Michel Platini fight his suspension as the president of UEFA again. The Frenchman gets to the European Court for Human Rights. Previously he was in occupation at the International Sporttribunaal BAG.
“There are a lot of people that tell me that I should not give up and that I the fight must continue”, said Platini on Wednesday. “A championship is only decided at the finish line.” The lawyers of Platini, William Bourbon, and Bertrand Repolt, confirm that a file with the ECTHR “under construction”.
Platini was in the first instance, eight-year ban by FIFA for receiving a suspicious sum of 1.8 million euros from the then-FIFA president Sepp Blatter. The suspension was first to six and now to four-year reduced. They expire in October 2019. “I want to give a signal to the sports authorities that are themselves case-law enter, and so on the professional life of people decide. This is a fight for justice become”, decision Platini.