179prs_BLABLABLATTER: your goal, our gaol.

On 2nd June 2015 Sepp Blatter declared his resignation from the FIFA Presidency. This was a surprise as Blatter had, just recently, been elected for a 5th term and so the speculation as to the timing of his resignation commences… Blatter, the ultimate patron/padrone of the practice WHAT_architecture FC, has been pushed out of football by a nation that doesn’t even really play football: the US. Federal prosecutors, led by Attorney General Loretta E Lynch, last week arrested senior FIFA executives on charges of corruption, wire fraud and bribery. Now with this resignation it appears that an American offensive might have presented Blatter with football’s ultimate sudden death scenario: Penalties! “Your goal is to avoid gaol…”



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