When was Sepp Blatter elected FIFA president?



When was Sepp Blatter elected FIFA president?

^ "Joseph "Sepp" Blatter elected new FIFA president". Fox Sports. 8 June 1998. Archived from the original on 10 June 1998. Retrieved 1 September 2014. ^ "Blatter set for third FIFA term". BBC. 2 April 2007.

Who is Sepp Blatter?

Joseph "Sepp" Blatter (born 10 March 1936) is a Swiss football administrator who was the eighth President of the FIFA (French: Fédération Internationale de Football Association) from 1998 to 2015.

What did FIFA boss Sepp Blatter do?

Blatter’s reign oversaw a vast expansion in revenues generated by the FIFA World Cup accompanied by the collapse of the marketing company International Sport and Leisure and numerous allegations of corruption in the bidding processes for the awarding of FIFA tournaments.

Was Sepp Blatter banned from football for eight years?

^ Gibson, Owen (21 December 2015). "Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini banned from football for eight years by Fifa". The Guardian. Archived from the original on 21 December 2015.