Suspended UEFA president Michel Platini has been given the full backing of European football's governing body despite being investigated over possible corruption. After an emergency meeting, UEFA demanded a decision on his guilt by mid-November.
Marco Polo Del Nero, the president of Brazil's football confederation, has been suspended for 90 days while he is under an ethics investigation. He has remained in power despite facing US corruption charges.
The head of the organizing committee for next year's World Cup in Russia has hit back at allegations of state-sponsored doping in the country. Vitaly Mutko's comments came just days before a key IOC meeting.
A former FIFA vice president for South America and the Brazilian head of the 2014 World Cup have been found guilty of racketeering. The seven-week trial exposed corruption at the heart of soccer's ruling body.
World football's governing body FIFA is to increase prize money at next year's World Cup despite stalled sponsorship sales. FIFA has also elected not to intervene in a standoff between Israel and Palestine.
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