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FIFA president Sepp Blatter has denied reports that he plans to hand over power to UEFA chief Michel Platini before the end of his final four-year tenure as the head of world football's governing body.

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FIFA confirm World Cup decision date to go ahead as plannedupdated: Fri Oct 29 2010 12:47:00

FIFA have confirmed they will retain the December date to announce who will host the 2018 and 2022 World Cup finals after the bidding process was dogged by allegations of corruption.

2 top FIFA officials suspended amid World Cup bribe probeupdated: Wed Oct 20 2010 17:33:00

FIFA has suspended two of its top officials as it probes reports they solicited bribes in exchange for supporting 2018 and 2022 World Cup bids, the world soccer governing body announced Wednesday.

Blatter laments 'sad day' as FIFA provisionally bans officialsupdated: Wed Oct 20 2010 15:16:00

Soccer's governing body has provisionally suspended two of its delegates who were accused of offering to sell their votes to countries bidding to host the 2018 World Cup.

African legends believe continent's football has come of ageupdated: Mon Jun 14 2010 12:01:00

The hosting of the 2010 World Cup by South Africa was always going to be an occasion for celebration among football lovers around the world, but for former soccer greats who call the continent home, the event has a significance beyond mere fandom.

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