"I have seen with my own eyes federation presidents who, after one day comparing FIFA leaders to the devil, then go on stage and compare those same people with Jesus Christ. Nobody told me about this.
I saw it with my own eyes."
-- Portuguese great Luis Figo
on pulling out of the presidential race for FIFA president in which Sepp Blatter
is the heavy favorite to get re-elected to a fifth term next week. Figo termed the process "a plebiscite for the delivery of absolute power to one man --
something I refuse to go along with." (AP