Sepp Blatter: January not an option

November 8, 2013
By Associated Press

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -- FIFA President Sepp Blatter held firm Friday against shifting the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to January or February to avoid the searing summer heat in the Gulf.

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caption:Sepp Blatter said January-February 2002 World Cup dates aren't viable. END# Blatter said FIFA officials and others "are starting now the consultations" on whether to move the World Cup from its traditional ...

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