FIFA president set for talks

Blatter to meet with anti-racism chief

November 30, 2011
By Harry Harris, Football Correspondent
FIFA president Sepp Blatter has praised the work of English football's anti-racism organisation Kick It Out and pledged his personal support to the body in a communiqué with its chairman Lord Herman Ouseley.

Blatter, who was criticised earlier this month for suggesting that racism on the pitch should be settled with a handshake, is in contact with Lord Ouseley and has agreed to meet with him early in the New Year.

"Following his statement and then his apology, we are seeking ...

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