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Platini drops out of FIFA presidential race; Infantino and Ebrahim Al Khalifa, leading candidates

Saturday, January 9th 2016 - 07:34 UTC
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Suspended UEFA chief Michel Platini has withdrawn from the FIFA presidential race as he fights to clear his name following an eight-year ban. Platini was banned by FIFA's ethics judge in December over a “disloyal” $2 million payment he received from Sepp Blatter in 2011. It virtually ended his dreams of succeeding Blatter at the helm of FIFA in the Feb. 26 election. Read full article


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  • ilsen

    Can't believe the scum Platini is still playing the 'innocent' card. The Whole World considers him to be corrupt.
    Aaah... the false illusions of a corrupt, cosseted, old fool...
    Good Riddance to this corrupt bastard.

    Oh, and if I haven't employed the word enough already....

    ....just so you all understand my opinion of this corrupt, dirty old man...

    I like to be clear about these things...

    Jan 10th, 2016 - 01:05 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • ChrisR

    @ 1 ilsen

    I think we get the drift! :o)

    Jan 10th, 2016 - 12:44 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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