Sepp Blatter


Fifa reveals former president Sepp Blatter’s salary was £2.6m

Sepp Blatter was paid a £2.6m package last year, the first for which Fifa has disclosed the salary paid to its president and secretary general. Football’s world governing body published the figure in its accounts for 2015, which showed that a year of unprecedented corruption scandals had led to it losing $122m (£84m).

Blatter to fight against 8 year ban

FIFA President Sepp Blatter has vowed to "fight" his suspension after he and European soccer boss Michel Platini were both banned from soccer for eight years on Monday by the ethics committee of the sport's global governing body.