The case centered around a $2 million payment from FIFA to Platini with Blatter’s approval in 2011, for work done a decade earlier.
Blatter says the accusation isn't true.
The revelation comes after FIFA's offices were raided by Swiss investigators on Friday.
He will be replacing disgraced former president Sepp Blatter.
They are the deepest reforms in its 112-year history.
I reject the notion that FIFA cannot be reformed from within. The crisis at FIFA is a crisis of leadership.