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


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Survivor stories from Super Typhoon Haiyan

    Survivor stories from Super Typhoon Haiyan

    The Philippines’ Typhoon Haiyan was the strongest storm ever to make landfall. Five years on, we revisit this story.

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    Thou Shalt Not Kill: Israel's Hilltop Youth

    Thou Shalt Not Kill: Israel's Hilltop Youth

    Meet the hardline group willing to do anything, including going against their government, to claim land for Israel.