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FIFA balance of power tips from Sepp Blatter to outraged sponsors
FIFA balance of power tips from Sepp Blatter to outraged sponsors

Sepp Blatter's days are numbered. And that number may not be a big one. After 17 years atop sport's most lucrative, powerful and seemingly corrupt organization, FIFA's anachronistic president was dealt a major blow this week when the U.S. Department of Justice unsealed a 47-count indictment that painted soccer's global governing body as a criminal enterprise involved in bribery, corruption, money-laundering, racketeering and fraud. Blatter hasn't been charged, but there have already been calls for his resignation, including from UEFA President Michel Platini. Yet Blatter, soccer's "Teflon Don," has repeatedly and improbably avoided sanction...

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