Michel Platini, currently suspended for all football activities, was questioned by French investigators on Tuesday for several hours, as the former international and coach explained on Wednesday morning: "Listen, it was a long one, but in the face of the many Asking questions, it could only be long, they asked me questions […]

19 Jun 19
The Sun
SHAMED Michel Platini admitted he felt “hurt” after spending 15 hours being quizzed by cops. The former France playmaker and coach was hauled in by French police probing how he voted for Qatar to host the 2022 World Cup. Platini said he felt ‘hurt’ after being grilled by police over World Cup 2022 voting Platini, 63, was Uefa president and also a vice president of Fifa at the time of the vote in December 2010. He was finally allowed out of the police station on the outskirts of Paris shortly after 1am on Wednesday. Looking tired and stressed, Platini admitted the questioning went beyond the infamous lunch he had with former France president Nicolas Sarkozy and the Emir of Qatar days before the votes for the hosts of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups. On his experience, Platini said: “It was very long. [bc_video video_id=”6049645541001″ account_id=”5067014667001″ player_id=”default” embed=”in-page” padding_top=”56%” autoplay=”” min_width=”0px” max_width=”640px” width=”100%” height=”100%” caption=”England fans are dreaming of hosting 2022 World Cup as ‘Fifa hold secret meeting to find Qatar replacement’”] QATAR STRIPPED? “Given the number of questions, it was always going to be, since they asked me about Euro 2016, the World Cup in Russia, the World Cup in Qatar, Paris Saint-Germain and Fifa. “It hurts for everything I can think of, everything I’ve done. It hurts. “I replied to all the questions calmly, whilst still not knowing why I was there.” The police investigation has led to more calls for Qatar to be stripped of the tournament, which is due to take place in November and December 2022. [article-rail-section title=”MOST READ IN FOOTBALL” posts_category=”339″ posts_number=”12″ query_type=”popular” /] Qatar have already been cleared of corruption by a Fifa probe — viewed by many as a whitewash. Platini was forced to quit his Uefa job in 2015 and banned for four years over the £1.6million “disloyal payment” he took from former Fifa boss Sepp Blatter. The three-time Ballon d’Or winner added: “I feel totally foreign to any of these matters. This is an old affair.”
19 Jun 19
The Scottish Sun
SHAMED Michel Platini admitted he felt “hurt” after spending 15 hours being quizzed by cops. The former France playmaker and coach was hauled in by French police probing how he voted for Qatar to host the 2022 World Cup. Platini said he felt ‘hurt’ after being grilled by police over World Cup 2022 voting Platini, 63, was Uefa president and also a vice president of Fifa at the time of the vote in December 2010. He was finally allowed out of the police station on the outskirts of Paris shortly after 1am on Wednesday. Looking tired and stressed, Platini admitted the questioning went beyond the infamous lunch he had with former France president Nicolas Sarkozy and the Emir of Qatar days before the votes for the hosts of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups. On his experience, Platini said: “It was very long. [bc_video video_id=”6049645541001″ account_id=”5067014667001″ player_id=”default” embed=”in-page” padding_top=”56%” autoplay=”” min_width=”0px” max_width=”640px” width=”100%” height=”100%” caption=”England fans are dreaming of hosting 2022 World Cup as ‘Fifa hold secret meeting to find Qatar replacement’”] QATAR STRIPPED? “Given the number of questions, it was always going to be, since they asked me about Euro 2016, the World Cup in Russia, the World Cup in Qatar, Paris Saint-Germain and Fifa. “It hurts for everything I can think of, everything I’ve done. It hurts. “I replied to all the questions calmly, whilst still not knowing why I was there.” The police investigation has led to more calls for Qatar to be stripped of the tournament, which is due to take place in November and December 2022. [article-rail-section title=”MOST READ IN FOOTBALL” posts_category=”3″ posts_number=”12″ query_type=”popular” /] Qatar have already been cleared of corruption by a Fifa probe — viewed by many as a whitewash. Platini was forced to quit his Uefa job in 2015 and banned for four years over the £1.6million “disloyal payment” he took from former Fifa boss Sepp Blatter. The three-time Ballon d’Or winner added: “I feel totally foreign to any of these matters. This is an old affair.”
19 Jun 19
The Irish Sun
SHAMED Michel Platini admitted he felt “hurt” after spending 15 hours being quizzed by cops. The former France playmaker and coach was hauled in by French police probing how he voted for Qatar to host the 2022 World Cup. Platini said he felt ‘hurt’ after being grilled by police over World Cup 2022 voting Platini, 63, was Uefa president and also a vice president of Fifa at the time of the vote in December 2010. He was finally allowed out of the police station on the outskirts of Paris shortly after 1am on Wednesday. Looking tired and stressed, Platini admitted the questioning went beyond the infamous lunch he had with former France president Nicolas Sarkozy and the Emir of Qatar days before the votes for the hosts of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups. On his experience, Platini said: “It was very long. [bc_video video_id=”6049645541001″ account_id=”5067014667001″ player_id=”default” embed=”in-page” padding_top=”56%” autoplay=”” min_width=”0px” max_width=”640px” width=”100%” height=”100%” caption=”England fans are dreaming of hosting 2022 World Cup as ‘Fifa hold secret meeting to find Qatar replacement’”] QATAR STRIPPED? “Given the number of questions, it was always going to be, since they asked me about Euro 2016, the World Cup in Russia, the World Cup in Qatar, Paris Saint-Germain and Fifa. “It hurts for everything I can think of, everything I’ve done. It hurts. “I replied to all the questions calmly, whilst still not knowing why I was there.” The police investigation has led to more calls for Qatar to be stripped of the tournament, which is due to take place in November and December 2022. [article-rail-section title=”MOST READ IN FOOTBALL” posts_category=”10″ posts_number=”12″ query_type=”popular” /] Qatar have already been cleared of corruption by a Fifa probe — viewed by many as a whitewash. Platini was forced to quit his Uefa job in 2015 and banned for four years over the £1.6million “disloyal payment” he took from former Fifa boss Sepp Blatter. The three-time Ballon d’Or winner added: “I feel totally foreign to any of these matters. This is an old affair.”
19 Jun 19
www.Mlst.blog

