Blatter hints at new evidence to challenge 6-year FIFA ban

GENEVA --- Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter claims to have "new facts" and wants to re-open the financial misconduct case that led to his six-year ban. "As new facts have appeared it's time to question the decision of the Fifa Ethics-Committee --- my suspension of 6 years!" Blatter said Friday on his reactivated Twitter account. Asked by The Associated Press for details of potential evidence, Blatter spokesman Thomas Renggli replied in a message: "We are working on it." Blatter is barred from soccer through October 2021 after the Court of Arbitration for Sport upheld his ban for payments to one-time adviser Michel Platini. The case cost Platini the UEFA presidency, and ...Keep on reading: Blatter hints at new evidence to challenge 6-year FIFA ban

Disclaimer : Mytimesnow (MTN) lets you explore worldwide viral news just by analyzing social media trends. Tap read more at source for full news. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply any endorsement of the views expressed within them.