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FIFA President Sepp Blatter to step down amid corruption scandal (updated)

"The elections are closed but the challenges that FIFA are facing have not come to an end. FIFA needs profound restructuring," Blatter said in a press conference tonight.

Sepp Blatter re-elected as FIFA president for a fifth term

The 79-year-old Blatter, who has been president of FIFA since 1998, defeated Prince Ali bin Al Hussein of Jordan, at a time when the world's football governing body faces a serious crisis of confidence.

FIFA revisits option of holding 2022 World Cup in January/February

Despite promises to avoid clashing with the Winter Olympics timetable, a FIFA task force is considering moving the Qatar-hosted tournament up by six months so that it will be held in the cooler months here.
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