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Q: what is the difference between God and Blatter?

A: God doesn't think he is Blatter (but Blatter thinks he is God)
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Re: Mr Joseph Sepp Bellend Blatter - FIFA corruption

Aren't there already enough crooks employed at FIFA?...Do they really need another one in Kissinger?...Nevermind being a War Criminal
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No, no - a joke is supposed to be funny.
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Re: Mr Joseph Sepp Bellend Blatter - FIFA corruption

http://www.guardian.co.uk/football/2...rt-mugabe-fifa


Fifa's president Sepp Blatter meets Zimbabwe dictator Robert Mugabe

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Blatter, who arrived in Harare on a private jet, inspected training facilities that urgently need funding amid Zimbabwe's troubled economy, and pledged $1m (£620,575) over four years for football schemes in the country. Another $500,000 (£310,300) will be provided to support training under Fifa's worldwide Goal project.
Speechless.....$1m for football, yeah right.
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Fifa's president Sepp Blatter meets Zimbabwe dictator Robert Mugabe



Speechless.....$1m for football, yeah right.
Its black money
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Old 06.07.2011, 11:21
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Fifa's president Sepp Blatter meets Zimbabwe dictator Robert Mugabe



Speechless.....$1m for football, yeah right.
They can use the barbed wire for sidelines and stick the AK47s into the ground with bayonets attached for goal posts. All's fair in love, war and democracy in Rhod...., um, Zimbabwe.


Anyone up for a Blatter/Mugabe 2011 mega mix remake of the McCartney/Wonder song "Ebony & Ivory", "Living together in perfect corrupt harmony..."? Anyone? Hello?
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Re: Mr Joseph Sepp Bellend Blatter - FIFA corruption

From Matt Sloan, a BBCreporter via Twitter:
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A top engineer working on Qatar 2022 cooling tech says they may have 2 play 3x30min 'thirds' so players don't melt...satire is dead
Hooray for Fifa, Hooray for Qatar!

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That is a man who truly cares about football
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To be fair it was a Germany v Canada game, and being Swiss he has to demonstrate complete neutrality
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That is a man who truly cares about football
Rumor has it he realized that the Adidas share price would take a dip with ze Germanz out of the contest.

Meanwhile, in the row above, the woman in grey is getting off on her deodorant. It's that "Sure" moment.....
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Rumor has it he realized that the Adidas share price would take a dip with ze Germanz out of the contest.
The lady behind Merkel doesnt look like she was watching the football.............
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Re: Mr Joseph Sepp Bellend Blatter - FIFA corruption

I believe that the FIFA has developed into a monster that lost touch with reality. Now the main focus is on business. Therefore, the development that we see now should not come as a surprise.
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Re: Mr Joseph Sepp Bellend Blatter - FIFA corruption

Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has come out and complained about FIFA
http://www.guardian.co.uk/football/2...bs-fifa-revolt

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Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, the chairman of the European Club Association (ECA), has called for a club-led "revolution" against the "corrupt people" who govern football ....The 55-year-old chief executive officer of Bayern Munich said he despaired at what he described as the "daily corruption process at Fifa" and asked the footballing authorities "to recognise that it's time for democracy, transparency and the right balance in the football family".
"I don't accept any longer that we [should be] guided by people who are not serious and clean," he said. "Now is the moment to intervene. Because knowing something is wrong is an obligation to change."
The ECA is the body that represents the top European clubs and is basically run by Bayern, United, Arsenal, Chelsea, Real, Barca, Inter, Milan and Liverpool.
This has happened before when the group agreed to a breakaway league unless they received more money from the Champions League..UEFA gave in and nothing further happened. That was back in 2007.

