October 8, 2015 / 10:26 AM / 2 years ago

Platini hits out at FIFA, vows to ensure truth is known

ZURICH (Reuters) - UEFA president Michel Platini, reported to be facing a possible FIFA’s Ethics Committee suspension from football, has said he will fight any decision against him, and has slammed the world soccer’s governing body.

UEFA President Michel Platini attends a news conference after the draw for the 2015/2016 UEFA Europa League soccer competition at Monaco's Grimaldi Forum in Monte Carlo, Monaco August 28, 2015. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

“If what is being reported regarding the intentions of the investigatory chamber of the FIFA Ethics Committee is indeed true, I will stop at nothing to ensure that the truth is known,” he said in a statement.

“Nobody should be in any doubt as to my determination to achieve that objective.”

Editing by: Ossian Shine

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