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Oct 9, 2:53 AM EDT
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FIFA in total meltdown: Blatter and Platini suspended
| International soccer was engulfed by a new crisis on Thursday as FIFA president Sepp Blatter and UEFA president Michel
Platini, the two most powerful men in soccer, were suspended from all soccer activities for 90 days by FIFA's ethics committee, leaving the sport reeling from scandals across the globe with
a power vacuum at the top. In line to replace Blatter until a new president is elected next February is Cameroonian Issa Hayatou, the African confederation
president, but it is not known if he wants to serve. |
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|Time is running out on violent goalkeeping |
Employing former players as TV experts is now well established as the thing to do. Like it or not, that's what we're getting. Occasionally it works well -- which is surprising, because TV work is
specialist work, and it's alarmingly clear that none of these guys has any training for the job.
|WHAT THEY'RE SAYING|
|"For the most part, the competition part of it is somewhat useless. I guess the part about being in [the next World Cup host's] country and getting the lay of the land is important, but the
Confederations Cup is one of these competitions where I'm sure the national teams and the players would rather not have it, because it's just another game or series of games at a time when players
need a break."|
-- LA Galaxy coach Bruce Arena, who took the USA to two Confederation Cups, on the reward for Saturday's winner of USA-Mexico. (MLSSoccer.com)