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It's a good job the Champions' League is not under Fifa's jurisdiction. The last time Andrew Jennings aired one of his Panorama investigations into Fifa malpractice, it was four days before the venue was chosen for the 2018 World Cup and England's bid was humiliated. The latest instalment of Panorama (BBC1, Monday) was five days before the European Cup final at Wembley but it wasn't moved to the Qatar desert at the last minute.

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Sepp Blatter last night pulled out of the Champions' League final as pressure grew on Fifa to call off the presidential election because of the bribery scandal.

Leading article: A whole new ball game required

Tonight the football world will have its eyes on Wembley as Barcelona and Manchester United contest the final of the Champions League, but perhaps more significant are the events taking place in Zurich as an increasingly squalid battle for power at Fifa, football's world governing body, reaches its end game.

Fifa chief under investigation as bribery scandal engulfs football

Sepp Blatter under pressure after allegations by rival leave leadership ballot in disarray

Platini tries to limit Fifa damage amid 'some strange days'

A week ago Michel Platini was favourite to be the next-but-one president of Fifa. Uefa, the confederation of which he is president, had promised to deliver its 53 votes (aside from the Football Association, which will abstain) to the incumbent Sepp Blatter on the understanding that he would ease the passage for Platini to succeed him in 2015.

Mohamed Bin Hammam claims Fifa 'conspiracy' against him

Mohamed Bin Hammam today claimed there was "increasing evidence of a conspiracy" to stop him running for FIFA president.

World Cup bid inquiry reveals possible rule breaches

An inquiry into claims by former Football Association chairman Lord Triesman of improper behaviour by four FIFA executive committee members during England's 2018 World Cup bid has found evidence of several possible rule breaches.

Sepp Blatter to face Fifa ethics committee

Sepp Blatter will appear before FIFA's ethics committee on Sunday to answer charges that he knew about alleged cash payments, the world governing body announced today.

Bin Hammam hits back at Blatter in corruption row

Qatari launches counter-attack, calling for Fifa president to be investigated as well

Sepp Blatter 'shocked and saddened' by Mohamed Bin Hammam charges

Sepp Blatter has branded as "ludicrous" claims that bribery charges against Mohamed Bin Hammam are an attempt to smear his opponent for the FIFA presidency.

Corruption allegations plunge Fifa into civil war

Warner and Bin Hammam accused of offering bribes in return for election votes

James Lawton: Rebelling against Fifa is now a moral imperative

It may be too soon to say that Fifa is beginning to drown in its own effluents but in the meantime there is a prospect that can only trigger unqualified satisfaction.

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