Sepp Blatter

Bernie Ecclestone: New era for F1 as his 40-year reign ends
Bernie Ecclestone
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Bernie Ecclestone: New era for F1 as his 40-year reign ends

The deal-maker who turned Formula 1 into a multi-billion dollar business has been replaced by the sport's new owners
24 Jan 2017
Donald Trump dossier: UK spy exposed Sepp Blatter and Fifa
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Donald Trump dossier: UK spy exposed Sepp Blatter and Fifa

US authorities are taking Christopher Steele's claims seriously because of his work on corruption at football's governing body
13 Jan 2017
Michel Platini will resign at Uefa's next congress
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Michel Platini will resign at Uefa's next congress

Former player 'deeply disappointed' as he fails to overturn 'disloyal payment' punishment
9 May 2016
Gianni Infantino elected president of Fifa
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Gianni Infantino elected president of Fifa

The Swiss will be tasked with restoring the battered reputation of football's governing body
26 Feb 2016
In pictures: sporting villains of 2015 from Blatter to Fury
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In pictures: sporting villains of 2015 from Blatter to Fury

17 Dec 2015
Fifa corruption: the candidates to replace Sepp Blatter
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Fifa corruption: the candidates to replace Sepp Blatter

Who is in the running to take over the reins at football's scandal-hit governing body?
12 Jun 2015
FIFA FILM: United Passions red card
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FIFA FILM: United Passions red card

Self-congratulatory Fifa propaganda film damned by critics and shunned by audiences
9 Jun 2015

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England 'could host' 2022 World Cup – but should not
Germany win the World Cup
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England 'could host' 2022 World Cup – but should not

Divisive calls for Qatar to lose tournament should be put to one side until dust settles on Fifa crisis
4 Jun 2015
BLATTER: Why he quit and what next for Fifa?
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BLATTER: Why he quit and what next for Fifa?

News of Blatter's unexpected departure could raise as many questions as it answers for Fifa
3 Jun 2015
BLATTER GONE: World reacts
Sepp Blatter quits Fifa
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BLATTER GONE: World reacts

A round-up of responses to the Fifa President's decision to quit
3 Jun 2015
Sepp Blatter: how Fifa 'tyrant' won football's loyalty
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Sepp Blatter: how Fifa 'tyrant' won football's loyalty

Fifa may be in disarray, but Blatter still had enough support to win the presidential election... why?
29 May 2015
Sepp Blatter – a controversial career in quotes
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Sepp Blatter – a controversial career in quotes

From gay sports fans to racism in football, no subject has ever been out of bounds for Sepp Blatter
29 May 2015
Fifa corruption: what is going on and what happens next?
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Fifa corruption: what is going on and what happens next?

The FBI and Swiss probes explained, and what it means for the embattled Sepp Blatter
28 May 2015
Sepp Blatter – a controversial career in quotes
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Sepp Blatter – a controversial career in quotes

28 May 2015
FIFA FIGO FIASCO: election 'shames' football
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FIFA FIGO FIASCO: election 'shames' football

Portuguese legend quits race against Blatter as he slams 'devils who are compared to Jesus'
22 May 2015
BLATTER BLOCK: If he goes, England may bid again
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BLATTER BLOCK: If he goes, England may bid again

Fifa president Sepp Blatter is an implacable obstacle, but if he is replaced England may bid for 2026 tournament
25 Mar 2015
Fifa confirms pre-Christmas World Cup Final
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Fifa confirms pre-Christmas World Cup Final

Tournament will clash with Champions League group stage and may be trimmed to 28 days
20 Mar 2015
FIFA: sponsors quit over plenty of controversies
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FIFA: sponsors quit over plenty of controversies

Football's governing body lost five backers last year as campaigners call for change at the top
23 Jan 2015
FIFA: Can David Ginola really unseat Blatter?
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FIFA: Can David Ginola really unseat Blatter?

French winger announces intention to dethrone Blatter, but support of Paddy Power raises questions
16 Jan 2015
Groundhog Day for 'Orwellian' Fifa as the bombs rain down
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Groundhog Day for 'Orwellian' Fifa as the bombs rain down

Garcia's resignation would shred the credibility of any organisation other than 'wretched' Fifa
18 Dec 2014
FIFA: Garcia quits leaving ethics open to questions
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FIFA: Garcia quits leaving ethics open to questions

The man tasked with cleaning up Fifa walks away from football and its lack of principles
18 Dec 2014
Will Fifa finally publish Qatar World Cup corruption report?
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Will Fifa finally publish Qatar World Cup corruption report?

Fifa shrugs off Garcia complaint, but pressure to publish his findings won't go away
17 Dec 2014
Fifa crisis: World Cup boycott could prompt football schism
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Fifa crisis: World Cup boycott could prompt football schism

Uefa urged to take the ultimate step and walk away from scandal-hit governing body
17 Nov 2014
FIFA FURY: 'incompetent monsters'
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FIFA FURY: 'incompetent monsters'

Media rages at Fifa as Garcia washes hands of corruption report and FBI steps up investigation
14 Nov 2014
2018 World Cup logo: Roger the Alien or Finding Nemo?
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2018 World Cup logo: Roger the Alien or Finding Nemo?

The Sputnik inspired emblem has 'magic windows' - but not everyone is impressed
30 Oct 2014
FIFA officials return gifts in corruption scandal
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FIFA officials return gifts in corruption scandal

FA chairman Greg Dyke promises to return £16,000 watch from World Cup sponsors
19 Sep 2014
BLATTER: Fifa chief wants a Nobel prize
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BLATTER: Fifa chief wants a Nobel prize

The Swiss is likely to win a fifth term at Fifa next year, but his mission is one of self-interest
9 Sep 2014
Lineker calls for World Cup boycott over Fifa 'corruption'
BBC pundit Gary Lineker
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Lineker calls for World Cup boycott over Fifa 'corruption'

Football's governing body is 'nauseating' and Sepp Blatter is a 'dictator', says presenter
4 Aug 2014
Messi did not deserve golden ball say Maradona and Blatter
 Lionel Messi of collects the Golden Ball trophy in Rio
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Messi did not deserve golden ball say Maradona and Blatter

Was Argentine star only named as player of the World Cup for 'marketing' reasons?
15 Jul 2014
Sulley Muntari 'caught smoking' and Sepp's smug overload
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Sulley Muntari 'caught smoking' and Sepp's smug overload

World Cup whispers: Ghana midfielder was sent home for 'smoking during team meeting'
3 Jul 2014
QATAR WORLD CUP: Blatter attacks Fifa critics
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QATAR WORLD CUP: Blatter attacks Fifa critics

Head of football's governing body says he is best man to safeguard Fifa after corruption claims
10 Jun 2014
Qatar 2022: Platini drawn into Fifa World Cup bribe scandal
UEFA President Michel Platini
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Qatar 2022: Platini drawn into Fifa World Cup bribe scandal

Claims that Uefa president, who voted for Qatar in 2010, was 'personally lobbied' by Bin Hammam
3 Jun 2014
Fifa under more pressure over Qatar as terror claims emerge
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Fifa under more pressure over Qatar as terror claims emerge

Demands for action over claims that Fifa official was paid nearly £2m after World Cup vote
19 Mar 2014
2022 World Cup could be played in winter to avoid Qatar heat
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2022 World Cup could be played in winter to avoid Qatar heat

Could World Cup be staged slap, bang in middle of Premier League Season? Yes, possibly...
20 Mar 2013
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