Michel Platini

France Football announced this week that there won’t be any Ballon d’Or winner this year after the lack of professional football. It is the first time since 1956 that they won’t award the best footballer of the year but their decision is the right thing to do in these circumstances. It gives us an opportunity though to have a look at past winners and make a list of the legendary Ballon d’Or winners.  ... read more

Sadly sports can’t be free from corruption either, like other parts of life. In the last few years we could hear about corruption from different organisations from FIFA to the Olympic Committee. But in the biggest corruption scandals in sports we can find examples from other sports and their leaders who all had dirty secrets during their work. ... read more