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SEPP BLATTER RUMORS & GOSSIP

Ginola ´not giving up´ on FIFA presidency bid

David Ginola insists he is still determined to stand against Sepp Blatter when elections are held for FIFA presidency. The […]
Via Soccer News
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Blatter enters FIFA presidential race without revealing nominees

Sepp Blatter has confirmed his entry in the FIFA presidential contest without revealing which five national federations have nominated him. Blatter posted a message on his Twitter account to say ''I've made my submission.'' Thursday is the deadline for entries. Voting by FIFA's 209 federations is May 29. The only contender to identify the five FIFA members nominating him is Dutch...
Via AP on Fox
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Sepp Blatter confirms new FIFA presidential run

Sepp Blatter Sepp Blatter has confirmed his entry in the FIFA presidential contest for his fifth spell, without revealing which five national federations have nominated him.78-year-old Blatter posted a message on his Twitter account to say ”I’ve made my submission.”Thursday is the deadline for entries. Voting by FIFA’s 209 federations is May 29.The only contender to identify...
Via Ghanasoccernet
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Blatter joins FIFA election race without naming nominees

ZURICH (AP) Sepp Blatter has confirmed his entry in the FIFA presidential contest without revealing which five national federations have nominated him. Blatter posted a message on his Twitter account to say ''I've made my submission.'' Thursday is the deadline for entries. Voting by FIFA's 209 federations is May 29. The only contender to identify the five FIFA members nominating...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Luis Figo announces intention to run against Sepp Blatter for FIFA presidency

Luis Figo has announced his intention to stand against Sepp Blatter for the presidency of FIFA. The legendary Portuguese footballer joins Jerome Champagne, Dutch FA chief Michael van Pragg and former France international David Ginola as a challenger to the current FIFA boss – who has been in office for the past seventeen years. “I am worried for football and the image of FIFA...
Via World Soccer Talk
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Luis Figo to challenge Sepp Blatter in FIFA presidency race as Portugal legend vows to clean up governing body’s image

Portuguese great Luis Figo has become the latest shock candidate for the role of Fifa president. The former Sporting Lisbon, Barcelona, Real Madrid and Inter Milan forward, 42, joins David Ginola in the race to replace Sepp Blatter as boss of world football's governing body.Prince Ali of Jordan, Dutchman Michael van Praag and Jerome Champagne are also would-be presidential challengers...
Via Ghanasoccernet
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Luis Figo enters FIFA presidential race against Sepp Blatter

GENEVA -- Luis Figo wants to become FIFA president and claims he has the nominations needed to be an official candidate against Sepp Blatter. The former Portugal, Barcelona and Real Madrid playmaker announced his campaign in a statement on Wednesday timed for release with an interview with CNN. ''I look at the reputation of FIFA right now and I don't like it. Football deserves better...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Top Africa football chief Nyantakyi reveals Blatter has ‘solid’ African support

Africa will support Blatter in FIFA elections, Kwesi Nyantakyi has revealed Sepp Blatter has secured the overwhelming supporting of African countries going into this year’s FIFA elections, one of Africa’s leading football administrators Kwesi Nyantakyi has revealed.African countries have vowed to vote overwhelmingly for the current leader Blatter in this year’s Fifa elections...
Via Ghanasoccernet
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Former soccer player running for FIFA President, makes Blatter look competent

FIFA’s presidential elections are coming and people are lining up to challenge current FIFA President Sepp Blatter. We have profiled those who are exemplary and today, we’re profiling those who are potentially on the other end of the spectrum. Former French international David Ginola officially announced today that he is running for FIFA President. Based on this article from...
Via Bloguin Best
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Will FIFA ever care to change?

Last week, FIFA President Sepp Blatter announced that FIFA would finally release the “Garcia Report” (with redacted names) to the public. This is good news, except that he also stated that the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bids would not be revisited, defying the very purpose of the report. Can we all take a step back for a moment to marvel at this? Whether it’s out of frustration...
Via The Sports Post
December 24, 2014  |  Discuss
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