CAF president remains a staunch ally of the FIFA chief.
Powerful Sheikh forced to issue public apology after corruption case backfires.
Sponsors will walk away from football if it refuses to tackle issues of corruption head on.
Keir Radnedge says UEFA's deal with the European Club Association will give clubs more money – and a role in UEFA's decision-making
Key appointments and decisions went his way, so no wonder Michel Platini was all smiles after the annual UEFA Congress.
For 2018, FIFA is looking to increase its World Cup allocation to 15 - up from 13 in Brazil.
The clubs will receive more money, but not everyone will be pleased with the deal between the European Clubs Association and FIFA.
Date chosen seen as another snub for European football.
Important for football that it does not stagnate.
FIFA president used to count on voting block, but members given free rein this time around.