Acquitted of corruption charges, Joseph Blatter, former FIFA president, reacted this Saturday, through social networks, to the decision announced on July 8.
“Hello friends, I’m back, still strong. Seven years of lies are over. Now the game is back in the right direction. Or as Michel Platini said: they will hear from us again”, said the former leader.
It is recalled that the former UEFA official was also acquitted in this case, in which both were suspected of having arranged the illicit payment of two million Swiss francs (about 1.8 million euros) to Platini, by FIFA at the time. led by Blatter.