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Joseph Blatter is re-elected as head of FIFA

Joseph Blatter is re-elected as head of FIFA

Despite the enormous pressure born of global corruption scandal that has shaken since Wednesday, Joseph Blatter is re-elected as head of FIFA on Friday, May 29 , as expected, for his fifth term . “Football has lost ,” after Joseph Blatter is re-elected as head of FIFA, responded the former Footballer Luis Figo , who had been a candidate in ...

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Senior officials of the FIFA were arrested for allegations of corruption

Senior officials of the FIFA

Senior officials of the FIFA are in the custody of Swiss police. Several senior officials of the FIFA (International Football Federation) were arrested early Wednesday, May 27 by the Swiss police , reports the New York Times says the US justice demands their extradition on allegations of corruption . FIFA holds in this weekend ‘s annual conference where President Sepp ...

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