FIFA Suspends Sepp Blatter

Blatter and Platinni

Fifa’s Ethics Committee has ‘provisionally’ suspended the federation’s top boss Sepp Blatter, visit this cialis 40mg his vice president who also double’s as UEFA boss Michel Plattini and secretary general Jerome Valcke for a period of Ninety (90) days.

“The duration of the bans may be extended for an additional period not exceeding 45 days, seek ” part of the statement from Fifa read.

The committee has been confined in a weeklong meeting after the Swiss attorney general opened criminal investigations against Mr Blatter over a £1.3m payment to UEFA President Michel Platini.

“The grounds for these decisions are the investigations that are being carried out by the investigatory chamber of the Ethics Committee. The chairman of the chamber is Dr Cornel Borbély. The investigation into Joseph S. Blatter is being carried out by Robert Torres, seek the investigation into Michel Platini by Vanessa Allard.”

South Korean national and Former Fifa vice-president Chung Mong Joon has not been spared the whip and has been banned for six years and fined £67,000.

Chung Mong has been found guilty of infringing article 13 (General rules of conduct), article 16 (Confidentiality), article 18 (Duty of disclosure, cooperation and reporting), article 41 (Obligation of the partiesto collaborate) and article 42 (General obligation to collaborate) of the FIFA Code of Ethics.

There has been immense pressure for the embattled Swiss man to step down including calla from Coca-Cola, Visa, Anheuser- Busch and McDonald’s some of the big sponsors of the world football body.


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