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Reform delay annoys Platini

May 31, 2013
By ESPN staff
UEFA president Michel Platini is unhappy that reforms of age and term limits for FIFA officials are taking so long - and has denied UEFA is at fault for the delay.

FIFA's executive committee this week postponed any vote on such changes until 2014, meaning president Sepp Blatter could yet stand for election again in 2015. By the time the next term is completed he would be 83.

"Perhaps there is some politics inside FIFA... but if they don't want [the reforms], then they are not ...

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