"This is abuse. The rich Premier League is trying to get richer and wants to expand the importance of that league. This does not take into consideration the fans of the clubs and it gives the impression that they just want to go on tour to make some money."
-- FIFA President Sepp Blatter, stating his disapproval for an English Premier League proposal to hold a round of games on foreign soil. Blatter said the scheme, which would bring EPL games to U.S. cities, would be nixed by FIFA's executive committee. (Reuters)