Blatter: 'There is no racism on the pitch'

In an exclusive interview with Al Jazeera, FIFA president Sepp Blatter denies racism is an issue between players.


    The most powerful man in world football, Sepp Blatter, has told Al Jazeera that the sport does not have a racism problem on the pitch.

    The FIFA President addressed a problem that has hit the English Premier League while talking about his fight to restore his organisation's damaged reputation.

    He spoke exclusively to Al Jazeera’s Lee Wellings in Zurich.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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