FIFA Boss Sepp Blatter not Serving Football Anymore, Says Michel Platini

Michel Platini, 59, who is UEFA president has no regrets for not running against Sepp Blatter who is likely to secure a fifth term at next year's FIFA elections.

updated: October 17, 2014 15:45 IST
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Platini (L) feels Blatter (R) has become FIFA.

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Paris: UEFA president Michel Platini hit out at FIFA chief Sepp Blatter on Friday, saying the Swiss has stopped serving the cause of football.

"Sepp is not the president of FIFA anymore. He is FIFA," Frenchman Platini, whose book "Let's Talk About Football" was released this week, told sports daily L'Equipe.

"Platini, Pele, Blatter, (former FIFA presidet Joao) Havelange must yield to the interests o ffootball.

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