Platini released from custody after police questioning

19 Jun 19
Sport Archives

PARIS – French police investigating whether corruption played a role in the astonishing decision to award the 2022 World Cup to Qatar, took the superstar of the 80s and former CEO Michel Platini in custody for questioning on Tuesday. The Platini representatives denied any mistake on his part, saying that he is "absolutely certain in […]

19 Jun 19
Digest Nigeria

Former UEFA president, Michel Platini has been released this morning after being questioned as part of a corruption investigation into the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar.   The former star midfielder for France and Juventus who was all smiles as he left the Anti-Corruption Office of the Judicial Police (OCLCIFF) in France said he was asked […]

19 Jun 19
Newsy Today

Michel Platini, in Nanterre, Wednesday, June 19th. Francois Mori / AP Questioned during fifteen hours in Nanterre, Tuesday, June 18, as part of the investigation ordered by the National Financial Office (PNF) on the conditions for the award of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, the former president of the Union of European Football Associations […]

19 Jun 19
Sport Archives

Michel Platini, in Nanterre, Wednesday, June 19th. Francois Mori / AP Questioned during fifteen hours in Nanterre, Tuesday, June 18, as part of the investigation ordered by the National Financial Office (PNF) on the conditions for the award of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, the former president of the Union of European Football Associations […]

11 Jun 19
Day In, Day Out

We got tickets to Roland Garros so it was a perfect excuse to go to Paris for the weekend. We left at 6am on Saturday morning and got the Eurostar to Paris. We dropped our bags at the hotel and went to Holy Belly 19 for breakfast. As we had all been here more than […]