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#Jerome Valcke

# jerome-valcke - Thursday 20 February, 2020

PSG boss and ex-Fifa number two charged in bribery case

Nasser Al-Khelaifi and disgraced former secretary general Jerome Valcke are accused of corruption.

# jerome-valcke - Friday 13 October, 2017

How a €7m Italian mansion is at the centre of bribery scandal involving PSG's owner

Nasser al-Khelaifi and Jerome Valcke are under investigation by Swiss prosecutors.

# jerome-valcke - Friday 12 February, 2016

Sepp Blatter's former right-hand man gets 12-year football ban

The 54-year-old Frenchman had previously denied any wrongdoing.

# jerome-valcke - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

The clear-out continues as Fifa sacks secretary general

Jerome Valcke has been dismissed with immediate effect following allegations of corruption.

# jerome-valcke - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Nine-year ban on the cards for Fifa secretary general

The French man is set for the suspension over corruption allegations.

# jerome-valcke - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

One of the greatest ever footballers looks set to be banned by Fifa amid internal chaos

Franz Beckenbauer is at the centre of controversy this time.

# jerome-valcke - Friday 25 September, 2015

Swiss authorities open criminal proceedings against Fifa president Sepp Blatter

Authorities have also revealed that Blatter’s office has been searched and data seized.

# jerome-valcke - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Fresh Fifa controversy as Sepp Blatter's right-hand man 'released from his duties'

The organisation confirmed the action in a statement this evening.

# jerome-valcke - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Fifa admits controversial $10m payment - but says Blatter's right-hand man was not involved

Secretary-general Jerome Valcke did not authorise the 2007 transfer, Fifa said.

# jerome-valcke - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Fifa made a bit of a mess of the Women's World Cup draw Oops This post contains videos

# jerome-valcke - Friday 6 June, 2014

Blatter and FIFA 'confident' Brazil World Cup will be a success

Sao Paulo was plunged into transport chaos after a strike by subway workers yesterday.

# jerome-valcke - Friday 7 December, 2012

All options open for Euro 2020 - UEFA's Platini

The FA, meanwhile, have registered their interest early in staging the semi-finals and finals at London’s Wembley stadium.

# jerome-valcke - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Platini and UEFA leaning towards multi-city Euro 2020

A decision on the 2020 tournament will be taken on Thursday.

Ref has 'final word' on goal-line technology

The initiative begins this week in Japan, following a surge of calls for it to be introduced in recent years.

# jerome-valcke - Friday 28 September, 2012

If you can't stand the heat...: Blatter defends World Cup kick off times

The FIFA president and secretary general bristled at suggestions that the games were scheduled to suit European audiences.

# jerome-valcke - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Cheers to that! FIFA insists on beer for 2014 World Cup

Selling beer in football grounds is banned under Brazilian law, but FIFA General Secretary Jerome Valcke says that will have to change.

# jerome-valcke - Wednesday 25 May, 2011

Blatter launches FIFA corruption probe at last... into the man running for his job

Football’s governing body will look into fresh allegations of corruption, days before the crucial vote for its top job.