Sepp Blatter has announced that he will withdraw from the post of FIFA president. The news arrived on Tuesday evening.
The 79-year-old shocked the entire football world by calling a press conference to stepping down as FIFA president amid a corruption scandal engulfing the organisation:
World reacted to the BIG news with a sigh of relief and optimism…!
Bye bye Sepp, Now it’s really going to get interesting… #FIFA
— Jay DeMerit (@D6MERIT) June 2, 2015
When you hear the news that Sepp Blatter has resigned as President of FIFA http://t.co/6tpRl6ckRc
— Leo Messi (@messi10stats) June 2, 2015
When you find out Blatter has resigned as FIFA President. https://t.co/xXTE8fMtzE
— FootyHumour (@FootyHumour) June 2, 2015
— KICKTV (@KICKTV) June 2, 2015
Football reacts to Blatter’s resignation. https://t.co/hdzTXc6Dcy
— HLTCO (@HLTCO) June 2, 2015
Sepp Blatter has resigned! http://t.co/ZAby8F7DTq
— Football Vines (@FootballVines) June 2, 2015
Blatter has resigned. Can’t quite believe it. FIFA always appeared to be such a fine upstanding organisation.
— Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) June 2, 2015
BREAKING: Sepp Blatter resigns as President of FIFA. pic.twitter.com/PKvoHqutrS
— BBC Sporf (@BBCSporf) June 2, 2015