Platini sets out the values of sport

Platini sets out the values of sport

UEFA President Michel Platini has made an impassioned plea for the safeguarding of what he says are the values and specificity of football and sport. Negative influences In an address to the Council of Europe, Mr Platini expressed his concern that football's fundamental social and cultural values were coming under pressure from negative influences. He…

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UEFA president Michel Platini calls for ban of up to two years for racist players

UEFA president Michel Platini calls for ban of up to two years for racist players

Amid preparations to mark the end of his first year as UEFA president, Michel Platini, in an interview with AFP, returned to the implementation of his programme. The former France and Juventus playmaker was particularly keen to emphasise his commitment to fighting racism and violence in football. “In the struggle against violence in football we…

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