Sepp Blatter - Quotes

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FIFA stands for discipline, respect, fair-play, not just on the field of play, but in our society as well. ---->>>

Fifa cannot sit by and see greed rule the football world. Nor shall we. ---->>>

The source of wealth is from individuals with little or no history of interest in the game, who have happened upon football as a means of serving some hidden agenda. ---->>>

As long as you've got serious investors who wish to put money into football, I applaud. It proves that football is attractive. What upsets me, what I find scandalous, is when clubs accept fools. ---->>>

What I am most proud of is the legacy of hope that FIFA and football leaves around the world. It makes all of the efforts and energy I pour into this job worth it. ---->>>

I have no problem with G14. How can I oppose something that as far as I am concerned, does not exist? ---->>>

Racism and discrimination of any kind have no place in football. ---->>>

The important thing for me was that the World Cup should travel round the world. ---->>>

Liverpool have won everything but never a World Championship. I am sure in the future they will once again make the effort to win the tournament. They have had good rhythm in the Premier League this season. ---->>>

FIFA's goal of making the world a better place through football cannot be achieved through our efforts alone - equally important is the power which every fan of the beautiful game has at their disposal. ---->>>

It is very important that football can see beyond religion but FIFA does not just ignore its impact. ---->>>

There is a movement in club football, which I don't necessarily consider a prime example of solidarity, because it leads us to conclude the rich are getting richer and they are using everything in the market to create an exodus from Africa. ---->>>

What we have to do is to find a solution that the interests of the national teams are respecting the interests of the clubs. And also the clubs they shall respect the interests and the aspirations of national teams. ---->>>

The World Cup must remain the number one competition, because it is our only source of money and, with that money, we can develop football in the whole world. ---->>>

Because I love football and I love the footballers. ---->>>

Yes, in general, I think there is too much club football on TV. ---->>>

Racism is if there are spectators or, outside the field of play, there are movements to discrimination, but, on the field of play, I deny that there is racism. ---->>>

Why is it good for football to take the excitement away from fans by overcharging them for tickets to see their team? ---->>>

It's up to the national associations and their leagues to limit the entry of foreign players. ---->>>


Nationality: Swiss
Born: 03-10, 1936
Occupation: Leader

Joseph "Sepp" Blatter (born 10 March 1936) is a Swiss football administrator who was the eighth president of FIFA (Fédération Internationale de Football Association) from 1998 to 2015. From a background in business, public relations, and sports administration, Blatter became general secretary of FIFA in 1981 and was then elected president at the 51st FIFA Congress on 8 June 1998, succeeding João Havelange, who had headed the organization since 1974 (wikipedia)