Rus News Journal

J.Blatter is re-elected by president FIFA

Joseph Blatter re-elected on a post of president FIFA. This decision was accepted on 61 - m the congress of this organisation which passes in the Swiss Zurich, transfers Reuters.
On elections of the head of the organisation today for its nominee it has been given 186 of 203 voices of participants of congress FIFA. Thus, J.Blatter has headed again Football federation, despite the recent corruption scandals which have arisen around of its person. Week before it it was completely defensible ethical committee FIFA which has made investigation in connection with charges to the president of federation.
Blatter was the unique applicant for a post of president FIFA. Its competitor - Mohamed a bin of Hammam - has removed the nominee on Sunday in connection with the scandal which has inflamed round it about payoff of members of executive committee FIFA at a choice of the countries of carrying out of the future World championships on football.
and to other member of executive committee to Jack Uorneru it was forbidden to It to be present in the congress - hall FIFA during voting. To J. Uornera similar charges have been brought. Concerning both sports officials careful investigation of ethical committee of the International federation will be made.
on the threshold of J.Blatter`s voting has promised that will offer changes in procedure of election of the countries of carrying out of the World championships and will toughen fight against corruption in FIFA.
it is necessary For us to strengthen ethical committee, to make its more professional. The congress should appoint committee-men. The new ethical code becomes also the code of personal behaviour - has declared J.Blatter after announcement of results of voting of members of executive committee.
we will remind that Joseph Blatter has risen at a wheel of world football in 1998., having replaced with this post of Brazilian Zhoao Avelanzha. At Blattere for the first time in history the World championship has passed in Africa, and then the right to carrying out mundialja was received by the Eastern Europe and the Near East.