Meanwhile, Sepp Blatter's family disclosed the former FIFA president spent a week in an induced coma after having heart surgery in December.
The former power brokers of world football, Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini, were initially part of a 2015 legal procedure over a multi-million-dollar payment to Platini in 2011.
84-year-old Blatter has been notified by Swiss federal prosecutors that he is an “accused person” over a loan FIFA gave in 2010 to the Trinidad and Tobago Football Association, according to a document seen by The Associated Press.
Ex-UEFA chief Michel Platini was arrested Tuesday in connection with a probe into the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has returned from a trip to Tehran with reassurance from Iranian President Hassan Rouhani that women won't be shut out of stadiums for much longer, but no timeframe was provided,
American football player Hope Solo said former FIFA President Sepp Blatter grabbed her rear end shortly before the two appeared onstage at the annual Ballon d'Or Awards ceremony in Zurich, Switzerland in 2013.
Russia was awarded the 2018 World Cup and Qatar the 2022 tournament in a single, secret vote in Zurich in December 2010.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport verdict ends Blatter's hopes of becoming an honorary president of the football body he left in disgrace.
FIFA said it was disbanding the task force set up in 2013 and declared that it had "completely fulfilled its temporary mission".
Gianni Infantino suggested that 16 teams would go home after just one knockout match, and the remainder of the tournament would be played as normal.
Slovenia's Aleksander Ceferin replaces France's Michel Platini who resigned in May after being banned from football for four years.
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