ARTICLES RELATING TO SEPP BLATTER

SWC will be 'well done'

2014-04-04 09:02

FIFA president Sepp Blatter says the SWC will be "well done," but he criticized Brazilian authorities for starting late on projects.

Blatter to stand for 5th term

2014-02-07 14:39

FIFA president Sepp Blatter says he is ready to stand for a fifth term if he receives the backing of member associations.

Blatter pays homage to Madiba

2014-01-31 22:35

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has visited and paid homage at the Houghton home of the late former president Nelson Mandela.

Brazil plans to cap World Cup airfares

2014-01-23 14:40

Legacy shows that prices often escalate by as much as ten times the normal price during prestigious tournaments such as the Soccer World Cup - but certain airlines in Brazil are planning to buck the trend.

FIFA signs new Visa deal

2014-01-14 14:39

FIFA has extended its sponsorship deal with Visa until the 2022 Soccer World Cup, president Sepp Blatter has announced.

Brazil's SWC prep work blasted

2014-01-06 16:10

FIFA president Sepp Blatter cannot remember a World Cup host nation falling as far behind with their preparations as Brazil have.

'Madiba-moment' at FIFA CWC

2013-12-12 07:42

Deceased former president Nelson Mandela will be honoured at the start of all games during the upcoming FIFA CWC in Morocco.

2014 SWC on track: Blatter

2013-12-04 10:27

Global football chief Sepp Blatter insists preparations for the 2014 SWC in Brazil are on track despite construction delays.

Blatter hits back in Qatar row

2013-11-22 22:30

FIFA boss Sepp Blatter has hit back at criticism over work conditions on SWC venues in Qatar, lashing out at European companies.

Blatter: Get rid of playoffs

2013-11-05 21:15

Sepp Blatter wants to get rid of SWC qualifying playoff ties in future, saying it is a hard way for teams to miss out on the finals.

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Sepp Blatter mocks Ronaldo!

2013-10-30 08:35

Watch FIFA president Sepp Blatter mocking Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo.

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Ronaldo slams Blatter 'joke'

2013-10-29 21:30

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has responded angrily to a video of FIFA president Sepp Blatter imitating him.

Roth to play Blatter in movie

2013-10-26 09:00

Tim Roth is set to depict life in the corridors of football power by playing FIFA boss Sepp Blatter in an upcoming movie.

Clubs to strike SWC solution

2013-09-10 22:31

European football's governing body, UEFA, is set to agree a strategy on the FIFA-led switch of the 2022 SWC dates in Qatar.

2022 SWC to move to winter

2013-08-26 07:44

FIFA president Sepp Blatter expects that the 2022 Soccer World Cup in Qatar will be switched from the searing heat of summer.

Blatter pushes for winter SWC

2013-07-18 07:50

FIFA president Sepp Blatter will push for the 2022 Soccer World Cup in Qatar to be moved to the winter season.

Another term for Blatter?

2013-07-17 20:00

Sepp Blatter says he wants to decide shortly before the start of the 2014 World Cup if he will run for another term FIFA president.

Blatter predicts great SWC

2013-07-02 07:50

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has hailed the Maracana fans and said Brazil would host a great 2014 Soccer World Cup.

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FIFA's gift to Mandela

2013-07-01 07:50

Watch FIFA send a gift to remind Madiba the football community is thinking of him.

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FIFA to drop ref age limit

2013-05-31 21:00

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has said that he would be happy to review removing the age limits for for top referees.

Blatter's salary a secret

2013-05-29 13:08

FIFA insists it's carrying out many recommended changes, although president Sepp Blatter's annual salary is still a secret.

UK hands back FIFA position

2013-05-28 18:00

Britain's once-untouchable position on FIFA's executive committee will be swept away after 67 years at this week's congress.

Blatter against age limits

2013-05-27 16:43

Proposed age limits for FIFA officials could be considered as a form of discrimination, president Sepp Blatter has said.

Blatter slams racism fine

2013-05-14 16:35

FIFA President Sepp Blatter has criticised Italian football authorities for the "unacceptable" decision to fine Roma €50 000.

Blatter eyes another term

2013-05-03 07:44

FIFA's Sepp Blatter dropped a hint he plans to stand again for another four year term as the head of world soccer's governing body.

