Chuck Blazer: FIFA execs took bribes ahead of ‘98, ‘10 World Cups
By Steve Almasy
3 minute read
6:22 AM EDT, Thu June 4, 2015
Decmber 21, 2015 —
FIFA president Joseph S. Blatter during a press conference he convened in response to the ban imposed by FIFA's Ethics Committee. The Swiss was sporting a band aid under his right eye -- thought to be because of a recent mole removal.
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December 21, 2015 —
FIFA president Sepp Blatter and UEFA president Michel Platini are banned by FIFA's Ethics Committee for eight years. The ban relates to all football-related activity and is effective immediately.