VIENNA (AP) — Michel Platini was re-elected as UEFA president on Tuesday, and two critics of Sepp Blatter were chosen to join the FIFA executive committee.
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LONDON (AP) — Darren Clarke says he could ask Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard to address Europe’s Ryder Cup team before it takes on the United States at Hazeltine next year.
STOCKHOLM (AP) — In a March 23 story about a court sentencing a football fan, The Associated Press erroneously reported that he had been given a 10-year prison term for killing a supporter of a rival team. The court sentenced him to 10 months in prison, not 10 years.
SAO PAULO (AP) — Sao Paulo will not be able to guarantee its participation in the Olympic football tournament by the time the match schedule must be completed next week, local officials said Monday.