 

Blatter wants flares outlawed

2014-03-13 21:45

FIFA president Sepp Blatter does not want to see flares in soccer stadiums and described the people who let them off as arsonists.

Blatter: Scrap IOC age limit

2014-02-06 12:00

FIFA president Sepp Blatter wants the International Olympic Committee to scrap its age limits for members.

Blatter cools SWC fears

2014-01-24 09:20

Brazil and FIFA played down concern about SWC preparations, with President Dilma Rousseff insisting stadiums would be ready.

Champagne in bid to lead FIFA

2014-01-17 17:15

Sepp Blatter's former right-hand man Jerome Champagne is set to launch a bid to succeed his ex-boss as FIFA president.

Ronaldo over Blatter rift

2014-01-13 18:43

Real Madrid hotshot Cristiano Ronaldo says his rift with FIFA president Sepp Blatter was settled in telephone call.

Blatter angered by simulation

2014-01-03 12:42

FIFA president Sepp Blatter is fed up with "preposterous" simulation and "extravagant" diving by players.

FIFA mourns 'great humanist'

2013-12-06 07:11

Sepp Blatter has described Nelson Mandela as one of the "greatest humanists of our time" after the former president passed away.

SWC stadium's roof collapses

2013-11-27 20:00

Part of the stadium that will host the 2014 SWC opener in Brazil collapsed, killing two people and causing significant damage.

Blatter favours Nov-Dec SWC

2013-11-08 17:51

FIFA president Sepp Blatter confirmed he would favour playing the controversial 2022 Qatar World Cup in November and December.

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Football's biggest clown?

2013-11-01 08:48

Time to retire? A hilarious video starring Sepp Blatter, FIFA president.

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Blatter sorry for Ronaldo jibe

2013-10-30 07:51

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has apologised for having mocked Cristiano Ronaldo while praising Barcelona rival Lionel Messi.

Real demand Blatter apology

2013-10-29 18:00

Real Madrid have asked FIFA to rectify comments by Sepp Blatter that appeared to mock their forward Cristiano Ronaldo.

Blatter champions Africa

2013-10-25 15:13

FIFA President Sepp Blatter believes the African continent should be allowed to send more teams to the World Cup.

Blatter admits Qatar blunder

2013-09-09 22:09

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has said that awarding the 2022 World Cup to Qatar may well have been "a mistake".

EPL slams Blatter's SWC plan

2013-07-18 20:02

Premier League chiefs have slammed FIFA president Sepp Blatter's plan to move the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to the winter.

Blatter regrets Brazil choice

2013-07-17 21:57

Sepp Blatter says Brazil might have been the wrong choice to host the SWC if the tournament is affected by social protests.

Blatter begs for winter SWC

2013-07-17 16:35

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has emphasised that the 2022 SWC in Qatar would only be possible if it took place in winter.

Blatter happy with Confed Cup

2013-07-01 20:36

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has declared the Confederations Cup a success despite clashes between police and protesters.

Valcke wants Blatter stay

2013-06-18 21:02

Jerome Valcke wants Sepp Blatter to stand again for FIFA presidency and reverse his pledge to stand aside in 2015.

FIFA congress kicks off

2013-05-30 18:01

The FIFA congress has opened with reduced expectations for reform after one area of concern was set to be delayed by another year.

SAFA to update FIFA on probe

2013-05-28 19:00

SAFA says it is sending a delegation to the FIFA congress to update the world body on its fight against match-fixing.

Reforms key for FIFA Congress

2013-05-28 10:18

FIFA's executive committee meets in a prelude to the annual Congress as the sport's body pushes for modernising reforms.

Blatter suggests SWC reshuffle

2013-05-15 18:29

FIFA president Sepp Blatter says "it's not rational and reasonable" to stage the 2022 World Cup in the searing summer heat of Qatar.

Blatter slams racist jeering

2013-05-13 13:33

FIFA president Sepp Blatter says he is "appalled" by racist jeering directed at AC Milan's Mario Balotelli at the weekend.

Blatter cleared of misconduct

2013-04-30 12:17

FIFA's Sepp Blatter has been cleared of misconduct in the ISL bribery case, a report by FIFA's ethics committee has said.

 
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