Blatter backs German proposal for FIFA integrity checks


Sepp Blatter, FIFA President
LONDON (Reuters) – FIFA president Sepp Blatter has endorsed a German proposal for stronger integrity checks to vet top soccer officials as the sport’s global governing body grapples with the fallout of a massive corruption scandal.
Blatter also took a swipe at European soccer federation UEFA, who he said had blocked the proposal by German FA president Wolfgang Niersbach.
“Wolfgang Niersbach from Germany, has put forward a motion I support,’ the Swiss wrote in his column in FIFA Weekly Magazine.
“(He) has proposed an independent integrity check for all members of the most important FIFA Committees.
“In doing so, Niersbach has …Read More

Source:: PM Newspaper