Friday 24 November 2017

Jim van Wijk: Isn’t it high time bumbling Sepp Blatter was given the red card by FIFA?

"I SEE no ships", the FIFA president will no doubt have declared from his ivory tower in Zurich when surveying the fallout from the latest public relations disaster. Yet the reality for Sepp Blatter could not be more stark.

Put simply, racism, of any form, has no place in society, sport or anywhere else for that matter.

Blatter can dress his "misunderstood" comments up as much as he likes, but that is what he should have said when asked about the subject, twice, during different television interviews.

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