What They're Saying: Michel Platini

"What was the ethics committee doing between 2011, when I was paid, and 2015? Was it sleeping? Suddenly it wakes up. Ah yes, it wakes up in a FIFA election year when I'm a candidate. It's amazing."

-- Banned UEFA president Michel Platini, suggesting his eight-year ban by the ethics committee from all soccer activities was politically motivated. He will appeal the ban, saying his reputation has been sullied, whatever the outcome, and he has been kicked in the teeth. (AFP)
1 comment about "What They're Saying: Michel Platini".
  1. Ginger Peeler, December 23, 2015 at 2:13 p.m.

    How long has it been since he and Blatter have lived in the real world? How many years have they accepted the corruption all around them and totally failed to notice? C'mon...give me a break! Someone should have stopped them years ago.

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