Blatter scandal

Blatter: Racism row 'over'

November 23, 2011
By ESPN staff
FIFA president Sepp Blatter considers the race row he sparked to be over and insists he maintains a "zero tolerance" stance on racism.

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Blatter, 75, came under fire last week for claiming there is no racism in the game and any comments should be ended by a handshake.

"I would deny it," Blatter said last week. "There is no racism, there is maybe one of the players towards another, ...

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