Michel Platini lost the appeal and will not participate in the draw for Euro 2016
On Friday, 11 December, the court of arbitration for Sport (CAS) dismissed the appeal of the Frenchman and upheld his punishment. In this regard, the group stage draw for Euro 2016 is scheduled for 12 December, will take place without the participation of the head of European football.
While CAS has imposed a ban on further extension of disqualification Platini for the longer term, said in a statement. 5 January, the Frenchman will be able to return to work.
Earlier there was information that the law enforcement bodies of Switzerland have opened a case against FIFA President Sepp Blatter. The ethics Committee of FIFA has suspended the head of the organization from duty for 90 days. The same measures were taken against UEFA President Michel Platini.
Recall that in late may a number of officials of the organization were arrested on charges of bribery. Evidence had been obtained by the US authorities.
After the announcement, Sepp Blatter resignation from the post of President FIFA investigation continued.