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Blatter favours winter World Cup
May 15, 2013
By Ian Holyman, France Correspondent
With summer temperatures soaring into the 40°Cs, a number of high-profile football figures, such as UEFA president Michel Platini, have stated their opposition to hosting the 2022 World Cup in its habitual summer time slot.
Blatter, 77, believes the scorching weather in the Gulf state is not as much a ...