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I can see red lights flashing, warns Platini

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By Andrew Warshaw in Monaco

August 26 – UEFA President Michel Platini today launched his most hard-hitting rebuke for months on the state of European football, saying “red lights were flashing” throughout the continent and that he feared for the game’s very future.

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Barcelona claim Super Cup in 2-0 win

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By Andrew Warshaw in Monaco

August 26 – Barcelona picked up yet another piece of silverware to add to their bulging trophy cabinet tonight as they ultimately cruised past nine-man Porto 2-0 to lift the UEFA Super Cup, the annual early-season showpiece between the Champions League and Europa League winners.

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