Governance

Uefa president Aleksander Čeferin has said today (Friday) that he is “encouraged” by talks between national associations over the future of the body’s club competitions. Ue

The office of the French Football League (LFP) has approved the introduction of a €10 ($11) cap on away match tickets for the top-tier Ligue 1 from the 2019-20 season.

Uefa, football’s European governing body, has today (Friday) launched its first-ever women’s football strategy as part of plans to double the number of female players on the continent by 2024.

French and German football clubs have stated their opposition to proposed reform plans for European competitions that would effectively transform the Champions League into a closed-off event for elite…

Manchester City has today (Thursday) hit out at what it claims is a “wholly unsatisfactory, curtailed, and hostile process” after European football’s governing body Uefa confirmed that it will refer the E…

The WNBA named Cathy Engelbert its new Commissioner on Wednesday. Engelbert was Deloitte's first female chief executive, holding the job from 2015 onward

Witold Banka, Poland’s Sport and Tourism Minister, is poised to become the next president of  the troubled World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada).

European football’s governing body Uefa will reportedly hit Manchester City with a ban from the Champions League after concluding an investigation into allegations that the English Premier League champion m…

The head of Italy’s Lega Serie A has warned that European leagues could strike against Uefa plans to replace the Champions League and Europa League with a pan-European league with fewer clubs qualifying b…

Italian side Palermo will be relegated to Serie C despite finishing the Serie B season in third place and earning a spot in the promotion playoffs

The watchdog that acts to oversee Switzerland’s federal prosecutors has opened a probe into attorney general Michael Lauber over his handling of a four-year investigation into the governance of world f…

The International Biathlon Union (IBU) has furthered its reform efforts by announcing that it is set to establish a new independent integrity unit

Raffaele Chiulli has been officially elected as the president of SportAccord Convention at the organisation’s general assembly today (Thursday), part of the ongoing event in Gold Coast, Australia. 

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has announced that its members have voted in favour of chairman Colin Graves remaining in his role for a further six months

Sally Munday MBE has been appointed as the new chief executive of UK Sport, the body that oversees the investment of public and National Lottery money into British Olympic and Paralympic sport

Former Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon has used his opening remarks to the SportAccord Summit in Gold Coast to say that sport can serve as an “overwhelming power for good in the world”.

Australia’s potential bid to host the 2032 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games should include venues across the entirety of Queensland, according to Matt Carroll, chief executive of the Australian Olympic C…