Blatter steps down as FIFA president

by 02/06/2015 19:00:00 0 comments 378 Views
Blatter steps down as FIFA president

Less than a week after a corruption scandal rocked the soccer world, FIFA president Sepp Blatter, who maintained he was the man to lead soccer’s international governing body, has stepped down.

Blatter was elected to a fifth term in office Friday, but announced Tuesday from Zurich that he will resign. He has called for a new election to choose a successor.

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