Why this time is different is explained here
http://www.guardian.co.uk/football/2...olt?intcmp=239

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Legally they would be entitled to break away from football's existing structures in 2014 when the current accord between the clubs and Uefa, which in the Champions League runs the club game's most lucrative competition, elapses.
A follow up article here
http://www.guardian.co.uk/football/2...away-fifa-uefa

has some interesting quotes

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"The fact that Bayern Munich, who have always been close to the institutions, are being so vocal and loud about the situation is a clear sign we're very close to breaking point. We have a memorandum of understanding with Uefa that expires in 2014. After that time we can no longer be forced to respect Fifa statutes or Uefa regulations. And we won't be obliged to compete in their competitions."
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When the Guardian contacted the four English clubs for their views on the matter, all declined to comment. However, a director at one of the clubs said: "[Financially] there is a lot of unfulfilled potential in football as it stands."
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When asked what that would mean for clubs' finances if they were to withdraw from the Champions League, which generates tens of millions of pounds a year for his organisation's richest and most influential members, the ECA board member responded: "Don't be naive. Don't think there would be no alternative competition."
2014 looks to be the crunch year for FIFA....even though the clubs are basically financially motivated I would like to see this happen.

If only the Germans and the English ruled Europe.
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Re: Mr Joseph Sepp Bellend Blatter - FIFA corruption

I would love to see the top Euro clubs break away from MaFifa, they are the only power base who can effectively destroy the rank opportunism that is MaFifa today.

I mean the fans have no say in the matter - boycott pffft not likely, and the regional federations have no errr balls - at the least they get snubbed, at worst get stitched up for 'corruption'. So the only front left that can fight this ridiculous behemoth are the clubs. I hope they maintain the rage and don't get distracted by MaFifa's billion dollar trust fund.
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Re: Mr Joseph Sepp Bellend Blatter - FIFA corruption

And this is the man ole Bell-end Blatter has been visiting lately.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/arti...el-abroad.html

I can also reveal why the MaFifa Seppfather has been visiting Mugabe.
  1. To work$hop the idea of Zimbabwe winning the 2026 WC.
  2. Brush up on his dictatorial skills from his old friend and mentor.
  3. Brush up on his anti-corruption rhetoric from his old friend and mentor.
  4. Exchange Swiss bank account details in person. Hush hush.
  5. Does one really need a reason to fly private first class?
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http://twitter.com/#!/OliverKayTimes...49708097347584

Sepp interviewed by CNN came up with this gem,
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Also from the same interview

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"I think the whole world is aware of the efforts we are making against racism and discrimination. And on the field of play sometimes you say something that is not very correct, but then at the end of the game, the game is over and you have the next game where you can behave better."
"You're going down nigger."
"What the ****?"
"Oh my gosh I just did a racism! Next time I will behave better!"


Lets Kick Racisim out of Football needs to start by kicking the no.1 racist out of football.


Blatter has apparently realised he has been a racist and has put this up
http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organi...voiceofthesite

Look, he isn't a racist he has black friends too.

http://www.guardian.co.uk/football/2...-gordon-taylor
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.....the 75-year-old was branded "worryingly out of touch" by the anti-racism group Kick It Out.

[Gordon, head of the PFA] Taylor, speaking on BBC Radio 4's Today programme, said: "I just feel it's the straw that broke the camel's back.
"When you see the corruption they've had at Fifa, the comments he made about homosexuals not going to Qatar, the way he talked about women's football, the style of the arrangements for the World Cup, the fact he won't have technology. I think it's really time to move over for Michel Platini.

"It is embarrassing – if one person should get it about racism it is the head of Fifa, which has 200 countries in the world, is so diverse with different cultures, creeds and colours.

"He doesn't understand how divisive racism is – it creates 'them and us'. Football should be about pulling people together in society … When you have the head of the world body saying that anyone on the receiving end on the pitch of racism should just treat it as part of the game and shake hands, it is outrageous and he is just not with it."
This is probably a good point to remember that Blatter isn't a Sexist Pig

January 2004: Blatter, the former president of the World Society of Friends of Suspenders – a campaign against women swapping their suspender belts for pantyhose – famously made known his view that players in the women's game should wear tighter shorts.

Asked how to make the sport more popular, Blatter replied: "Let the women play in more feminine clothes like they do in volleyball. Female players are pretty, if you excuse me for saying so, and they already have some different rules to men – such as playing with a lighter ball. That decision was taken to create a more female aesthetic, so why not do it in fashion?"


or that he doesn't agree with Slavery


July 2008: Asked about Cristiano Ronaldo's desire to leave Manchester United for Real Madrid. "I think in football there's too much modern slavery in transferring players or buying players here and there, and putting them somewhere." Uefa's communications director, William Gaillard, clarified: "It would be useful to remind people that slaves in all of the slavery systems never earned a wage."

Or that he belives in marriage

February 2010: Asked about whether John Terry should be stripped of the England captaincy over allegations of an affair with a former team-mate's former girlfriend. "Listen, this is a special approach in the Anglo-Saxon countries," he said. "If this had happened in, let's say, Latin countries then I think he would have been applauded."

Or that homosexuality is totally ok by him, also he likes lesbians

December 2010: Asked about the concerns of gay football fans after the 2022 World Cup was awarded to Qatar, where homosexuality is illegal. Blatter brushed the question off, and advised gay fans to "refrain from any sexual activities" during the tournament.

He later clarified: "It was not my intention and never will be my intention to go into any discrimination. This is exactly what we are against. If somebody feels that they have been hurt, then I regret it and present apologies."

Two years earlier Blatter had urged gay footballers to come out and not be put off by football's "macho" atmosphere. "There are gay footballers, but they don't declare it because it will not be accepted in these macho organisations. But look at women's football – homosexuality is more popular there!"

Rio has had a pop at Blatter for being a racist.
http://www.football365.com/news/2155...t-Fight-Fight-

I like Rio.

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The Manchester United defender had condemned Blatter's remark that racism on the pitch was not a problem and that racist abuse between players should be settled by a handshake.

The comments stirred up a storm which has led to calls for Blatter to resign.

Ferdinand contacted Blatter's Twitter account directly, writing: "@SeppBlatter your comments on racism are so condescending its almost laughable. If fans shout racist chants but shake our hands is that OK?"

The England player also criticised FIFA's attempts to clarify Blatter's comments with a statement on their website underneath a picture of Blatter with South African minister Tokyo Sexwale, who was imprisoned on Robben Island during the apartheid era.

Ferdinand wrote: "Fifa clear up the blatter comments with a pic of him posing with a black man..I need the hand covering eyes symbol!!"

Blatter was stung into a response on Thursday and replied directly to Ferdinand saying: "The 'black man' as you call him has a name: Tokyo Sexwale. He has done tremendous work against racism and apartheid in Africa.

"We have done several joint activities to raise awareness on the struggle against racism in South Africa. FIFA has a long standing and proud record in the area of anti-discrimination which will continue."

Also in case you missed it, have a look at the "Black Mans" name.

Tokyo Sexwale

BEST NAME EVER
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Re: Mr Joseph Sepp Bellend Blatter - FIFA corruption

Now he's caused a stink saying that there's no racism in football (or the FIFA 'family' as he knows it) then backtracking if anything racist is said on the pitch, players should simply shake hands at the end of the match.
http://www1.skysports.com/football/n...-in-racism-row
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Yep he's a BELL END and add to that list MUPPET
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Re: Mr Joseph Sepp Bellend Blatter - FIFA corruption

sorry, whats the fuss about?

FIFA is a private organization as far as I can tell... they don't owe the rest of the world any minimum level of ethical behavior. if you think they're full of sh1te, stop watching their games.
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FIFA is a private organization as far as I can tell... they don't owe the rest of the world any minimum level of ethical behavior. if you think they're full of sh1te, stop watching their games.
Well, I think you are either having a larf with that - or you are totally wrong. FIFA is a global (private) organisation that should lead by example - especially in a game where racism is endemic. In fact they claim to represent all that is good in sport - except that the head (Blatter) has demonstrated time and time again that he personally puts no values on moral issues. In fact I would go as far as to say that he represents everything that is bad in the game. The game belongs to it`s grass roots. You may think I am misguided in saying that but it`s something I firmly believe in - so why should we stop watching the games? If they will not put the beautiful game to rights - we (the fans) should not walk away, we should try to bring change. To say that they do not owe the world any minimum level of ethical behaviour - is just bullshit . . sorry if you feel insulted by that but I love the game too much and it riles me to see d**k-heads like Sepp Blatter get away with his dictatorial hypocrisy.
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